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Orangeville Police Need Your Help Locating a Missing Female

Orangeville Police is asking for help from the public to locate a 22-year-old female who was last seen when she left an Orangeville home on April 12, 2017. On Wednesday, April 12, 22-year-old Latifa Niomi Tyra Singh left a home

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Car Lovers Gearing up for Gravenhurst Show

Car enthusiasts from all corners of the province and beyond are gearing up for the 24th annual Gravenhurst Car Show. The largest show of its kind in northern Ontario, the car show typically draws about 500 cars and thousands of

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We Do Love To Talk About Our Weather. 229% More Than Any Other Country

Q: When it comes to media. Compared to 160 countries, this subject took up 229% more place in our media (radio,TV,print) than anywhere else in the world. What is it?

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COTTAGE SEASON IS CALLING!

Join the Jewel 88.5 on location all weekend. The Spring Cottage Life Show kicks off the season and celebrates Canada’s 150th birthday with a focus on preserving the natural beauty of cottage country March 31- April 2, 2017 It’s the

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Police lay Charges in Connection with Aggressive Motorcycle Riders in the Toronto area

After an eight month long investigation, charges have been laid in relation to two separate investigations involving aggressive motorcycle riders in the Toronto area.  On Saturday, July 23, 2016, at 3:30 a.m., a group of motorcycles were traveling together on

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CBC Report .. Marijuana Legislation On The Way

Last night the CBC reported that the government plans to announce legislation next month that will legalize recreational marijuana by Canada Day, next year. The report says the national age limit to purchase pot will be set at 18, but

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Federal Budget Highlights

Taxes on alcohol and tobacco are going up this morning, as laid  out in the Trudeau government’s latest budget.  Also on the rise, but next year, will be Employment Insurance  premiums.  Ottawa has also announced it’s scrapping the 71-year-old Canada

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Early Morning Fire Destroys Home South of Gravenhurst

Firefighters Battle Early Morning Blaze at Sparrow Lake Occupants Escape Safely, Home Unfortunately Destroyed An early morning fire has destroyed a home in rural Gravenhurst this morning leaving two people homeless. Shortly after 3 am Gravenhust firefighters were alerted to

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Snowfall amounts of 10 to 20 cm is expected by Tuesday night

The special weather statement continues for Toronto Halton Hills – Milton Mississauga – Brampton Caledon Innisfil – New Tecumseth – Angus Orangeville – Grand Valley – Southern Dufferin County Shelburne – Mansfield – Northern Dufferin County Poor travel conditions in

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Major Winter Storm Targets Southern Ontario, GTA and Orangeville

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Orangeville, Toronto, Halton Region and, Niagara Region. Snow is forecast to spread into Southwestern Ontario during the day Monday then envelop much of Southern Ontario Monday night through Tuesday. Cold Arctic

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10 to 15 cm of Snow per 12 Hours Possible for Newmarket and Barrie Area

Snow squall watch in effect for: Newmarket – Georgina – Northern York Region Snow squall warning in effect for Barrie – Collingwood – Hillsdale Snow squalls are expected to develop. Under the snow squall bands, visibilities will be significantly reduced

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Federal Offender Wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as a Result of his Breach of Parole

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement Squad is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as a result of his breach of parole. Stanley Berry is described as a white male, 58 years

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Winds Cause Havoc Across Southwestern Ontario

Severe winds were reported across portions of southwestern Ontario and the Golden Horseshoe on Wednesday resulting in localized wind damage and power outages. Several traffic lights were knocked out and a tractor trailer blew over on the Burlington Skyway of

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Weather Good Here .. Not So Good In Other Parts Of Canada

While we are enjoying double-digit temperatures today, other parts of the country aren’t as happy. Environment Canada has weather alerts posted for all over Canada’s mid-section. Eastern Saskatchewan is dealing with blizzard and winter-storm warnings with high winds and a

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Male Wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant is Known to Frequent The Toronto Area

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement Squad is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as result of their Breach of Parole. James Garthwaite (Pictured) is described as a white male, 24 years

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