Bathurst native receives 'Order of Canada'

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The Governor General of Canada has invested a Bathurst native with one of the country's highest civilian honour.

Lyse Doucet is one of 39 Canadians who were recognized with the 'Order of Canada' at a ceremony in Ottawa on Thursday.

Doucet is a journalist who is the BBC's chief international correspondent and senior presenter for BBC World News television and World Service radio.