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Manitoba Honours Musician Tom Cochrane on Northern Highway

Manitoba Honours Musician Tom Cochrane on Northern Highway

Tom Cochrane
Canadian musician Tom Cochrane was honoured Monday, Oct.31, 2016 at the Manitoba legislature in Winnipeg. A stretch of highway near his hometown of Lynn Lake has been named after Cochrane’s biggest hit, Life Is A Highway. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Steve Lambert)

Signs along a stretch of Manitoba highway to honour Canadian musician Tom Cochrane were unveiled over the weekend.

“Life Is A Highway” road signs were unveiled in Lynn Lake on Sunday honouring Cochrane, a native of the northern town. The highway signs are along a 322-kilometre section of PR 391 connecting Lynn Lake and Thompson.

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