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    Police looking for witnesses after mother, son hit by car near Cambridge Centre mall

    Police looking for witnesses after mother, son hit by car near Cambridge Centre mall


    Waterloo Regional Police are looking for witnesses after a mother and her son were hit by a car while crossing the street near the Cambridge Centre mall on...

    Waterloo Regional Police are looking for witnesses after a mother and her son were hit by a car while crossing the street near the Cambridge Centre mall on Friday.

    Police looking for witnesses after mother, son hit by car near Cambridge Centre mall

    Police looking for witnesses after mother, son hit by car near Cambridge Centre mall


    Waterloo Regional Police are looking for witnesses after a mother and her son were hit by a car while crossing the street near the Cambridge Centre mall on...

    Waterloo Regional Police are looking for witnesses after a mother and her son were hit by a car while crossing the street near the Cambridge Centre mall on Friday.

    Heavy rains expected in Waterloo region Monday

    Heavy rains expected in Waterloo region Monday


    Environment Canada issues a special weather statement for Waterloo region and Wellington county with 15 to 25 mm of rain expected Monday. A fog advisory has...

    Environment Canada issues a special weather statement for Waterloo region and Wellington county with 15 to 25 mm of rain expected Monday. A fog advisory has ended.

    Supported Recovery Rooms use is 'increasing', says pilot project manager

    Supported Recovery Rooms use is 'increasing', says pilot project manager


    A pilot project in Guelph that provides a safe space for individuals to rest and recover from substance use has been busy since its launch Jan. 8, as it helped nine people so...

    A pilot project in Guelph that provides a safe space for individuals to rest and recover from substance use has been busy since its launch Jan. 8, as it helped nine people so far.

    Ontario considers allowing cannabis lounges as legalization deadline looms

    Ontario considers allowing cannabis lounges as legalization deadline looms


    Ontario is considering allowing licensed cannabis consumption lounges in the province once recreational marijuana is legalized this summer, and is asking the public to weigh in on the...

    Ontario is considering allowing licensed cannabis consumption lounges in the province once recreational marijuana is legalized this summer, and is asking the public to weigh in on the idea.

    With a deep tech talent pool, Toronto region bid could hit Amazon's' sweet spot' with bid for new HQ

    With a deep tech talent pool, Toronto region bid could hit Amazon's' sweet spot' with bid for new HQ


    Toronto faces stiff competition in its bid to court Amazon, but some Canadian tech watchers agree that among the 20 cities short-listed as potential locations for the company's second headquarters, Toronto might just hit "the sweet...

    Toronto faces stiff competition in its bid to court Amazon, but some Canadian tech watchers agree that among the 20 cities short-listed as potential locations for the company's second headquarters, Toronto might just hit "the sweet spot."

    Would more time spent downtown improve feelings of safety?

    Would more time spent downtown improve feelings of safety?


    A newly released survey from the Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council says people in Waterloo region tend to trust each other and feel safe in their own neighbourhoods, but don't feel as safe in the core areas of the three...

    A newly released survey from the Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council says people in Waterloo region tend to trust each other and feel safe in their own neighbourhoods, but don't feel as safe in the core areas of the three cities.

    Waterloo-developed mental health first aid kits give accessible support

    Waterloo-developed mental health first aid kits give accessible support


    A Waterloo woman created a mental health first aid kit in 2015 and since then, it's been distributed widely among university students and used in mental health...

    A Waterloo woman created a mental health first aid kit in 2015 and since then, it's been distributed widely among university students and used in mental health workshops.

    Top bakers offer top tips for tasty croissants

    Top bakers offer top tips for tasty croissants


    CBC K-W food columnist Andrew Coppolino talks to top bakers about how to make the best...

    CBC K-W food columnist Andrew Coppolino talks to top bakers about how to make the best croissants.

    Mental health training not mandatory at U of G, other Ontario universities

    Mental health training not mandatory at U of G, other Ontario universities


    The University of Guelph does not have mandatory mental health training for faculty and staff, but instead relies on an optional "training framework" for professors and staff to learn how to support students with mental health...

    The University of Guelph does not have mandatory mental health training for faculty and staff, but instead relies on an optional "training framework" for professors and staff to learn how to support students with mental health issues.

    Kate's five fun things to do this weekend — Jan. 19 to 21

    Kate's five fun things to do this weekend — Jan. 19 to 21


    A winter porch party, an outdoor scavenger hunt and some hockey — sounds like a great weekend to shake off those winter...

    A winter porch party, an outdoor scavenger hunt and some hockey — sounds like a great weekend to shake off those winter blues.

    Kitchener sci-fi film made 'out of desperation' by Guelph filmmakers

    Kitchener sci-fi film made 'out of desperation' by Guelph filmmakers


    After a project fell through, Guelph filmmaker Reese Eveneshen started writing a sci-fi movie about two people who have to flee from a militant police state. Filmed mostly in Waterloo region, the movie is coming back to the filming grounds for a...

    After a project fell through, Guelph filmmaker Reese Eveneshen started writing a sci-fi movie about two people who have to flee from a militant police state. Filmed mostly in Waterloo region, the movie is coming back to the filming grounds for a one-night showing at Apollo Cinema.

    Sexual violence task force members concerned with Chief Larkin's statement

    Sexual violence task force members concerned with Chief Larkin's statement


    The response by Waterloo Regional Police to a class action lawsuit in which current and former female officers have detailed sexual harassment and discrimination is concerning, members of the region's sexual violence task force...

    The response by Waterloo Regional Police to a class action lawsuit in which current and former female officers have detailed sexual harassment and discrimination is concerning, members of the region's sexual violence task force say.

    McGuinty aide David Livingston found guilty in gas plants trial

    McGuinty aide David Livingston found guilty in gas plants trial


    A top political adviser to former Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty was found guilty Friday of criminal charges for wiping government computers following the cancellation of two gas-fired power...

    A top political adviser to former Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty was found guilty Friday of criminal charges for wiping government computers following the cancellation of two gas-fired power plants.

    Some EpiPens, used to treat life-threatening allergic reaction, in short supply

    Some EpiPens, used to treat life-threatening allergic reaction, in short supply


    The Canadian distributor of the EpiPen says there is a shortage of one size of the emergency treatment for people at risk of life-threatening allergic...

    The Canadian distributor of the EpiPen says there is a shortage of one size of the emergency treatment for people at risk of life-threatening allergic reactions.