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Photos: Admirals take game 3 against Sharks with 5-4 OT win

Amherstburg downed Wheatley 5-4 in overtime in Game 3 of the Great Lakes Junior C quarter finals Tuesday night at the Libro Centre in Amherstburg. 139 more words


Catholic school board issues new recommendations on proposed school closures

Leamington’s St. Louis Elementary School will remain open and Queen of Peace closed instead in the latest set of recommendations released Tuesday by the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board. 426 more words

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Amherstburg workers avoid strike, approve new agreement

A strike has been averted at the Town of Amherstburg.

IBEW Local 636 workers and town council approved a four-year agreement Monday night.

The contract, which runs from Jan. 123 more words

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Ministry orders for Amherstburg fire cost town $160,000

Repairs and training to bring the Amherstburg Fire Department up to provincial health and safety standards have cost the town $160,000, according to a report presented at council Monday night. 421 more words

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LaSalle's Antaya on vacation but still connected to town business

LaSalle Mayor Ken Antaya may physically be far away from town but he insists that he’s never out of touch.

“As far as taking vacation, years ago the only way you would be able to contact somebody was through a long distance call,” Antaya said Monday from Arizona where he is on a three-week vacation with his wife and family. 489 more words

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Amherstburg makes contract final offer

The strike deadline for the Town of Amherstburg’s unionized workers has been extended following a marathon bargaining session that ended with town officials submitting a “final offer.” 332 more words

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Robyn Urback: War, murder, disease — no problem. Can I read about animal abuse? No

Until this week, the last story about animal abuse I really paid attention to was of a Victoria man who, in early 2011, beat a three-month-old puppy to death in a hotel room. 790 more words

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