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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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Court Ruling In Defamation Case .. Employer Was Right

A man who sued his former employer over a bad job reference has lost the $800,000 dollar defamation case after the Ontario court ruled his negative evaluation was accurate. Lawyers for Stokes Economic Consulting say the firm offered to give

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Opioid Use On The Rise At An Alarming Rate

Researchers say opioid-related deaths in Ontario now exceed the number killed in Ontario car crashes each year. The Ontario Drug Policy Research Network says the province’s rate of opioid-related deaths has almost quadrupled over the last 25 years — to

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So Why Is The Price Of Gas So High In Ontario ??

Besides the usual costs associated with gasoline such as taxes, price of crude oil and so on, there are now other factors that are affecting this latest surge on ridiculous prices. First of all there is supply and demand. We have an oversupply

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Another Round of Significant April rain on the way

Special weather statement in effect for City of Toronto Muskoka Burlington – Oakville Caledon Halton Hills – Milton Mississauga – Brampton Orangeville – Grand Valley – Southern Dufferin County Shelburne – Mansfield – Northern Dufferin County Newmarket – Georgina –

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Ontario’s First Cap-And-Trade Auction Was A Success.

The system is aimed at lowering greenhouse gas emissions. Energy institutions have caps on the amount of pollution they can emit and if they exceed those limits, they must buy an equal number credits — or allowances — at auction

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A significant early April rainfall on tap

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for City of Toronto Burlington – Oakville Caledon Halton Hills – Milton Mississauga – Brampton Muskoka Grey County Innisfil – New Tecumseth – Angus Orangeville – Grand Valley – Southern Dufferin County

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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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Ontario Debt Rising; According To Frasier Institute

New numbers from the Fraser Institute say Ontario’s debt is expected to grow even more increasing by approximately $9 billion next year, despite the government’s promise to balance its budget this spring. The study finds that the Ontario government —

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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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Ontario Increasing Minimum Wage to Support Workers and Families

Fourth Consecutive Annual Increase Provides Significant Boost to Take Home Pay Ontario is continuing to boost income for workers across the province by increasing the general minimum wage for the fourth consecutive year, which will bring the wage up to

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Freezing rain warning in effect

Areas included in the warning Newmarket – Georgina – Northern York Region Uxbridge – Beaverton – Northern Durham Region Muskoka Barrie Innisfil – New Tecumseth – Angus Orangeville – Grand Valley – Southern Dufferin County Shelburne – Mansfield – Northern

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New Ontario Cap & Trade System Begins Today

Today is day one for the first auction under new Ontario’s cap-and-trade system will take place. These auctions are going to be held every three months, and the provincial government hopes they will bring in $1.9-billion dollars a year, or

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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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