Newspaper article The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press News Agenda For

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press News Agenda For

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The Canadian Press News Agenda for


EDITORS: Following is a list of news events for June 15 as of 10:09 p.m. ET:

x-denotes wire, y-denotes picture, z-denotes graphics coverage.

Copy from other events based on merit and availability. All times local unless otherwise noted.

Queries about these events and stories in The Canadian Press report should be directed to the departments listed below (all phone numbers 416 area code):

Main Desk (National News) 507-2150

World Desk 507-2165

Sports Desk 507-2154

Ontario Desk 507-2159

Photo Desk 507-2169

Specials Desk (Syndicated Copy) 507-2152

IT Desk (Technical Trouble) 507-2099 or 800-268-8149



x-SAINT JOHN, N.B. _ Crown prosecutors seek temporary order to keep search warrants in Richard Oland murder investigation sealed for another six months. (9 a.m. at Provincial Court)

COLE HARBOUR, N.S. _ Members of the Nova Scotia Union of Public and Private Employees hold an information picket a Premier Darrell Dexter's constituency office. (7:30 a.m. at Constituency Office, 971 Cole Harbour Rd.)

x-HALIFAX _ Preliminary hearing for Nova Scotia legislator Trevor Zinck. He is facing fraud-related charges in the province's legislative spending scandal. Through June 17. (9:30 a.m. at Provincial Court, Spring Garden Rd.)



MONTREAL _ Garda World Security Corp. holds annual meeting of shareholders. (9 a.m. at Club St. James, 1145 Union Ave. )

MONTREAL _ Former governor general Michaelle Jean attends a one-day conference on the role of NGOs in rebuilding Haiti. Academics, politicians and diplomats will make presentations and take part in roundtable discussions. (9 a.m. at Hotel Plaza Holiday Inn, 420 Sherbrooke St. W.)

x-MONTREAL _ Toy company Mega Brands holds annual meeting of shareholders. (9:30 a.m. at 4505 Hickmore)



OTTAWA _ Statistics Canada releases the national balance sheet accounts for the first-quarter. (8:30 a.m. at

OTTAWA _ Statistics Canada releases the monthly survey of manufacturing for April. (8:30 a.m. at

OTTAWA _ Water scientists Dr. David Schindler and Dr. John Smol hold news conference to rebut government arguments about the cancellation of the experimental lakes area (9:30 a.m. at National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington St.)



BURLINGTON, Ont. _ The Sound of Music Festival featuring five stages with acts such as Arkells, Big Sugar, Carly Rae Jepsen, The Stellas, Deric Ruttan, Wintersleep, Walk Off the Earth. Through June 17. Go to for the full schedule.

DORION, Ont. _ Enbridge Inc. and Renewable Energy Systems Canada Inc., an affiliate of RES Americas, celebrate the completion of Enbridge's 99-megawatt Greenwich Windfarm (10:15 a.m. 870 Greenwich Lake Road), followed by a barbecue and community announcements (12:15 p.m., Dorion Public School, 175 Dorion Loop Road).

LONDON, Ont. _ The Ontario Pharmacists' Association's Annual Conference. Deb Matthews, minister of Health and Long-Term Care, wraps up the conference with a speech on June 16. (London Convention Centre)

LONDON, Ont. _ The London Police Service hosts a news conference to discuss the upcoming Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police's 2012 annual meeting. (10 a.m. at Community Room, 601 Dundas Street)

LONDON, Ont. _ Former Supreme Court of Canada justice Ian Binnie receives an honorary degree from Western University. (3 p.m. at 1151 Richmond Street)

xy-NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. _ Nik Wallenda attempts a 550 metre-long tightrope walk over the brink of Niagara Falls. (9 p.m.)

TORONTO _ The Canada Dance Festival, celebrating the achievements of Canadian choreographers. Highlights include Fortier Danse-Creation from Quebec and Toronto Dance Theatre. Through June 16. (Check for venues and show times )

TORONTO _ The Toronto Raptors hold pre-draft workouts at Air Canada Centre. …

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