Peterborough This Week - Community
Here is our weekly look at the five most-read stories on myKawartha.com 1) If you think woman are not trafficked in Peterborough, think again 2) OPP seek information about Mike Wallwork, charged with pimping women 3) Five people charged follow
The fifth annual fundraising tournament evolves and draws in more fans
BROCK TWP. — There’s no shortage of fun on tap in Sunderland next weekend — no joke. The 22nd annual Sunderland Maple Syrup Festival is slated for Saturday and Sunday (April 1 and 2) with an array of activities and attractions planned. Many of t
LAKEFIELD — Plans to turn the new Lakefield District Public School into the local public school board’s most unique elementary school were reviewed by trustees on Thursday night (March 23). Trustees meet at a regular board meeting where details ab
Hope for gold at OFSAA tournament ends for St. Peter girls' and boys' hockey teams from Peterborough
MISSISSAUGA — The dream of OFSAA gold for the St. Peter boys’ and girls’ hockey teams has ended. Both teams have been eliminated from the Ontario high school tournament being held in Mississauga. The St. Peter AAA boys’ hockey team was unable t
Peterborough This Week - City Hall
PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough councillors will discuss its options around allowing controversial advertising on city buses. The issue arose over the City of Peterborough allowing anti-abortion ads to be displayed on Peterborough Transit buses. W
Annexation of Cavan Monaghan lands is first step in alleviating Peterborough's housing market crisis, realtor argues
PETERBOROUGH — Realtor John Bowes says it’s time people admit there is a crisis in Peterborough’s housing market. “There’s an avalanche of people wanting to move into the city,” says the real estate broker and founder of Re/Max Eastern Realty Inc
KAWARTHA LAKES - The City will transform into eight new wards in 2018, each represented by one councillor. Council also chose Option 3, which breaks down as follows: - Ward 1 keeps north area together to support the tourism and includes Norland,
PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough councillors hope their colleagues in Cavan-Monaghan will agree to a phased-in payment for a swath of land that the city wants for expansion. At a special council meeting on Monday (March 20), Peterborough councillors un
Peterborough's Chamber of Commerce supports annexation agreement between city and Cavan Monaghan Township
PETERBOROUGH — The Peterborough Chamber of Commerce is calling on the City of Peterborough to move ahead with an annexation agreement with Cavan Monaghan Township. The agreement would see Peterborough receive lands currently in the township, whil
Peterborough This Week - Crime
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PETERBOROUGH — A 35-year-old Peterborough man is accused of of harassing his former partner. Peterborough Police say the man and women, who is in her 30s, were in a previous domestic relationship. On Wednesday (March 22), police were informed tha
LINDSAY - One man is facing charges after police say a neighbour dispute got out of control on Wednesday night (March 22). Kawartha Lakes Police say they were called to a Wellington Street apartment just before 7 p.m. after receiving information
Northumberland News - Local
CP Exclusive: Fewer Canadian travellers blocked at U.S. land border
Toronto woman heads to rights tribunal over washroom access issue
Two cases of police misconduct arising out of G20 summit set for review
Northumberland News - Crime
COBOURG — Bud Tinney had just worked several days at a new job when he left his car parked at a Cobourg carpool lot, only to get a call about 12 hours later about it being damaged and broken into.
Oshawa man turns to a stronger force to help him recover Star Wars collection
Andrew Drysdale, 25, of no fixed address, is charged with break-ins at business and pizza place.
Members of the Northumberland OPP took part in a Central Region March break traffic initiative, resulting in 445 charges being laid — primarily for speeding offences.
NORTHUMBERLAND — While Northumberland County hasn’t experienced the opioid epidemic being faced by cities in British Columbia, local partnerships are taking shape to ensure that overdoses closer to home never reach levels being seen in the west.
Stirling Community Press
At the second NDP leadership debate in Montreal Sunday, candidates discussed issues affecting youth, including the support the Liberals gained because of promises to decriminalize marijuana.
Fewer Canadians are being turned away at the U.S. land border in recent months despite mounting concerns that Donald Trump's immigration policies are making it much harder to cross, The Canadian Press has learned.
An airline safety expert says plane crews may be unwittingly compromising flight safety by leaving seatbelt signs on too long.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace Barack Obama's health-care law as his aides pledged to court moderate Democrats on upcoming initiatives from health care to tax cuts.
A petition calling for a boycott of Netflix's upcoming movie Death Note is getting close to its goal of 10,000 signatures.
Globe and Mail
Canadian firm uses dogs to screen thousands of U.S. firefighters for cancer, but critics see no proof it works
Despite the relative quiet on the streets of late, many of the activists believe the events of 2012 could happen again under the right conditions.
According to U.S. government statistics, the number of Canadians denied entry dropped between October and the end of February. But immigration advocates say the numbers don’t tell the whole story.
After more than a week, musicians at the Earl of Whitchurch continue to play, and now have their eyes on the record for longest non-stop concert.
Haily Butler-Henderson, who uses crutches as a mobility aid, says staff at Pentagram Bar and Grill stopped her from using their washroom out of fear she may sue if she’d fallen down the stairs.