Thompson, Manitoba City Profile
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Thompson, Manitoba City Profile

Population: 12,829 Elevation: 656ft (200m) Time Zone: Central Time Zone Website: Link News: Thompson Citizen | Nickel Belt News Thompson, Manitoba is the Northern most “city” in Manitoba.  We basically consider anything above 10,000 a city in Canada only because they are self sufficient enough to provide basic services for their citizens (sewer system, public transportation, University, etc).  It is considered the major...

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Fort Nelson, British Columbia City Profile

Population: 4,514 Elevation: 1,350ft (410m) Website: www.northernrockies.ca News: The Fort Nelson News Fort Nelson is largest town in British Columbia’s Northeastern corner.  It was established back in 1805 as a trading post.  North West Company used it for fur trading in the late 1700′s and early 1800′s.  Things to do (In Town) Poplar Hills Golf Course Fort Nelson Demonstration Trails Cross-Country Skiing Amazing...

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Red Deer, Alberta City Profile

Population: 82,772 Elevation: 2,805 feet (855m) Website: www.reddeer.ca Local Papers: Red Deer Advocate, Red Deer Express Radio Stations: 89.9 (Tourist Information), 94.1 (Sunny 94 – Adult Contemporary), 95.5 CKGY (KG Country), 99.9 (CBC Radio 2), Zed 99 (Active Rock), 101.3 (“Kraze 101.3″ – Contemporary Hit Radio), 102.1 (Jazz), Big 105.5 (Hot Adult Alternative), 106.7 (“The Dive” – Classic...

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Airdrie, Alberta City Profile

You might look at the picture we have submitted for Airdrie and think to yourself, “Why haven’t I seen or heard of this place before?”  Well, chances are you have heard of Calgary and Airdrie is the suburbs for Calgary.  You might think of it as a separate town considering its 20 miles from downtown Calgary but really there is only 5 miles of farmland in between Calgary and Airdrie.   You just have to head north on...

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Swift Current, Saskatchewan City Profile

Population: 15,048 Elevation: 2,680 feet (817m) Website:  www.city.swift-current.sk.ca News: Southwest Booster | Prairie Post Radio: AM 540 (CBC Radio One), AM 570 (Country), FM 94.1 (Classic Hits), FM 95.7 (CBC Radio 2), FM 97.1 (Adult Contemporary) TV Channels: 5 (CBC), 12 (CTV) Things to Do Art Gallery of Swift Current Swift Current Museum Doc’s Town Heritage Village Mennonite Heritage Village Living Sky Casino Lyric Theatre...

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