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Teen dies after vehicle she was in flips into water-filled ditch in Wallaceburg

Chatham-Kent police

Windsor, CTV Windsor Published Saturday, April 21, 2018 11:08AM EDT Last Updated Saturday, April 21, 2018 12:14PM EDT A teen has died after the car she was in flipped into a water-filled ditch in Wallaceburg Friday evening. Chatham-Kent Police say emergency crews were called to Border Road around 8:20 p.m. When they arrived on the scene they found a single vehicle had left the road landing on its roof in the ditch, leaving the vehicle partially submerged. A volunteer fire fighter was on scene when a Chatham-Kent Police Constable arrivedRead More


Applications open for marijuana wholesale permits in Sask.

marijuana

Applications for permits are now open for those interested in becoming a cannabis wholesaler in Saskatchewan. Those with a wholesale permit will be able to purchase cannabis from federally licensed producers and sell it to retailers in the province, but not to the general public. Wholesalers must physically operate within the province. They will be required to meet criteria on storage, transportation, security and capacity to track inventory. There is also a “good character” criterion. There is no limit to the number of wholesale permits that can be issued, unlikeRead More


John Stamos welcomes son, names him after father

John Stamos and Caitlin McHugh

The Associated Press Published Monday, April 16, 2018 8:54AM EDT Last Updated Monday, April 16, 2018 8:57AM EDT NEW YORK – Actor John Stamos is a father. The 54-year-old announced on Instagram the birth of his son, Billy Stamos. Stamos says the child is named after the actor’s father. Stamos says, “From now on, the best part of me will always be my wife and son.” Stamos and 31-year-old Caitlin McHugh married in February. His publicist says “Billy and Mom are both home and healthy.” Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenewsRead More


GO service delayed after person struck by freight train near Guelph station

Go Transit

Katherine DeClerq, CTV News Toronto Published Thursday, April 12, 2018 6:20PM EDT Last Updated Thursday, April 12, 2018 6:44PM EDT GO Transit service will be suspended between Georgetown and Kitchener stations after a freight train fatally struck an individual, Metrolinx says. Anne Marie Aikins, a spokesperson for Metrolinx, said the individual was struck around 4 p.m. east of the Guelph GO Station. Aikins said she expects this incident to impact afternoon rush-hour. There will be no service between Georgetown and Kitchener stations. GO buses will be available at Georgetown toRead More


Hockey Marathon

Hockey Marathon

From CTV Northern Ontario’s Lincoln Louttit: The Sault Ste. Marie Professional Firefighters Association hosts its annual Hockey Marathon for Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Caught on cam: Victoria police injured during takedown of suspect

Caught on cam: Victoria police injured during takedown of suspect

A suspect accused in a break-and-enter is taken down by multiple police after he allegedly injured one officer in downtown Victoria. A second officer was injured during the struggle. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Soo put on notice in first game of playoffs round 2

Soo put on notice in first game of playoffs round 2

From CTV Northern Ontario’s Lincoln Louttit: Owen Sound Attack let Soo Greyhounds know the 2nd round of playoffs will be no easy stroll. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Host Mustangs hoping to capture national women’s hockey title

CTV London Published Sunday, March 18, 2018 12:54PM EDT Last Updated Sunday, March 18, 2018 1:10PM EDT For what would be the second time in team history, Western’s women’s hockey team hopes to capture gold at the national university championships in London Sunday. The hosts will square off against the Manitoba Bisons at 4 p.m. at Thompson Arena on the Western campus. Western scored two powerplay goals Saturday to defeat the Saskatchewan Huskies 2-1 in a hard-fought battle. April Clark and Alyssa Chiarello scored for Western. The Bison go inRead More


Authorities continue Fraud Prevention Month with awareness event

BBB issues warning on phishing

The Calgary Police Service is inviting all citizens to take part in a special information event meant to educate citizens on how to be aware of fraud and how to protect themselves. The session, taking place on Saturday at CrossIron Mills Mall, offers people the chance to speak with representatives from 10 different agencies including: Calgary Police Service Cyber Forensics Unit, Economic Crimes Unit and Crime Prevention Team Electronic Recycling Association Service Alberta Utilities Consumer Advocate, Consumer Investigations Unit and Driver’s Licence Fraud Investigations Better Business Bureau Real Estate CouncilRead More


Third of Canadians can’t pay monthly bills even as rates set to rise

Household debt

CALGARY — A new survey suggests a third of Canadians can’t pay their monthly bills, including debt repayments, against a backdrop of rising interest rates. The quarterly MNP consumer debt index survey finds the number of Canadians who can’t cover their fixed monthly expenses is up eight points since September. It also finds Canadians who are making ends meet have less disposable income, with an average $631 left after paying bills and contributing to debt repayment. That’s 15 per cent less money left over than in the previous quarter. TheRead More