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    Hospital photos with Santa give families 'a little bit of Christmas magic,' Waterloo photographer says

    Hospital photos with Santa give families 'a little bit of Christmas magic,' Waterloo photographer says


    The set up was just simple photos with Santa for children at Grand River Hospital in Kitchener, but a Waterloo photographer helped turn those images into playful Christmas memories as part of a global...

    The set up was just simple photos with Santa for children at Grand River Hospital in Kitchener, but a Waterloo photographer helped turn those images into playful Christmas memories as part of a global project.

    The Pollcast: Six months of Doug Ford moving fast and breaking things

    The Pollcast: Six months of Doug Ford moving fast and breaking things


    On the latest episode of the Pollcast, Mike Crawley, the CBC's provincial affairs reporter in Toronto, breaks down the first six months of the Doug Ford era in...

    On the latest episode of the Pollcast, Mike Crawley, the CBC's provincial affairs reporter in Toronto, breaks down the first six months of the Doug Ford era in Ontario.

    Man wanted for stealing gas in Waterloo region, Guelph: Police

    Man wanted for stealing gas in Waterloo region, Guelph: Police


    Police in Waterloo region and Guelph are searching for a gas-and-dash suspect who has been seen driving a white truck stolen from...

    Police in Waterloo region and Guelph are searching for a gas-and-dash suspect who has been seen driving a white truck stolen from Fergus.

    Survey finds strong support for pot stores in Guelph, city says

    Survey finds strong support for pot stores in Guelph, city says


    A majority of people in Guelph want to see retail cannabis stores, according to results from two surveys conducted by the city. City council is set to decide whether or not to allow the stores at its meeting on...

    A majority of people in Guelph want to see retail cannabis stores, according to results from two surveys conducted by the city. City council is set to decide whether or not to allow the stores at its meeting on Monday.

    Include pets when donating to food bank, Waterloo vet urges

    Include pets when donating to food bank, Waterloo vet urges


    Waterloo veterinarian Marie Hardy says a little bit goes a long way when it comes to pet food donations to The Food Bank of Waterloo Region. She's encouraging people to donate a little extra for furry...

    Waterloo veterinarian Marie Hardy says a little bit goes a long way when it comes to pet food donations to The Food Bank of Waterloo Region. She's encouraging people to donate a little extra for furry friends.

    CEO 'cautiously optimistic' as performance bond signed for Cambridge Memorial Hospital construction delays

    CEO 'cautiously optimistic' as performance bond signed for Cambridge Memorial Hospital construction delays


    The CEO of Cambridge Memorial Hospital says he's "cautiously optimistic" about a new performance bond that was signed between the lender, Bank of Montreal and contractor Bondfield Construction, to get a new patient care wing...

    The CEO of Cambridge Memorial Hospital says he's "cautiously optimistic" about a new performance bond that was signed between the lender, Bank of Montreal and contractor Bondfield Construction, to get a new patient care wing completed.

    Why even the 'worst of the worst' criminals get transferred to medium-security prisons

    Why even the 'worst of the worst' criminals get transferred to medium-security prisons


    The revelation that one of Tori Stafford's killers has been transferred to a medium-security prison has sparked significant outrage. But experts say moving prisoners from maximum to medium security, even murderers serving life sentences, is not...

    The revelation that one of Tori Stafford's killers has been transferred to a medium-security prison has sparked significant outrage. But experts say moving prisoners from maximum to medium security, even murderers serving life sentences, is not uncommon.

    Bridgeport Café in Waterloo provides hot meals and a chance to connect

    Bridgeport Café in Waterloo provides hot meals and a chance to connect


    Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, the Bridgeport Café serves up a hot meal and social connections for people who need it. There's also a food hamper program, from The Food Bank of Waterloo...

    Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, the Bridgeport Café serves up a hot meal and social connections for people who need it. There's also a food hamper program, from The Food Bank of Waterloo Region.

    Canada should have a zero-emission vehicle strategy, says Guelph GM dealer

    Canada should have a zero-emission vehicle strategy, says Guelph GM dealer


    A group of 40 organizations, including a General Motors car dealership in Guelph, says Canada needs to keep tough vehicle pollution standards and move towards a zero-emission vehicle strategy regardless of what the U.S. may...

    A group of 40 organizations, including a General Motors car dealership in Guelph, says Canada needs to keep tough vehicle pollution standards and move towards a zero-emission vehicle strategy regardless of what the U.S. may do.

    Guelph CHC hopes to keep overdose prevention site open under new model

    Guelph CHC hopes to keep overdose prevention site open under new model


    The Guelph Community Health Centre hopes to keep its overdose prevention site running. The organization is in the midst of re-applying under the province's new Consumption and Treatment Services...

    The Guelph Community Health Centre hopes to keep its overdose prevention site running. The organization is in the midst of re-applying under the province's new Consumption and Treatment Services model.

    Forklift operator rescued with dog leash after driving off wharf in Port Stanley

    Forklift operator rescued with dog leash after driving off wharf in Port Stanley


    A forklift operator was rescued from the frigid waters of the Port Stanley, Ont. harbour with the help of a good Samaritan on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 after his truck drove off the dock. The Ministry of Labour is now investigating the...

    A forklift operator was rescued from the frigid waters of the Port Stanley, Ont. harbour with the help of a good Samaritan on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 after his truck drove off the dock. The Ministry of Labour is now investigating the incident.

    NDP wants RCMP to probe allegation Ford's office asked OPP for 'camper-type vehicle'

    NDP wants RCMP to probe allegation Ford's office asked OPP for 'camper-type vehicle'


    NDP Leader Andrea Horwath calls on the RCMP to investigate an allegation that Ontario Premier Doug Ford's office asked the provincial police force to buy him a "camper-type...

    NDP Leader Andrea Horwath calls on the RCMP to investigate an allegation that Ontario Premier Doug Ford's office asked the provincial police force to buy him a "camper-type vehicle."