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Subpoenas, legal letters, a “bullet” dodged

Just another week in the fallout of Grimsby Energy’s biodigester By Mike Williscraft NewsNow As has been the rule rather than the exception, bad news reigned supreme during the latest council update into Grimsby Energy’s faili ...

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Third times a charm – hopefully – for Sydney

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Sydney Gill is just like other 19-year-olds – she has goals, ambitions and drive. The key difference is Sydney has a condition which keeps her in a constant state of major pain, rendering even the mos ...

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Grimsby whittles budget hit to 8.97%

Unexpected capital projects, bad investments impact 2019 tax levy By Mike Williscraft NewsNow A budget process which has included dealing with additional biodigester investments and a $1 million Peach King Centre floor repair, Gri ...

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5.63% tax hike a “great” budget, says Mayor Bylsma

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow West Lincoln Twp. council approved a 5.63 per cent tax increase to ratepayers Monday night. The impact is $67 for each home with an average assessed value of $364,000. The move, according to Mayor Dave ...

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Grimsby council assesses: what’s in a name?

When Grimsby’s Happening at The Forty was snuffed out by its own organizing committee last year, the consensus seemed to be taking a year off and launching a new went for 2020 was the most likely outcome. In January, a working g ...

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Incentives key to Lincoln commercial growth: report

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Incentive packages to drive commercial/industrial growth in the Town of Lincoln are a key aspect to a report given to the Town’s General Business and Finance Committee. The Industrial Lands and Rural ...

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WL anxiety high over MURS costs

Draft budget calls for 4.68% increase on township portion   By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow Taxpayers may have a new West Lincoln Community Centre (formerly MURS project) but they’ll be absorbing the shock felt by council Mo ...

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OPINION: Well, that didn’t take long

First day of weekend closures sees Beamsville mom rerouted to St. Catharines General for third birth Dear Editor, If Hamilton Health Sciences CEO Rob McIsaac believes the weekend closure of the OB ward is not a big deal and won’ ...

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North/South access top township priority

Photo information:  Members of the new West Lincoln Chamber of Commerce include: (L to R) Rob Wood, president; Wilma DeHaan; Lou Stranges, treasurer; Jennifer Ahlstedt, Chaundra Perkins, Alejandra Wichartz, Paul Robertson, vice- ...

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Hat Trick Hockey Week 16

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings as of February 23, 2019 Week Sixteen 1 Visentin, Jeff 1190 2 Team NBA #2 1181 3 TRUFR8 1173 4 Scobie, Brett 1167 5 Albrethsen, Jens 1167 6 Van Roon, Cory 1166 7 Pohl, Christina 1162 8 Pettigrew, ...

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