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Volume 45#12 Sep 29 – Oct 12, 2020, 2020

Canada’s ‘medical groundbreakers’ celebrated in new five-stamp set

After nearly four months with no new issues, Canada Post released its five-stamp “Medical Groundbreakers” set honouring medical physicians and researchers on Sept. 10. Available in 10-stamp booklets with two of each design, the set is Canada Post’s first issue since May 20, when it released a pair of stamps marking 100 years of radio history. The brief hiatus was triggered by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which caused some delays in new issues as the stamp program schedule was shuffled. Continue reading →

Six Canadian doctors are featured in the 'Medical Groundbreakers' set (10-stamp booklet shown) issued by Canada Post on Sept. 10.

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Canada’s latest stamp kiosks launched in Ontario in 2015

After a three-month test of computerized kiosks that dispensed labels, plus another six-month revival of the kiosk program with specially designed stamps, Canada Post launched its latest endeavour

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Troyak club show going ahead with blueprint for ‘new normal’

The Mississauga Coin & Stamp Show is set to be the first in-person Ontario show since the COVID-19 pandemic caused widespread shutdowns beginning this March.

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2020 semi-postal coming on Sept. 21

Now in its 13th year, Canada Post’s annual semi-postal stamp will be released on Sept. 21.

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