Town of Russell, Ont. approves plan to rededicate its name

RUSSELL, ON. — The town of Russell, Ont. is moving ahead with a motion to rededicate its name. Town council approved a motion Monday

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Miranda Lambert sings tribute to Las Vegas victims during Regina show

Country music singer Miranda Lambert gave an emotional performance at Regina’s Brandt Centre Friday night. During the concert, the star touched on the Las

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Mouths to feed, no money coming in; rodeo stock contractors feel pandemic pain

CALGARY — Canada’s rodeo stock contractors are caught between bulls and broncs and an empty bank account. Rodeos cancelled or postponed because of the

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6 puppies stolen in Chatham-Kent break and enter

LONDON, ONT — Chatham-Kent police are investigating a break and enter in which six Yorkie puppies were taken. The puppies were taken sometime Saturday

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MPI rates to increase in 2018: Public Utilities Board

The Public Utilities Board has approved a 2.6 per cent overall general rate increase for Manitoba Public Insurance in the coming year. The increase

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Iran doctor freed in swap for U.S. Navy veteran returns to Tehran

TEHRAN, IRAN — An Iranian doctor based in Florida returned to his homeland Monday after being part of a swap that saw a U.S.

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‘We’re all worried’: Niagara region hit hard by tourism lost during pandemic

TORONTO — The COVID-19 pandemic has created a daunting economic situation in the Niagara Falls region, one of the biggest and most important hubs

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Long wait for Tokyo 2020 Olympic souvenir market to pick up

TOKYO — These are lonely times for thousands of souvenirs in dozens of Tokyo 2020 Olympic stores, which are drawing few customers with the

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Glenn Beckert, four-time All-Star second baseman for Cubs, dies

CHICAGO — Glenn Beckert, a four-time All-Star second baseman for the Chicago Cubs in the 1960s and ’70s, died Sunday. He was 79. Citing

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Together while apart; Edmonton teachers find unique ways to connect with students

EDMONTON — Teachers in Edmonton are finding unique ways to connect with their students.  “Hey Kindergarten, it’s me Mrs. Perritt again. I was just

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