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Monument to pay homage to ‘pivotal’ role of First Nations – Part in Laura Secord trek, Battle of Beaverdams to be commemorated
Niagara This Week • 

Walking a Mile (or 20) in Laura Secord’s Shoes
Valerie Pringle
Trans-Canada Trail Chapter 150 Campaign

Friends of Laura Secord board honoured as Paul Harris Fellows by Rotary Club of St. Catharines 
Rotary Club of St. Catharines ‘Gossip Sheet’ • 

Monument proposed to Laura Secord and First Nations 
St. Catharines Standard • 

Laura Secord has stories to tell, says descendant 
Niagara Advance • 2014-05-08

A lasting legacy 
Niagara Town Crier • 2013-07-12

A very modern walk in Laura Secord’s footsteps 
Ottawa Citizen • 2013-07-01

Creating the Cult of Laura Secord
Fife and Drum • 2013-06-30

Which country is that? (Montrealer the face of Laura Secord 
Calgary Herald • 2013-07-01

Following in the footsteps of War of 1812 hero Laura Secord 
Observer Extra • 2013-06-28

More than 1,000 people walk through history to celebrate Secord 
Niagara Advance • 2013-06-27

Olympians to participate in 200th Anniversary Laura Secord Commemorative Walk • 2013-06-24

A hike to remember: Laureen Harper joins 1,000 others in Secord trek 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-06-23

Secord’s church celebrates her as heroine 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-06-23

Laura Secord’s historic walk • 2013-06-22

Minister Nicholson announces support for the commemoration of Laura Secord’s historic walk 
Canadian Heritage • 2013-06-21

Coin and stamp celebrate a Canadian heroine 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-06-21

Secord descendents see unveiling of stamp, coin
Niagara Advance • 2013-06-21

War of 1812 hero Laura Secord commemorated on Royal Canadian Mint 25-cent circulation coin 
Canada Newswire version • 2013-06-21

Montrealer the face of Laura Secord 
Calgary Herald • 2013-06-21

Warriors’ work won Battle of Beaverdams 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-06-20

Music Niagara presents Secord concert Saturday
Niagara Advance • 2013-06-19

Retracing Laura’s steps 
Niagara This Week • 2013-06-19

Friday’s Toast to Laura Secord includes
message from Prince of Wales 

Niagara Advance • 2013-06-19

WAR OF 1812: Laura Secord’s famous walk immortalized in stamp, coin 
What’s On Thorold • 2013-06-18

Friday’s Toast to Secord includes message from the Prince of Wales 
e-paper edition 
Niagara Advance • 2013-06-19

Participants of the walk will leave by the same door through which Secord began her famous trek 
e-paper edition 
Niagara Advance • 2013-06-20

Following Laura Secord 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-06-17

LIVE: Retracing Laura Secord’s steps 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-06-14

Walk follows Laura Secord’s route 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-06-13

3D Technology to create Secord bust replicas  e-paper edition 
Niagara Advance • 2013-06-05

Laura Secord bridge over Twelve Mile Creek officially opens 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-06-02

Bridging the gap for Laura’s crossing –
New bridge over 12 Mile Creek officially opens Saturday 

Niagara This Week • 2013-05-30

Opera puts fun and humorous spin on Secord 
Niagara Advance • 2013-05-28

Secord bridge one of few pedestrian suspension bridges in Canada
Niagara Advance • 2013-05-28

Laureen Harper will take part in 32 km Bicentennial event
Niagara Advance • 2013-05-09

Laureen Harper to join in recreating the Laura Secord Trek on its 200th anniversary 
Sun News • 2013-05-07

Laura Secord’s historic walk immortalized in wilderness trail and opera 
Toronto Star • 2013-05-01 

Bridge will be in place for renowned War of 1812 trek 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-04-11

Mapping the trek of Secord’s accomplishment
Niagara Advance • 2013-04-09

The War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebrations Continue! 
Naturally in Niagara • 2013-04-08

War of 1812 rages on for NOTL 
St. Catharines Standard • 2013-04-06

Volunteers needed for Secord 32-kilometre trek
Niagara Advance • 2013-03-20

Walk into history – Momentum building for 200th anniversary of Laura Secord walk
Niagara This Week • 2013-03-15

Momentum building for 200th anniversary of Laura Secord walk 
Bullet News Niagara • 2013-03-15

Valerie Pringle will walk into history to commemorate Laura Secord 
Niagara Advance • 2013-03-14

Laura Secord wasn’t always a Loyalist • 2013-03-03

Federal building named in Laura Secord’s honour
Niagara This Week • 2012-11-06

No decision on Secord route bridge
Niagara This Week • 2012-06-14

Duplicating Laura Secord’s walk could get easier 
St. Catharines Standard • 2011-08-15

Historical tour on the ‘mooove’ 
Niagara This Week • 2011-12-15

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