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14 hrs ago | CBC News

Off-duty soldiers help chase down assault suspect in Barrie

A Barrie, Ont., man is accused of punching a woman, spitting on another woman and assaulting three other people in a series of events that unfolded in and around a local nightclub on Saturday.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

CTV

Blind runner completes 890-km Bruce Trail

An Ontario runner who has only 8 per cent vision says the key to successfully completing a nearly 900-kilometre trail run is to "let go and trust."

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

CBC News

Shilo Beals arrested in Ontario on Canada-wide warrant

When officers arrived, they found 28-year-old Kevin James Bowser suffering from gunshot wounds in front of 5446 Uniacke Street.

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The Chronicle Herald

Shilo Beals arrested in 2004 shooting death of Kevin Bowser

Shilo Marcino Beals of Cherry Brook was arrested Wednesday morning in connection with the 2004 shooting death of Kevin James Bowser.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Wawatay News

Grow, learn, expand, repeat.

If I'm ever brave enough to get a tattoo it would say, "The only constant is change".

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Friends.ca

Briefing Note: Local TV, Canadian programming at risk in CRTC review...

Local TV stations across the land, especially in smaller markets, will shut down and investment in Canadian programs will plummet if Canada's broadcast regulator, the CRTC, adopts rule changes it has broached in its review of TV policy, according to the watchdog group the Friends of Canadian Broadcasting.

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The Philipine Reporter

HaloHalo Festival draws huge crowd

At the Halo Halo Festival, from left: Ronnie de Leon, Maria Guiao, Cielo Ramos, Councillor Joe Mihevc, mayoral candidate John Tory, Michelle Ramos and Voltaire de Leon, event organizer.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

New Tecumseth Free Press

'New Tecumseth has a good long term future'

We do not publish poetry, third-party or anonymous letters, or those signed with a pseudonym.

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Related Topix: Canada, Thomson, GA, McDuffie County, GA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Canada Online Explorer

Which Duelling Donut will win?

It's donut judgement day, and, after a full day of donut pitching, judging and tasting, Jason Priestley and his fellow judges, Jann Arden, Anna Olson and Ben Mulroney, have chosen the four finalists in the Tim Hortons Duelling Donuts contest: - The Big Canadian Red, created by Nikola Kostic of Toronto.

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Related Topix: Breakfast, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Doughnuts, Canada,

Telegram

Taking the plunge

The rocks that she played on as a child now set a beautiful backdrop for a photo of Heather Locke as a bride.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Canada, World News, Qatar, Middle East, Life, Food, Dining

Fri Aug 15, 2014

National Post

Robin Williams one of many: Suicide affecting new cohort of people,...

During those five decades and then some, he'd raised two children into upstanding adults.

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Related Topix: Canada, Depression, Health, Suicide, North America, World News

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Roadracing World

a More About Canadian Superbike Champ Szoke Breaking His Right Thumb

On Sunday, August 3, Jordan Szoke, the nine-time and defending Canadian Superbike Champion and the defending Canadian National Observed Trials Champion, suffered multiple fractures of his right thumb.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

CBC News

Severe thunderstorm warning in effect north of GTA

Environment Canada said that a series of thunderstorms sweeping through southern Ontario on Tuesday afternoon held the potential to pour up to 50 mm of rain per hour in some areas.

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National Post

Southern Ontario bracing for thunderstorms as forecaster warns that...

The storms have the potential to drop as much as 50mm of rain in a single hour, and could bring "very strong wind gusts and hail," Environment Canada warned.

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Related Topix: Hailstorm, Natural Disasters, North America, Canada, World News, Michigan,

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Today's Trucking

A Safe Place To Make Mistakes

The key turns, the engine rumbles, air lines fill, and mirrors get checked. With a flick of the turn signal and a gentle acceleration, the driver leads his load out onto a country road.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Train Disaster, North America, Canada, World News,

Canadian Business Magazine

How the coming boom in self-driving cars will affect every business

In Google's videos of its driverless cars , people buckle themselves into toy-like vehicles and ride around, holding hands and enjoying the scenery, as if ensconced in the world's most delightful taxi.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

The London Free Press

Bomb hoarder's elderly wife fights to keep her home

BARRIE, Ont. - A prominent lawyer is outraged that a "frail little old lady" may be booted out of her home because the Attorney General wants to seize it.

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DurhamRegion.com

Girls missing in eastern Ontario found safe

Two girls who went missing Monday night from a camping area in eastern Ontario have been found in good health, provincial police said Tuesday.

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WNEM-TV Saginaw

Spirit send forward Jeremiah Addison to Ottawa

With the resumption of the Ontario Hockey League's trading period, the Saginaw Spirit have completed a deal with the Eastern Conference's Ottawa 67's.

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