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Meet your new Nova Scotia lieutenant-governor: Arthur LeBlanc

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has named a Nova Scotia judge as the province’s new lieutenant-governor.

Arthur LeBlanc, who has been a judge of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia since 1998, replaces John James Grant in the vice-regal job. 277 more words


Change Proposed for Election of Lieutenant Governor

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania is one of a handful of states where candidates for governor do not get to choose their running mates for lieutenant governor, but that could soon change. 239 more words


Gord Steinke receives volunteer award from Governor General of Canada

Dozens of Albertans received the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers on Monday, including Global Edmonton’s Gord Steinke, from the Governor General of Canada. The award recognizes the exceptional volunteer achievements of Canadians. 576 more words


The Root On the Run: Justin Fairfax Campaigning for Lt. Governor of Virginia

Tired of punching at the sky, yelling at the television and unfriending folks from high school because of politics? Of course you are! The current administration’s steady commitment to incompetence, corruption and white nationalists has gotten the American people, especially African Americans, riled up in ways not seen since… 1,227 more words

Vimy Sacrifice remembered by Calgary teen

The ultimate sacrifice of a young Alberta farmer was almost forgotten through the passage of time.

But a century later, the valiant death of 18-year-old William Henry Bell is being remembered and celebrated by another young man, who is now being rewarded for his efforts with a trip to Vimy Ridge. 548 more words

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Gordon Barnhart elected in Saskatoon as new SUMA president

Former Saskatchewan Lt.-Gov. Gordon Barnhart will lead the Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association (SUMA) after defeating Saskatoon city Coun. Darren Hill on Monday in the group’s presidential election at its annual convention. 206 more words


Lt. Gov. Matt Michels reaches milestone

Governor Dennis Daugaard opened his 2017 State of the State Address by recognizing a milestone reached by Lt. Governor Matt Michels:

Today is the beginning of Lt.

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