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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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The Ontario Government wants to change the rules for buying and selling tickets online

Over the past decade, there has been a big change in the way tickets are bought and sold. Tickets are mostly sold online, which has allowed for the rapid growth of ticket resale websites. While the internet has given fans

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March comes in like a wet lion with very mild temperatures

Special weather statement for City of Toronto Burlington – Oakville Caledon Halton Hills – Milton Mississauga – Brampton Newmarket – Georgina – Northern York Region Pickering – Oshawa – Southern Durham Region Uxbridge – Beaverton – Northern Durham Region Vaughan

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Canadian International AutoShow Sets New Attendance Mark

Record crowds at the 2017 show — for the second year in a row Driven by a global premiere, a global auto show debut and a diverse and intriguing roster of cars, trucks, SUVs and concept vehicles — both new

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High water levels and flow conditions are expected in Muskoka

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Parry Sound District is advising area residents that a Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety is in effect for the District which includes the District Municipality of Muskoka, the Territorial District of Parry

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Join the Jewel 88.5 LIVE on location at The Toronto Spring Camping & RV Show

The Toronto Spring Camping & RV Show producers are gearing up to provide MORE FUN and your BEST NEW RV SHOPPING OPPORTUNITY at the last RV & Camping Show of the season! Here’s what we have lined up for the

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