IBEW Local Union 1739

P.O. Box 905
Barrie, ON L4M 4Y6, Canada

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Barrie, ON

OHL Roundup: Tolchinsky scores two as Greyhounds top Frontenacs 3-1

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:24:28 -0800

KINGSTON, Ont. - Sergey Tolchinsky scored in the first period and again in the third to lead the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds to a 3-1 win over the Kingston Frontenacs in Ontario Hockey League action on Sunday.

Study showing London is a tough place for immigrants to find housing is bad news for a city reliant on newcomers for ...

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:24:07 -0800

Immigrants find it tougher to find affordable housing in London than in every major city but one in Canada.

Local veteran continues to serve those in need

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:29:37 -0800

Merritt resident Danica Vere served with the military police in Canada’s Armed Forces for 21 years before hanging up the boots, so to speak, in 2011. Her distinguished career in uniform included postings and trips throughout Canada, the U.S. and overseas, and three separate tours of duty in war-torn Bosnia and Afghanistan.

OFSC Warns Snowmobilers To Keep Sleds Parked

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:16:23 -0800

BARRIE -With early snow in many parts of Ontario and more in the forecast, winter’s on the way and so is the 2015 snowmobiling season. But it’s not time to start sledding yet and for safety’s sake, the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) cautions snowmobilers to keep their sleds parked for now.

OBITUARY: Ann Wayne

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:58:34 -0800

The funeral of Ann Catherine Wayne was held at Alford Crematorium on Tuesday February 11 2014 followed by a Thanksgiving service at St Mary’s Church, Horncastle. Funeral arrangements were by Lincolnshire Co-operative Funeral Services. A total of £606.73 was raised and is to be divided between St Mary’s Church and Marie Curie.

No projects yet approved for Ottawa manufacturing fund after 18 months

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:59:50 -0800

Five-year program was intended to fund ‘large-scale, transformative’ activities

Police seek man who licked feet, stole women’s shoes

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:58:37 -0800

Police are looking for a man who they say sexually assaulted a woman by licking her foot, before stealing her boot and sock – a day after he allegedly stole another woman’s shoe.

It’s time to ensure Canada’s food pricing formulas are transparent, fair

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:14:50 -0800

Canadian consumers pay substantially more for chicken than people in much of the world, most notably Americans

The spirit of giving

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:10:45 -0800

The advertisements and commercials have been out for awhile now, but Joyce Barrie is glad she had a chance to Walk to Christmas.

Sled trails through Orillia and Oro-Medonte, Ramara and Severn should be open by mid-December

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:06:17 -0800

There’s snow on the ground, but the president of the local snowmobile club is asking snowmobilers to hold off on hitting the trails.

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