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Did you see it?  Make a wish?  Shooting star lights up night sky

Did you see it? Make a wish? Shooting star lights up night sky

'One of the most beautiful shooting stars I've ever seen,' says photographer
Ontario's minister of Education says sex ed curriculum 'one of the strongest things' Liberal government has done

Ontario's minister of Education says sex ed curriculum 'one of the strongest things' Liberal government has done

Two Ontario PC leadership hopefuls want to revisit the province's sex ed curriculum, which was introduced in 2015
Orillia is taking businesses to court over their signs

Orillia is taking businesses to court over their signs

One business owner calls the move 'asinine'
Drone company gets special flight certificate from Transport Canada

Drone company gets special flight certificate from Transport Canada

Drone Delivery Canada can now operate its drones beyond the visual line of sight.
Heartbroken sled dog owner breaks silence over OSPCA probe

Heartbroken sled dog owner breaks silence over OSPCA probe

'The bottom fell out of my world,' Georgeina Pierce says
College cancels program after doctor criticizes subject as 'magical thinking'

College cancels program after doctor criticizes subject as 'magical thinking'

Decision to axe homeopathy program made in light of recent response from local community and beyond
Ontario college defends homeopathy program amid criticism public funds being used to teach 'quackery'

Ontario college defends homeopathy program amid criticism public funds being used to teach 'quackery'

Barrie physician says college should offer programs based on 'sound science'
Timmins mayor urges public restraint after police-involved shooting

Timmins mayor urges public restraint after police-involved shooting

21-year-old Joey Knapaysweet died Saturday morning
Guy buys 4,300 beers. Won't drink them

Guy buys 4,300 beers. Won't drink them

'It started with two stubby bottles, a Labatt’s Blue and an Old Vienna on my dresser and it kind of grew from there,' says
North Bay athlete overcomes injury to compete in the Olympics

North Bay athlete overcomes injury to compete in the Olympics

Tyler Nicholson tells his story