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Ontario unveils plan to cut electricity rates by 17% on average this year

Ontario unveils plan to cut electricity rates by 17% on average this year

Announcement was made this morning
Teen pleads guilty to 'disturbing' break-in at Barrie senior's home

Teen pleads guilty to 'disturbing' break-in at Barrie senior's home

Helpless senior had maple syrup poured onto her chest
Callander woman charged after man nearly dies from Fentanyl overdose

Callander woman charged after man nearly dies from Fentanyl overdose

Paramedics administered Narcan, an opiate overdose-reversing agent, which was successful
Canada remembers Vimy Ridge: 'Those poor guys, what they went through'

Canada remembers Vimy Ridge: 'Those poor guys, what they went through'

Sault man remembers role his great-uncle played in First World War; Vimy Ridge a defining moment for Canada
Rumours abound that Ontario Power Generation will gut North Bay operation

Rumours abound that Ontario Power Generation will gut North Bay operation

Up to 70 jobs could be affected
'Preteen King' sentenced on child-porn charges in Thunder Bay

'Preteen King' sentenced on child-porn charges in Thunder Bay

Jeffrey Frederick Miro was found in possession of more than 470 child-porn images and six videos, after a 2014 arrest spurred by tweets.
Night buses could be on chopping block in Timmins

Night buses could be on chopping block in Timmins

One councillor in particular wants to talk about cuts
Carbon monoxide leak at Sault high school hockey game leaves players sick

Carbon monoxide leak at Sault high school hockey game leaves players sick

Citizens asked to go to hospital if they were at the Sault arena Tuesday evening
Snow day: March lion roars and cancels school buses

Snow day: March lion roars and cancels school buses

Schools remain open but transportation cancelled across the region
<b>Tuesday head-shaker:</b> Afraid to report an accident, man opts to claim his car was stolen instead

Tuesday head-shaker: Afraid to report an accident, man opts to claim his car was stolen instead

He later admitted that his vehicle had not been stolen