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BEYOND LOCAL: Summer McIntosh posts fastest 200m free of year at Canadian Swimming Open

BEYOND LOCAL: Summer McIntosh posts fastest 200m free of year at Canadian Swimming Open

McIntosh is one of Canada's biggest medal hopes for this summer's Paris Olympics
Supreme Court rules Ottawa acted dishonourably in reneging on 1877 land promise to Indigenous community

Supreme Court rules Ottawa acted dishonourably in reneging on 1877 land promise to Indigenous community

Faced with a 145-year-old broken promise, the court found a middle ground, making what is known as a 'declaration” – a statement about rights without direct legal consequences
BEYOND LOCAL: OJ Simpson, fallen football hero acquitted of murder in 'trial of the century,' dies at 76

BEYOND LOCAL: OJ Simpson, fallen football hero acquitted of murder in 'trial of the century,' dies at 76

Simpson's attorney confirmed to TMZ he died Wednesday night in Las Vegas
BEYOND LOCAL: Canada in top three countries for music exports on Spotify

BEYOND LOCAL: Canada in top three countries for music exports on Spotify

But some hit artists may not technically qualify as Canadian
BEYOND LOCAL: Guardians ready to help salamanders during annual exodus

BEYOND LOCAL: Guardians ready to help salamanders during annual exodus

Jefferson salamanders are highly sensitive to environmental disruption, making protecting them a matter of life and death
BEYOND LOCAL: Four cities given millions for hitting housing goal after counting LTC beds

BEYOND LOCAL: Four cities given millions for hitting housing goal after counting LTC beds

Provincial data show that Peterborough, Brantford, Sudbury and North Bay would have fallen short of their 2023 targets had the government relied on the criteria it listed when it launched its reward program last summer

Liberal budget to include $500-million for youth mental health, Freeland says

New fund, designed to help community health organizations provide more care for younger Canadians, is latest prebudget announcement from Liberal government
BEYOND LOCAL: Growing project makes big impact in fight against world hunger

BEYOND LOCAL: Growing project makes big impact in fight against world hunger

Canadian Foodgrains Bank supporters came together to talk about efforts to help end international hunger

Premier Doug Ford requests LCBO reinstate free paper bags

Ontario’s liquor monopoly says it will comply with Ford’s directive to abandon policy it said would save the equivalent of 188,000 trees a year
BEYOND LOCAL: Depressed since pandemic, parrot at Halifax museum being shipped to Ontario

BEYOND LOCAL: Depressed since pandemic, parrot at Halifax museum being shipped to Ontario

Merlin has been the mascot of the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in Halifax since 2006, but his routine was disrupted when COVID-19 emerged in 2020 and the museum closed