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Shawn Barber remains king of pole vault in Canada

Barber set a new meet record to win the Canadian title once again. Next up for him are the Pan Am...

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Paralympic track and field star Becky Richter laments dwindling choices

As she prepares for the Parapan Am Games, the Saskatchewan native expresses disappointment over a...

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Good Baby Box

Bev Heuving stocks a shelf full of baby jars at the Community Development Council of Quinte office in Belleville. The CDC doubled its goal of collecting 5,000 baby food jars.

Community Development Council overjoyed with support for Good Baby Box program

The Community Development Council of Quinte not only met but doubled its goal of collecting 5,000 baby food jars for its Good Baby Box...

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Hadfield opens field house

Field house of dreams opens in Hastings By Bill Freeman News - Hastings - Hastings’ field house of dreams officially “launched” Friday and the wow factor was off the charts with over 1,000 people, including celebrated Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, at the grand opening of the $4.8-million multi-purpose facility. The field house includes a 30-by-60-metre artificial turf soccer pitch, a walking track, an 18-metre extension beyond the field for racket sports, basketball and community events as

Field house of dreams opens in Hastings

Hastings - Hastings’ field house of dreams officially “launched” Friday and the wow factor was off the charts with over 1,000 people,...

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Pitch this Place winner

It’s not much to look at now, but soon this retail space at 213 Front Street will be home to The Emerald Studio, a business owned by Erin Meiklejohn, the winner of the new Pitch this Place contest.

Pitch this Place winner stitches in to downtown shop

Erin Meiklejohn is sewing together a fine career as a small business owner.

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Jack Stewart award

Recognition Award winners “absolutely overwhelmed” by award By Bill Freeman News - Norwood - Tim Klompmaker will be the first to admit that he’s rarely at a loss for words on any number of subjects but he was pretty much caught off guard, stunned in fact, when he and his wife Annette were named the 2015 recipients of the Jack and Marguerite Stewart Community Recognition Award. The prestigious award is the highest honour a resident, group or organization can receive in Asphodel-Norwood and the Kl

Recognition Award winners “absolutely overwhelmed” by award

Norwood - Tim Klompmaker will be the first to admit that he’s rarely at a loss for words on any number of subjects but he was pretty much...

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Clint Black

Country music star Clint Black will be one of the performers on stage at the 26th annual Havelock Country Jamboree August 13 to 16.

Havelock Jamboree’s “Best Seats” VIP auction kicks off July 6

Havelock - The Havelock Country Jamboree’s popular Best Seats in the House VIP Package fundraiser kicks off July 6 when the online auction...

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Celebrating 150 years

Balloons outside The Salvation Army Thrift Store in Campbellford and a special decorated cake highlighted a week of special sales for the community it serves, culminating in a plaque presentation by Trent Hills Mayor Hector Macmillan, from left, to Major Steve Manuel, corps officer and pastor; Trish Preston who is holding the cake; Janey Leach, family service worker; Linda Robbins, volunteer; and Sherry Ibey, employee.

Trent Hills Mayor pays tribute to Salvation Army's 150th anniversary

Campbellford - Yesterday a ceremony acknowledging the importance of The Salvation Army Thrift Store here also marked a milestone for the...

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Food for Thought artists

The new Food for Thought Gallery hosted an opening June 30 with contributing artists. Gallery co-ordinator Tonny Braden is left with Sue Van der Wey, Gordon Wright, Noreen Alexander, Jan Bruce, Ron Plaizier, Fern Potter-Tucker, Helen Lessard, and Jan Hunter. Seated are Jean Finlayson, Suzanne Cavers, Sylvia and Gerry Heaysman, Len Holmes, J.P. Copeland and Marilyn Kelley.

Food for Thought gallery opens in Madoc

Madoc - Central Hastings is known to have a high concentration of artists working within the region, so what better way to raise funds for...

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Canada Day in Tweed

Five-year-old Annie Viveiros from Marlbank shows professional seriousness as she trains a fire hose on a practice target, supervised by volunteer firefighter Matt Elson.

Wet weather fails to dampen Canada Day spirits in Tweed

Tweed - With weather conditions changing from cloudy to a sprinkle to a full downpour and back, Tweed's Canada Day Parade looked a little...

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SIU probing police shooting in Toronto

SIU probing police shooting in Toronto; man, 45, reportedly was armed with hammer

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2 men dead after canoe capsizes near Kingston

2 men dead, 3-year-old boy safe, after canoe capsizes in lake near Kingston

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Boy killed in farm tractor accident

Boy, 4 killed in farm tractor tire accident in Southgate Township

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1 dead, 3 injured in Toronto collision

Four people injured after car plummets 5 metres into Black Creek in Toronto

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