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2017 in Canada

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2017
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Canada

Decades:
See also:

Events from the year 2017 in Canada.

Incumbents

The Crown

Federal government

Provincial governments

Lieutenant Governors

Premiers

Territorial governments

Commissioners

Premiers

Events

January

March

April

Rescuers working during the Quebec flooding on May 8.
  • April 5 - end of May – Floods hit Eastern Canada, with Quebec the hardest hit. Two people are killed and 2,720 are forced from their homes.[38] Montreal declared a state of emergency.[39]
  • April 22 - 19 year old Serena McKay is beaten to death by two female classmates in Sagkeeng First Nation, Manitoba. The case provoked outrage, with the videos of the murder being posted online.[40]

May

June

  • June 13 – A Twitter account known as "CanadaCreep" was reported to police. The account was shut down, dozens of terabytes of data were seized by police and a Calgary man faced voyeurism charges.[45]

July

August

September

October

November

December

  • Late December - January 2018 – A cold wave brings record low temperatures to much of the country.[56]

Arts, literature and sports

Art

Film

Music

Television

Sports

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

December

Notes

  1. ^ After the retirement of George Tuccaro on May 10, 2016, the position has been vacant. The responsibilities of the Commissioner are being undertaken by Deputy Commissioner Gerald W. Kisoun.

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