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23 sent to Niagara Region hospital after acid leak, all discharged

23 sent to Niagara Region hospital after acid leak, all discharged

An acid spill at an auto plant sent 23 people to a Niagara Region hospital Tuesday, including three who were directly exposed to the hazardous material, but all were discharged later in the day.

OPP searching for 'armed and dangerous man' in Wiikwemkoong First Nation

WIKWEMIKONG, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police have issued an emergency alert asking residents of Wiikwemkoong First Nation on Manitoulin Island to stay inside as they search for a person they believe to be "armed and dangerous.

Second suspect charged in frying pan attack on missing Ontario woman Elnaz Hajtamiri

RICHMOND HILL, Ont. — Police north of Toronto say another suspect has been charged in a violent attack on a woman who was then kidnapped a few weeks later.
Hydro One sending 30 power line workers to help storm-ravaged Nova Scotia

Hydro One sending 30 power line workers to help storm-ravaged Nova Scotia

Hydro One says it's sending some 30 workers to help restore power in Nova Scotia in the wake of post-tropical storm Fiona.
Ontario wants feedback on portable benefits plan for precarious workers

Ontario wants feedback on portable benefits plan for precarious workers

TORONTO — Ontario is looking for feedback as it moves toward implementing a portable benefits program for precarious workers.

12 years later, police lay murder charge in case of dismembered Ontario man

ORILLIA, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police have charged a person with first-degree murder in a 12-year-long investigation into the death of an Ontario man. It’s the second arrest tied to the killing of 45-year-old Morris Conte from Bolton, Ont.
Ontarians celebrating Diwali raise concerns over election date clashing with festival

Ontarians celebrating Diwali raise concerns over election date clashing with festival

TORONTO — Some Ontarians who celebrate Diwali are criticizing the fact that the province's municipal elections fall during the South Asian holiday, which many liken to Christmas.

'Your story does not end here': inquest begins in death of Indigenous teen

Pamela Freeman fought back tears Monday as she told a coroner's inquest about holding her grandson the day he was born, seeing him grow into a precocious and enthusiastic child, and then grieving his death a few short years later.

Ontario's police watchdog investigating deaths of two men in car crash in Hamilton

HAMILTON — Ontario's police watchdog is investigating the deaths of two men in a car crash following an interaction with a Hamilton police officer Sunday night.
Pandemic spurred exodus of Ontario family doctors, study indicates

Pandemic spurred exodus of Ontario family doctors, study indicates

TORONTO — Ontario family doctors left the profession at the start of the pandemic at double the rate of the years before COVID-19 hit, new research indicates.