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Remington

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Remington to file for bankruptcy protection

by Jeff Helsdon | February 14, 2018

Rumours of troubles at Remington were proven to be reality on Feb. 12 when the outdoor giant announced it had reached an agreement with its creditors allowing them to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

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Put your knife knowledge to the test

by OOD in partnership with Camillus Knives. | August 22, 2017

Fancy yourself a knife expert? Or just curious about knives? Either way, put your knife knowledge to the test in this quiz!

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Peregrine falcon no longer at extinction risk across most of Canada

by Barney Moorhouse | February 13, 2018

The federal Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) is marking four decades of wildlife protection with some good news: the peregrine falcon is no longer at Risk of Extinction throughout most of Canada.

Fisheries Act

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Changes proposed to Fisheries Act

by Emily Walsh | February 8, 2018

Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) and the Canadian Coast Guard are proposing a series of amendments to the Fisheries Act under the new Bill C-68.

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Fly Fishing

Fly fishing lesson: track your way to better casting

by Rick Whorwood | February 8, 2018

During the years I taught fly casting, I noticed a common trait among learners. Most had a difficult time tracking a straight line with their arm outside their body. My simple test of this ability...

Point Pelee Deer Cull

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Deer cull at Point Pelee National Park

by Jeff Helsdon | February 7, 2018

As part of a plan to restore Point Pelee National Park’s ecosystems, members of the Caldwell First Nation and Parks Canada staff have conducted a deer cull.

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Knife border restrictions

by Jeff Helsdon | February 6, 2018

A recent decision by the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) has reinforced the Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) definition of what knives are prohibited from entering Canada.