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Wayne Gretzky at 14
 
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Clips of Wayne Gretzky and dad, Walter Gretzky, from his early days in hockey.
Views: 110939 CTVNewsStox
Sidney Crosby
 
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Segments of two CTV News stories, Sidney Crosby as the 14-year old student and young hockey player, and Sidney Crosby returning home with the Stanley Cup in 2009. Excerpted reports by TSN's Rod Smith (January 16, 2002), and Jacqueline Foster for CTV Atlantic from Cole Harbour NS (August 7, 2009).
Views: 54611 CTVNewsStox
Oh fuddle-duddle!
 
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Scrum outside of the House of Commons relating to an incident that took place in the House on February 16, 1971. Members of the Opposition accused Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau of mouthing an obscenity. He denied it, saying it was nothing more than "Fuddle Duddle".
Views: 12008 CTVNewsStox
Kingston Penitentiary Riot 1971
 
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On April 14, 1971 a riot broke out at Kingston Penitentiary that lasted four days. Two inmates were killed, but all hostages were released unharmed.
Views: 22400 CTVNewsStox
Teenage Wayne Gretzky
 
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Clips of Wayne Gretzky and dad, Walter Gretzky, from his early days in hockey.
Views: 16600 CTVNewsStox
BEACHBOY'S BRIAN WILSON SPEAKS WITH NORM PERRY (1988)
 
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On August 26, 1988, Brian Wilson was interviewed by Norm Perry for Canada AM. HIs first solo album, Brian Wilson, was released on July 12th of that year. Here's an excerpt of that interview.
Views: 4065 CTVNewsStox
Jean Chretien
 
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Canada's twentieth Prime Minister, Jean Chretien held the office from 1993 to 2003, but he held many positions in government before that. A lawyer from Shawinigan, his first election was as the Member of Parliament for Saint-Maurice-Laflèche in 1963, the beginning of a long political career.
Views: 4430 CTVNewsStox
Streets of Montreal - October 1970
 
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Two kidnappings by the FLQ in October 1970 triggered the October Crisis. This was the only occasion when the War Measures Act was used during peacetime. With the military supporting civil authorities, Montreal had the appearance of a city under Marshall Law.
Views: 6640 CTVNewsStox
Canada's mail carriers
 
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In an effort to keep pace with the digital world, Canada Post announced on February 19, 2014 that it will phase out door-to-door delivery in urban centres. Here is the ode to the mail carrier in CTV original footage.
Views: 2908 CTVNewsStox
W5 Manitoba Reserve 1968
 
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In January 1968 a child died of starvation on a reserve near Port Arthur ON. That same year W5 filed this report which takes a look at life on a reserve just north of Winnipeg MB.
Views: 10476 CTVNewsStox
Charter of Rights and Freedom 1982
 
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Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau speaks at the signing ceremony on Parliament Hill on April 17, 1982. Queen Elizabeth and Trudeau sign the document.
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Toronto's Blizzard of 1999
 
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A blizzard in January 1999 dumped 118 cm of snow on Toronto, effectively bringing the city to a standstill. Mayor Mel Lastman called on the army to help shovel the snow, and to use their equipment to augment police and emergency services. Other parts of the country ridiculed Toronto and its mayor. However the city was already effectively closed, and more snow was forecast.
Views: 7312 CTVNewsStox
Sir John Wolfenden Interview from W5 1967
 
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Interview originally aired in 1967. Wolfenden was the Chairman of the British committee that wrote the Report of the Departmental Committee on Homosexual Offences and Prostitution which concluded that homosexual behavior between consenting adults in private should no longer be a criminal offence. The recommendations led to the passage of the Sexual Offences Act 1967, ten years after the report was published.
Views: 4668 CTVNewsStox
Naked Montreal Photo Shoot
 
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A news item from May 26, 2001 featuring New York photographer Spencer Tunick who asked Montrealers to shed their modesty and pose for him.
Views: 9208 CTVNewsStox
Pierre Trudeau
 
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15th Prime Minister of Canada, in office from 1968 to 1979, and then from 1980 to 1984. He quickly rose from Prime Minister Lester Pearson's Parliamentary Secretary, to Justice Minister, to Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada. His personal motto may have been "Reason before passion", but the nation got wrapped up in "Trudeaumania".
Views: 3450 CTVNewsStox
Gordie Howe 1970
 
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Gordie Howe talks about young children playing hockey, the attitude of being a winner, and what it’s like watching his own sons play. Originally broadcast November 29, 1970, W5
Views: 645 CTVNewsStox
Canadian Flag
 
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The Maple Leaf flag, also called the l'Unifolié (one-leafed), has been Canada’s flag since February 15, 1965. Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson formed an all-party committee in 1964 to resolve the “flag issue”, which was a very hot and contentious debate in the early sixties. The committee finally picked a distinctive Canadian design with a stylized red maple leaf in the centre.
Views: 29886 CTVNewsStox
Audrey McLaughlin wins by-election 1987
 
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NDP candidate and future party leader Audrey McLaughlin won election to Parliament in July 1987.
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Bob Marley
 
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30 years ago the world lost a legend, the King of Reggae, Bob Marley. Here CTV's Sandie Rinaldo interviews Marley in 1978, three years before his death. Jamaican president Michael Manley offers his own insight into the political force of reggae, the "people's language".
Views: 764 CTVNewsStox
Union Station, Toronto
 
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Located on Front Street in Toronto, Union Station is the busiest transportation facility in Canada serving over 250,000 passengers a day. The current station was opening by Edward, Prince of Wales on August 6, 1927. It’s had a bit of a facelift lately.
Views: 723 CTVNewsStox
Irving Layton
 
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March 12, 2012 is the one hundreth anniversary of the birth of poet Irving Layton. Born in Romania, Layton emigrated to Montreal as a child. He became one of Canada's greatest and most controversial poets and was twice nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Views: 517 CTVNewsStox
Northern Ireland Troubles
 
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A look back at CTV original footage taken during the early 1970s in Northern Ireland. Comments from William Craig, Ian Paisley, a glimpse of Bernadette Devlin.
Views: 8935 CTVNewsStox
NORTH AMERICA'S FIRST ICE HOTEL
 
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In January 2001 CTV'S Jed Kahane reported from North America's first ice hotel, aka Hôtel de Glace, just outside Quebec City.
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Shanghai Student Protest 1986
 
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CTV's Roger Smith reports from Shanghai China where thousands of students demonstrated for freedom, democracy and human rights.
Views: 742 CTVNewsStox
Jerusalem at night
 
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Original CTV footage of Jerusalem at night. One of the world's oldest cities, considered holy to three major Abrahamic religions - Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
Views: 1789 CTVNewsStox
Viagra Comes To Canada
 
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It's been fifteen years since the little blue pill was approved for sale in Canada.
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Cockroach industry in China
 
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The Chinese belief that cockroaches possess medicinal properties has led to a growth industry. CTV's Janis MacKey Frayer reports.
Views: 573 CTVNewsStox
Cantonese Rat Restaurant
 
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A 1992 CTV News report from Guangzhou, China, on Mr. Wu's Restaurant, where the main attraction is "super deer", also known as RAT. Jim Munson reports.
Views: 7543 CTVNewsStox
MISSISSAUGA TRAIN DISASTER (1979)
 
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On November 10, 1979 a 106-car Canadian Pacific freight train carrying explosive and poisonous chemicals derailed near the interesection of Mavis Road and Dundas Street in Mississauga ON. More than 200,000 people were affected by the largest peace time evacuation in North America, a record that held until Hurricane Katrina caused the evacuation of New Orleans in 2005. There were no deaths resulting from the incident.
Views: 2799 CTVNewsStox
Reaction to Departure of Finance Minister Paul Martin - June 2, 2002
 
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Craig Oliver reports on reaction to Paul Martin's departure from the Liberal cabinet - ten years ago.
Views: 324 CTVNewsStox
TIANANMEN SQUARE - June 4, 1989
 
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In this June 4, 1989 report by CTV reporter Roger Smith, Beijing hospital staff reach the breaking point, as they try to accommodate all the victims of the Martial law crackdown and to come to terms with what is happening to them and their people.
Views: 144 CTVNewsStox
Pioneer Village Christmas 1976
 
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Black Creek Pioneer Village is an example of a typical crossroads community village that would have been found in the Toronto area during the 1800's. This film footage, showing Christmas preparations, was shot in 1976.
Views: 376 CTVNewsStox
Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative Party talks collapse for now - 2003
 
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Ten short years ago Alliance leader Stephen Harper approached a media scrum with the news that the Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative parties had been unable to reach a deal to unite. CTV's Craig Oliver reports
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Groundhog Day
 
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Short Clip of Wiarton Willie, the albino groundhog and his annual predictions on February 2.
Views: 372 CTVNewsStox
JACK LAYTON'S FIRST DAY AS LEADER OF THE NDP OF CANADA
 
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CTV'S Rosemary Thompson reported on Jack Layton's first full day as leader of the New Democratic Party of Canada. Though not yet a Member of Parliament, he was ready to take on the ruling Liberal Party headed by Prime MInister Jean Chretien. And he gave full credit to his wife, Olivia Chow, for being a winning strategist.
Views: 188 CTVNewsStox
WOODLAND CREATURES
 
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A look at creatures living in woodlands.
Views: 780 CTVNewsStox
Hangman
 
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B&W footage from 1962 of protests outside Toronto's Don Jail as the last hangings take place. Colour footage taken by W5 on a visit to the Don Jail death room ten years later.
Views: 486 CTVNewsStox
Mennonites
 
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Glimpses of Old Order life in Mennonite communities.
Views: 596 CTVNewsStox
HMCS HAIDA IS SEVENTY
 
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The HMCS Haida is a tribal class destroyer built in late 1942 in England, and was commissioned into the Royal Canadian Navy in 1943. Of the 27 tribal class destroyers built between 1937 and 1945, only the HMCS Haida survives. She served during World War 2, the Korean War, and on NATO peacekeeping missions. The HMCS Haida is now a museum ship on the waterfront of Hamiton, ON. She was designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1984. This news report by CTV's Henry Champ originally aired August 30, 1973 on the Haida's 30th anniversary.
Views: 1046 CTVNewsStox
Henderson Scores!!
 
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We heard those words on September 26, 1972 when Paul Henderson, playing for the Canadian team in the Summit Series, scored the winning goal to secure victory over the Soviet Team. In fact he scored the winning goals in the final three games of the eight-game series. This reel shows Henderson, teammate Phil Esposito and coach Barry Sinden commenting for W5 from Moscow.
Views: 1100 CTVNewsStox
Brian Mulroney
 
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Canada's eighteenth Prime Minister first entered Parliament as Member of Parliament for Central Nova (August 29, 1983). As leader of the Progressive Conservative Party he served as Prime Minister from 1984 to his retirement in 1993.
Views: 3605 CTVNewsStox
SNAKE AND RODENT SPA TREATMENTS
 
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AN ISRAELI SPA OFFERS UNUSUAL TREATMENTS. REPORTER JANIS MACKEY FRAYER TRIES OUT A SNAKE HAND MASSAGE, WHILE OTHERS GO FOR THE WHOLE BODY TREATMENT. WHAT'S THAT RAT DOING ON YOUR FOOT?
Views: 139510 CTVNewsStox
Labour Day Parade - Sudbury, ON, 1969
 
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In 1969 striking USWA Local 6500 steelworkers from the Inco plant were joined by Falconbridge workers as they took part in a joint Labour Day parade down the streets of Sudbury ON. Their motto was "Strike together, Win Together".
Views: 687 CTVNewsStox
Moose Jaw girls make football team 1986
 
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Two Moose Jaw high school girls wanted to play football rather than stand on the sidelines and cheer. This CTV story, reported by Wayne Mantyka aired on October 19, 1986.
Views: 589 CTVNewsStox
FROM MINI SKIRTS TO SHOULDER PADS
 
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A survey of fashion from the mini skirt to Paris fashion shows featuring generous shoulder pads.
Views: 322 CTVNewsStox
83rd Academy Awards
 
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Do you remember who won last year? Take a look back as Ben Mulroney interviews the stars and some other famous celebrities on the Red Carpet on February 27, 2011
Views: 97 CTVNewsStox
82nd Academy Awards Red Carpet with Ben Mulroney
 
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Some celebrity clips at the 82nd Academy Awards Red Carpet with Ben Mulroney in 2010.
Views: 797 CTVNewsStox
A Short Tribute to John Lennon.
 
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CTV News Stox short tribute commemorates the anniversary of John Lennon's death on December 8, 1980.
Views: 726 CTVNewsStox
Haiti - Short clips on rebuilding after 2010 Earthquake
 
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Aid comes to Haiti after the 2010 Earthquake. Progress is slow.
Views: 1383 CTVNewsStox