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For crying out loud

For crying out loud

You might not recognize his face or even know his name, but Steve Travers' voice is a familiar and popular feature at many community events in Barrie all year round
Cash for crops you don't harvest? Why not?

Cash for crops you don't harvest? Why not?

Program offers an incentive of $100 per acre on up to 30 acres per applicant, in Waterloo Region and Wellington County
Alleged assault with bike helmet in Sault

Alleged assault with bike helmet in Sault

Second Line West man faces several charges, including assault with a weapon
Callander native will return to the Olympics

Callander native will return to the Olympics

Milne switched over from 1500 m specialty to the steeplechase back in 2012. 
Think there's no culture in Timmins? Bacon fest is out to challenge your misconceptions

Think there's no culture in Timmins? Bacon fest is out to challenge your misconceptions

And also fill your belly with bacon
Rolling a 5 pound wheel of cheese down the street isn't as easy as it looks (5 photos)

Rolling a 5 pound wheel of cheese down the street isn't as easy as it looks (5 photos)

GuelphToday's Tony Saxon just didn't want to finish last in Festival Italiano's "celebrity" cheese roll event
Missing kayaker swims to shore after being stranded on Lake Simcoe

Missing kayaker swims to shore after being stranded on Lake Simcoe

Man swims to shore several hours after storm capsizes kayak on Lake Simcoe near Gilford
Want to pilot a 3,000-horsepower racing boat this summer?

Want to pilot a 3,000-horsepower racing boat this summer?

Big Brothers Big Sisters partners with summer Poker Run
Free WIFI coming to North Bay's downtown bus terminal?

Free WIFI coming to North Bay's downtown bus terminal?

“We would start with a one-year trial and in that year we will be able to see how much usage it gets.”
Don't eat these red peppers

Don't eat these red peppers

Some of them may be contaminated with salmonella