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  1. Forget fiddles, Cape Breton becoming a hub for the literary setRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Breton Post

    A group of students take a night off from their studies and go out for drinks in Montreal. Over the course of the evening they talk about where they would like to eventually live and write and it's decided that Cape Breton would be their ideal destination.

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  2. St. Thomas artist 'overwhelmed' by Paris exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | The London Free Press

    Angela Hardy's painting The Periodic Motion of Venus has been selected to be exhibited at the prestigious SociA tA Nationale des Beaux-Arts at Carrousel du Louvre A Paris, an annex of the Louvre, in December. St. Thomas-based artist Angela Hardy will have a painting at a major exhibition in an annex of the Louvre in Paris.

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  3. One year later, a look back on the historic 2017 OHL draft for the London areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | GlobalNews

    A handful of London area teenagers were selected in this year's Ontario Hockey League draft , but not nearly as many last year. The 2001 age group has been strong in the area for a number of years, and it showed at last year's draft.

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  4. Strong winds wreak havoc as southern Ontario winter storm continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | 680News

    More than 40,000 people were without power and one busy Toronto airport had to shut down on Sunday as southern and central Ontario were battered by another day of freezing rain and ice pellets. Environment Canada issued weather warnings for the entirety of the region for the second day in a row, advising that strong winds could exacerbate already dangerous conditions.

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  5. Ice pellets and freezing rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Castanet.net

    A man shovels his sidewalk during a spring storm in Toronto on Saturday, April 14, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston More than 35,000 people were without power in southern and central Ontario Sunday as the region was hit by another round of freezing rain and ice pellets.

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  6. Ice pellets and freezing rain hammer southern Ontario for second day in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Red Deer Advocate

    More than 35,000 people were without power in southern and central Ontario Sunday as the region was hit by another round of freezing rain and ice pellets. Environment Canada issued weather warnings for the entirety of the region for the second day in a row, advising that strong winds could exacerbate already dangerous conditions.

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  7. Vaccine Administration Mistake At Two SchoolsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 12 | PortStanleyNews.com

    St. Thomas, Ontario, April 12, 2018 - Elgin St. Thomas Health Unit would like to inform the community of a vaccine administration error occurring in the grade 7 school immunization program. In each school, one student may have received an extra vaccine while another student was either not vaccinated or received the wrong vaccine.

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  8. Toronto Lawyer Won't Be Going to Jail for Attacking St. Thomas Family with BatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | JD Journal

    Summary : Toronto lawyer Mark Phillips attacked a family with a baseball bat but will not go to jail for his actions. A St. Thomas, Ontario family was attacked in December with a baseball by Mark Phillips, a Toronto lawyer.

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  9. Wynne Government Shortchanging Elgin Residents On Physiotherapy ServicesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 10 | PortStanleyNews.com

    April 10, 2018 - Queen's Park - Today, Ontario PC Health Critic, Jeff Yurek, questioned the Wynne government on the closure of MobilityFit Physiotherapy in St. Thomas, Ontario. One of two OHIP covered physiotherapy clinics serving the communities of St. Thomas and the County of Elgin is set to close.

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  10. Lawyer who attacked family in St. Thomas with a baseball bat won't be going to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | CBC News

    Mark Phillips, the Toronto lawyer charged in December after a family was attacked with a baseball bat in a St. Thomas parking lot, pleaded guilty Tuesday to assault causing bodily harm. He was given three years probation.

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  11. Acadia to host international rugby series, east coast finals this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | Nova News Now

    Former Acadia Axewomen Andrea Burk, second from right, is competing with Canada's senior women's rugby team. - Rugby Canada WOLFVILLE Acadia has announced it will host a 10-day international rugby series this summer as the Canadian National Women's U20 team takes on England's women's U20 team in a three-game matchup.

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  12. 2018 Free Enterprise AwardsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | PortStanleyNews.com

    Success in business and community service will be celebrated as the St. Thomas & District Chamber of Commerce presents five Free Enterprise awards on Wednesday May 9. Details in words and pictures will be presented to everyone attending at the Free Enterprise Awards Reception at St. Anne's Centre in St. Thomas. The Chamber's Awards & Recognition Committee, chaired by Immediate Past Chair Robert Furneaux , completed the annual process of reviewing nominations and has elected to present one Free Enterprise Master Award and three Free Enterprise Awards of Merit.

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  13. London jobless rate falls as labour force growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | The London Free Press

    The London area jobless rate fell to 6.3 per cent in March, down a few ticks from 6.7 per cent in February. The March numbers followed the pattern set in January and February, with another 1,200 people getting back into the job market.

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  14. Nationals sweep Stars, rule Western Conference againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | The London Free Press

    The first-place Nats -- 12-2 in the playoffs so far -- never trailed once in the series and held the fifth-seeded Stars to just four goals, total. Max Vinogradov celebrates his first period goal against the St. Thomas Stars with London Nationals teammates Derek Di Iorio and Josh Coyle at the Timken Centre in St. Thomas, Ont.

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  15. Duelling St. Thomas stations push gas prices to 94 cents a litreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | The London Free Press

    "It's a duel to the bottom," said Dan McTeague, a petroleum analyst with gasbuddy.com. "They're being supported by their supplier .

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  16. St. Thomas And District Labour Council Wants You To Go With The FlowRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2018 | PortStanleyNews.com

    ... United Way Elgin Middlesex as they Go with the Flow. During the month of March. Tomorrow from 5 pm to 7 pm at the St Thomas Roadhouse Bar and Grill, we are gathering with to Network, socialize and help Women in our community. Join our Ambassadors ...

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  17. With 2,400 more people seeking work, London area unemployment hit 6.7 per cent last monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The London Free Press

    The London area's jobless rate rose to 6.7 per cent in February, up from 6.5 per cent in January. The latest numbers, published Friday morning, followed the pattern set in January - a lot more people getting into the job market, but not many finding work.

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  18. London jobless rate rises amid labour force surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The London Free Press

    The London area's jobless rate rose to 6.7 per cent in February, up from 6.5 per cent in January. The latest numbers, published Friday morning, followed the pattern set in January a lot more people getting into the job market, but not many finding work.

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  19. D.J. Kennington returns to NASCAR Cup Series racing this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Motorsport.com

    Canadian driver D.J. Kennington will make second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series start of the season at IMS Raceway on Sunday. After making his second consecutive start in the Daytona 500 last month, Canadian D.J. Kennington will return to NASCAR's top series this weekend in the Ticket Guardian 500 at ISM Raceway in Avondale, Arizona near Phoenix.

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  20. Dump truck remains in water more than a week after Port Bruce bridge collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | GlobalNews

    More than a week after a driver was rescued following the collapse of a bridge in Port Bruce, southeast of St. Thomas, Ont., the dump truck he was driving remains partially submerged. Central Elgin Mayor David Marr told 980 CFPL on Monday that the town is working with the insurer to remove the truck.

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