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  1. Roadtrek Officially Launches New Zion Class BRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | RV Business

    According to a press release, the Kitchener, Ontario-based company celebrated the launch of the Zion, built on the Ram ProMaster chassis, with the help of executives who joined in the festivities from Chrysler's offices in Canada and the U.S. Roadtrek President Jim Hammill spoke to the excited staff that lined the warehouse floor and cheered as the first production model of the brand new Zion rolled off the line. "This is likely to be our biggest product launch in 10 years," said Hammill.

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  2. Ellsworth preparing for final international events with Team Canada PhotoRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Guardian

    ... and Alberton's Mitch Hardy will be looking to repeat when the 2014 world tournament gets underway August 10 in Kitchener, Ontario. Jeff Ellsworth of Brooklyn, P.E.I., is just back from nabbing gold with Canada's softball team at the Pan American ...

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  3. Wednesday's Editorial: Set limits on isolating prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Edmonton Journal

    ... coroner's jury into the death of 19-year-old Ashley Smith, who in October 2007 slowly strangled herself in a Kitchener prison's isolation unit as guards looked on. It won't draw the line at 162 consecutive days, which is how long 24-year-old Edward ...

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  4. Roy E. Gascho, 84, New Holland, attended Akron Mennonite, ran Fla. auto dealershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Ephrata Review

    ... of marriage. Roy attended the Akron Mennonite Church and he was a member of the Stirling Avenue Mennonite Church, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. He attended the Bahia Vista Mennonite Church, Sarasota, during the winters he and Martha enjoyed in ...

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  5. Lives Lived: Lorna (McNeilly) van Mossel, 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Globe and Mail

    Nurse, citizenship court judge, social justice advocate, matriarch. Born on Oct. 31, 1923, in Shelburne, Ont.; died on June 21, 2014, in Kitchener, Ont, aged 90. When Lorna learned that a group home where her brother had once lived had dismissed an employee because she was lesbian, she was irate, and horrified that the home's operators had used Christianity to rationalize their action.

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  6. Mattamy Homes to buy Monarch Corp. in $330-million dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Globe and Mail

    ... that have been approved for construction - or will soon be approved - in Whitby, Markham, Kleinberg, Caledon, Kitchener and Ottawa. At the same time, "the high-rise [business] is a very attractive part of the transaction" because it is a new segment ...

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  7. Girl, 12, charged in Kitchener car chase, crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | DurhamRegion.com

    A 12-year-old girl is facing several charges - including dangerous driving - after police say a vehicle with two girls inside crashed into a pole following a pursuit in Kitchener, Ont. Police say the incident occurred around 3 a.m. Monday when officers saw a vehicle driving erratically without any lights on.

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  8. Public editor: How a mistake keeps getting repeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Globe and Mail

    The inside of the prison where Ashley Smith was held, in Kitchener, Ont., is shown on Oct. 19, 2007, in an court exhibit photo released by the court on Jan. 21, 2013. The inside of the prison where Ashley Smith was held, in Kitchener, Ont., is shown on Oct. 19, 2007, in an court exhibit photo released by the court on Jan. 21, 2013.

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  9. Canada's No-Frills Airline Jetlines Signs Agreement With Boeing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | International Business Times

    ... Vancouver to secondary airports across Canada. Solloway has listed some of them as Victoria, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Kitchener-Waterloo and Hamilton as examples of secondary airports. The no-frill airline is looking to lure customers with rock bottom ...

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  10. 12-year-old Ontario girl takes car for joyride, crashes into pole: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | CTV

    A 12-year-old girl has been charged after allegedly taking a car on an overnight joyride that prompted a police chase in a southwestern Ontario city. Police in Kitchener, Ont., say a vehicle was spotted moving in an erratic manner and without lights through city streets just after 3 a.m. Monday.

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  11. Woman killed in car accident was a well-known funeral services executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | InsideHalton.com

    ... was killed in a single-car crash early Sunday. The car was allegedly driven by an impaired driver. The 49-year-old Kitchener woman was in the passenger seat of her own car which was being driven by a 41-year-old Kitchener man. Waterloo Regional ...

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  12. 2 young people charged after Kitchener crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | DurhamRegion.com

    Two young people have been charged with offences that include dangerous driving after police say a vehicle crashed into a pole following a pursuit in Kitchener, Ont. Police say the incident occurred around 3 a.m. Monday when officers saw a vehicle driving erratically without any lights on.

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  13. Magnotta judge doesn't think jury will buy insanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | CNews

    ... Jun Lin's ex-lover, Lin Feng. * Court will pay costs for Karla Homolka's sister, Logan Valentini, who travelled to Kitchener, Ont. from St. Catherines for Oct. 17 video testimony. * Also on Oct. 17, Cournoyer rejected a defence motion to dismiss ...

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  14. 12-year-old Kitchener girl charged after police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | CBC News

    A 12-year-old girl and a 14-year-old friend allegedly stole a family member's car and led police officers on a wild and dangerous car chase through the south end of Kitchener, Ont. Police said the incident began early Monday, when an officer spotted a car driving erratically on Fairview Road without any headlights on at about 3 a.m. The officer continued to follow the car with its lights and sirens going, and soon more police vehicles joined in the chase.

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  15. Feds' response to Ashley Smith inquest panned as cynical, inadequateRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Lifestyles

    ... a society that has constitutional protections against cruel and unusual treatment." Smith's death in her cell in Kitchener, Ont., in October 2007 sparked widespread outrage, especially the fact that guards videotaped her dying gasps but did not ...

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  16. Feds' response to Ashley Smith inquest pannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Daily Townsman

    ... a society that has constitutional protections against cruel and unusual treatment." Smith's death in her cell in Kitchener, Ont., in October 2007 sparked widespread outrage, especially the fact that guards videotaped her dying gasps but did not ...

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  17. Personal trainer takes top place at first fitness competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... trainer that she met during a boot camp in Toronto. "I knew what I needed to do, but the trainer, who is from Kitchener, Ontario, had done seven shows and I wanted to make sure I was on the right track." The training and nutrition process she went ...

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  18. Collaborating to Bring Innovative Performances to Waterloo RegionRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Sys-Con Media

    ... is provided through Canadian Heritage's Canada Arts Presentation Fund. Stephen Woodworth, Member of Parliament (Kitchener Centre), made the announcement today on behalf of the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official ...

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  19. Ashley Smith response a missed chance to right decades of wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Globe and Mail

    The inside of the prison where Ashley Smith was held, in Kitchener, Ont. is shown on Oct. 19, 2007 in an court exibit photo released by the court on Monday Jan. 21, 2013.

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  20. Newsstand: December 12, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Torontoist

    ... and racial disparity in foster care creates waves. It's been more than seven years since Ashley Smith's death in a Kitchener, Ontario correctional facility, and a year since a coroner's jury ruled her self-inflicted death a homicide because of the ...

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