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    Ex-official: Legionnaires' seemed tied to Flint water switch

    Ex-official: Legionnaires' seemed tied to Flint water switch


    Michigan's former director of disease control testified Friday that she believed a spike in Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area was related to a switch in the city's water...

    Michigan's former director of disease control testified Friday that she believed a spike in Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area was related to a switch in the city's water supply.

    St. Clair College celebrates enrolment cracking 10K

    St. Clair College celebrates enrolment cracking 10K


    The post-secondary institution announced Friday 10,539 students have signed up with the school this year — a six per cent increase compared to last...

    The post-secondary institution announced Friday 10,539 students have signed up with the school this year — a six per cent increase compared to last year.

    Movin' on from Motown: Ausmus out as Tigers manager after season

    Movin' on from Motown: Ausmus out as Tigers manager after season


    The Detroit Tigers announced Friday that they will not bring back manager Brad Ausmus next year after four seasons that included a division title amid declining fortunes as the franchise battles age, injuries and the departure of some key...

    The Detroit Tigers announced Friday that they will not bring back manager Brad Ausmus next year after four seasons that included a division title amid declining fortunes as the franchise battles age, injuries and the departure of some key stars.

    'Our people matter': advocates demand services for adults with developmental disabilities

    'Our people matter': advocates demand services for adults with developmental disabilities


    Protesters gathered outside of the Ministry of Community and Social Services office Friday, to demonstrate against the lack of services and support for adults with developmental...

    Protesters gathered outside of the Ministry of Community and Social Services office Friday, to demonstrate against the lack of services and support for adults with developmental disabilities.

    Michigan lawsuit tossed in 'halal pepperoni' case

    Michigan lawsuit tossed in 'halal pepperoni' case


    A judge dismissed a lawsuit against Little Caesars Pizza that alleged that pork was sold as "halal pepperoni" at a restaurant in a Detroit suburb that has a large Muslim...

    A judge dismissed a lawsuit against Little Caesars Pizza that alleged that pork was sold as "halal pepperoni" at a restaurant in a Detroit suburb that has a large Muslim population.

    Record-setting warm temperatures could hit Windsor-Essex this weekend

    Record-setting warm temperatures could hit Windsor-Essex this weekend


    Parks and splash pads were packed Friday afternoon as people soaked up the unseasonably warm temperatures during the first day of...

    Parks and splash pads were packed Friday afternoon as people soaked up the unseasonably warm temperatures during the first day of fall.

    Windsorites will have rare opportunity to visit Peche Island Saturday

    Windsorites will have rare opportunity to visit Peche Island Saturday


    One of Windsor's hardest-to-reach parks is going to be a little easier to visit on Saturday. In celebration of Peche Island Day, a free boat and canoe service will be running from Lakeview Park...

    One of Windsor's hardest-to-reach parks is going to be a little easier to visit on Saturday. In celebration of Peche Island Day, a free boat and canoe service will be running from Lakeview Park Marina.

    Ministry of Municipal Affairs offering disaster recovery info sessions

    Ministry of Municipal Affairs offering disaster recovery info sessions


    Homeowners in Windsor, LaSalle, Essex, Tecumseh, Amherstburg and Lakeshore are eligible to apply for relief through the Disaster Recovery Assistance for Ontarians program, but there are no guarantees they will receive financial...

    Homeowners in Windsor, LaSalle, Essex, Tecumseh, Amherstburg and Lakeshore are eligible to apply for relief through the Disaster Recovery Assistance for Ontarians program, but there are no guarantees they will receive financial aid.

    Crown sets out case in trial of 2 Dalton McGuinty staffers

    Crown sets out case in trial of 2 Dalton McGuinty staffers


    A prosecutor began laying out the allegations against two of former Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty's most senior officials on Friday, marking the second corruption trial of provincial Liberals this...

    A prosecutor began laying out the allegations against two of former Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty's most senior officials on Friday, marking the second corruption trial of provincial Liberals this month.

    Chatham police searching for would-be robber wielding golf club

    Chatham police searching for would-be robber wielding golf club


    Police in Chatham are searching for a would-be robber who demanded cash at a Chatham convenience store while wielding a golf club...

    Police in Chatham are searching for a would-be robber who demanded cash at a Chatham convenience store while wielding a golf club Thursday.

    Chatham-Kent MPP renews call for cameras on school buses to stop 'blow-bys'

    Chatham-Kent MPP renews call for cameras on school buses to stop 'blow-bys'


    Rick Nicholls is continuing his push for camera's on school buses and says he is disappointed with the push back he's getting from the provincial...

    Rick Nicholls is continuing his push for camera's on school buses and says he is disappointed with the push back he's getting from the provincial Liberals.

    Caldwell First Nation could get first look at $175K powwow video Saturday

    Caldwell First Nation could get first look at $175K powwow video Saturday


    The payment to Moccasin Media, owned by Chief Louise Hillier's son David, is detailed in a forensic audit request by members at a June 3 meeting, where the membership voted to suspend the chief and council following the $576,111...

    The payment to Moccasin Media, owned by Chief Louise Hillier's son David, is detailed in a forensic audit request by members at a June 3 meeting, where the membership voted to suspend the chief and council following the $576,111 powwow.

    Wynne 'downloading the effects of climate change' onto citizens, NDP MPP

    Wynne 'downloading the effects of climate change' onto citizens, NDP MPP


    Windsor-Tecumseh NDP MPP Percy Hatfield demanded the Wynne government present a plan for Windsor flood victims caught in between private insurance coverage and Ontario's disaster recovery...

    Windsor-Tecumseh NDP MPP Percy Hatfield demanded the Wynne government present a plan for Windsor flood victims caught in between private insurance coverage and Ontario's disaster recovery assistance.

    Baby whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has died

    Baby whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has died


    A tiny preemie whose gravely ill mother had hoped to save her by shunning chemotherapy during pregnancy has died, a relative said...

    A tiny preemie whose gravely ill mother had hoped to save her by shunning chemotherapy during pregnancy has died, a relative said Thursday.

    'It's kind of scary': Mother outraged after car passes stopped school bus

    'It's kind of scary': Mother outraged after car passes stopped school bus


    A video of the incident shared on social media shows Lauren Wells walking down the driveway of her home on Manning Road to meet the bus as it slows, but seconds before the doors open, a white car roars...

    A video of the incident shared on social media shows Lauren Wells walking down the driveway of her home on Manning Road to meet the bus as it slows, but seconds before the doors open, a white car roars by.

    ​Tech Troubles: Windsor's tech sector lags behind province

    ​Tech Troubles: Windsor's tech sector lags behind province


    Since 2010, the tech sector in Windsor-Essex shrank by 4 percent. Meanwhile the province's sector has thrived, growing by 29...

    Since 2010, the tech sector in Windsor-Essex shrank by 4 percent. Meanwhile the province's sector has thrived, growing by 29 percent.

    'Mega Viral': Windsor barber turns Instagram following into real world success

    'Mega Viral': Windsor barber turns Instagram following into real world success


    Windsor barber Waseem Youans has turned his popularity on Instagram into real world results, with a rapidly growing roster of clients, an endorsement deal, and a shop of his...

    Windsor barber Waseem Youans has turned his popularity on Instagram into real world results, with a rapidly growing roster of clients, an endorsement deal, and a shop of his own.