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Headlines for July 27, 2017

BY ANQI SHEN | JUL 27 2017

‘Monumental task’: National effort launched to tackle mental health of public safety workers

A new research group launched in St. John’s Tuesday to work on a national strategy to support the mental health of the country’s frontline workers.

U.S. Coast Guard testing new icebreaker designs at St. John’s research facility

Current testing is to be used for new American heavy icebreaker ships to be built by 2023.

Regina Leader-Post
Opinion: Canadians need not apply

Excluding young Canadian scholars at a time when they need opportunities is only one of the problems with the Canada 150 Research Chairs program, writes Raymond Blake.

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