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Man dead after stabbing in Toronto’s north end – Toronto

Toronto police say a man has died after a stabbing in the city’s north end on Sunday night. Police said the stabbing happened just before 10 p.m. near Yonge Street and Hendon Avenue, just north of Finch Avenue. Investigators said officers found a man in his 20s with a stab …

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One dead after fire at 3-storey building in Winnipeg’s North End – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size One person is dead after a Monday morning fire in Winnipeg’s North End. Just after 10 a.m., Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service responded to reports of a fire in a three-storey, multi-unit home in the 200 block of Beacon Street, a press release …

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Military bomb squad responds to grenade found in home north of Peterborough: OPP

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Military bomb disposal experts were called in to remove a grenade found in a home north of Peterborough, Ont., on Thursday night. According to Peterborough County OPP, just before 8 p.m., officers received a call over the discovery of a grenade at a …

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How the worst blackout in North America played out in Ontario

TORONTO — At 4:11 p.m. on Aug. 14, 2003, the system supervisor in the control room overseeing Ontario’s electrical grid saw four alarms pop up on his computer screen. Then came 30,000 more. “It looks like we’ve had a disturbance,” Todd Parcey recalls saying, in what proved to be a …

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Firefighters battle massive fire at industrial site in north Etobicoke – Toronto

Toronto fire says firefighters are battling a large six-alarm fire that is currently out of control at an industrial site in north Etobicoke on Friday. Crews were called to Vulcan Street, near Martin Grove and Belfield roads, just after 1 a.m. Deputy Fire Chief Jim Jessop told reporters on Friday …

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North American Indigenous Games inspire athletes, create wave of future coaches

The North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) wrapped up in Halifax, N.S., on Sunday after more than 5,000 young Indigenous athletes travelled to Mi’kma’ki to participate in 16 different sports. Some of those athletes — Preston Seneviratne, Izzy Senevirante and Kirin Bullock with 26 medals collectively — helped Team BC achieve second-place …

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Want to trade in your Canada Goose coat? Luxury brand brings resale program up north – National

Your next Canada Goose coat might be on its second life by the time it gets to you. The Toronto-based, luxury apparel company announced Thursday that it is bringing Generations, a platform allowing consumers to shop for and trade in pre-loved pieces from the brand, to Canada. Pieces available for …

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