More multiple-death fires in Ontario this year: Office of the Fire Marshal
A fire that left three boys dead in Brampton yesterday is just the latest in a string of blazes that have together claimed 15 lives across Ontario so far this month.
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‘We will arrest’: Peterborough police continue to probe protests at MOH’s home
Peterborough police continue to investigate incidents of individuals gathering at the home of medical officer of health Dr. Thomas Piggott to protest COVID-19 public health orders.
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Canada commits $50M in effort to help Haiti rebuild from earthquake, political turmoil
Canada has announced an additional $50 million in aid to support Haiti as a humanitarian crisis follows this past summer's 7.2-magnitude earthquake in the Caribbean nation.
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Port Hope woman wins $100,000 on holiday gift lottery ticket: OLG
Marianne Kennedy, 35, earned the top prize on an Instant Holiday Magic lottery ticket. 
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Canadians feel waves of nostalgia as Red Cross swim program winds down
The Canadian Red Cross announced earlier this month it was winding down its swimming and lifeguard lessons through 2022, bringing back memories for those who took the program.
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Life sentence handed down to man convicted in cold case murder of girlfriend
The man convicted in a 2002 cold case murder has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 17 years.
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Ukraine wants weapons and more soldiers from Canada
Ukraine’s embassy in Canada said Ottawa’s “firm political” support can be “reinforced” with an expansion of the Canadian military training mission there and a supply of defensive weapons and equipment.
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Company facing charges over dust cloud from demolition at Hamilton’s Specialty Bar
The ministry of the environment's charges come two years after a controlled collapse of a tower near Sherman Avenue North.
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This Week in History, 1973: A lost album is resurrected, 48 years after it wasn't released
Psychedelic folk album with links to the Lower Mainland was discovered in a thrift store in Alberta
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Those with symptoms of depression more likely to believe vaccine misinformation: study
Adults with moderate to major symptoms of depression appear more likely to support false statements about COVID-19 vaccines and those who believe the misinformation have a higher probability of not being vaccinated, a new Harvard University-led study suggests.
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Toronto police superintendent charged after alleged impropriety in promotion process
A Toronto police superintendent is facing several charges under the Police Services Act amid an investigation into alleged impropriety during a recent promotions process. 
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COVID-19: Saskatchewan reports database error, 9 new deaths recorded
Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Saqib Shahab will be discussing preliminary results of an internal audit relating to the latest COVID-19 numbers at 2 p.m.
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Toronto made friendly and fun: What I see when I ski the city
This week’s huge snowfall gave Shawn Micallef an opportunity to glide around the city core — but it’s an opportunity that excludes some others, he writes.
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The case for an inquiry into Canada’s treatment of First Nations children
Cindy Blackstock: ‘Canada continues to treat First Nations people as if they are not worth the money by providing deficient public services on reserves and choosing to not implement solutions’ The post The case for an inquiry into Canada’s treatment of First Nations children appeared first on Macleans.ca.
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Drug busts net $148K in fentanyl, 5 facing charges: London police
Officers raided three addresses on Belmont Drive, Commissioners Road West and King Street on Thursday and seized 743 grams of fentanyl valued at $148,600, police said.
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Man convicted of manslaughter in fatal 2020 shooting
Surrey RCMP officers found Singh suffering from a gunshot wound about 12:45 a.m. in the 8800-block of 138A Street.
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One suspect still at large in fatal 2021 shooting, Winnipeg police say
Bryce Keating is wanted for second-degree murder and police are advising Winnipeggers not to approach him if he's spotted, as he may be armed and dangerous.
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COVID-19: MLHU reports 2 deaths, LHSC caring for 153 inpatients
The Middlesex-London Health Unit reported two deaths and 224 COVID-19 cases on Friday. On Thursday, the health unit reported six deaths.
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Former Belleville, Ont. CAS worker will wait to be sentenced
A former Children's Aid worker from Belleville, Ont., won't be sentenced for at least another week after a sentencing hearing on Friday.
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How Russia spent years sanctions-proofing itself from the West
From developing its own cheese industry to financial messaging system, Russia, currently on the brink of war, has created a fortress to withstand sanctions.
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6 new COVID-19 deaths reported in Waterloo, raising January death toll to 21
Waterloo Public Health reported six more COVID-19-related deaths on Friday morning, raising the death toll in the area to 334, including 21 victims in January.
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Tonga turns back aid flight from Australia over positive COVID-19 case
Tonga desperately needs the aid, but is also very concerned about keeping COVID-19 away from its remote community.
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What role do horses have in a modern police force?
City hall is debating another pandemic budget and critics are left wondering what purpose horses have in a modern police force.
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'We cannot eliminate all risk': B.C. starting to manage COVID-19 more like common cold, officials say
British Columbia is beginning to manage COVID-19 more like the common cold, the province's top doctor said Friday while explaining major shifts in the government's approach to the pandemic.
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Postponed: Just For Laughs Vancouver to be rescheduled
More information about the rescheduling of the festival will be provided in the coming weeks.
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Kripps, Appiah, de Bruin have eyes on bobsled medal podium in Beijing
Justin Kripps, from Summerland, B.C., drove to second-place overall in both the two- and four-man bobsled on the World Cup season that recently ended.
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Man taken to hospital after a single-vehicle crash downtown
The crash occurred just before 10 a.m. Friday when a man driving down Main struck a pole just west of Wellington Street.
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Evidence in Toronto officer’s killing paints ‘very different picture’ than politician statements, but publication ban stands, judge rules
The evidence “viewed objectively, paints a very different picture than the comments of the Chief of Police the morning after the arrest, and than the impression one would get from the uninformed comments of politicians,” Superior Court Justice Jill Copeland wrote.
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Rocket Report: COVID-19 catches up with Kelowna, team activities paused
'Omicron is highly contagious. It's affecting society and we are not immune from that. As much as we have our players and the staff fully vaccinated, we are going to have cases.'
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SIU investigates anti-riot weapon fired at man in Bancroft
The SIU say Bancroft OPP officers responded to reports of a man in distress at a home.
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Nova Scotia reports 94 active COVID-19 hospitalizations
Nova Scotia Health estimates there are currently 5,241 active cases of COVID-19 in the province, including 601 new PCR-confirmed cases reported in the past day.
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HSR improvements along Upper James corridor central to transit division’s annual budget request
'Once we're past this pandemic,' says Hamilton Mayor Fred Eisenberger, 'ridership will grow and rebound and grow beyond that as our community grows.'
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In photos: Russian military buildup near Ukraine’s borders
The photos show Russian military equipment, like tanks and artillery, stationed throughout western portions of the country near Ukraine’s borders this week.
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