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Richard Anderson / 6,329 items
Cochrane ON 25 Aug 2020

From Cochrane you can catch the Northland train to Moosonee, the so-called Polar Bear express. Good for a tourist marketing tie-in I suppose. Chimo is an Inuktitut word meaning 'welcome'. The train does not go anywhere near the Inuit. Lots of good Cree folk live up there, and a few polar bears. But reality does not matter in branding.
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  • Taken: Sep 16, 2020
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  • Updated: Sep 19, 2020