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2017-11-17

Hamilton Bulldogs owner makes arena pitch

Posted by: John

The owner of the OHL’s Hamilton Bulldogs is willing to put up half the cash for a new arena. Michael Andlauer says he’ll match what the city invests to replace FirstOntario. Andlauer would like to see a 5,000-10,000 seat arena

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2017-11-17

More beds for The Willett Hospital

Posted by: John

The Willett Hospital in Paris is receiving nearly three-dozen new beds. The Brant Community Healthcare System says 32 temporary surge beds for flu season will help decrease congestion at Brantford General Hospital. Health Minister Dr. Eric Hoskins announced more additional

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2017-11-17

CP Holiday Train ready to roll

Posted by: John

Canadian Pacific Railway’s Holiday Train is warming up for its journey across southern Ontario. Decked out in lights and packed with holiday entertainment, the Holiday Train has raised more than $13 million and gathered over 4 million pounds of food,

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2017-11-17

Brant, Kitchener water costs rising

Posted by: John

Brant County and City of Kitchener  water users will dig a lot deeper next year. In Paris, Brant County officials say some increases in costs are causing water rates to increase by as much as 7 per cent in 2018.

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2017-11-17

Another jolt coming on your hydro bill

Posted by: John

The head of Hydro One says the utility needs to have a rate increase approved, in order to keep the power system stable. Mayo Schmidt says an application currently before the Ontario Energy Board seeks to increase rates by 0.5

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2017-11-17

401 Cambridge reopens after truck fire

Posted by: John

Highway 401 through Cambridge has now reopened after a truck fire closed all lanes. Sergeant Kerry Schmidt says OPP closed the 401 from Highway 6 North to Hespeler Road early last evening. The transport truck crashed between Townline and the

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2017-11-17

NDP blocks bill to end college strike

Posted by: John

The provincial New Democrats have blocked an attempt by the Liberal government to table back-to-work legislation to end a nearly five-week strike by college faculty. Premier Kathleen Wynne says unanimous support of the legislation would have meant students could return

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2017-11-17

Leafs beat Devils in overtime thriller

Posted by: John

Make it five straight wins for the Toronto Maple Leafs. William Nylander had the overtime winner and Frederik Andersen made 42 saves as Toronto edged the New Jersey Devils 1-0. NHL Toronto 1 New Jersey 0 (OT) Pittsburgh 3 Ottawa

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2017-11-17

Gas prices edge lower, markets rally

Posted by: John

Filling up for the weekend? Gas prices range from $1.07 to about $1.21 a litre for regular. The world price of oil dropped 17 cents to $55.35 U.S. per barrel. The Canadian dollar is trading at 78.41 cents U-S, down

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2017-11-17

Keep an umbrella close by

Posted by: John

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT- Rain is expected to move into southwestern Ontario tonight and will persist into Saturday. The rain may fall heavily at times. Total rainfall amounts of 25 to 40 mm are likely, although some areas may receive higher

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2017-11-06

2017 Santa Claus Parades

Posted by: Robert

Oakville: Saturday November 18th – starting at 9am www.oakvillesantaclausparade.ca/   Kitchener: Saturday November 18th – starting at 10:30am http://lionsclubofkitchener.com/1343-2/   Port Dover: Saturday November 18th – starting at 1pm https://www.norfolktourism.ca/events/port-dover-christmasfest-and-santa-parade/   Hamilton: Saturday November 18th – starting at 4:30pm http://hamiltonsantaparade.com/

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2017-09-15

Find Us in the Community!

Posted by: Kelsey

At CKPC AM 1380 Hometown Radio, we’re stretching out summer 2017…. into Fall 2017 with our new AM 1380 community cruiser. It’s all about events, activities, and cool family fun, and we’re taking it to the streets. Join us at

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2017-11-17

Hamilton Bulldogs owner makes arena pitch

Posted by: John

The owner of the OHL’s Hamilton Bulldogs is willing to put up half the cash for a new arena. Michael Andlauer says he’ll match what the city invests to replace FirstOntario. Andlauer would like to see a 5,000-10,000 seat arena

Read More..

2017-11-17

More beds for The Willett Hospital

Posted by: John

The Willett Hospital in Paris is receiving nearly three-dozen new beds. The Brant Community Healthcare System says 32 temporary surge beds for flu season will help decrease congestion at Brantford General Hospital. Health Minister Dr. Eric Hoskins announced more additional

Read More..

2017-11-17

CP Holiday Train ready to roll

Posted by: John

Canadian Pacific Railway’s Holiday Train is warming up for its journey across southern Ontario. Decked out in lights and packed with holiday entertainment, the Holiday Train has raised more than $13 million and gathered over 4 million pounds of food,

Read More..

2017-11-17

Brant, Kitchener water costs rising

Posted by: John

Brant County and City of Kitchener  water users will dig a lot deeper next year. In Paris, Brant County officials say some increases in costs are causing water rates to increase by as much as 7 per cent in 2018.

Read More..

2017-11-17

Another jolt coming on your hydro bill

Posted by: John

The head of Hydro One says the utility needs to have a rate increase approved, in order to keep the power system stable. Mayo Schmidt says an application currently before the Ontario Energy Board seeks to increase rates by 0.5

Read More..

2017-11-17

401 Cambridge reopens after truck fire

Posted by: John

Highway 401 through Cambridge has now reopened after a truck fire closed all lanes. Sergeant Kerry Schmidt says OPP closed the 401 from Highway 6 North to Hespeler Road early last evening. The transport truck crashed between Townline and the

Read More..

2017-11-17

NDP blocks bill to end college strike

Posted by: John

The provincial New Democrats have blocked an attempt by the Liberal government to table back-to-work legislation to end a nearly five-week strike by college faculty. Premier Kathleen Wynne says unanimous support of the legislation would have meant students could return

Read More..

2017-11-17

Leafs beat Devils in overtime thriller

Posted by: John

Make it five straight wins for the Toronto Maple Leafs. William Nylander had the overtime winner and Frederik Andersen made 42 saves as Toronto edged the New Jersey Devils 1-0. NHL Toronto 1 New Jersey 0 (OT) Pittsburgh 3 Ottawa

Read More..

2017-11-17

Gas prices edge lower, markets rally

Posted by: John

Filling up for the weekend? Gas prices range from $1.07 to about $1.21 a litre for regular. The world price of oil dropped 17 cents to $55.35 U.S. per barrel. The Canadian dollar is trading at 78.41 cents U-S, down

Read More..

2017-11-17

Keep an umbrella close by

Posted by: John

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT- Rain is expected to move into southwestern Ontario tonight and will persist into Saturday. The rain may fall heavily at times. Total rainfall amounts of 25 to 40 mm are likely, although some areas may receive higher

Read More..

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