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Pow Wow Magic: A photo gallery (21 photos)

Pow Wow Magic: A photo gallery (21 photos)

Annual Waterloo Traditional Pow Wow attracts large contingent from Guelph
Mushrooms are sprouting all over <b>(13 photos)</b>

Mushrooms are sprouting all over (13 photos)

Be cautious if you plan on eating them. Misidentifying mushrooms is easy to do
Suzuki hopes to advance rights to healthy environment

Suzuki hopes to advance rights to healthy environment

The Ontario government has opened a 120-day review period seeking public consultations on how to improve the province's Environmental Bill of Rights.
Kim Phuc says iconic photograph changed her life

Kim Phuc says iconic photograph changed her life

Kim Phuc once tried to hide from the iconic image of her napalm-seared nine-year-old self running down the road in war-torn Vietnam, but now sees it as a chance to promote global peace
Thunder Bay police investigated for alleged systemic racism

Thunder Bay police investigated for alleged systemic racism

Ontario's civilian police watchdog is investigating the Thunder Bay Police Service's handling of a 2015 case involving the death of a Rainy River First Nations man. "It was clear this was another sad example of a pattern." Police watchdog committed to investigating alleged institutionalized racism with the Thunder Bay Police Service.
Spectacular sunsets over Timmins <b>(7 photos)</b>

Spectacular sunsets over Timmins (7 photos)

And the science behind them
Northern MPP wants to create safe highway texting zones

Northern MPP wants to create safe highway texting zones

The bill would authorize the Minister of Transportation to designate any part of the King’s Highway as a “texting zone
One year later, what do you think of Justin Trudeau?

One year later, what do you think of Justin Trudeau?

Some Sault residents love him, others are not that impressed
<b>Union Gas customer? Expect to pay $40 more per year</b>

Union Gas customer? Expect to pay $40 more per year

Southern Ontario customers will see an average cost increase of $24 per year 
Northern chiefs respond to Kash breakfast program fraud allegation

Northern chiefs respond to Kash breakfast program fraud allegation

NAN releases statement following charges related to accusations that $1.2 million had been fraudulently obtained for Kashechewan First Nation