Award winner

Rob Gordon of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 300 in Norwood will be presented with the prestigious F.H. Dobbin Award by the Peterborough Historical Society March 31 during their annual general meeting and fundraising dinner. The award will be presented to Gordon for his book “Dressed in Khaki” based on World War I letters dent to Norwood Methodist Church Minister Mansell Irwin.

Local author to receive prestigious heritage award

Norwood – Royal Canadian Legion Branch 300 Life Member Rob Gordon will receive the prestigious F.H. Dobbin Heritage Award from the...

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Kaitlin Kozell

Mississauga’s Kaitlin Kozell will move on to the semi-final round of The Next Country Music Star Talent Search on April 4 at the Ranch Resort in Bethany after securing a wild card entry from the judges. The grand champion will appear at the 26th annual Havelock Country Jamboree.

Musicians continue to make their mark at Havelock Jamboree talent showcase

Bethany - It’s no easy task being a judge at The Next Country Music Star Talent Search which is looking to place a grand champion on stage...

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Firefighters deliver meals

Meals on Wheels were delivered on March 24 by (front) Duncan Armstrong, Tony Hannam, Bea LeClair, Gilda Dorph, Paul LeClair, Julia Gosson (VON), Kim Hinks and Mayor Jim Harrison; (back) Quinte West firefighters Greg King, Bill Barber, Tim Hennessey and Ryan McNaught.

Firefighters help deliver Meals on Wheels in Quinte West

“The Victorian Order of Nurses Serving Hastings, Northumberland and Prince Edward Counties would like to send a special thank-you to Quinte...

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Earth Hour 2015

6 Reasons to Participate in Earth Hour 2015

6 Reasons to Participate in Earth Hour 2015

    On Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 8:30pm people in 162 countries around the world will be shutting their lights off for...

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Jian Ghomeshi

Jian Ghomeshi leaves College Park Court after his appearance in January.

Ghomeshi case pretrial hearing starts today

Disgraced former CBC Radio host Jian Ghomeshi faces seven counts of sexual assault and one of choking

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Tom Mitchell

As usual, Ontario Power Generation chief executive Tom Mitchell was the province’s highest paid civil servant, taking in $1.555 million

Ontario's 'sunshine list' tops 100,000 members for first time

Ontario’s $100,000 club includes more than 100,000 members for first time ever.

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Target Canada

Canadian retailers aren't exacly celebrating Target's retreat, but they're certainly enjoying the breathing room.

Canadian retailers move past the Target era

Target’s failure in Canada is a win for existing retailers.

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Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, who is suspected of deliberately crashing an Airbus airliner into the French Alps.

Andreas Lubitz hid his illness, German prosecutor says

The German co-pilot who reportedly deliberately crashed a Germanwings passenger plane hid evidence of his illness from the airline.

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News From Beyond Belleville Region


SIU probing woman's gunshot injury

SIU says it's probing injury to woman hit by gunshot in Mississauga incident



Electricity, education bosses top earners

Ontario's sunshine list of public sector salaries to be released today



Two dead after industrial accident in Toronto

Two hurt, one seriously, in industrial accident in Toronto: police


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Family Fun Night

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