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    Wynne: 'Am I going to give up? Absolutely not'

    Wynne: 'Am I going to give up? Absolutely not'


    The election may be just under two weeks away but voting has already started. You can vote at your returning office right now, while advance voting opens...

    The election may be just under two weeks away but voting has already started. You can vote at your returning office right now, while advance voting opens tomorrow.

    Kate's 5 fun things to do this weekend (May 25 to 27)

    Kate's 5 fun things to do this weekend (May 25 to 27)


    It may be raining this weekend, but don't let that keep you from fun events like the quilt auction in New Hamburg or Kitchener...

    It may be raining this weekend, but don't let that keep you from fun events like the quilt auction in New Hamburg or Kitchener BikeFest.

    Kitchener nurse recognised for 5 decades of service still working in ER

    Kitchener nurse recognised for 5 decades of service still working in ER


    Lois Millar is 76 and still works on a casual basis in the emergence department of St. Mary's Hospital in Kitchener. She's now being recognized for more than five decades of...

    Lois Millar is 76 and still works on a casual basis in the emergence department of St. Mary's Hospital in Kitchener. She's now being recognized for more than five decades of service.

    Police seek 2 men after bomb blast at Mississauga restaurant wounds 15

    Police seek 2 men after bomb blast at Mississauga restaurant wounds 15


    Police are searching for two men in connection with an improvised explosive device blast inside a restaurant in Mississauga, Ont., that wounded 15...

    Police are searching for two men in connection with an improvised explosive device blast inside a restaurant in Mississauga, Ont., that wounded 15 people.

    Family of man who died on hunting trip raises cash for search and rescuers

    Family of man who died on hunting trip raises cash for search and rescuers


    Owners of Pfenning's Organic Farm, who lost their son Andreas Pfenning after he went missing on a hunting trip, are organizing a fundraiser with the Advanced Tactical Training Search and Rescue...

    Owners of Pfenning's Organic Farm, who lost their son Andreas Pfenning after he went missing on a hunting trip, are organizing a fundraiser with the Advanced Tactical Training Search and Rescue group.

    NDP candidate Fitz Vanderpool refutes claim he opposes equal marriage

    NDP candidate Fitz Vanderpool refutes claim he opposes equal marriage


    Kitchener South-Hespeler NDP candidate Fitz Vanderpool apologizes "unreservedly" over a 2006 incident and refutes claims by the Liberals that say he doesn't support equal...

    Kitchener South-Hespeler NDP candidate Fitz Vanderpool apologizes "unreservedly" over a 2006 incident and refutes claims by the Liberals that say he doesn't support equal marriage.

    OPP warn drivers to be careful around horse-drawn buggies after crash

    OPP warn drivers to be careful around horse-drawn buggies after crash


    ​Ontario police are reminding drivers to be extra cautious on country roads after a horse-drawn buggy carrying 10 people rolled into a ditch last...

    ​Ontario police are reminding drivers to be extra cautious on country roads after a horse-drawn buggy carrying 10 people rolled into a ditch last week.

    Liberals allege, Doug Ford dodges

    Liberals allege, Doug Ford dodges


    Two weeks to go until election day — but the focus today is on two years ago when Liberals allege PC Leader Doug Ford was trying to sell "bogus" PC memberships inside an Etobicoke Tim Hortons. Here's where we are on day...

    Two weeks to go until election day — but the focus today is on two years ago when Liberals allege PC Leader Doug Ford was trying to sell "bogus" PC memberships inside an Etobicoke Tim Hortons. Here's where we are on day 16.

    Man who lived in park to be remembered Saturday in Guelph

    Man who lived in park to be remembered Saturday in Guelph


    A life celebration will be held Saturday morning in Guelph's Exhibition Park for Jeff Eberhardt, known to many in the neighbourhood as Exhibition Park...

    A life celebration will be held Saturday morning in Guelph's Exhibition Park for Jeff Eberhardt, known to many in the neighbourhood as Exhibition Park Jeff.

    Doug Ford recorded trying to sell 'bogus' PC memberships, Liberals allege

    Doug Ford recorded trying to sell 'bogus' PC memberships, Liberals allege


    ​The Ontario Liberals have released an audio recording that allegedly features Doug Ford trying to sell "bogus memberships" to help secure the nomination of the PC candidate in his home...

    ​The Ontario Liberals have released an audio recording that allegedly features Doug Ford trying to sell "bogus memberships" to help secure the nomination of the PC candidate in his home riding.

    Man sues BMW Canada for $2M alleging defect caused highway fire

    Man sues BMW Canada for $2M alleging defect caused highway fire


    A man from Cambridge, Ont. is suing BMW Canada for $2 million dollars, alleging the company owes him after a car fire led to income...

    A man from Cambridge, Ont. is suing BMW Canada for $2 million dollars, alleging the company owes him after a car fire led to income loss.

    Festivals feel squeezed by alcohol permit price hike

    Festivals feel squeezed by alcohol permit price hike


    Smalle festivals are reconsidering the sale of alcohol at their venues after the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario increased the price of special events permits to $150 a...

    Smalle festivals are reconsidering the sale of alcohol at their venues after the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario increased the price of special events permits to $150 a day.

    Doug Ford's tax exemption for legions would end patchwork of benefits

    Doug Ford's tax exemption for legions would end patchwork of benefits


    The Doug Ford campaign announced Tuesday if the Progressive Conservatives form the next Ontario government, they will bring forward legislation exempting all Royal Canadian Legion branches from municipal property...

    The Doug Ford campaign announced Tuesday if the Progressive Conservatives form the next Ontario government, they will bring forward legislation exempting all Royal Canadian Legion branches from municipal property taxes.

    Waterloo school board sends out warning about new Netflix show

    Waterloo school board sends out warning about new Netflix show


    Waterloo Region District School Board wants to remind parents and youth of resources that are available online as they watch 13 Reasons Why's season 2 on...

    Waterloo Region District School Board wants to remind parents and youth of resources that are available online as they watch 13 Reasons Why's season 2 on Netflix.

    Ontario beekeepers could take years to recover after rough season: Researcher

    Ontario beekeepers could take years to recover after rough season: Researcher


    University of Guelph's Bee Research Centre says it may take years for beekeepers to recover from their colony loss after the Ontario Beekeeper's Association reported a third of beekeepers lost 70 per cent of their colonies over the...

    University of Guelph's Bee Research Centre says it may take years for beekeepers to recover from their colony loss after the Ontario Beekeeper's Association reported a third of beekeepers lost 70 per cent of their colonies over the winter.

    Kathleen Wynne says 'I can do better'

    Kathleen Wynne says 'I can do better'


    A local Liberal candidate would prefer that Wynne not visit and Andrea Horwath returns to her Hamilton roots by picking up an arc welder. This is your...

    A local Liberal candidate would prefer that Wynne not visit and Andrea Horwath returns to her Hamilton roots by picking up an arc welder. This is your Campaigner.

    ​E-cigarette and vaping ads coming soon to a TV, radio or newspaper near you

    ​E-cigarette and vaping ads coming soon to a TV, radio or newspaper near you


    While the federal government's new Tobacco and Vaping Products Act forces tobacco companies to use plain packaging, it also opens up a world of advertising possibilities for vaping liquids and...

    While the federal government's new Tobacco and Vaping Products Act forces tobacco companies to use plain packaging, it also opens up a world of advertising possibilities for vaping liquids and e-cigarettes.

    Refugee, immigrant women collaborate on 'memory' cookbook

    Refugee, immigrant women collaborate on 'memory' cookbook


    Refugee and immigrant women in Waterloo region have taken recipes traditionally prepared from memory and created a cookbook now sold by a community arts group in...

    Refugee and immigrant women in Waterloo region have taken recipes traditionally prepared from memory and created a cookbook now sold by a community arts group in Waterloo.

    Guelph hikers warned to watch out for giant hogweed

    Guelph hikers warned to watch out for giant hogweed


    City staff in Guelph are warning people to watch out for giant hogweed after it was found along a trail earlier this spring. The plant's sap can cause severe...

    City staff in Guelph are warning people to watch out for giant hogweed after it was found along a trail earlier this spring. The plant's sap can cause severe burns.