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David Hyde talks with Vaughn Palmer, columnist for the Vancouver Sun, about the latest news from Canada.

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Ross Reynolds talks with Les Leyne of the Victoria Times Colonist about the latest news from Canada, including McDonalds' decision to suspend its use of the temporary foreign workers program while it awaits and audit.

Also, Canada's health agency issued a voluntary recall for a batch of cannabis sold as "purple kush."

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Marcie Sillman talks with Les Leyne of the Victoria Times Colonist about the town of Kitimat speaking up against the proposed Northern Gateway Pipeline and restoring public trust in workplace safety.

Leyne also talks about a lawsuit filed in the British Columbia Supreme Court on equal rights against religious freedom at a private evangelical university.

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Quebec names Philippe Couillard as its new premier after the general election on April 7, and Vancouver's sewage treatment plans run into some setbacks. Plus, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford gets offered to star in a reality TV show.

Ross Reynolds talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about the week's big stories from Canada.

Last year only 67 percent of toddlers in Washington state were fully vaccinated by age 3.
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Ross Reynolds talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about this week's news from Canada.

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Marcie Sillman talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about Prime Minister Stephen Harper's attempt to fill a vacant seat on the Supreme Court of Canada and cross-border shoppers getting a break on their purchases.

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David Hyde talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper's upcoming visit to Ukraine while truckers continue to strike at Port Metro Vancouver. Vaughn also has the latest update in the Quebec elections.

British Columbia has staked out a negotiating position on a cross-border water treaty that puts it at odds with public utilities and ratepayers in the U.S. Northwest.

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Steve Scher talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about Canadian media mogul, Pierre Karl Péladeau, throwing in his lot with the separatists. Canada also signs free trade agreement with South Korea, and Palmer updates us on Victoria’s latest plan to build its sewage treatment plant.

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Steve Scher talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about this week's news from Canada, including a reaction from Canadian-Ukrainians to the crisis in Ukraine, and Rob Ford's stint on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

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Steve Scher talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about the week's big stories from Canada.

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Ross Reynolds talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about the week's big stories from Canada.

Canadian Olympians Mining For Gold In Sochi

Feb 12, 2014
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Marcie Sillman talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about how Team Canada is faring at the 2014 Winter Olympic in Sochi, Russia.

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Marcie Sillman talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about the State Department's latest report on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline.

The Canadian flag.
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David Hyde talks with Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer about an ad blasting Prime Minister Stephen Harper during the State of the Union, the upcoming Winter Olympics and Seahawks fever spreading north of the border.

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