In wake of key COVID work, Western University superlab eyes $30M expansion
Western University’s superlab – a regional hub for COVID-19 surveillance and research during the pandemic – is expanding, clinching $16 million from the federal government for a new facility to produce vaccines and study viral spread through life-size simulations. Western’s Schulich School of Dentistry is hoping to break ground on its new Pathogen Research Centre, […]
Ontario Sheep Farmer’s look for sector growth with new strategic direction
New Canadians with an appetite for lamb are fuelling a rise in demand with no sign of slowing down as Ontario sheep farmers now try to open up new avenues for expanding herds and diversifying their base of producers. “In many ways, the future of our sector has not arrived in Canada yet. We are […]
Man braved smoke-filled hall to alert tenants to apartment fire
TILLSONBURG – Two people were injured in a fire Tuesday that sent flames and smoke shooting out a window of a six-storey apartment building and forced some residents to wait on their balconies to be rescued by firefighters.
West Grey suspends councillor following court appearance
Rebecca Hergert was reprimanded following a complaint alleging she had breached West Grey’s Code of Conduct.
Search for missing person in Collingwood into fifth day
Officers from the Collingwood and The Blue Mountains Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), are continuing their search for a missing person last seen in a wooded area near Arlberg Crescent on Sunday.
Outreach worker begins hunger strike as city invites homeless coalition to meeting
A longtime outreach worker and advocate began a hunger strike Tuesday morning in an attempt to force changes in London’s homelessness strategy.