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Road Building Or Journalism? – I Was Suppose To Become A Third Generation Road Builder…But Then I Met Jim Vibert & Allan Jeffers

Oct 30, 2018 | Transportation

By Andrew Macdonald

Road building or Journalism?

As the son, grandson, and nephew of Maritime road building legends, I was destined to become a third generation road builder.

That was the plans of my late dad, my best friend in life, Colin R.

Fisherman's Market: Seafood Delivered Overnight Throughout Canada

At age four, at the cottage, dad ordered his dump truck to dump a pile of

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