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Latest news from Local2.ca - Ontario feed

  1. Marches taking place as Quebec construction strike enters Day 2

    05.25 / 15:43 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    MONTREAL — Various marches are taking place across Quebec in support of the province's construction strike as it enters Day 2…
  2. OPEC and other nations set to extend output cuts

    05.25 / 15:43 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    VIENNA — OPEC and other oil nations meeting Thursday were set to extend their production cuts in an effort to shore up prices. But the intended impact could be short-lived. That's due to U.S. shale p…
  3. Steve Earle to play Sault Ste. Marie

    05.25 / 15:43 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    He's rolling through town with his band The Dukes this September; tickets on sale…
  4. Chris Cornell's wife writes note: 'I know that was not you'

    05.25 / 15:43 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    LOS ANGELES — Chris Cornell's widow has penned a letter addressed to the late Soundgarden frontman days after he took his own l…
  5. Algoma's opioid problem is among the worst in Ontario

    05.25 / 14:36 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    In the 10 years 2006 to 2015, opioid poisoning was a contributing cause of death in 88 Algoma fatalities. That's actually better than expected, given our very high rates of opioid-related emergency room visits and…
  6. Who wants free Christmas tree mulch?

    05.25 / 14:36 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    Please bring your own containers and volunteers will help you fill and…
  7. Jury at inquest deems deaths in firefighter training exercises accidents

    05.25 / 14:36 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    TORONTO — A jury at a coroner's inquest says the deaths of two Ontario men during firefighter training exercises were a…
  8. Supreme Court won't hear appeal of man convicted of torturing roommate

    05.25 / 14:36 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    OTTAWA — Canada's top court won't hear an appeal of an Alberta man convicted in the torturing and starving of his roommate. The Supreme Court has dismissed a request for leave to appeal a 2016 lower court ruling in the case of Dustin P…
  9. The Latest: Obama, Merkel condemn Manchester attack in video

    05.25 / 14:36 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    MANCHESTER, England — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 3:20 p…
  10. LOTHROP, Michael Francis

    05.25 / 13:49 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    It is with heavy hearts, we the family of Michael announce the sudden unexpected death of Michael on May 18th, 2017 at the age of 54. He is in the loving arms of his deceased Mom and Dad (Bill and Mary…
  11. Children helping children

    05.25 / 13:49 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    Staff and students at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School pool resources to help out the future ARCH Pediatric…
  12. Trump seeks to end program for older jobless Americans

    05.25 / 13:49 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    HARRISBURG, Pa. — Nathan Singletary is beyond the traditional retirement age, but he's only just beginning a new career — helping other low-income, unemployed Americans over age 55 find job…
  13. Trump plan to sell off half of oil stockpile sparks debate

    05.25 / 13:49 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's proposal to sell nearly half the U.S. emergency oil stockpile is sparking renewed debate about whether the Strategic Petroleum Reserve is still needed amid an ongoing oil production boom that has seen U…
  14. Pyongyang gas price surge: Bad news for Kim Jong Un?

    05.25 / 13:49 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    TOKYO — While world attention has focused on Kim Jong Un's recent missile tests, a month-long surge in gasoline prices in Pyongyang is showing no signs of letting up — a puzzling problem that if allowed to drag on could be very bad news for the Nor…
  15. Krmpotich talks pharmacare, minimum standards of care at health debate

    05.25 / 13:02 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    Krmpotich highlighted wait times for long-term care, chronic overcrowding at SAH and a lack of services for mental health…
  16. Startup Foundations Workshop to help businesses improve odds of success

    05.25 / 12:39 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    Initiative is part of a nation-wide financial literacy program presented by Startup…
  17. Florida-based Rayonier makes US$807-million friendly takeover offer for Tembec

    05.25 / 12:39 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    MONTREAL — A Florida-based company is moving to buy Tembec Inc. in a friendly takeover deal that values the Quebec-based forestry company at US$807 million, including assumed debt. Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. of Jacksonville, F…
  18. Riopelle's 'Vent du nord' now Canada's second most expensive painting at $7.4M

    05.25 / 12:39 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    TORONTO — A painting by the late Quebec artist Jean Paul Riopelle sold for more than $7.4 million on Wednesday, good for second on the list of Canada's most expensive works of a…
  19. UK slams US on probe leaks; queen visits child victims

    05.25 / 11:32 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    MANCHESTER, England — British police arrested two more people and searched a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, as British authorities complained bitterly Thursday about investigation leaks b…
  20. The Latest: Latest alert in Manchester now over

    05.25 / 11:32 local2.ca Local2.ca - Ontario
    MANCHESTER, England — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert b…