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  1. GM launches innovation lab at CommunitechRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    General Motors is betting on a future that will see commuters use electric bicycles, shared vehicles and public transit on their morning commute and a different combination on the way home in the evening. This vision of "urban mobility" is one of the reasons the automaker opened an innovation lab in the Communitech Hub in downtown Kitchener this week.

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  2. OHL Roundup: Frontenacs beat Generals 5-4Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    ... 29 seconds into the first for the Spirit (20-25-6), with Marcus Crawford and Mitchell Stephens also chipping in. KITCHENER, Ont. - Adam Mascherin scored the first of three goals in the first period for the Rangers as they beat Niagara. Mascherin ...

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  3. BlackBerry Lays Off 200 In Software And Service TransitionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CRN

    ... number of employees in its device unit. Douglas Grosfield, founder and CEO of Five Nines IT Solutions, a Kitchener, Ontario-based strategic service provider, said the move could help BlackBerry as its transitions its "core strengths," including the ...

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  4. Amish give up on pricey Ontario, head for new life on P.E.I. farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    The Amish coming to the Island this spring are coming from two communities near Woodstock and Kitchener-Waterloo. Two groups of Amish families from Ontario are heading east to till the fertile, red soil of P.E.I. and establish a new home, much like the pioneer families of the past who travelled west for farmland to call their own.

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  5. Concert a fundraiser for Syrian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... highlights for Lichti in 2015-2016 include the title role in Elijah with the Grand Philharmonic Choir and Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra, and Winterreise in Hagen, Germany with pianist Roland Proll and in Winnipeg for Prairie Performances. ...

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  6. A jump in Hamilton's jobless rateRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | 900 CHML AM

    Statistics Canada says based on a seasonally adjusted, three month moving average, our city's jobless rate rose from 5.9 per cent in December to 6.4 per cent last month. It remains lower than other major cities in the province, including Toronto , the St. Catharines-Niagara region , Kitchener-Cambridge-Waterloo and Windsor .

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  7. Young Londoners struggle to find jobs as more people 55-plus reluctant to leave workplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    ... in the right direction, but added a caveat. The city's employment growth over the past decade is well below Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge, Hamilton, Guelph and Brantford. Only Windsor fared worse. London's population increased by 6.5 per cent between ...

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  8. Amish give up on pricey Ontario, head for new life on Prince Edward Island farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... Wallbank said the Amish who will move to the Island this spring are coming from two communities near Woodstock and Kitchener-Waterloo, with six to eight families coming from each community. "They like to have a core group of people, six to eight ... 1 comment

  9. Flames' Wideman suspended 20 games for knocking down officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Globe and Mail

    ... try to hit a linesman or a ref or anything like that," Wideman said following the game. But the 32-year-old from Kitchener, Ont., was suspended indefinitely the following day. He was summoned to Toronto for a hearing with the NHL's department of ...

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  10. Tim Bosma trial witness: 'I was hoping beyond hope it wasn't the truck'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    ... been stripped, and there were no plates on it. He was told that Millard had bought the truck from a dealer in the Kitchener area, Jennings testified. On May 9, Jennings came back to work, took pictures of the truck and its VIN number and called ...

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  11. Wideman gets 20 games for hit to linesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Red Deer Advocate

    ... Wednesday were lengthy and expensive. Wideman is eligible to return to the lineup March 14. The 32-year-old from Kitchener, Ont., will also forfeit US$564,516 in salary to the players' emergency assistance fund. "From our point of view, it's a ...

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  12. Flames' Wideman suspended for 20 games for knocking down officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... clearly demonstrate that Dennis had no intention to make contact with the linesman." But the 32-year-old from Kitchener, Ont., was suspended indefinitely the following day. He was summoned to Toronto for a hearing with the NHL's department of hockey ...

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  13. New ARGO Fire and Rescue UTV Builds on Years of Front-line ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Makers of the ARGO family of UTVs recently introduced a new model designed specifically for firefighting duties. But the announcement came as no surprise to many firefighters and EMS units in Canada and the U.S. KITCHENER, ON, August 08, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- First-response features and designs for the ARGO have actually been in development, and in service, for five years.

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  14. Flamesa Wideman suspended for 20 games for knocking down officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Medincine Hat News

    ... try to hit a linesman or a ref or anything like that," Wideman said following the game. But the 32-year-old from Kitchener, Ont., was suspended indefinitely the following day. He was summoned to Toronto for a hearing with the NHL's department of ...

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  15. Dennis Wideman suspended for 20 games for cross-checking linesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Canada.com

    ... avoid Henderson. He apologized to Henderson after the incident. No penalty was called. The 32-year-old from Kitchener, Ont., was summoned to Toronto for a hearing with the NHL's department of hockey operations Tuesday. Dennis Wideman got up after ...

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  16. D'Amato: Our cities are filled with wild animals, if we look closelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | InsideHalton.com

    ... occasion. We had a sharp reminder of this with the story of Lucky, a pet bichon poodle, who was bitten in his own Kitchener backyard last week. Two coyotes were prowling nearby as the dog went out. One of them bit the pet dog on the shoulder. Before ...

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  17. Surge in overdoses prompt fears fentanyl use is rising in OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Globe and Mail

    ... needle exchanges. Waterloo Region issued an alert last Thursday after six overdoses were reported in Cambridge and Kitchener over four days, including one that was fatal. Heroin is suspected in five cases and fentanyl in one, the alert says. "The ...

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  18. All-Star Game caps Coyotes, John Scott issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Arizona Republic

    ... across the continent. Some are on the beach in Mexico, others decided to visit family and friends in Montreal and Kitchener, Ont., and a handful remained in the Valley to relax at home. But no one will be reporting to Nashville as a Coyotes ...

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  19. James Dale Greer Mackinnon, 1980-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | MacLeans

    ... he'd say, when she was struggling with her studies. After graduating in 1986, Diana moved with Dale, then 6, to Kitchener, Ont., where she had a position at St. Mary's General Hospital. Diana threw Dale into all the sports she could. "I put him in ...

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  20. CST Canada Partners With PUDORead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | CSP

    ... Ont., regions, and Little Short Stop Stores, a chain of 29 c-stores, to create additional PUDO Point locations in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph, Ont. Toronto-based PUDO currently has more than 5,000 PUDO Point dealers signed up across ...

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