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<b>CANADA:</b> Majority of Canadians now do their banking digitally, survey says

CANADA: Majority of Canadians now do their banking digitally, survey says

Only 12 per cent of respondents said they did most of their banking in person
World Kendo champion visits Thorold

World Kendo champion visits Thorold

Whenever a world champion athlete visits a small city like Thorold, it's exciting for fans.
Preparing for growth

Preparing for growth

This week's Religion column looks at rain as a symbol for new life
SIU terminates investigation into Niagara Regional Police officer

SIU terminates investigation into Niagara Regional Police officer

SIU Director Tony Loparco said in a statement that, 'the medical records confirmed the man did not suffer a serious injury. Accordingly, I have terminated the investigation into this incident'
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province lands $11M from Ottawa to combat guns, gang violence

ONTARIO: Province lands $11M from Ottawa to combat guns, gang violence

“We have to invest in our kids and our communities to address the circumstances that give rise to violence,” federal minister Bill Blair says at Aurora announcement
The Legion's rockin' so come on in

The Legion's rockin' so come on in

Even when they're having fun, Emergency Medical Services workers are helping the community
Welland canal workers slip on quicksands; paid 63 cents a day

Welland canal workers slip on quicksands; paid 63 cents a day

In this week's history column, we recall the plight of canal workers, taken from Thorold Township and Town, 1786-1932, Published by John H. Thompson.
New OPP boss to focus on human trafficking, gangs, guns

New OPP boss to focus on human trafficking, gangs, guns

Thomas Carrique bids an emotional adieu to the local force that has been his 'home, passion and family for 29 years'
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Love it or hate it, AI's role in education is growing

BEYOND LOCAL: Love it or hate it, AI's role in education is growing

Some schools are developing AI tutoring systems
Welland woman one step closer to $10,000

Welland woman one step closer to $10,000

Tanya's daughter is an employee at an OLG retail location, so the prize falls within OLG's definition of an 'insider win'