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The Friday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories - Vancouver Sun

The Friday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top storiesVancouver SunHighlights from the news file for Friday, June 30. ———. OFFICIALS PUT FINISHING TOUCHES ON CANADA 150 CELEBRATIONS: Officials in Ottawa are preparing for a flood of half a million people expected to jam the capital's downtown for Canada Day ...and more »

Canada PM meets aboriginal protesters ahead of Canada Day - Fox News;

Canada PM meets aboriginal protesters ahead of Canada Day - Fox News

Fox NewsCanada PM meets aboriginal protesters ahead of Canada DayFox NewsOTTAWA, Ontario – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with aboriginal activists Friday who set up a demonstration teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day celebrations. The prime minister and his wife arrived at the site as the national capital was ...and more »

Officials work through final preparations for Canada Day in Ottawa - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News;

Officials work through final preparations for Canada Day in Ottawa - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

CP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsOfficials work through final preparations for Canada Day in OttawaCP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsOTTAWA -- Jessica Mellor was doing her best Friday to catch her son, Lincoln, running -- as toddlers often do -- towards a security gate around the main Canada Day stage on Parliament Hill. It was a tranquil moment as the family braced for the hoopla ...and more »

A by-the-numbers look at the main Canada Day celebration on Parliament Hill - National Post

A by-the-numbers look at the main Canada Day celebration on Parliament HillNational PostOTTAWA — The Canada Day stage on Parliament Hill (the biggest one ever) is set for 150th birthday celebrations on Saturday in the nation's capital. Here's a by-the-numbers look at preparations in Ottawa. 600: Volunteers working Canada Day on ...and more »

Canada Day fireworks: Where to watch - CBC.ca;

Canada Day fireworks: Where to watch - CBC.ca

CBC.caCanada Day fireworks: Where to watchCBC.caOrganizers are touting this as the largest Canada Day fireworks show ever. And clocking in at 20 minutes and 17 seconds, it's sure to keep your eyes on the sky. This year, the fireworks with be launched from five locations, including Nepean Point and ...and more »

Countdown to Canada Day - CTV News;

Countdown to Canada Day - CTV News

CTV NewsCountdown to Canada DayCTV NewsCrowds packed onto the lawn of Parliament Hill Friday as officials and a-list musicians put the finishing touches on the big birthday show. Isobel Feldman and her husband came downtown a day early to catch their favourite artists up close and personal ...and more »

Ottawa Canada 150 cevent has unprecendented security, performances, fireworks - Winnipeg Free Press

Ottawa Canada 150 cevent has unprecendented security, performances, fireworksWinnipeg Free PressOTTAWA - Tens of thousands of Canadians — and more than a few wannabe Canadians — are expected to descend on the national capital this weekend to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday. Here are five things you should know: 1.Security will be tight.and more »

Indigenous people explain why they see reasons for hope amid Canada 150 celebrations - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

Indigenous people explain why they see reasons for hope amid Canada 150 celebrationsYahoo News Canada (blog)As people on Parliament Hill protest Canada 150 celebrations, other Indigenous people say there are plenty of reasons for hope. Lyndon Linklater, Shirley Isbister and Tarrant Cross Child say they respect those who oppose Canada Day celebrations.and more »

Final preparations for Canada Day event in Ottawa - CTV News;

Final preparations for Canada Day event in Ottawa - CTV News

CTV NewsFinal preparations for Canada Day event in OttawaCTV NewsOTTAWA -- Jessica Mellor was doing her best to catch her son, Lincoln, running -- as toddlers seemingly often do -- towards a security gate around the main Canada Day stage on Parliament Hill. The family made the trek from Sarnia, Ont., for Canada Day, ...and more »

Justin Trudeau visits Indigenous activists in teepee on Parliament Hill - Toronto Star;

Justin Trudeau visits Indigenous activists in teepee on Parliament Hill - Toronto Star

Toronto StarJustin Trudeau visits Indigenous activists in teepee on Parliament HillToronto StarPrime Minister Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Grégoire Trudeau paid an unexpected visit with Indigenous activists who have erected a teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day celebrations. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau emerges from a teepee ...and more »

Canada Day - Colorado Springs Gazette

Canada DayColorado Springs Gazettephoto - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves a teepee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves a teepee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, on Friday, June 30, 2017. Trudeau had a brief meeting with indigenous ...and more »

Justin Trudeau Meets With Indigenous Group Inside Parliament Hill Teepee - Huffington Post Canada;

Justin Trudeau Meets With Indigenous Group Inside Parliament Hill Teepee - Huffington Post Canada

Huffington Post CanadaJustin Trudeau Meets With Indigenous Group Inside Parliament Hill TeepeeHuffington Post CanadaPrime Minister Justin Trudeau had a brief meeting with indigenous activists who set up a demonstration teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day celebrations. ADVERTISEMENT. OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he delivered a ...and more »

Cree protest ceremony in limbo amid tight security on Hill - iPolitics.ca (subscription);

Cree protest ceremony in limbo amid tight security on Hill - iPolitics.ca (subscription)

iPolitics.ca (subscription)Cree protest ceremony in limbo amid tight security on HilliPolitics.ca (subscription)Indigenous and non-indigenous people holding a ceremony in protest of the Canada Day celebrations stand outside a teepee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, June 29, 2017. iPolitics/Matthew Usherwood ...and more »

Justin Trudeau visits 'reoccupation' teepee on Parliament Hill - CBC.ca;

Justin Trudeau visits 'reoccupation' teepee on Parliament Hill - CBC.ca

CBC.caJustin Trudeau visits 'reoccupation' teepee on Parliament HillCBC.caPrime Minister Justin Trudeau visited a teepee on Parliament Hill that was erected as a symbol of the unresolved grievances many Indigenous people have as the country is set to celebrate its 150th anniversary. The teepee was moved Thursday night, with ...and more »

Activists move teepee near Canada 150 stage - CTV News;

Activists move teepee near Canada 150 stage - CTV News

CTV NewsActivists move teepee near Canada 150 stageCTV NewsIndigenous rights activists continued their “reoccupation ceremony” Thursday night, with the raising of a teepee near the main stage where Canada 150 celebrations will take place on July 1. One day earlier, police and Parliament Hill security had ...and more »

PM, wife visit ceremonial teepee on Parliament Hill - Ottawa Sun;

PM, wife visit ceremonial teepee on Parliament Hill - Ottawa Sun

Ottawa SunPM, wife visit ceremonial teepee on Parliament HillOttawa SunPrime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife, Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau, paid a visit Friday morning to the ceremonial teepee set up by a group of First Nations people on Parliament Hill. Trudeau, wearing jeans and a Canada 150 denim jacket, and ...and more »

BC Indigenous people also reclaiming government site for Canada 150 - MetroNews Canada;

BC Indigenous people also reclaiming government site for Canada 150 - MetroNews Canada

MetroNews CanadaBC Indigenous people also reclaiming government site for Canada 150MetroNews CanadaAfter Algonquin activists set up a teepee on Ottawa's Parliament Hill, Coast Salish nation members will try to 'return the sacred fire' to B.C. Legislature steps. Share on Facebook. Tweet · Reddit this! A. A. Report an Error. Share via Email. Print ...and more »

PM Trudeau visits Parliament Hill protest teepee - CTV News;

PM Trudeau visits Parliament Hill protest teepee - CTV News

CTV NewsPM Trudeau visits Parliament Hill protest teepeeCTV NewsOTTAWA -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met Friday with indigenous activists who set up a demonstration teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day celebrations. The prime minister and his wife arrived relatively unannounced at the site mid-morning, ...and more »

Respect Indigenous Peoples who don't want to celebrate Canada 150, Trudeau urges - iPolitics.ca (subscription);

Respect Indigenous Peoples who don't want to celebrate Canada 150, Trudeau urges - iPolitics.ca (subscription)

iPolitics.ca (subscription)Respect Indigenous Peoples who don't want to celebrate Canada 150, Trudeau urgesiPolitics.ca (subscription)People hold up a sign during a demonstration on Parliament Hill, as a crowd gathered to erect a teepee as part of a four-day Canada Day protest, in Ottawa on Thursday, June 29, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang ...and more »

WE Day Partners with PATTISON to Announce Parliament Hill Celebration in Honor of Canada 150 - Digital Signage Connection

WE Day Partners with PATTISON to Announce Parliament Hill Celebration in Honor of Canada 150Digital Signage ConnectionOTTAWA, ON–(Marketwired – June 29, 2017) – PATTISON Outdoor Advertising and PATTISON Onestop have partnered with WE Day, the world's largest youth empowerment event, to announce and build excitement for WE Day Canada — WE Day's takeover ...and more »