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Roof truss removal begins this week on civic centre roof

Roof truss removal begins this week on civic centre roof

Roof trusses and HVAC units slotted for removal
Search warrant results in seizure of firearms, ID, pills

Search warrant results in seizure of firearms, ID, pills

Police had received information that a male on a weapons prohibition had a gun in his possession
Blind River woman accused of assaulting police

Blind River woman accused of assaulting police

Police say she was intoxicated at the time of her arrest
Wanted man recognized, arrested by OPP

Wanted man recognized, arrested by OPP

He's scheduled to appear in court June 4
Erratic driver charged with impaired

Erratic driver charged with impaired

Police smelled alcohol on the driver's breath at a traffic stop
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> We aren't in for a 2008-style financial crisis, says prof

BEYOND LOCAL: We aren't in for a 2008-style financial crisis, says prof

In an age of dire warnings about the consequences of climate change and pollution, this researcher says there is also a great deal of exaggeration about how much worse things will get
<b>Movie Review:</b> Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Movie Review: Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile' lives in the performances of its leads
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> A little nudge goes a long way in upping organ donor registrations

BEYOND LOCAL: A little nudge goes a long way in upping organ donor registrations

In April, Nova Scotia became the first jurisdiction in North America to adopt presumed consent for organ donations. This may impact the way other provinces, countries approach organ donation registration
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Managing peanut allergies with 'immunotherapy' rather than avoidance

BEYOND LOCAL: Managing peanut allergies with 'immunotherapy' rather than avoidance

A study shows that oral immunotherapy is safe for preschool-aged children with peanut allergy when offered as routine treatment in a hospital or clinic
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Managing the flu in the age of anti-vax rhetoric

BEYOND LOCAL: Managing the flu in the age of anti-vax rhetoric

There is no cure for polio, and the vaccine remains the most effective way to combat the disease.