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  1. Agnico Eagle, best in show for mine reclamationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Northern Ontario Business

    ... Ont. took top honours at the 2017 Ontario Land Reclamation and Rehabitation Symposium held at the University of Guelph, June 26-28. The event is dedicated to promoting excellence in the process of restoring land that has been mined back to a natural ...

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  2. Why an Ontario woman is fighting for her right to swim toplessRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... 19-year-old university student, was charged with committing an indecent act after she walked home with her top off in Guelph, Ont. The charges were eventually dismissed, clearing the way for all women in Ontario to be given the right to expose their ...

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  3. W rth Canada and Missanabie Cree First Nation sign joint venture...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SooToday

    Missanabie Cree First Nation chief Jason Gauthier, left, and Wurth Canada CEO and president Ernie Sweeney sign a joint venture agreement to supply north mining operations on the First Nation's traditional territory. Rob O'Flanagan/GuelphToday Wrth Canada, headquartered in Guelph, has signed an important agreement with the northern Ontario community of Missanabie Cree First Nation.

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  4. GCC Submission to The Federal GovernmentRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Fountain Pen

    Guelph, July 20, 2017: The Guelph Chamber of Commerce made its submission to inform the North American Free Trade Agreement renegotiation process. Canada, Mexico and the United States of America are currently preparing to renegotiate and modernize NAFTA.

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  5. OPP Reports- July 20, 2017Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Fountain Pen

    On July 10, 2017 OPP were contacted regarding an online rental home fraud attempt. The complainant reportedly posted an ad on Kijiji looking for a house to rent in the Guelph area.

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  6. The odyssey of a clunky old pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... of hearts that I'm a modest instrument, one of thousands of sturdy uprights churned out by the Bell Piano company in Guelph, Ont. And frankly, I felt a bit clunky in the company of the Deilcraft credenza and the balloon curtain valances. Presto, ...

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  7. Guelph Police Reports - July 20, 2017Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Fountain Pen

    On Monday July 17, 2017 at 10:00am, Guelph Police attended to a three vehicle collision on Woodlawn Rd W near Royal Rd. A 2012 Volkswagen, being operated by 24 year old Guelph woman, attempted a left turn onto Woodlawn Rd W from a commercial business driveway. The Volkswagen struck the side of an eastbound tractor trailer, being operated by a 45 year old Brantford man.

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  8. Council To Review Baker Street ProposalsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Fountain Pen

    Guelph, Ont., July 2017 Last night Council directed staff to complete the request for proposal process for the redevelopment of the Baker Districtthe priority project for the Downtown Secondary Plan including a requirement for space allocation for a main library. "With Council's support to secure proposals for the Baker District redevelopment, we can forge ahead with fully realizing the economic and social potential of this desirable downtown property within the next five to seven years," said Derrick Thomson, Guelph's Chief Administrative Officer.

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  9. Study finds aboriginal community with strong ethno-cultural identity...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    July 20, 2017 - A University of Guelph-Humber funded study investigating mental health perceptions and practices of an Aboriginal community in northern Ontario, and its significantly lower rates of mental health services utilization and suicide, suggests that a strong ethno cultural identity and connection to the land are significant factors to positive mental health outcomes in this region. The Cree community involved in the study is one of six First Nations communities located in the James and Hudson Bay region of northern Ontario.

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  10. Henry, MacDonald and Steacy double upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HarnessLink.com

    ... while Ladyabra rounded out the top three. "Stritch was great. She drew good and took advantage of a great trip," said Guelph, ON resident MacDonald of the MacDonald and Lansdowne, ON resident Steacy crafted the win for owners David Reid of ...

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  11. Additional Funding for Wilson Parkade ApprovedRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Fountain Pen

    Guelph, Ont., July 18, 2017 Last night, Guelph City Council approved fully building out the Wilson Street parkade with two additional storeys and a total of 496 parking spots, to better serve Guelph's downtown parking needs sooner. During a special Council meeting on July 17, staff recommended that an additional $8.5 million in funding be approved, which includes $6.8 million of debt funding forecasted for the future Neeve Street parkade and $1.7 million transferred from existing City reserve funds, to optimize the Wilson Street reconstruction and parkade project.

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  12. Owner of Quebec, Ontario water parks says women must continue to wear swimwearRead the original story

    Wednesday | Cape Breton Post

    ... and Ontario. In December 1996, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled that a woman's topless stroll down a street in Guelph was not obscene, making it legal for all women in Ontario to be topless in public. HALIFAX _ Sidney Crosby has confirmed he will ... 1 comment

  13. Siemens Canada: Industry reacts to the shuttering of a 340-job...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The London Free Press

    ... contracts - deals that would have likely given Ontario's green-energy manufacturers a big boost, said University of Guelph economist Ross McKitrick. Pair that with public outrage over sky-high hydro rates - and political pressure to act - and ...

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  14. Gifted win puts London Majors in showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The London Free Press

    The Intercounty Baseball League club was gifted a much-needed victory Tuesday since they were scheduled to face the Guelph Royals, who folded last month in hopes of resurrecting next season. That freebie win sets up a second-place showdown with the Panthers in Kitchener today and serves as the launching pad for a hectic five games in six days for the reeling Majors.

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  15. Canada's red-hot real estate market is finally cooling offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... the 15.8% does signify decelerating growth. The biggest year-over-year leaders in the country are Toronto, Guelph, and Vancouver Island. Toronto ended June with a composite benchmark price of $810,700, a 25.34% increase from the same time last year. ...

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  16. Beer column: Hit trail to discover new beersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The London Free Press

    ... ale which uses malt from Barn Owl in Belleville, hops from small Canadian yards, and yeast from Escarpment Labs in Guelph. It's a feel-good beer purchase because 30 cents from each sale goes to the Trans Canada Trail Foundation, hence "trail ale." ...

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  17. City to pursue Baker District redevelopment proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | City Of Guelph

    Guelph, Ont., July 18, 2017 - Last night Council directed staff to complete the request for proposal process for the redevelopment of the Baker District-the priority project for the Downtown Secondary Plan - "With Council's support to secure proposals for the Baker District redevelopment, we can forge ahead with fully realizing the economic and social potential of this desirable downtown property within the next five to seven years," said Derrick Thomson, Guelph's Chief Administrative Officer.

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  18. Gord Surgeoner to Receive 2017 BIO Leadership and Legacy AwardRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... to present him this award." After completing his Bachelor of Science in Agriculture in 1971 at the University of Guelph, Surgeoner earned a Master's degree in Economic Entomology in 1973, also from Guelph, and a Ph.D. in Forest Entomology in 1976 ...

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  19. City optimizing the Wilson Street parkadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | City Of Guelph

    Last night, Guelph City Council approved fully building out the Wilson Street parkade with two additional storeys and a total of 496 parking spots, to better serve Guelph's downtown parking needs sooner. During a special Council meeting on July 17, staff recommended that an additional $8.5 million in funding be approved, which includes $6.8 million of debt funding forecasted for the future Neeve Street parkade and $1.7 million transferred from existing City reserve funds, to optimize the Wilson Street reconstruction and parkade project .

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  20. London city councillors on board with high-speed railRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | GlobalNews

    ... be eliminated and we could see those trains come right into our downtown and connect us with Kitchener, Waterloo, Guelph, Toronto and eventually with Windsor. This is extremely exciting." "I think that we need to continue to endorse and be ...

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