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Hypothermia and Outdoor Workers : How to Chase the Chill Away

From WorkplaceSafetyNorth.ca Once wet, cotton and goose down actually make you feel colder For most people, the winter naturally brings a chilly feeling.

Ombudsman investigation yet another example of a hydro system that’s failing people: NDP

QUEEN’S PARK – New Democratic MPPs Gilles Bisson and France Gélinas say an investigation into Hydro One billing launched by Ontario Ombudsman André Marin today is just the latest example of a government hydro system that just isn’t working for the pe

Regulation of home inspection industry needed, say Ontario Realtors

Currently in Ontario, anyone can call themselves a home inspector. This could pose a problem for Ontarians who might base their decision to buy or sell a home on information they receive from an unregulated, unlicensed home inspector.

Canadians Overwhelmingly Endorse Palliative Care

NEW HARRIS DECIMA SURVEY SHOWS NEAR UNANIMOUS CANADIAN SUPPORT FOR END OF LIFE CARE OTTAWA- Canadians across the country are almost unanimous with 96% of Canadians supporting Palliative Care in a recent Harris/Decima survey.

OPP News - Northern Ontario

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [TEMISKAMING] RADAR DETECTOR SEIZED 2014-02-05 (CITY OF TEMISKAMING SHORES, ON) – A member of the Temiskaming Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was conducting traffic enforcement on February 2, 20

Scouts Canada’s Winter Survival Tips Can Help During Adventures or Getting Home Safe

Don’t hibernate! Embrace winter! One of the highlights of my day is a 4-km walk around Wascana Lake at noon. My husband and I rarely miss a day . And when we do, it’s not due to the weather, but scheduling conflicts.

Ombudsman to Investigate Hydro One: " Alarming Complaints About Billing Practices, Customer Service

TORONTO – Ontario Ombudsman André Marin today announced he will conduct a systemic investigation into complaints about serious problems with billing and customer service at Hydro One.

Detour Gold Updates Life of Mine Plan for Detour Lake

TORONTO, ONTARIO-- Detour Gold Corporation is pleased to announce an updated life of mine plan for its 100% owned Detour Lake open pit mine in northeastern Ontario. The new mine production plan supports a 21.

Police Remind Residents of Snowmobile Routes

The Timmins Police Service has been receiving numerous complaints from residents regarding snowmobiles being driven on roadways and in residential areas.

Premier Owes Answers to ONTC Workers, Families

QUEEN’S PARK – Premier Kathleen Wynne needs to tell Ontario Northland workers and their families when she will publicly declare an end to the Liberals’ ill-fated ONTC fire sale, Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli demanded today.