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Kincardine News
UW a bit behind, but backpacks are on their wayA “manufacturing glitch” with some pencil cases has caused the United Way of Br
UW a bit behind, but backpacks are on their way
Kincardine News / Posted 10 minutes ago
A “manufacturing glitch” with some pencil cases has caused the United Way of Bruce Grey to fall about two weeks behind schedule on distributing backpacks, says the agency’s executive director. But Francesca Dobbyn said volunteers are working hard to... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope Legion looks ahead to busy fallWe are now coming up to the first general membership meeting of the new term an
Port Hope Legion looks ahead to busy fall
Northumberland Today / Posted an hour ago
We are now coming up to the first general membership meeting of the new term and it is hoped that every member possible can make a special effort to attend. This Legion, Branch 30, Port Hope functions on the basis of membership input as passed along... Read more
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Northumberland Today
New-look roster for Cobourg Cougars to open seasonAs they prepare to begin their 50th season of junior hockey, it seems much is n
New-look roster for Cobourg Cougars to open season
Northumberland Today / Posted 2 hours ago
As they prepare to begin their 50th season of junior hockey, it seems much is new again for the Cobourg Cougars. At least most of the roster, that is. Departing players from last season include captain Connor Armour (Adrian College), Taylor Gauld... Read more
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Kincardine News
CMHA plans event to address back-to-school stressWith summer holidays drawing to a close, thousands of children and youth in Gre
CMHA plans event to address back-to-school stress
Kincardine News / Posted 3 hours ago
With summer holidays drawing to a close, thousands of children and youth in Grey-Bruce will soon be returning to the classroom. A few events are planned in the area to help make that transition a bit easier for students. “Going back to school can... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
CMHA plans event to address back-to-school stressWith summer holidays drawing to a close, thousands of children and youth in Gre
CMHA plans event to address back-to-school stress
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 20 hours ago
With summer holidays drawing to a close, thousands of children and youth in Grey-Bruce will soon be returning to the classroom. A few events are planned in the area to help make that transition a bit easier for students. “Going back to school can... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Salmon derby helps fund wildlife conservation workStocking local waterways with young salmon and trout, improving area streams, b
Salmon derby helps fund wildlife conservation work
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Stocking local waterways with young salmon and trout, improving area streams, building homes for frogs and birds and planting trees. Those are just some of the wildlife projects the Sydenham Sportsmen’s Association can undertake each year thanks, in... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
CMHA plans event to address back-to-school stressWith summer holidays drawing to a close, thousands of children and youth in Gre
CMHA plans event to address back-to-school stress
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 21 hours ago
With summer holidays drawing to a close, thousands of children and youth in Grey-Bruce will soon be returning to the classroom. A few events are planned in the area to help make that transition a bit easier for students. “Going back to school can... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Brett Hargrave looks to revive his OHL careerBrett Hargrave's career hasn't exactly gone as planned. Taken 13th overall by
Brett Hargrave looks to revive his OHL career
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 22 hours ago
Brett Hargrave's career hasn't exactly gone as planned. Taken 13th overall by Sarnia in the 2012 Ontario Hockey League draft, the now 19-year-old North Bay native has played for two teams and he's returning to the Owen Sound Attack after taking a... Read more
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Kincardine News
Brett Hargrave looks to revive his OHL careerBrett Hargrave's career hasn't exactly gone as planned. Taken 13th overall by
Brett Hargrave looks to revive his OHL career
Kincardine News / Posted 23 hours ago
Brett Hargrave's career hasn't exactly gone as planned. Taken 13th overall by Sarnia in the 2012 Ontario Hockey League draft, the now 19-year-old North Bay native has played for two teams and he's returning to the Owen Sound Attack after taking a... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Three hurt in car rollover on closed 8th St. hillA 21-year-old Chatsworth man has been charged after a car flipped over on the c
Three hurt in car rollover on closed 8th St. hill
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
A 21-year-old Chatsworth man has been charged after a car flipped over on the closed section of the 8th St. E. hill in Owen Sound early Wednesday morning, sending three people to hospital. The driver of the 2014 Toyota sedan, which was severely... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Marion Seabrook Memorial Writing Award: adult winner – Manitoulin ExpositorFine Bone China by Emily De Angelis EDITOR’S NOTE: Last month the first ever w
Marion Seabrook Memorial Writing Award: adult winner – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted yesterday
Fine Bone China by Emily De Angelis EDITOR’S NOTE: Last month the first ever winners of the Marion Seabrook Memorial Writing Contest were announced in Ms. Seabrook’s home community of Mindemoya at the Pioneer Museum. This spring the idea for the... Read more
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The Sault Star
Hounds brass pleased with youngstersSo far, so good. A week of evaluating present – and future – Soo Greyhounds is
Hounds brass pleased with youngsters
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
So far, so good. A week of evaluating present – and future – Soo Greyhounds is apparently off to a good start. That was the word Tuesday night from Hounds general manager Kyle Raftis and head coach Drew Bannister. “Quite honestly, it's what we... Read more
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The Sault Star
Candid Bannister trumpets Hounds potentialAs he spoke of preparing for his first training camp as an Ontario Hockey Leagu
Candid Bannister trumpets Hounds potential
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
As he spoke of preparing for his first training camp as an Ontario Hockey League head coach, Drew Bannister had little interest in being publicly cautious or restrained. Instead of lying in the weeds, the Soo Greyhounds new bench boss made it... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Attack rookies there to stayThe spotlight was shining in two directions at the Owen Sound Attack rookie cam
Attack rookies there to stay
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
The spotlight was shining in two directions at the Owen Sound Attack rookie camp on Monday. With first-rounders Markus Phillips and Nick Suzuki signed for the 2015-16 season, the freshmen have grown to rely on each other to handle whatever pressure... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Attack rookies there to stayThe spotlight was shining in two directions at the Owen Sound Attack rookie cam
Attack rookies there to stay
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted yesterday
The spotlight was shining in two directions at the Owen Sound Attack rookie camp on Monday. With first-rounders Markus Phillips and Nick Suzuki signed for the 2015-16 season, the freshmen have grown to rely on each other to handle whatever pressure... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
UW a bit behind, but backpacks are on their wayA “manufacturing glitch” with some pencil cases has caused the United Way of Br
UW a bit behind, but backpacks are on their way
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
A “manufacturing glitch” with some pencil cases has caused the United Way of Bruce Grey to fall about two weeks behind schedule on distributing backpacks, says the agency’s executive director. But Francesca Dobbyn said volunteers are working hard to... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Daniels and Struthers aim to crack Attack rosterMatthew Struthers and Riley Daniels have taken an important step towards playin
Daniels and Struthers aim to crack Attack roster
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
Matthew Struthers and Riley Daniels have taken an important step towards playing in the Ontario Hockey League. Being signed by the Owen Sound Attack on Tuesday means the two underages are pinning their pro hockey hopes on playing in the OHL. Now... Read more
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Kincardine News
Daniels and Struthers aim to crack Attack rosterMatthew Struthers and Riley Daniels have taken an important step towards playin
Daniels and Struthers aim to crack Attack roster
Kincardine News / Posted 2 days ago
Matthew Struthers and Riley Daniels have taken an important step towards playing in the Ontario Hockey League. Being signed by the Owen Sound Attack on Tuesday means the two underages are pinning their pro hockey hopes on playing in the OHL. Now... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Attack's Gilligan retires due to heart defectA heart defect has prompted Owen Sound Attack centre Jeffrey Gilligan to retire
Attack's Gilligan retires due to heart defect
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
A heart defect has prompted Owen Sound Attack centre Jeffrey Gilligan to retire at age 19. The Burlington native took to Twitter to make the announcement: “Unfortunately I will no longer be able to play hockey,” Gilligan said. “I have been diagnosed... Read more
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Kincardine News
Attack's Gilligan retires due to heart defectA heart defect has prompted Owen Sound Attack centre Jeffrey Gilligan to retire
Attack's Gilligan retires due to heart defect
Kincardine News / Posted 2 days ago
A heart defect has prompted Owen Sound Attack centre Jeffrey Gilligan to retire at age 19. The Burlington native took to Twitter to make the announcement: “Unfortunately I will no longer be able to play hockey,” Gilligan said. “I have been diagnosed... Read more
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Kincardine News
Program aims to save people from opiate overdoseThe Grey Bruce Health Unit has launched a new program aimed at putting a life-s
Program aims to save people from opiate overdose
Kincardine News / Posted 2 days ago
The Grey Bruce Health Unit has launched a new program aimed at putting a life-saving drug into the hands of people at risk of a fatal opiate overdose. The Take-Away Naloxone program, part of public health’s Harm Reduction Strategy, will also equip... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Bannister prepares to build first rosterSAULT STE. MARIE – With as many as 10 players lost to graduation, there's more
Bannister prepares to build first roster
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
SAULT STE. MARIE – With as many as 10 players lost to graduation, there's more than just roster spots up for grabs. “There's ice time available to be earned,” Soo Greyhounds head coach Drew Bannister, a native of Sudbury, said Sunday, on the eve of... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Man charged in fiery crashAn 18-year-old Owen Sound man has been charged with careless driving in connect
Man charged in fiery crash
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
An 18-year-old Owen Sound man has been charged with careless driving in connection to a three-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon that sent seven people to hospital, including two with serious injuries. The Grey County OPP says a Jeep was headed north on... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Jensen, Rolfe named poets laureateSinger-songwriter Larry Jensen and poet Rob Rolfe have been named as Owen Sound
Jensen, Rolfe named poets laureate
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
Singer-songwriter Larry Jensen and poet Rob Rolfe have been named as Owen Sound's poets laureate for 2015 to 2017. The pair will begin their tenure in October. Former poet laureate Liz Zetlin, chairwoman of a three-person advisory committee, said... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Attack's first round picks in spotlightThe spotlight was shining in two directions at the Owen Sound Attack rookie cam
Attack's first round picks in spotlight
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
The spotlight was shining in two directions at the Owen Sound Attack rookie camp on Monday. With dual first rounders Markus Phillips and Nick Suzuki signed for the 2015-2016 season, the talented freshmen have grown to rely on each other to handle... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Program aims to save people from opiate overdoseThe Grey Bruce Health Unit has launched a new program aimed at putting a life-s
Program aims to save people from opiate overdose
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Grey Bruce Health Unit has launched a new program aimed at putting a life-saving drug into the hands of people at risk of a fatal opiate overdose. The Take-Away Naloxone program, part of public health’s Harm Reduction Strategy, will also equip... Read more
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Kincardine News
Attack's first round picks in spotlightThe spotlight was shining in two directions at the Owen Sound Attack rookie cam
Attack's first round picks in spotlight
Kincardine News / Posted 2 days ago
The spotlight was shining in two directions at the Owen Sound Attack rookie camp on Monday. With dual first rounders Markus Phillips and Nick Suzuki signed for the 2015-2016 season, the talented freshmen have grown to rely on each other to handle... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Remembering Fred FurnessFred Furness is being remembered as a tireless community volunteer and dedicate
Remembering Fred Furness
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 3 days ago
Fred Furness is being remembered as a tireless community volunteer and dedicated educator who loved people, his family and working to make Owen Sound a better place. “He was always giving of himself,” his son Steve Furness said Monday in an... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Canadians stage comeback to beat RockA late-game rally by the Rayside-Balfour Canadians against the Timmins Rock on
Canadians stage comeback to beat Rock
The Sudbury Star / Posted 3 days ago
A late-game rally by the Rayside-Balfour Canadians against the Timmins Rock on Saturday salvaged what had been, for the most part, a lacklustre effort by the local NOJHL product in pre-season play at Gerry McCrory Countryside Sports Complex. After... Read more
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The Sault Star
Bannister looking for those who can step upWith as many as 10 players lost to graduation, there's more than just roster sp
Bannister looking for those who can step up
The Sault Star / Posted 3 days ago
With as many as 10 players lost to graduation, there's more than just roster spots up for grabs. “There's ice time available to be earned,” Soo Greyhounds head coach Drew Bannister said Sunday, on the eve of the team's brief development... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Owen Sound's service review now set for springOwen Sound council is now planning to put city programs and services under the
Owen Sound's service review now set for spring
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 4 days ago
Owen Sound council is now planning to put city programs and services under the microscope in the spring. A full service review was to begin in June — within the first six months of this council’s term — but was postponed due to staffing changes at... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
A lot goes into feeding thousands at fish frySteve Bartley spent three hours Saturday morning slicing and dicing fish to hel
A lot goes into feeding thousands at fish fry
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 4 days ago
Steve Bartley spent three hours Saturday morning slicing and dicing fish to help his fellow Salmon Spectacular volunteers prepare for the first of two giant fish fries of the annual derby. “I like to kick in where I can, but I’m just a minor part of... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Lincolns announce player signings last weekPat Payton Sports editor St. Marys Lincolns’ General Manager Dustin Wenger an
Lincolns announce player signings last week
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 4 days ago
Pat Payton Sports editor St. Marys Lincolns’ General Manager Dustin Wenger announced last week that the Western Conference team had signed six new players. Defenceman Matt Granger, 18, from London, played ‘AAA’ Major Midget in his home town last... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Salmon Spectacular opensThe opening morning of the 28th annual Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular was a good
Salmon Spectacular opens
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
The opening morning of the 28th annual Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular was a good one for 14-year-old Porter Galbraith. In his first year entered in the annual derby the Owen Sound teen reeled in a fish on opening morning, something his grandfather,... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Dining car reaches final destinationThe former Canadian National Railway dining car is now in its final position ou
Dining car reaches final destination
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
The former Canadian National Railway dining car is now in its final position outside of the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre’s marine and rail museum in Owen Sound. Workers used a front-end loader this week to push the train car down the tracks... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Excursions being added to fall Salmon TourPeople will get a chance to mix unfertilized salmon eggs with milt at a local f
Excursions being added to fall Salmon Tour
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
People will get a chance to mix unfertilized salmon eggs with milt at a local fish hatchery during one of two guided, behind the scenes tours that are being added to this year’s Owen Sound Salmon Tour. “When we did our trial run, this was a real wow... Read more
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ESPN
Los Angeles Kings sign Damir Sharipzyanov to threeEL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Damir Sharip
Los Angeles Kings sign Damir Sharipzyanov to three
ESPN / Posted 6 days ago
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Damir Sharipzyanov to a three-year contract. The Kings announced the deal Thursday. Sharipzyanov had nine goals and 25 assists in 66 games with the OHL's Owen Sound Attack last... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Kings ink prospect Sharipzyanov to entry-level contractThe Los Angeles Kings added to their pool of defensive prospects by signing Dam
Kings ink prospect Sharipzyanov to entry-level contract
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 6 days ago
The Los Angeles Kings added to their pool of defensive prospects by signing Damir Sharipzyanov to a three-year, entry-level contract, per the team’s website. Sharipzyanov had nine goals, 34 points, and 59 penalty minutes in 66 games in 2014-15 with... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Hurricanes give Elias Lindholm two-year extensionForward Elias Lindholm landed a two-year contract extension from the Carolina H
Hurricanes give Elias Lindholm two-year extension
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Forward Elias Lindholm landed a two-year contract extension from the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday after a breakthrough second season in the NHL. The new deal is worth $2.5 million in 2016-17 and $2.9 million in 2017-18. Lindholm still has one... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
LA Kings sign Russian D Damir Sharipzyanov to 3 year deal AP News | 08/27/15 02:11 pm EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Kings
LA Kings sign Russian D Damir Sharipzyanov to 3 year deal
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
AP News | 08/27/15 02:11 pm EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Damir Sharipzyanov to a three-year contract. The Kings announced the deal... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
United Way seeking claims adjusterThe United Way of Bruce Grey is seeking the help of an experienced claims adjus
United Way seeking claims adjuster
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
The United Way of Bruce Grey is seeking the help of an experienced claims adjuster to assist the agency with administering the fund for the victims of this month's arson spree in Owen Sound. "It is our intention to ensure that all those affected by... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Ombudsman to probe complaintOntario’s ombudsman’s office has notified city hall that it will be investigati
Ombudsman to probe complaint
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
Ontario’s ombudsman’s office has notified city hall that it will be investigating a complaint that Owen Sound held “improper closed meetings” on three dates this year. The meetings in question are from April 27, May 25 and June 15, according to... Read more
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The Davison Index
Firebirds meet, greet fans at Lapeer DaysHakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint
Firebirds meet, greet fans at Lapeer Days
The Davison Index / Posted 7 days ago
Hakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint Firebirds pose with Lapeer’s Erica Miller and Emily Dahuron of Ann Arbor from the Lady Firebirds public relations team last weekend at Lapeer Days. Photo by Michael... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Firebirds meet and greet fans at Lapeer DaysHakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint
Firebirds meet and greet fans at Lapeer Days
Grand Blanc View / Posted 7 days ago
Hakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint Firebirds pose with Lapeer’s Erica Miller and Emily Dahuron of Ann Arbor from the Lady Firebirds public relations team last weekend at Lapeer Days. Photo by Michael... Read more
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The Burton View
Firebirds meet and greet fans at Lapeer DaysHakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint
Firebirds meet and greet fans at Lapeer Days
The Burton View / Posted 7 days ago
Hakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint Firebirds pose with Lapeer’s Erica Miller and Emily Dahuron of Ann Arbor from the Lady Firebirds public relations team last weekend at Lapeer Days. Photo by Michael... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Firebirds meet and greet fans at Lapeer DaysHakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint
Firebirds meet and greet fans at Lapeer Days
Swartz Creek View / Posted 7 days ago
Hakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint Firebirds pose with Lapeer’s Erica Miller and Emily Dahuron of Ann Arbor from the Lady Firebirds public relations team last weekend at Lapeer Days. Photo by Michael... Read more
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Flint Township View
Firebirds meet and greet fans at Lapeer DaysHakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint
Firebirds meet and greet fans at Lapeer Days
Flint Township View / Posted 7 days ago
Hakom Nilsen, Vili Sarrijarvi and Alex Nedeljkovic (left to right) of the Flint Firebirds pose with Lapeer’s Erica Miller and Emily Dahuron of Ann Arbor from the Lady Firebirds public relations team last weekend at Lapeer Days. Photo by Michael... Read more
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Kincardine News
Owen Sound KFC robbedA man has been arrested and charged after a robbery at the KFC fast food outlet
Owen Sound KFC robbed
Kincardine News / Posted 7 days ago
A man has been arrested and charged after a robbery at the KFC fast food outlet in downtown Owen Sound. Just before 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Owen Sound police responded to the report of the robbery at the business at 1001 3rd Ave. E. After police... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Concert a fundraiser for music bursaryTwo of the earliest recipients of the Donna Steinacher music bursary will perfo
Concert a fundraiser for music bursary
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 7 days ago
Two of the earliest recipients of the Donna Steinacher music bursary will perform in a special fundraising concert Sunday afternoon at the Historic Leith Church. Kati Gleiser--pianist, vocalist and electronic musician--was the bursary's first... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Owen Sound KFC robbedA man has been arrested and charged after a robbery at the KFC fast food outlet
Owen Sound KFC robbed
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 7 days ago
A man has been arrested and charged after a robbery at the KFC fast food outlet in downtown Owen Sound. Just before 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Owen Sound police responded to the report of the robbery at the business at 1001 3rd Ave. E. After police... Read more
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