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A skater falls after going over the uneven surface of the Rideau Canal Skateway in Ottawa, after its reopening, on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024. The National Capital Commission listed the ice condition as "very poor" and recommended users walk, rather than skate, after an overnight snowfall prevented crews from flooding the canal overnight. (Justin Tang/THE CANADIAN PRESS)
People protest on the anniversary of the police action that broke up the "Freedom Convoy" demonstrations, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2024. Thousands of demonstrators took over streets around Parliament Hill in late January 2022, blocking roads with big-rig trucks and other vehicles and refusing to move. (Patrick Doyle/THE CANADIAN PRESS)
'Skating Through the Forest' at Lac-des-Loups, QC. The ice is pristine and they do a wonderful job maintaining the trails...they even have their own Zamboni! A perfect place for a family outing. (André Martin/CTV Viewer)

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