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Health officials confirm West Nile virus linked to 2 deaths in southwestern Ontario

WINDSOR, Ont. – Health officials in southwestern Ontario say two people have died from West Nile virus in the last week, the first deaths linked to the infection in the area since 2012. 157 more words

Canada

Reader Letter: Quicker roadwork on Highway 401 could save lives

We’ve seen a rash of accidents in the Highway 401 construction zones resulting from traffic diverted into single narrow barricaded lanes.

The authorities’ only response to this apparent increased danger has been to erect new temporary admonishment signage: “leave space … speed kills” to compliment the other permanent Big Brother messages on the side of the road. 247 more words

Letters

Everyone Needs A Plan

We had an eventful day this past week.

One that happened quite out of the blue and left a lot of us going ‘Oh My God…. 2,351 more words

Simple Strawberry Ice Cream

The long, hot days of summer are slowly winding down. But that doesn’t mean we can’t still enjoy everyone’s favourite summer treat – Strawberry Ice Cream! 265 more words

Food

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for London region

Update: Environment Canada has since ended all severe thunderstorm watches for the London-area.

Southwestern Ontario could be in for a stormy afternoon.

Environment Canada issued a… 98 more words

News

Torrent

Torrent

November woods rebound with a quiet ease, fathers
and sons dress and cuff those draped, pointed bucks

Shoulders that first learned to be lean turning rivets… 109 more words

Culture

Don't Walk

Don’t Walk

We drink from lidless cups on our break the pavement wet from the rain

Three cigarettes for him in fifteen minutes but I simply take coffee… 153 more words

Culture