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Fireworks, non alcoholic drinks, free pizza for the kids, and a youth dance party Yes, East Ferris has it all this Sunday, as they ring in the civic long weekend. The...
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Records of it date back half a millennium to the 16th century, but where medieval clansmen got the idea for what is now one of the most iconic events in...
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Whatever that may be. Recently appointed as director of education for the St. Clair Catholic District School Board, the long time educator will take the helm from Deb Crawford in October....
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While focused on their present, memories belonging to many of those farmers went back to the Dirty Thirties and “the browned, parched grazing lands; the barren grain fields, the depressing...
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Chatham Kent Medical Officer of Health Dr. David Colby told a municipal press conference Thursday the health unit is awaiting direction from the province regarding back to school protocols. “It’s coming soon, that’s...
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FREDERICTON The federal health minister committed $366, 000 today for research on challenges women face accessing abortion in New Brunswick. Patty Hajdu made the announcement in Fredericton, saying the study...
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University of Saskatchewan Professor Philip McLoughlin is one of the authors of a new paper that found outbreaks of spruce budworms, which also appear in Saskatchewan, are impacting caribou populations....
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The River Valley Bluegrass Park hosts eight live bands this weekend, and park owner Doug de Boer is gearing up for an all out jamboree this September. Provincial health regulations regarding...
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As Guelph Mayor Cam Guthrie “seriously consider s ” revoking the state of emergency declared by the city early in the pandemic, Wellington County Warden Kelly Linton says county municipalities have agreed...
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Late afternoon is the most dangerous time of day to battle raging forest fires. Often called the “witching hour” by fire crews, the wind can shift suddenly, threatening to undo...
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The dean of the Northern Ontario Medical School says a common teaching method in medical school that is known by the strange term ‘pimping’ can be instructive if done right,...
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All interested bibliophiles can submit a brief statement of interest to the township’s chief administrative officer, Peter Johnston, by noon on August 5. This is a volunteer position with no...
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An actor by trade for around 25 years, Kruchkywhich said he was motivated to put this hat in the political ring by the societal inequalities he saw exposed during the...
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MONTREAL Men – especially young men – are slower to get vaccinated against COVID 19 than women. Men are also slower to get tested, and a greater number of them...
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MONTREAL Ford F 150 pickup trucks have become so rare in North America that used trucks are worth as much as new ones today. While some car manufacturers are particularly...
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Montreal police say three people are dead and two have been injured in a shooting Monday night in the city’s northeastern end. Police spokeswoman Véronique Comtois says several 911 calls...
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Grounded Coffee owner Scott Campbell pleaded for action regarding the two way stop that happened earlier this week, instead asking once again for it to become a pedestrian friendly four way stop. In...
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Tay council narrowly approved a parking bylaw amendment to accommodate early Sunday morning boat launches and trailer parking at 145 Albert Street in Victoria Harbour, despite concerns over noise and...
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Ledon Wellon said in January she wasn’t going to hold her breath when the Liberal party promised an in vitro fertilization IVF clinic for the province as part of its...
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Tay council is hosting a special meeting Tuesday at 9 30 a.m. to review and potentially award a contract for a MacKenzie Park washroom building and pavilion project. The three decade old...