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Our home on Native land: Guelph protestors call for change on Canada Day

KITCHENER — Canada day is supposed to bring us together but some say that the holiday is a painful reminder of the past. “A lot … Read more

Simcoe Muskoka weighs mandatory face coverings

BARRIE, ONT. — As more communities make wearing masks in indoor public spaces mandatory, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is weighing its options. But … Read more

Possible COVID-19 exposure for Waterloo Region residents at London-area parties

KITCHENER — Three people from Waterloo Region may have been exposed to COVID-19 at large parties in London last week, according to local health officials. … Read more

Three children under five killed in tractor accident south of Montreal

MONTREAL — Three children under five years of age were killed and three more were seriously injured in a tractor accident Wednesday night in a … Read more

Montreal records 28 new COVID-19 cases and 16 deaths

MONTREAL — Montreal’s public health authorities announced Wednesday that 3,392 people have now died due to COVID-19 on the island since the pandemic began. That … Read more

COVID-19, surge in ‘renovictions,’ complicate Montreal’s traditional moving day

MONTREAL — Quebec’s traditional July 1 moving day has always involved a certain amount of chaos, as thousands of people simultaneously pack up their belongings … Read more

Environment Canada issues heat warning for Montreal and Laval regions

MONTREAL — Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for Montreal and the region with warm, humid air settling over the area. “The combined values … Read more

Kingsville and Leamington business owners rally against being stuck in Stage 1

WINDSOR, ONT. — Frustration is growing for some small businesses owners in Kingsville and Leamington as they remain in Stage 1 of reopening. Windsor and … Read more

Family of man apparently beaten to death in prison waiting for answers

MONTREAL — The mother of a 25-year-old man who appears to have been beaten to death in a Montreal prison on Monday says her family … Read more

Police: Two girls sexually assaulted at Innisfil beach

BARRIE, ONT. — A man is facing charges, accused of sexually assaulting two teenage girls while swimming at an Innisfil beach. It happened back on … Read more