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heat warning, heat wave, Toronto

Heat warning issued for Southwestern Ontario

Two days of sweltering heat and humidity is expected for Southwestern Ontario on Sunday and Monday. “A hot and humid […]


Oilers select defenceman with tenth pick in NHL draft

The Edmonton Oilers drafted defenceman Evan Bouchard with the 10th overall pick of the 2018 NHL Draft. Bouchard, 18, played […]

Homeless jesus statute in Hamilton

Homeless Jesus statue stops runaway truck in Hamilton: police

HAMILTON – Police in Hamilton say a homeless Jesus statue came to the rescue Monday afternoon after a large truck […]

Leaf and pumpkin compost

City opening hazardous waste, leaf and yard waste depots in May

The city is opening hazardous waste and leaf and yard waste disposal depots next month. Hazardous waste depots have expanded […]

Ken Hitchcock

Dallas Stars coach Ken Hitchcock retiring after 22 years

Schuyler Dixon, The Associated Press Published Friday, April 13, 2018 11:28AM EDT Dallas Stars coach Ken Hitchcock is retiring, ending […]

Crash involving taxi in Leamington kills one, injures five

One person is dead and five people injured following a head-on crash involving a taxi in Leamington. OPP say it […]

NBA scores: Wizards hand Rockets 5th straight loss, 121-103

WASHINGTON — Otto Porter Jr. scored 26 points, Bradley Beal and Kelly Oubre Jr. had 21 each, and the Washington […]

Anglers cautioned about ice conditions on Lake Simcoe

Parts of Lake Simcoe are already busy with people looking to reel in a big catch, but police are cautioning […]