Newspaper article The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press News Agenda for Saturday, Jan. 6 - Monday, Jan. 8

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press News Agenda for Saturday, Jan. 6 - Monday, Jan. 8

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The Canadian Press News Agenda for Jan. 6 - 8

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EDITORS: Following is a list of news events for Saturday, Jan. 6 - Monday, Jan. 8 as of 9 p.m: 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):

National News 507-2150; Sports Desk 507-2154; Ontario Desk 507-2159; Photo Desk 507-2169; IT Desk (Technical Trouble) 507-2099 or 1-800-268-8149.

SATURDAY, JAN. 6

NASHVILLE _ Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay, delivers a keynote address to the American Farm Bureau Federation's annual convention and participate in activities to promote Canada-U.S. trade.

x-MONTREAL _ The archbishop of the Catholic Church of Montreal, Rev. Christian Lepine, leads a march to the cross on Mount Royal to celebrate its 375th anniversary. (12 p.m. at Mount Royal Chalet, 1196 Camillien-Houde Rd.)

CALGARY _ Competitions are held to determine Canada's long track speed skating team for the 2018 Olympics. Through Jan. 9. (Olympic Oval)

SUNDAY, JAN. 7

NASHVILLE _ Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay, delivers a keynote address to the American Farm Bureau Federation's annual convention and participate in activities to promote Canada-U.S. trade.

CALGARY _ Competitions are held to determine Canada's long track speed skating team for the 2018 Olympics. Through Jan. 9. (Olympic Oval)

MONDAY, JAN. 8

ATLANTA _ U.S. College Football Playoff National Championship to determine the national champion in the NCAA Division I.

WHYCOCOMAGH, N.S. _ Cape Breton MP Rodger Cuzner makes a funding announcement related to the Indigenous aquaculture industry. (11 a.m. at Waycobah First Nation Secondary School, 140 Reservation Rd.)

SHERBROOKE, Que. _ The defence continues to present its closing arguments at the trial of three men charged with criminal negligence causing death arising from the Lac-Megantic train explosion that killed 47 people in 2013. (9:30 a.m. at Courthouse)

OTTAWA _ Joshua Boyle scheduled to appear in court to face 15 charges, including sexual assault and forcible confinement. Boyle and his American wife and children were held hostage in Afghanistan and Pakistan for five years. (9:30 a.m. at Ottawa Courthouse, 161 Elgin St., Courtroom 3)

OTTAWA _ The Bank of Canada releases the Business Outlook Survey and the Senior Loan Officer Survey. (10:30 a.m. at Bank of Canada 234 Laurier Avenue West )

GATINEAU, Que. _ Capt. Jean Yves Matte faces two charges each of assault, and conduct to the prejudice of good order and discipline, and one charge each of drunkenness, ill-treatment of a subordinate, and striking a subordinate. (9:30 a.m. at Asticou Centre, Block 2600, Court Room 2601, 241 Boulevard de la Cite-des-Jeunes)

TORONTO _ Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca makes an announcement along with York-Centre MPP Monte Kwinter and Metrolinx CEO Phil Verster. …

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