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Power outage planned in Palmerston on March 5

PALMERSTON – Westario power customers in Palmerston will experience a loss of power on Sunday, March...

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North Huron intersection to receive $60,000 in upgrades

The intersection of London Road and Josephine Street at the north end of Wingham is to receive...

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More than just books

Cindy Krul, assistant branch supervisor at the Arthur branch of the Wellington County Library, shows Nancy Gardner some of the items available at the library.

Pumped up!

Thanks to the support of local businesses, individuals, and administration at Normanby Community School, students from Grades 5-8 are able to take part in the Fit for Learning program at the school. The initiative allows students to get a quick workout in during first recess in a safe environment. Pictured with the equipment are students Owen Edwards, Alyssa Becker, Wyland Tone, Wyatt Arnold, Lindsey Dippel and Lily Dyer.

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Canada

Libs accused of games in Markham-Thornhill

Liberals accused of playing favourites in Markham-Thornhill nomination contest

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Canada

Five ways to re-energize federal NDP

Five ways for NDP candidates to generate interest in leadership race

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Canada

In Iraq, desperation clouds uncertain future

Desperate times obscure Canada's role in Iraq's uncertain future

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Canada

Cyberspy agency eyes political blackmail risk

Cyberspy service eyes political blackmail as part of democratic risk assessment

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Business

TSX pulls back for a fourth session in a row

S&P/TSX composite index in the red following big losses on Friday

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Canada

Doctors call for end to solitary confinement

Family doctors call for Canadian prisons, jails to end solitary confinement

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Ontario

Bar patrons swear at cops making arrests

Patrons hurl obscenities at officers as they arrest 2 in Thunder Bay, Ont., bar

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Elora Centre for the Arts

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Keeping Donald Trump-inspired refugee flood in perspective: Walkom

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Toronto Star's View: Trim the rebate on luxury Teslas

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Spring Cleaning Part III

Lemon juice is a great way of helping with the cleaning around the house and a bonus it smells...

Spring Cleaning Part II

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Heritage Chickens!

The love of Heritage Chickens.

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