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Cottage Trivia

Who Knew?
Canadian Forces Station Alert on Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, is the most northerly permanently inhabited place on Earth

In 2001, a Zamboni was driven from St. John's, NL, to Victoria, BC, at about 14 km/h.  The trip took four months

The first cross-country ski race on record was held in Norway, in 1843

January 1994 was the coldest in 100 years, from Alberta to the Maritimes

January 20 - Fox and coyote breeding season begins in late January

January 27, 1962 - A chinook in Pincher Creek, Alberta, raised the temperature from -19C to +22C in one hour

January 30, 1954 - A rare winter tornado hit White Point Beach, NS

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