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Lois Mitchell sworn in as Alberta's new lieutenant-governor

Calgary businesswoman Lois Mitchell couldn’t conceal her excitement at being installed as Alberta’s 18th lieutenant-governor on Friday.

“In my wildest dreams I could not have imagined my life’s path leading to this moment,” she said during a¬†colourful swearing-in ceremony¬†that began in the legislative assembly and concluded with an inspection of troops and a 15-gun salute under an overcast sky. 467 more words


Live stream: Watch as Lois Mitchell is installed as lieutenant-governor

Alberta’s new lieutenant-governor, Lois Mitchell, is being installed at a ceremony in the legislature today.

The Calgary businesswoman was named by Prime Minister Stephen Harper to replace the outgoing Donald Ethell. 74 more words

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Commendations for Carm! McGrath picks up NL Book Award for poetry collection that inspired Waiting Outside...

The Writers Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador announced this morning that Carmelita McGrath has won the E.J. Pratt Award for poetry in the Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards for 2015! 211 more words

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Former lieutenant governor Nelson Doi dies

Former lieutenant governor Nelson Doi has died.

Doi was 93 and died Saturday at his home in Waimea.

He was the fifth person to serve in that position, along side Governor George Ariyoshi, from 1974-78. 81 more words


Former Westchester Exec, Lieutenant Governor Alfred DelBello Dies

LEWISBORO, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Former Westchester County executive and New York state lieutenant governor Alfred DelBello has died.

DelBello’s wife, Dee DelBello, said he died Friday at the age of 80. 157 more words


Missouri man in 'doctor-attorney' ads running for Lt. governor

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Democrat Brad Bradshaw is running for Missouri lieutenant governor in 2016.

The Springfield doctor and attorney announced his candidacy in a statement released Friday. 99 more words


California's Lieutenant Governor, October 1974-January 1975: John Harmer's Brief Stay

With the departure of Ed Reinecke as California’s lieutenant governor, Governor Ronald Reagan was, for the second time during his term, facing the prospect of appointing yet another second-in-command. 799 more words