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Biodgester civil claim and defence have been filed

The Town of Grimsby et al’s $18 million civil claim and the defence of the trio named in the action have now been filed in court. UPDATE Nov. 21 2019: The plaintiff has filed a response to the defence. Full PDFs of each publ ...

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No “top down” changes rolled out from governance review

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow A sigh of relief from town halls across Niagara could be heard last Friday when it was announced no “top down” restructuring would result from the lengthy regional governance review process. The rev ...

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Hexo Corp. closes Durham Road grow

By Mike Williscraft For NewsNow Staff and municipal officials alike were shocked last Thursday when Hexo Corp. announced it was closing it cannabis grow operation in Lincoln. The greenhouse – at the South Service Road and Du ...

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Allison cruises in Niagara West win

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Monday night’s federal election stuck very close to the script, or at least the script predicted by most polls. Dean Allison posted another dominant Conservative win in Niagara West with 45.5 per cent ...

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Lincoln to host cannabis open houses

The Town of Lincoln is hosting a series of open houses to gather input on pending municipal cannabis production Official Plan and bylaw changes. The first meeting is set for Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 2-4 p.m. in town hall’s council ...

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WLMH obstetricians’ privileges extended at NHS

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow It was down to the 11th hour, but West Lincoln Memorial Hospital obstetricians (OBs) will have privileges extended to Niagara Health Systems’ St. Catharines General (SCG) site. The decision was unveil ...

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Accident sends motorcyclist to hospital

A car/motorcyle accident at Silver Street/Krick Road has sent the motorcyclist to hospital with life-threatening injuries. Monday night, Oct. 14, at about 7:30 p.m., police, fire and emergency services responded to reports of a co ...

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Lincoln firm offers a homegrown solution to cannabis odour

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow While there are many firms which may be able to offer a potential solution to cannabis odour issues, Lincoln may have a homegrown remedy. When Paul Muldowney and Jim Calagoure read a story in the Sept. ...

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Grimsby divests itself of the biodigester

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Grimsby Town Council reached the end of a very long, winding and expensive road Monday night with the approval of the sale of Grimsby Energy’s biodigester to Miller Waste Systems’ White Owl Ltd. The ...

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HHS closes WLMH obstetrics until Fall ’20

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow West Lincoln Memorial Hospital’s vaunted obstetrics ward will be closed for business for a year after Hamilton Health Sciences officials dropped that bombshell on staff last Thursday. HHS rolled out t ...

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