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    Canadian illusionist Darcy Oake comes to Caesars Windsor

    Canadian illusionist Darcy Oake comes to Caesars Windsor


    The Canadian illusionist has reappeared in the Caesars Windsor show schedule after a number of performances were rescheduled during the two-month casino strike earlier this year. He'll perform two shows at The Colosseum on...

    The Canadian illusionist has reappeared in the Caesars Windsor show schedule after a number of performances were rescheduled during the two-month casino strike earlier this year. He'll perform two shows at The Colosseum on Thursday.

    Caldwell First Nation chief locked out of office after sudden return from 'forced leave of absence'

    Caldwell First Nation chief locked out of office after sudden return from 'forced leave of absence'


    After a two-month leave of absence, Caldwell First Nation's chief Mary Duckworth made a sudden return to office, citing 'nepotism' as the reason she was forced out in June — that is, until she was locked out just one day...

    After a two-month leave of absence, Caldwell First Nation's chief Mary Duckworth made a sudden return to office, citing 'nepotism' as the reason she was forced out in June — that is, until she was locked out just one day later.

    Deadly 'fox' tapeworm found in Ontario can kill dogs and humans

    Deadly 'fox' tapeworm found in Ontario can kill dogs and humans


    A tiny but potentially deadly tapeworm has popped up in Ontario. It's dangerous for dogs and chipmunks but can also kill humans. Veterinarian Andrew Peregrine from the University of Guelph explains why it's...

    A tiny but potentially deadly tapeworm has popped up in Ontario. It's dangerous for dogs and chipmunks but can also kill humans. Veterinarian Andrew Peregrine from the University of Guelph explains why it's dangerous.

    Beyoncé honours ailing Aretha Franklin at Detroit concert

    Beyoncé honours ailing Aretha Franklin at Detroit concert


    Queen Bey dedicated her performance with husband, Jay Z, to the Queen of Soul drawing a thunderous roar from Aretha Franklin's hometown of...

    Queen Bey dedicated her performance with husband, Jay Z, to the Queen of Soul drawing a thunderous roar from Aretha Franklin's hometown of Detroit.

    Police searching for two men after convenience store robbery

    Police searching for two men after convenience store robbery


    One of the suspects brandished an axe or hammer, according to police who attended to a robbery on the 900 block of University Avenue West about 4:30 a.m....

    One of the suspects brandished an axe or hammer, according to police who attended to a robbery on the 900 block of University Avenue West about 4:30 a.m. Monday.

    Mega-hospital land rezoning approved after 9-hour council meeting

    Mega-hospital land rezoning approved after 9-hour council meeting


    After a nine-hour meeting which bled late into the night, Windsor city council approved the rezoning of the new $2B mega-hospital on County Road 42 near the airport — despite a majority of public delegates urging them not to do...

    After a nine-hour meeting which bled late into the night, Windsor city council approved the rezoning of the new $2B mega-hospital on County Road 42 near the airport — despite a majority of public delegates urging them not to do so.

    Siblings launch loom-knitting initiative to provide hats for newborn babies

    Siblings launch loom-knitting initiative to provide hats for newborn babies


    Zoha Awan, 10, first learned loom knitting from her fifth grade teacher. After passing off that skill to her six-year-old brother, the two started knitting and never stopped. From there, Hats For Cuddles was...

    Zoha Awan, 10, first learned loom knitting from her fifth grade teacher. After passing off that skill to her six-year-old brother, the two started knitting and never stopped. From there, Hats For Cuddles was born.

    Union to 'vigorously' defend any teacher who defies province by teaching current sex-ed curriculum

    Union to 'vigorously' defend any teacher who defies province by teaching current sex-ed curriculum


    The union that represents Ontario elementary public school teachers vowed to "vigorously defend" any educator who uses the modernized sex-ed curriculum in the classroom this school year in defiance of the province's decision to impose an outdated...

    The union that represents Ontario elementary public school teachers vowed to "vigorously defend" any educator who uses the modernized sex-ed curriculum in the classroom this school year in defiance of the province's decision to impose an outdated version.

    Finance Minister Bill Morneau talks tariffs, NAFTA during Windsor visit

    Finance Minister Bill Morneau talks tariffs, NAFTA during Windsor visit


    Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau made an appearance in Windsor to talk "competitiveness" with local business leaders Monday...

    Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau made an appearance in Windsor to talk "competitiveness" with local business leaders Monday afternoon.

    Kidnapping and extortion investigation results in arrest of Windsor man

    Kidnapping and extortion investigation results in arrest of Windsor man


    Officers attended an apartment on the 600 block of Mill Street around 10:15 a.m. Saturday. Police said a call came in from a person who stated his friend was being held hostage for...

    Officers attended an apartment on the 600 block of Mill Street around 10:15 a.m. Saturday. Police said a call came in from a person who stated his friend was being held hostage for money.

    What went wrong? Interim report analyzes failed Assumption Church restoration fundraisers

    What went wrong? Interim report analyzes failed Assumption Church restoration fundraisers


    Assumption Church was deteriorating and people wanted to save the building. However, some failed fundraising campaigns later, hard feelings were harboured by some people, as detailed by an independent...

    Assumption Church was deteriorating and people wanted to save the building. However, some failed fundraising campaigns later, hard feelings were harboured by some people, as detailed by an independent report.

    Chatham-Kent Japanese internment camps to be commemorated with heritage markers

    Chatham-Kent Japanese internment camps to be commemorated with heritage markers


    A group of Japanese-Canadian men were rounded up in British Columbia and brought over to southwestern Ontario against their will during WWII as farm labour, and now the municipality will be commemorating that part of local...

    A group of Japanese-Canadian men were rounded up in British Columbia and brought over to southwestern Ontario against their will during WWII as farm labour, and now the municipality will be commemorating that part of local history.