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Guelph city councillors will soon have to watch what they say on social media

Guelph city councillors will soon have to watch what they say on social media

Guelph City Council's integrity commissioner delivers annual report
Hydro CEO salary jumps to $3.8 million

Hydro CEO salary jumps to $3.8 million

'It is not surprising that a premier who thinks ratepayers should pay twice as much for OPG executives, also thinks ratepayers should pay twice as much for hydro'
North Bay resident, Canada's oldest person, is turning 112 this week

North Bay resident, Canada's oldest person, is turning 112 this week

Dolly Gibb, formerly of Thunder Bay, will celebrate another birthday as Canada's oldest citizen.
'It's always been a dream': Whitefish River First Nation member at Miss Indian World pageant

'It's always been a dream': Whitefish River First Nation member at Miss Indian World pageant

Akeshia Shkaabewis also participated in last year's pageant
Pole crashes through U Haul windshield

Pole crashes through U Haul windshield

Police say no-one was injured but that driving conditions were poor in the area.
Ottawa to invest extra $25M in FedNor over 5 years

Ottawa to invest extra $25M in FedNor over 5 years

MP Don Rusnak says money will be used to create and maintain middle-class jobs.
A total of 307 people were killed in motor vehicle collisions in 2016, marking a four-year high

A total of 307 people were killed in motor vehicle collisions in 2016, marking a four-year high

The most tragic snowmobile season in 14 years
'It could have been a lot worse,' says owner of Sault house struck by car

'It could have been a lot worse,' says owner of Sault house struck by car

No one in the house was injured during the incident
'It can’t be that Essar just continues to not pay its taxes' — Sault mayor

'It can’t be that Essar just continues to not pay its taxes' — Sault mayor

City staff revealed this week that massive tax hikes, municipal layoffs and cancelled capital projects are on the table unless it can convince the court to reverse its decision last June to allow Essar to suspend tax payments
Street fightin' men land in jail

Street fightin' men land in jail

When police arrived on scene, they found two men who were yelling obscenities at each other