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Driver Calls OPP For Flat Tire Help, Turns Out To Be Drunk

Dufferin OPP say they were called to assist a driver with a flat tire shortly after 3:00 a.m. on Thursday morning. The driver was found to have been drinking. The 71-year-old male of Melancthon Township was arrested and charged with

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Bolton Resident Celebrates $96,533 Lotto Max Win

Congratulations to Kathleen Clarkson of Bolton for winning a $96,533.10 prize in the June 1, 2018 Lotto MAX draw. The winning ticket was purchased at Tomas Convenience on Queen Street in Bolton. Photo: OLG Handout

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Have Coffee With Chief Kalinski And Deputy Chief Gilfoy On Thursday

Orangeville Police invites the puhlic to join Chief Wayne Kalinski and Deputy Chief Leah Gilfoy for another “Coffee with the Chief” session, to discuss any concerns regarding policing issues in the community. This session will run from 12:00 p.m. to

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HatsOnDufferin And Shelburne Police Partner Up To Keep Community Warm

HatsOnDufferin has donated hand crocheted and knitted hats to every school in Dufferin County and are now reaching out to other community partners to help ensure everyone can stay warm this winter. Over 500 generous volunteers from the local communities created

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Caledon East Resident Celebrates $50,000 Lotto 6/49 Win

Congratulations to Daniel Glassco of Caledon East after winning a $50,000 prize in the November 24, 2018 Lotto 6/49 Super Draw. The Lotto 6/49 Super Draw offered 50 Guaranteed Prize Draws of $50,000 in addition to the main jackpot and

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The OSPCA Has 100 Ducks That Need Forever Homes

The OSPCA is hoping people will be in the mood to “Duck The Halls” this Christmas. They have 100 ducks in need of homes up for adoption as part of its iAdopt for the Holidays campaign. The flock is currently

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Multiple Watches And Warnings Posted About Heavy Snow Coming To Parts Of Southern Ontario

Environment Canada has issued multiple watches, warnings and statements regarding winter weather that could impact parts of Southern Ontario today. Here are the details: 4:39 AM EST Thursday 06 December 2018 Weather advisory in effect for: Niagara Falls – Welland

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Brampton Resident Scores $100,000 Encore Win

Congratulations to Bassam Abi Ghanem of Brampton for winning $100,000 with Encore (November 28, 2018 LOTTO 6/49 draw). Bassam matched six of seven Enore numbers in exact order to win the $100,000 prize. The winning ticket was purchased at City

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Suspects Sought After A Vehicle Was Stolen From A Bolton Dealership

Caledon OPP are investigating a theft of a vehicle from the Fines Ford dealership in Bolton. OPP say the theft happened on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 3:48 p.m., a male and female suspect were dropped off at the dealership

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House Fire Sends Four To Hospital, Including Fire Fighter In Shelburne

Shortly before 1:00 p.m. today (Mon. Dec. 3rd 2018) emergency crews responded to a house fire on Fleming Way, in Shelburne.  When crews arrived, the house was already engulfed with flames shooting out the windows..  Fire fighters were able to

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Toddler Hurt In Orangeville Has Police Looking For Clues

Here is what we know. Orangeville Police say they are investigating the circumstances regarding a head injury sustained by a toddler last Thursday (November 22nd). Orangeville Police were contacted regarding a 3-year-old toddler who had received a head injury at

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G1 Driver Charged With Stunt Driving In A School Zone

Dufferin OPP were conducting radar patrol (Wed Nov. 28, 2018 at 1:30 pm) on Hockley Road when they spotted a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed. The speed of the vehicle was 110 km/hr in a posted 50

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Road Rage Leads To One Man Being Charged In Caledon

Caledon OPP responded to a road rage incident between two drivers going westbound on Highway 9.  Tue, Nov. 27, 2018 at 3:30 pm. OPP say two drivers were involved in an altercation while westbound on Highway 9 near Heart Lake

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Head On Crash In Wellington County

Wellington County OPP responded to a serious collision involving two vehicles (Mon Nov 26, 2018 at 8 am) on Concession Road 6N, south of Highway 89. OPP say an SUV and a min van had collided head on. The 45-year-old

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Property Fire Shuts Down Highway 50 For Hours

Highway 50 was closed by the Caledon OPP due to a fire at Castlederg Side Road, and at McCauley Drive for several hours on Tuesday morning with heavy smoke in the area. Crews arrived to find a shed on the

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