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The latest survey from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health has found a quarter of survey participants reported feeling moderate to severe anxiety.
The aptly named Alex Champ and his rink from Kitchener-Waterloo took home the top prize at this past weekend’s 40th Port Elgin Super Spiel with a 6-0 win over Newfoundland’s Greg Smith at the Port Elgin Curling Club. Champ bested John Willsey (Oakville), 6-2, in the semi-final to earn a berth into the long-running super […]
Next week will mark 15 year since a sinkhole, the size of a large backyard swimming pool, cracked open at a major downtown London intersection, underscoring the risks and realities of crumbling infrastructure. We covered it extensively, and this story on the initial aftermath was first published on the front page of the Nov. 1, […]
A business in Perth County is out more than $200,000 after sending a wire transfer to buy a new piece of equipment. The company in Perth East was working with a vendor in Burlington, Ont. to purchase a machine, but their transfer of US$150,000 was never received, Ontario Provincial Police say. “Allegedly the vender’s email […]
If you’re looking for no-cost ways to mark Canada’s 155th birthday on Friday, Free Press reporter Dan Brown has some suggestions, and you won’t have to go far to take part in them.
The industrial dreams of St. Thomas may prove a nightmare to the surrounding agricultural community, one farmer says. City hall has amassed an 800-acre (320-hectare) parcel of land for industrial use, in hope of wooing an automotive electric-vehicle battery manufacturer believed to be looking to locate in Ontario. But that will see some of the […]