Fly Over the Ottawa River

By Stephen Johnson There is a new way to cross the Ottawa River this summer. Interzip Rogers is a zipline between Ottawa and Gatineau. It is billed as the first interprovincial zipline ever. I was eager to try the zipline but there was only one problem, I am deathly afraid of heights. I was glad I could live the experience through our...

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Revisiting the Cold War

The Curious Trekker By Peter Johansen PHOTOS: DIEFENBUNKER: CANADA’S COLD WAR MUSEUM Planning and paranoia at the Diefenbunker I came of age during the Cold War of the 1950s, scampering under school desks for Emergency Broadcasting System drills. I knew it was serious stuff but had little more understanding of world politics than, “We’re...

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