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    Election in the air (still?)

    Rumours that a provincial election call could come at any minute have been swirling for at least three months. Our spinbusters Barbara Emodi, Michelle Coffin and Mike Kydd weigh in.

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    Mainstreet NS Ken Hansen on the future of the world's navies (part 2) Jul 9, 2014 | 11:14Whether DND needs ships, helicopters, or stealth fighters, the Treasury Board insists the lowest price is the law. That means buying in bulk to lower per unit costs, and trying to predict your needs decades into the future. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie
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