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Victoria cancer survivor records touching song

A song has the power to move people, but for one budding musician it’s about more than emotions – it’s about her fight to stay alive. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC

LaSalle’s only taxi company gone

CTV Windsor Published Wednesday, December 13, 2017 5:01PM EST Last Updated Wednesday, December 13, 2017 7:06PM EST The only taxi company in LaSalle will cease operations at the end of the week. Town council has decided not to renew the business license for LaSalle Taxi. Mayor Ken Antaya says the reason behind the decision was due to a number of complaints and safety concerns, and had nothing to do with money. Antaya tells CTV News the municipality received complaints from customers claiming dirty conditions inside and outside the taxi’s, lateRead More

Six horses reported stolen last week found, returned home

In a post on social media, the owner of a ranch southwest of Edmonton has announced six horses reported stolen from the property the previous week had been found and brought back home. Back on Friday, December 8, RCMP said six horses had been reported stolen from a Winfield-area ranch at some point during the night on December 6. Their absence was discovered the next morning. Police said tracks found at the scene indicated a truck and trailer had been used to load up and take the six horses. InRead More

Heavy snow makes quite a mess for parts of the north

From CTV Northern Ontario’s Alana Everson: Blowing snow and heavy snowfall kept police and city clean-up crews busy Tuesday. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC

Blue Mountain resort to open ski hills next week

CTV Barrie Published Saturday, December 9, 2017 7:07PM EST Last Updated Saturday, December 9, 2017 7:15PM EST Blue Mountain resort has announced its will be kicking off the ski and snowboard season next week. It will be opening at 9 am on Tuesday. Three runs are expected to open. Ski staff will be offering up free hot chocolate, apple cider and music for the kick-off. Blue Mountain will be the second ski resort to open in the region this season. Mount St Louis Moonstone was the first back in lateRead More

Saint John emergency crew unions fighting back against proposed budget cuts

Police officers and firefighters are warning that public safety will be compromised if Saint John goes ahead with proposed budget cuts.  The fire department is looking at a budget cut of $1.25 million. Saint John police are looking at a similar reduction in the coming year. The Saint John Police Association says that will mean less community policing and less emphasis on proactive policing. “With the elimination of our Street Crime Unit, I don’t want to come out and say it’s open for business, but if we don’t have anybodyRead More

Report: Clinton was warned about Weinstein by Lena Dunham

NEW YORK — Lena Dunham claims that she warned Hillary Clinton’s communications director about Harvey Weinstein’s behaviour, the New York Times reported in an expose that includes new details about the lengths Weinstein went to coverup his alleged behaviour. The details led the powerful Hollywood talent agency C.A.A. to apologize for its role in the scandal. Dunham told the Times that when she worked with the Clinton presidential campaign last year, she tried to warn them about rape allegations against the mogul. Dunham said she also told Clinton spokeswoman AdrienneRead More

Christine Keeler, model in Britain’s sex-and-spy Profumo scandal, dead at 75 – World

The Associated Press Christine Keeler, the central figure in the sex-and-espionage Profumo scandal that rocked Cold War Britain and brought down a Conservative government, has died at 75. In a Facebook post, son Seymour Platt said Keeler died Monday at a hospital near Farnborough in southern England after suffering for many years from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. “My mother, Christine Keeler, fought many fights in her eventful life. Some fights she lost, but some she won,” he said. “She earned her place in British history, but at a huge personalRead More

Canada Post in court seeking binders, bankers boxes seized in Caspian Construction raid

Canada Post is in a Winnipeg court fighting to see if it’s owed money over the construction of its mail processing plant near the airport. The crown corporation wants the RCMP and prosecutors to hand over two red binders seized by the Mounties as part of its raid of Caspian Construction three years ago. The binders were discovered as part of the probe into the Winnipeg Police Headquarters project. Canada Post is also asking for eight bankers boxes taken from a warehouse. RCMP court documents say the binders contained inflatedRead More

One male dead after shooting in Oakville

Joshua Freeman, CTV News Toronto Published Sunday, December 3, 2017 10:19PM EST Last Updated Sunday, December 3, 2017 11:31PM EST A male has been found dead following a shooting Oakville. Police received reports of gunshots in the area of North Park Boulevard and Sawmill Street in Oakville at around 7 p.m. When emergency responders arrived, they found a single male dead in a vehicle. “The investigation is in the preliminary stages so there is not a lot of detail at this time,” Halton Regional Police Sgt. Dana Nicholas told reporters.Read More