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Owen Sound Sun Times
Chamber warns of minimum wage hike consequenceslabour reforms, particularly the minimum wage hikes, are introduced. Peter Ree
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 19 hours ago
labour reforms, particularly the minimum wage hikes, are introduced. Peter Reesor, the chief executive officer of the Owen Sound & District Chamber of Commerce, said businesses have four options to contend with an hourly minimum wage which... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Question of adding another bridge resurfaces in OSIt's been an ongoing discussion for decades – should another bridge be built ac
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 19 hours ago
It's been an ongoing discussion for decades – should another bridge be built across the harbour in Owen Sound? With the city working towards replacing its century-old 10th Street bridge, it has instructed its consultant to look into the feasibility... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Owen Sound seeks 10th St. bridge fundingOwen Sound is urging the province to cover a substantial chunk of the roughly $
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 19 hours ago
Owen Sound is urging the province to cover a substantial chunk of the roughly $7.5 million that it will cost to replace the city's deteriorating, 106-year-old 10th Street bridge. “Not only is the 10th Street bridge important to Owen Sound, it's also... Read more
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Kincardine News
Chamber warns of minimum wage hike consequenceslabour reforms, particularly the minimum wage hikes, are introduced. Peter Ree
Kincardine News / Posted 20 hours ago
labour reforms, particularly the minimum wage hikes, are introduced. Peter Reesor, the chief executive officer of the Owen Sound & District Chamber of Commerce, said businesses have four options to contend with an hourly minimum wage which... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Sk8 Jam in Owen Sound on SaturdayThe Kiwanis Skate and Bike Park in Owen Sound will be a particularly busy place
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 20 hours ago
The Kiwanis Skate and Bike Park in Owen Sound will be a particularly busy place this weekend. The Owen Sound Police Service is presenting its fourth annual Sk8 Jam at the Victoria Park facility on Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. "We are anticipating... Read more
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Kincardine News
Wiarton Willie creator Mac McKenzie diespublic relations field, having started out with the local radio station CFOS. H
Kincardine News / Posted 21 hours ago
public relations field, having started out with the local radio station CFOS. He also served as industrial commissioner of Owen Sound and was personal assistant for Grey North MPP Dr. Mackinnon Philips. He also worked with the Cystic Fibrosis... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Domestic incidents in Owen Sound lead to chargesAn Owen Sound man has been charged with two counts of domestic-related assault
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
An Owen Sound man has been charged with two counts of domestic-related assault after separate incidents against the same person. On Saturday, a couple got involved in an argument at their downtown Owen Sound residence. When the argument got out of... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Residents in yard during Owen Sound break-inPolice are investigating after an Owen Sound home was robbed while the resident
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
Police are investigating after an Owen Sound home was robbed while the residents were in the back yard. Sometime between 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. on Monday, the home in the vicinity of Greenwood Cemetery was entered through a side door of the garage.... Read more
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BC Local News
Canadian entrepreneurs building up wealththey want to sell their businesses in the next10 years," says Bill Black senior
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
they want to sell their businesses in the next10 years," says Bill Black senior wealth adviser with IPC Securities Corp. in Owen Sound. "Small business owners often find it very difficult to separate the family from the business and one of the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Arrows vie for Minto CupLacrosse League, the Six Nations Rivermen are back as champions. Playing in th
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
Lacrosse League, the Six Nations Rivermen are back as champions. Playing in the best-of-five final, Six Nations swept the Owen Sound North Stars 3-0. The championship was the third in four years for the Rivermen, after they were dethroned in last... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Senior B North Stars wrap up seasonKeith Peer says it could have “easily” gone the other way. The Owen Sound Nort
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
Keith Peer says it could have “easily” gone the other way. The Owen Sound North Stars general manager said the team's best-of-five Ontario Lacrosse Association Senior B championship series against Six Nations was so evenly matched that a few bounces... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Trucking firm closes Owen Sound yardDoug Coleman Trucking has closed its yard in Owen Sound. The union representin
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
Doug Coleman Trucking has closed its yard in Owen Sound. The union representing employees at the yard on 9th Ave. E. near the southern Owen Sound city limits confirmed Monday that the company had notified workers a couple of weeks ago that the yard... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
5 local minor lacrosse teams medal at provincialsCoach Derek Bisson says before the season began, his Owen Sound Xerox North Sta
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
Coach Derek Bisson says before the season began, his Owen Sound Xerox North Stars novice box lacrosse team set a target to win their first-ever provincial title in mid-August. “I've coached these kids a lot of them since they were three years old.... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Hot July in Grey-Bruce real estateJuly saw another record set for home sales in Grey-Bruce. The Realtors Associa
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
July saw another record set for home sales in Grey-Bruce. The Realtors Association of Grey Bruce Owen Sound reports that 314 homes were sold last month through its MLS System, a new record for the month. It continues a year where monthly records... Read more
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Kincardine News
Hot July in Grey-Bruce real estateJuly saw another record set for home sales in Grey-Bruce. The Realtors Associa
Kincardine News / Posted yesterday
July saw another record set for home sales in Grey-Bruce. The Realtors Association of Grey Bruce Owen Sound reports that 314 homes were sold last month through its MLS System, a new record for the month. It continues a year where monthly records... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Phoenix Bookstore saying so longThey'd never been in before but just came to check it out. Miller said the stor
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
They'd never been in before but just came to check it out. Miller said the store draws people downtown. Ivan Mole, of Owen Sound, is a longtime store regular who, during the hour the interview took, was one of a few who expressed dismay the... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Sunday crash injures driversInjuries were minor but damage to two cars which collided Sunday about 4 p.m. i
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
Injuries were minor but damage to two cars which collided Sunday about 4 p.m. in Owen Sound was significant. Owen Sound police said in a news release that a Chrysler sedan was eastbound on 10th Street West when it failed to stop for the red light at... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Annual ride draws attention to 'silent' killersaid in an interview before the 180-kilometre ride got underway just after 10 a
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
said in an interview before the 180-kilometre ride got underway just after 10 a.m. The event, which began and ended in Owen Sound, included a poker run with five stops, prizes and lunch at Calvary Evangelical Missionary Church. Stephenson said... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Fun Day at Farm raises $10K for foodgrains bankThe Owen Sound Harvest for Hunger's Fun Day at the Farm event Saturday afternoo
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Owen Sound Harvest for Hunger's Fun Day at the Farm event Saturday afternoon in rural Meaford raised about $10,000 for the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, which helps to feed the needy in the developing world. Donations to the registered Canadian... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Carleton wins goldsenior 'B' lacrosse championship will be played Aug. 27 to Sept. 3 at Six Natio
Chatham Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
senior 'B' lacrosse championship will be played Aug. 27 to Sept. 3 at Six Nations. Shepley helped the Rivermen sweep the Owen Sound North Stars 3-0 in the best-of-five Ontario final. They captured the title with a 13-10 overtime win... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
So, what's in a name?focus of the summer. After our Sudbury show at Fromagerie we're finishing off t
The Sudbury Star / Posted 3 days ago
focus of the summer. After our Sudbury show at Fromagerie we're finishing off the tour with a performance at Summerfolk Music and Craft Festival in Owen Sound, and then we plan to record our first EP in September/October. sud.editorial@sunme... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Man's body recovered in Meaford Harbourunder the age of 10, said Penhale. “He’s a good guy. I don’t understand how th
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
under the age of 10, said Penhale. “He’s a good guy. I don’t understand how this could have happened,” Penhale said. The coroner will perform a post-mortem examination on Aug. 12 in Owen Sound. CBrowne@postmedia.com Twitter.com/cher... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Man's body recovered in Meaford Harbourunder the age of 10, said Penhale. “He’s a good guy. I don’t understand how th
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
under the age of 10, said Penhale. “He’s a good guy. I don’t understand how this could have happened,” Penhale said. The coroner will perform a post-mortem examination on Aug. 12 in Owen Sound. CBrowne@postmedia.com Twitter.com/cher... Read more
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The Sault Star
The art of laughterThis year, they have 13 guest artists as well as the five organizers of the eve
The Sault Star / Posted 4 days ago
This year, they have 13 guest artists as well as the five organizers of the event. Hill is one of them. Originally from Owen Sound, Ont., her parents moved to Sault Ste. Marie when she was very young. She attended King George Public School on... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Wiarton Willie creator Mac McKenzie diespublic relations field, having started out with the local radio station CFOS. H
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 4 days ago
public relations field, having started out with the local radio station CFOS. He also served as industrial commissioner of Owen Sound and was personal assistant for Grey North MPP Dr. Mackinnon Philips. He also worked with the Cystic Fibrosis... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Owen Sound's Dock radio station to be soldBell Media has signed an agreement to acquire the 92.3 The Dock radio station i
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 4 days ago
Bell Media has signed an agreement to acquire the 92.3 The Dock radio station in Owen Sound. The Dock is one of four FM stations that Bell Media is looking to acquire from Larche Communications Inc. in the deal which is still subject to Canadian... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Bell Media buys local radio stationsDigital Agency, based in Barrie. The deal also includes sister stations to the
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
Digital Agency, based in Barrie. The deal also includes sister stations to the Midland and Orillia operations, located in Owen Sound and Sudbury, respectively. Bell Media also remained tight-lipped about the deal, including whether any of... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Bell Media buys local radio stationsDigital Agency, based in Barrie. The deal also includes sister stations to the
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 5 days ago
Digital Agency, based in Barrie. The deal also includes sister stations to the Midland and Orillia operations, located in Owen Sound and Sudbury, respectively. Bell Media also remained tight-lipped about the deal, including whether any of... Read more
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Kincardine News
Derby days are coming soonBy the end of the 30th Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular which runs Aug. 25 to Sept
Kincardine News / Posted 5 days ago
By the end of the 30th Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular which runs Aug. 25 to Sept. 3, there'll be a lot of fish eaten, beer drunk and anglers served. How much fish, beer and how many anglers? Molson's representative Geoff Blastorah did some... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Derby days are coming soonBy the end of the 30th Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular which runs Aug. 25 to Sept
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
By the end of the 30th Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular which runs Aug. 25 to Sept. 3, there'll be a lot of fish eaten, beer drunk and anglers served. How much fish, beer and how many anglers? Molson's representative Geoff Blastorah did some... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Drug charges after Rockford traffic stopinvestigation by members of the Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, Grey-Bruce
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
investigation by members of the Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, Grey-Bruce Community Street Crime Unit, Grey-Bruce and Owen Sound City Drugs and Intelligent Unit. During the stop, police located and seized a quantity of drugs including heroin,... Read more
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Kincardine News
Grey-Bruce gas tax funds doled outHanover, $227,720; Huron-Kinloss, $206,438; Kincardine, $339,725; Meaford, $337
Kincardine News / Posted 6 days ago
Hanover, $227,720; Huron-Kinloss, $206,438; Kincardine, $339,725; Meaford, $337,475; Northern Bruce Peninsula, $113,830; Owen Sound, $659,384; Saugeen Shores, $384,935; South Bruce, $255,782; South Bruce Peninsula, $172,842; Southgate, $218,599;... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Police seek overdose victim to check well-beingand started CPR, the news release said. The victim, identified by police in th
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
and started CPR, the news release said. The victim, identified by police in the news release as Tiffany Johnson, 27, of Owen Sound, regained consciousness and fled on foot without receiving further medical treatment from paramedics. She was last... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Grey-Bruce gas tax funds doled outHanover, $227,720; Huron-Kinloss, $206,438; Kincardine, $339,725; Meaford, $337
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
Hanover, $227,720; Huron-Kinloss, $206,438; Kincardine, $339,725; Meaford, $337,475; Northern Bruce Peninsula, $113,830; Owen Sound, $659,384; Saugeen Shores, $384,935; South Bruce, $255,782; South Bruce Peninsula, $172,842; Southgate, $218,599;... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Dog brought in for Lisa Maas searchremains detection dog Zappa joined Oldrieve in a search of sites near Annan in
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
remains detection dog Zappa joined Oldrieve in a search of sites near Annan in Meaford, and along East Bayshore Road in Owen Sound, where searches before had turned up nothing. "We wanted to make sure we dotted all our i's and crossed all our... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Bell Media to buy Sudbury radio stationstation is one of four stations Bell is buying from Larche Communications Inc.
The Sudbury Star / Posted 6 days ago
station is one of four stations Bell is buying from Larche Communications Inc. The others are located in Midland, Owen Sound and Orillia. "We look forward to welcoming these award-winning stations and their teams to Bell Media, and to... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Police Briefsplace, there will be no impact on the community’s ability to contact the police
Northumberland Today / Posted 6 days ago
place, there will be no impact on the community’s ability to contact the police service business line, which is answered by Owen Sound police dispatchers or 911 in an emergency. “The Cobourg Police Service apologizes for any inconvenience and... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Pro dog handler enjoys Owen Sound showAs a professional handler, Will Alexander of Milton has shown others' dogs all
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
As a professional handler, Will Alexander of Milton has shown others' dogs all over the world, but he always returns to Owen Sound. "I love the park, it is just beautiful, and the atmosphere here is great," Alexander said on Wednesday during the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Warriors seek to tie seriesthis week to lock up their spot in the Canadian Lacrosse Association's Presiden
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
this week to lock up their spot in the Canadian Lacrosse Association's Presidents Cup championship. Six Nations leads the Owen Sound North Stars 2-0 in the OSBLL's best-of-five final, with Game 3 on Friday. With a win, Six Nations will qualify... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Ride to end poverty stops in Owen Soundmade its way through Grey-Bruce on Tuesday with a lunch-time stop at VanVugt Ga
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 7 days ago
made its way through Grey-Bruce on Tuesday with a lunch-time stop at VanVugt Garden Centre on Grey Rd. 1 just north of the Owen Sound city limits. Approximately 80 riders were taking part as it made its stop near the city. Just over 50 of the... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Owen Sound dog show an annual destinationEach summer for the past 14 years, Larry Beard and his family have made the ann
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 7 days ago
Each summer for the past 14 years, Larry Beard and his family have made the annual trek from the U.S. to Owen Sound. The pug breeder from Fort Washington, Md., doesn't miss the Grey-Bruce Kennel and Obedience Club's annual dog show. "We enjoy it... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Lady Kings bring home bronzethe Ontario Women’s Field Lacrosse Provincial Championship in Oshawa. Orillia
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 8 days ago
the Ontario Women’s Field Lacrosse Provincial Championship in Oshawa. Orillia lost the opening game of the event against Owen Sound and then bounced back to earn a 9-4 win over Six Nations. The Lady Kings then defeated Halton Hills 11-6 before... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
North Stars still in it to win itThe road ahead for the Owen Sound North Stars is uphill now as it faces elimina
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 8 days ago
The road ahead for the Owen Sound North Stars is uphill now as it faces elimination if it loses the next game of the Ontario Senior B Lacrosse finals. Down two games in a best three of five series against the Six Nations Rivermen, North Stars... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Aggravated assault charge laid, man hospitalizedOwen Sound police charged a 47-year-old Owen Sound man with aggravated assault
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 9 days ago
Owen Sound police charged a 47-year-old Owen Sound man with aggravated assault after receiving several 911 calls reporting a vicious assault in progress Sunday about 9:35 p.m. Police and paramedics attended a westside address and found the victim... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Emancipation festival chair stepping downThis was Blaine Courtney's last year as chair of the Owen Sound Emancipation Fe
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 9 days ago
This was Blaine Courtney's last year as chair of the Owen Sound Emancipation Festival and so far no one has stepped up to carry on the 155-year-old tradition. However, he called the festival a “royal success”. Friday night's speaker author Lawrence... Read more
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Kincardine News
Emancipation festival chair stepping downThis was Blaine Courtney's last year as chair of the Owen Sound Emancipation Fe
Kincardine News / Posted 9 days ago
This was Blaine Courtney's last year as chair of the Owen Sound Emancipation Festival and so far no one has stepped up to carry on the 155-year-old tradition. However, he called the festival a “royal success”. Friday night's speaker author Lawrence... Read more
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Kincardine News
Tom Thomson: Man of mystery, many talentshis birth. Dozens of visitors sat in the pews inside the former Knox United Ch
Kincardine News / Posted 9 days ago
his birth. Dozens of visitors sat in the pews inside the former Knox United Church, now the Harmony Centre, in downtown Owen Sound. This was the Thomson family's church after Thomson's parents sold their Leith farmhouse and moved to town. The... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Tom Thomson: Man of mystery, many talentshis birth. Dozens of visitors sat in the pews inside the former Knox United Ch
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 9 days ago
his birth. Dozens of visitors sat in the pews inside the former Knox United Church, now the Harmony Centre, in downtown Owen Sound. This was the Thomson family's church after Thomson's parents sold their Leith farmhouse and moved to town. The... Read more
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TSN
Charging into Buffalo: Canada's projected roster for the 2018 WJCThomas, London (OHL) HT: 6-0 WT: 192 S: R NHL Draft: Stl 2017The playmaker ext
TSN / Posted 10 days ago
Thomas, London (OHL) HT: 6-0 WT: 192 S: R NHL Draft: Stl 2017The playmaker extraordinaire could end up at centre in World Junior tournament. Nick Suzuki, Owen Sound (OHL) OHL Scholastic Player of the Year finalist plays brainy, purposefu... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Speeder clocked at 187 km/hdriver was charged with race a motor vehicle and dangerous driving. His car was
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 10 days ago
driver was charged with race a motor vehicle and dangerous driving. His car was automatically impounded for seven days and his driver's licence was suspended for seven days. He has a Sept. 21 court date in the Ontario Court of Justice in Owen S... Read more
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