Tuesday Dec 3
Runaway trains double the reported rate, CBC finds
After this summer's Lac Megantic tragedy - in which 47 people died when a parked train that was insufficiently secured ran down a hill, derailing and exploding - there have been calls for increased scrutiny of rail safety, including in last week's auditor general's report.
Canada let NSA spy on G8 and G20 Ontario summits during week-long operation in 2010
Canadian authorities allowed the National Security Agency to spy in the country during the G8 and G20 summits in Ontario in 2010, it has emerged.
Bravura baritones start Muskoka weekend at Opera House Saturday night
One of Canada's leading baritone trios is making two appearances in Muskoka this weekend, and the Muskoka Concert Association has them first Saturday night.
Huntsville councillor diagnosed with prostate cancer
His suspicions were confirmed Monday afternoon. However, Withey is optimistic doctors caught the disease early enough to come out with a positive prognosis.
Mayor Smith in in Bracebridge, Doughty out in Huntsville 2014 local election running
With Toronto's mayor making all the headlines for all the wrong reasons - and his pledge for all-out war in the next municipal election Oct. 27, voters are turning their thoughts to racers closer to home.
School bus driver charged after running into back of car turning in Huntsville
A school bus driver has been charged after an empty bus hit a car waiting to turn off Brunel Road here.
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Where the heck's that $3.1-billion? Where's the fury?
So is that it? There is $3.1-billion in government money unaccounted for, as Auditor-General Michael Ferguson reported some time ago.
$1,300 generator stolen from porch on Brunel Road in Huntsville
Thieves who went onto a homeowner's porch and stole an expensive generator has police looking for them after the weekend theft here.