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Minister Lebouthillier visits the crew of the CCGS Cap d'Espoir in Rivière-au-Renard, Quebec

| Canadian Coast Guard | news releases

While in Gaspé for the announcement of the Quebec Fisheries Fund, the Member of Parliament for Gaspésie—Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine and Minister of National Revenue, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, took the opportunity to meet with the employees of the Rivière-au-Renard Search and Rescue Station. Commanding Officer Rudy Kerschbaumer and his crew welcomed the Minister and accompanied her aboard the CCGS Cap d'Espoir, a vessel primarily intended for search and rescue missions at sea.


Canadian Coast Guard search and rescue lifeboat stations in Ontario now open

| Canadian Coast Guard | news releases

The Canadian Coast Guard’s nine seasonally operated search and rescue lifeboat stations on the Great Lakes, Georgian Bay and St. Lawrence River in Ontario are now open. Located at Kingston, Cobourg, Port Weller, Port Dover, Amherstburg, Tobermory, Goderich, Meaford and Thunder Bay, these stations are strategically located to provide fast response and reduce the number and severity of maritime incidents.


Spring Icebreaking at the port of Thunder Bay, Ontario

| Canadian Coast Guard | news releases

The Canadian Coast Guard advises residents of Thunder Bay, Ontario on Lake Superior that icebreaking operations will start as early as March 19, 2019. The purpose of this annual operation is to break up the ice in order to allow commercial vessels safe and efficient movement into and out of the Port of Thunder Bay.


Spring Icebreaking on Quebec’s Rivers and Lakes

| Canadian Coast Guard | news releases

The Canadian Coast Guard wishes to recall that, on February 25, it undertook its spring icebreaking operations on several rivers and river mouths in Quebec.


The Government of Canada donates surplus Coast Guard helicopter

| Canadian Coast Guard | news releases

The Government of Canada is supporting the development of well-trained, skilled personnel to serve the aerospace industry of the future, by donating surplus Coast Guard assets to educational institutions across Canada. These donations are helping to support aircraft maintenance training in Canada, providing practical and hands-on experience to students.


The Government of Canada donates surplus Coast Guard helicopter

| Canadian Coast Guard | news releases

The Government of Canada is supporting the development of well-trained, skilled personnel to serve the aerospace industry of the future, by donating surplus Coast Guard assets to colleges and universities across Canada.


Canadian Coast Guard employees receive Exemplary Service Awards

| Canadian Coast Guard | news releases

Fifteen members of the Canadian Coast Guard Atlantic Region were awarded Exemplary Service Medals and Bars today at Government House in St. John’s, NL. The awards were presented by Her Honour The Honourable Judy Foote, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador on behalf of Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada and Honorary Chief Commissioner of the Canadian Coast Guard.


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