Divers take on risks to uncover secrets of Franklin ship Erebus

Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Larry Lyver, 50, is operations chief for next month's planned ice dive on the wreck of the Franklin Expedition's flagship HMS Erebus.

Divers take on risks to uncover secrets of Franklin ship Erebus

Despite the higher risk of diving under ice in the Arctic, the team is in a hurry to get back to Erebus to search for significant artifacts

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9 things you really need to throw out for spring cleaning

9 things you really need to throw out for spring cleaning

      1. The Christmas decorations. I'm sure you don't still have your tree up (...right?) but if there's...

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Sale of 11 Target sites approved; payment in question

As Target Canada shuts down, suppliers are still owed millions of dollars.

Sale of 11 Target sites approved; payment in question

The sale of 11 Target properties wins court approval, but the fate of the $1.9-billion payment it will trigger is unresolved

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Oshawa man charged with threatening police after online video calls for ‘retribution’

Oshawa man charged with threatening police after online video calls for ‘retribution’

OSHAWA -- A Facebook video that led to an Oshawa man being charged with threatening police officers exhorts viewers to combat state...

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Video footage from Robert McGregor trial

The Crown argues that video footage from Tim Hortons on George Street in Peterborough is the last known images of Joanne MacKenzie alive. She was found murdered on July 6, 2011.

VIDEO: Last known images of murder victim released

Video footage released in court shows woman believed to be Joanne MacKenzie get into a truck police say belongs to Robert McGregor; her...

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Christine Elliott lays out plan for asset sales, business tax cut

Christine Elliott, centre, says if she becomes premier she will call for an immediate review of all government assets. "Assets that don’t serve the core functions of government will be divested," she says.

Christine Elliott lays out plan for asset sales, business tax cut

Pushing aside recent Tory missteps, PC leadership hopeful Christine Elliott says her party will rise again

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Bob Forder reported on capital project updates for the city.

Arena LED retrofit gets incentive cheques for energy savings

The LED light conversion of the arenas is complete and the city has received an incentive cheque from SaveOnEnergy for almost $10,000.

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Devon Taylor (l) and Tamara Kleinschmidt were at council recently to talk about the Trenton MFRC.

Trenton MFRC invites the public to its family programs

The Trenton Military Family Resource Centre (TMFRC) is on a mission. They want people to know who they are.

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Justify long access-to-info waits: judge

The thousand-day access request: long delays must be justified, judge rules

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Saskatchewan reserve pays fire bills, signs contract

Saskatchewan reserve pays bills, signs contract with volunteer fire crew

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