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24 regions across Canada have voted for their favourite Searchlight artists, and as you read this, CBC Radio One shows across the country are announcing the winners - from Victoria to St. John's. 

Keep checking back here - we'll keep updating this post through the afternoon with information about who is moving on to the top 24 in our national round!

British Columbia
Vancouver (On the Coast) Absolute Forever
Victoria (All Points West) Rosie June
Kelowna (Radio West) Good Ol' Goats

Alberta
Calgary (Homestretch) Randi Boulton
Edmonton (Radio Active) Shelbi

Saskatchewan
Regina (Afternoon Edition) Close Talker

Manitoba
Winnipeg (Up to Speed) Elton Adams

Ontario
Toronto (Here and Now) Dreamzdodododo
Hamilton Poor Angus
Kitchener-Waterloo: Ambre McLean
Ottawa (All in a Day) Henry Norwood
Sudbury (Points North): Kori Rowe
Thunder Bay (Voyage North): Shy-Anne Hovorka
Windsor (The Bridge) Sarah Smith

Québec
Montreal (Homerun) Motel Raphael
Québec City (Breakaway) i.No

New Brunswick
New Brunswick (Shift): Tristan Horncastle and Southern Drive

Nova Scotia
Cape Breton (Mainstreet C.B.) Mark Boutilier
Halifax (Mainstreet Nova Scotia) Ian Alistair Gosbee

Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown (Mainstreet P.E.I): Amy and Rachel Beck

Newfoundland
St. John's (On the Go): Sherman Downey

Yukon
Whitehorse (Airplay) Speed Control

Nunavut
Iqaluit (Qulliq) The Trade-offs

Northwest Territories
Yellowknife (Trail's End) Grey Gritt

 

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katjoy101
#1 posted by
katjoy101
on Mar 10, 2013

I think the Newfoundland area should read Newfoundland and Labrador. (That's a big chunk of Canada to leave out)!

marie_curious
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marie_curious
on Mar 11, 2013

I call shenanigans on The Human Orchestra not making it to the National Long List. They were the only outstanding band out of the Hamilton candidates.

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