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  1. Heated discussion at region over development of Miller's Creek MarinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    The Niagara Parks Commission and a Niagara regional councillor going head to head last night over the development of the Miller's Creek Marina in Fort Erie. During a presentation by NPC Chair Janice Thomson, updating council on commission operations, Councillor Bob Gale voiced his frustration the NPC has yet to approve a proposal by developer Warren DAC to spend $150 million to revamp the aging marina.

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  2. Some of the highlights of regional council expenses so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    ... steps to fight some of those charges. "In the case of councillors Barrick from Port Colborne and Annunziata from Fort Erie they have said, 'Look we didn't incur those charges and they should be on our bill.' And they've taken steps to have them ...

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  3. 'I loved her. I would never hurt her.':Unable to pay the disposal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | The Guelph Mercury

    A man who claims he left the body of his dead dog in the woods in Fort Erie says he regrets his actions and that a series of unfortunate circumstances led to the abandonment. After it was first reported by the Fort Erie Post early Monday that a dead dog had been discovered locked in a cage in the woods at the end of Dunlop Street, the story quickly spread across social media.

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  4. Want to know how much your Niagara Regional Councillors bill for expenses? You are in luckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    The top biller for 2016 is Regional Chair Al Caslin who claimed just over $24,000 the second highest is Welland Regional Councillor Paul Grenier with $19,648, followed by Fort Erie Regional Councillor Sandy Annunziata at $16,890.

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  5. No charges to be laid after dead dog found in Fort ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    ... me forward to the SPCA he was given a written warning for improper disposal of a dead animal. An official with the Fort Erie SPCA has not been able to find any signs of abuse, and says it doesn't look like the animal starved to death either.

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  6. Man claims he left dog in woods after it died of health...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | YorkRegion.com

    A man who claims he left the body of his dead dog in the woods in Fort Erie says he regrets his actions and that a series of unfortunate circumstances led to the abandonment. After it was first reported by Niagara this Week early Monday that a dead dog had been discovered locked in a cage in the woods at the end of Dunlop Street, the story quickly spread across social media.

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  7. Fred Bracken says calling man terrorist had nothing to do with raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    The man at the centre of a controversial incident that took place at Niagara Regional Council says he wants to clear the air. Activist and Fort Erie resident, Fred Bracken reached out to CKTB saying that he was being misrepresented in the media following the December meeting.

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  8. A decade of regional councillor expenses to be released tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    The move comes after a St. Catharines Standard report in September that revealed Fort Erie councillor Sandy Annunziata had billed taxpayers for more than $4,000 in 2015 for mileage he accumulated while travelling to Toronto to appear on the Jerry Agar Show on Newstalk 1010, a radio station owned by CKTB's parent company Bell Media.

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  9. Canada urging U.S. to consider infrastructure bank for cross-border projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Globe and Mail

    ... the Canada-U.S. border: the Peace Bridge and the Gordie Howe Bridge. The nearly 100-year-old Peace Bridge between Fort Erie, Ont., and Buffalo has recently received extensive repairs. The Canadian government is currently committed to covering all of ...

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  10. Fort Erie woman who climbed a crane in Toronto gets a breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    Lazo made headlines after climbing a construction crane on Wellesley St. near Yonge St. in the middle of the night on April 26 last year.

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  11. COMMUTERS: Your Wednesday morning weather, traffic and school closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Hamilton Spectator

    If you know of a traffic problem, give us a call at the news desk 905-526-3420, or tweet and follow @TheSpec #TrafficNotes CLEAR - QEW Fort Erie bound on up side of Burlington Skyway, two vehicle collision blocking left lane. 6:30 a.m. GasBuddy.com is reporting the lowest gas price in Hamilton this morning as 109.9 Pioneer, 1594 Barton Street East.

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  12. 'Force of the water is always going to triumph': Why Niagara Falls will never freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | CBC News

    ... through much of the province. (THE CANADIAN PRESS) In 1964 an 'ice boom' was put in place between the town of Fort Erie and the city of Buffalo to hold ice back. It's 2.7 kilometres long and is made of floating 30-foot long steel pontoons. According ...

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  13. Six Nations first baby of 2018 may be a boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Turtle Island News

    ... then the first Six Nations baby may be little Tyson Finn whose mom Brianna Jamieson is currently living in Fort Erie. Little Tyson Finn was born New Year's Day January 1, 2018 at 1:49 p.m. at St Catharine's General Hospital. Dad is Tylor Finn of ...

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  14. They left Afghanistan to study. Their family told them not to come back.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | The Toronto Star

    ... refugees. The process took six months, and started in the waiting room of the Canadian Border Services office at Fort Erie. "We did not know if we would be allowed to go in," Zaheer said. "What would we do if we were sent back?" The relief of being ...

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  15. Truck fire shuts down Niagara-bound QEW in GrimsbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | GlobalNews

    ... fire as it was travelling on the highway at about 9:30 a.m. Friday. A truck fire on the QEW in Grimsby caused the Fort Erie bound lanes to close for an extended period. Hockey fans travelling to Buffalo for the World Junior game between Canada and ...

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  16. No injuries reported in tractor trailer fire near GrimsbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    OPP Constable Roberto Visconti says the Fort Erie bound lanes are closed from Christie to Barlett and could remain closed for several hours for clear up.

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  17. Tractor trailer fire on QEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    OPP Constable Roberto Visconti says a tractor trailer was fully engulfed in flames, causing a closure in the Fort Erie bound lanes from Christie to Barlett.

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  18. Vehicle fire in Grimsby shuts down Fort Erie-bound QEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | 680News

    ... ice responded to a call at around 10:20 a.m. for a tractor trailer on fire near Maple Avenue. TRAFFIC HAZARD: #QEW Fort Erie bound at Maple #Grimsby - Emergency services on scene of vehicle fire, all lanes blocked. ^jt

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  19. Feast your mind: Try The Globe's 2017 science quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | The Globe and Mail

    ... will the total portion of the eclipse last longest? Answer: a. All four locations will get a total eclipse, but Fort Erie will be in complete darkness the longest, at three minutes and 44 seconds. In October, Canadian astronomer Robert Weryk, based ...

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  20. Arrest in Fort Erie gun theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 22 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    An 18 year old man has been charged in connection with a Fort Erie break and enter that saw six firearms and some ammo stolen from a home.

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