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Sarnia, ON N7T 7L6, Canada

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Ohio’s natural gas boom brings flurry of pipeline construction

Mon, 22 Dec 2014 21:05:37 -0800

A huge supply of natural gas in the shale of northern Appalachia is igniting a mega-boom in gas pipeline construction in Ohio, the likes of which haven’t been seen since the 1940s.

Edmonton Oilers’ Nail Yakupov ‘frustrated’ with scoring drought

Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:38:05 -0800

Game after game, week after week, it’s been the same end result for Nail Yakupov. No assists. No goals. In his last 18 games with the Edmonton Oilers, he has just one meagre point — a power-play goal he scored in the team’s only win during that same 18-game stretch.

Attack's Chris Bigras Named Pioneer Energy OHL Player of the Week

Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:02:29 -0800

Toronto, ON - The Ontario Hockey League today announced that Colorado Avalanche prospect Chris Bigras of the Owen Sound Attack is the Pioneer Energy OHL Player of the Week for the week ending December 21 with seven points in two games including two goals and five assists with a plus-minus rating of plus-1.

Lazar's tribute to late teammate, a Demko denial and a Valentin for Gatineau: the coast-to-coast

Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:00:00 -0800

Pre-competition wins by Canada and Team USA on Sunday and a Valentin Zykov for Vaclav Karabacek swap in the QMJHL highlight the major junior hockey headlines.

Ten players to watch at world junior championship not named Connor McDavid

Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:22:54 -0800

The spotlight will be on Connor McDavid at the world junior championship. But here are 10 other players to watch in the tournament:

Time we cleaned up own hazardous mess

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:31:07 -0800

The abrupt cancellation of plans to ship hazardous waste to Canada from Love Canal, N.Y., reminds us that in a world obsessed with its carbon footprint, too many places still refuse to dirty their hands handling the worst of their own waste in their own backyards.

Five photos: Winter sunsets

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:48:27 -0800

Sunsets are pretty any time of year, but there's something about the snow that really makes the colours pop.

Raucous Raptors fans at home on road

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:00:05 -0800

Was this how the Visigoths felt when they arrived in fifth-century Rome, flush with dreams of shocking a great city only to find the place sadly reduced, leaving their revelry tinged with pity? So it was when Raptors fans descended on Detroit — or, more precisely, Auburn Hills, Mich., the Oakville of Detroit — to see their team demolish the woeful Pistons 110-100 on Friday night. The invasion ...

Sting beat Spirit, 4-1

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 07:30:00 -0800

SARNIA, Ont. — Three first-period goals gave the host Sarnia Sting a 4-1 win over the Saginaw Spirit in Ontario Hockey League play on Friday.

U.S. National Junior Team Downs Boston University, 5-2, in World Juniors Pre-Tournament Contest

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:44:52 -0800

BOSTON - Noah Hanifin (Norwood, Mass./Boston College) and Jack Eichel (North Chelmsford, Mass./Boston University) scored shorthanded goals 24 seconds apart midway through the first period to help propel the preliminary U.S. National Junior Team past Boston University, 5-2, here tonight at Walter Brown Arena.

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