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  1. Here's what Ontario's parties are promising voters for dental careRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... was at least $31 million that year. Lori Kleinsmith, a health promoter with Bridges Community Health Centre in Port Colborne, said poor oral health can lead to more serious chronic conditions which eventually affect the healthcare system. "When ...

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  2. Flyer fracas at Niagara Region Corporate Services CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    ... Barrick's distribution was under more scrutiny as he compared the Region's accomplishments to those of Port Colborne, to which the local council took exception for the negative connotations. The Region does have a corporate resource policy that ...

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  3. Arrest in Port Colborne drug investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 6 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    Sixty-one-year-old Gary Dutcher is charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, possesion of proceeds of property obtained by crime over $5,000 and possession of marihuana.

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  4. Suspect sought in Welland stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    Police say a male knocked on the door of a home on Maureen Avenue to confront the owner regarding a personal dispute. Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of 43-year-old Json Smith of Port Colborne of a charge of aggravated assault.

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  5. Risk of Lake Erie floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    The Niagara Region Conservation Authority is out with an update this afternoon on the condition of the Lake Erie shoreline. With expected wind gusts of 100 kilometres an hour, water levels at Port Colborne could increase with the storm surge by 0.70m over current levels with significant wave heights of 1.5m During this time, there is an increased risk of shoreline flooding and erosion resulting from strong wave action and storm surge.

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  6. NDP ready to select Niagara West candidate:Provincial nomination meeting set for May 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | The Hamilton Spectator

    ... riding, health care in particular is going to be a big one." In the southern part of the riding, she said, the Port Colborne and Welland hospitals are facilities residents want to ensure stay open in the future, while in the northern portion, West ...

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  7. Ceres Global Ag Announces Trial Date Set For The Scoular LitigationRead the original story

    Friday Apr 20 | Agri Marketing

    ... operates six locations, Duluth, MN; Minneapolis, MN; Savage, MN; Shakopee, MN; Northgate, Saskatchewan and Port Colborne, Ontario, and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN. Its wholly-owned facilities throughout North America have an aggregate grain ...

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  8. Port Cares buys lot where a home once stood before it went up in flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | HTZ FM

    Port Cares, which helps the homeless and vulnerable in Port Colborne, has bought the vacant lot which was the scene of a tragic house fire in 2016. The blaze claimed the life of four members of the Burd family, 37 year old Tammy, her two children aged 15 and 2 and her 83 year old grandmother Eva.

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  9. Port Colborne council approves 8.35% increase for water servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    During a meeting this week, council begrudgingly approved an 8.35% increase which amounts to about $120 more per year for the average household. Corporate Services Director Peter Senese outlined the myriad factors playing into the hike including heavy rainfall, aging infrastructure, fixed costs, and a high amount of unaccounted for water loss.

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  10. Update | Niagara Regional Police discover body in Port ColborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | HTZ FM

    The dog park in Port Colbrone remains closed as police continue to investigate the circumstances regarding a body that was discovered Thursday.

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  11. Niagara Regional Police discover body in Port ColborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | HTZ FM

    The investigation led to the discovery of the body in the area of the Port Colborne dog park on Elm Street.

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  12. Easter egg hunts across NiagaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    ... be the site of the Welland Volunteer Fire Company No.1's, 23rd annual hunt running from 10 am to 2:30. Over in Port Colborne, families are invited to an Easter Eggstravaganza at the Vale Health and Wellness Centre with the hunt getting underway at ...

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  13. Treacherous ice conditions made for edgy ship arrivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... it was no easy feat for the crew of the Canada Steamship Lines Welland. Capt. Wilson Walters said they left Port Colborne, Ont., where the ship wintered, and found themselves in open water 28 nautical miles north of Whitefish Point. They stayed to ...

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  14. Charges laid in Port Colborne drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2018 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    The NRP Welland Street Crime Unit commenced an investigation with the assistance of the RCMP into the allegations that heroin and methamphetamine was being sold from two homes in Port Colborne. On March 23rd, 2018 the investigation concluded with the execution of two Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrants and several arrests.

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  15. Maloney will not run again for Mayor of Port ColborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    Maloney says he's enjoyed his term as Mayor and thanks his co-workers at City Hall and at the Region. He say he is most appreciative of the support of the residents of Port Colborne who gave him the opportunity.

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  16. Inquiring minds want to know about Agnico Eagle's, Vale's cobalt assets 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Northern Life

    ... of cobalt last year from its Sudbury operations. It's shipped and processed at the company's refinery in Port Colborne. "The company has no comment on any potential streaming deal for cobalt," replied Vale spokeswoman Danica Pagnutti in an email. ...

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  17. Inquiring minds want to know about Agnico Eagle's, Vale's cobalt assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Northern Ontario Business

    ... of cobalt last year from its Sudbury operations. It's shipped and processed at the company's refinery in Port Colborne. "The company has no comment on any potential streaming deal for cobalt," replied Vale spokeswoman Danica Pagnutti in an email. ...

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  18. Family Day in NiagaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    Walker Family YMCA, St. Catharines Family Zumba 9:30 to 10:30 am Family Bounce 1:00 to 4:00 pm Open Swim 1:00 to 4:00 pm Niagara Centre YMCA, Welland Family Bounce 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Family Gym 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Open Swim 1:00 to 4:00 pm Niagara Falls YMCA Family Bounce 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Family Gym 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Open Swim 1:00 to 4:00 pm Niagara West YMCA, Grimsby Family Bounce 12:00 to 1:00 pm / 2:00 to 3:00 pm Family Gym 1:00 to 2:00 pm Open Swim 1:00 to 4:00 pm Port Colborne YMCA Family Bounce 1:00 to 3:00 pm Family Gym 1:00 to 3:00 pm Open Swim 1:00 to 3:00 pm E.J. Freeland YMCA, Fort Erie Family Bounce 12:00 to 2:00 pm Family Gym 12:00 to 2:00 pm Open Swim 1:00 to 2:30 pm The Niagara Parks Commission is pleased to welcome back Wild Ontario, an interactive and family-friendly exhibit taking place at the Butterfly Conservatory from Saturday, February 17 through to Sunday, ... (more)

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  19. UPDATE | Electrical malfunction blamed for Wainfleet fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | HTZ FM

    Wainfleet Fire called in help from Port Colborne, Pelham, and Haldimand County while responding to a house fire on Highway 3 yesterday morning.

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  20. Simcoe County top of the pile for battery recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Simcoe.com

    ... the bags are taken to the hazardous waste facility to be consolidated before being shipped to a processor in Port Colborne, Ont. While the yearly collection is one way to dispose of used batteries, bureau said residents could drop them off at one of ...

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