NewsNow E-Edition January 26, 2023

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Hat Trick Hockey ~ Week 12

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – January 28, 2023 Week 12 1 Grant, Donald 1028 2 Heywood, Kevin 1023 3 Heinen, Stella 1007 4 Allison, Mike 1007 5 Emerson, Kodeeyah 1005 6 Smithson, Paul 1004 7 Della Valle, Basil 1003 8 T ...

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Teen pedestrian struck on Livingston at Brierwood, injuries life-threatening

A teen pedestrian – struck by an SUV on Livingston Avenue at Brierwood Avenue in Grimsby just before 8 a.m. – has been taken to an out-of-region hospital with life-threatening injuries. According to Niagara Regional Po ...

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Hat Trick Hockey ~ Week 11

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – January 22 Week Eleven 1 Grant, Donald 962 2 Heywood, Kevin 960 3 Allison, Mike 951 4 Emerson, Kodeeyah 945 5 Smithson, Paul 945 6 Minor, Dale 944 7 Della Valle, Basil 943 8 RawKnee 941 9 ...

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Hat Trick Hockey ~ Week 10

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – Jan. 15 Week Ten 1 Grant, Donald 897 2 Heywood, Kevin 887 3 Allison, Mike 886 4 Olejarz, Theresa 884 5 Minor, Dale 884 6 Heinen, Stella 877 7 Smithson, Paul 877 8 Della Valle, Basil 877 9 ...

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Hat Trick Hockey – Week

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – Jan. 2, 2023 Week Nine 1 Olejarz, Theresa 777 2 Allison, Mike 776 3 Della Valle, Basil 772 4 RawKnee 771 5 Van Roon, Jim 769 6 Grant, Donald 768 7 Heywood, Kevin 768 8 O’Toole, Bran ...

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Hat Trick Hockey ~ Week 7

(Editor’s Note:For next week, due to the holiday, there will be no new standings. The next set of new standings will be posted for the week of Jan. 2._ NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – Dec. 18 Week Seven 1 Grant, D ...

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Hat Trick Hockey ~ Week 6

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – Dec. 11 Week Six 1 Grant, Donald 612 2 Allison, Mike 602 3 Noise, Virgil 602 4 Mous, Brent 601 5 Kusy, Laura 597 6 Stuive, Alex 595 7 Loser Joe 595 8 Minor, Craig 595 9 Dunder, M. 593 10 ...

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Region ups ante with further Greenbelt release suggested

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Grimsby council issued a formal invitation to Niagara West MPP Sam Oosterhoff to attend the next meeting of council to discuss the provincial government’s release of two parcels of Green- belt land fo ...

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Hat Trick Hockey – Week 4

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – Nov. 27, 2022 Week Four 1 Grant, Donald 486 2 Bos, Trevor 477 3 Schilte, Julie 477 4 Mous, Brent 475 5 Loser Joe 474 6 Tommy 472 7 Torkelson, Andy 472 8 Stuive, Alex 472 9 Noise, Virgil 4 ...

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CAO Schlange, Town of Grimsby part ways

The Town of Grimsby announced this morning CAO Harry Schlange will retire effective Monday, Dec. 5. The move was made public in a press release issued Thursday morning. The release read: The Town Council of Grimsby and Harry Schla ...

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Opinion: Municipalities get handed the Bill

This Bill 23 situation is going to get far worse before it gets better. Premier Doug Ford has done himself several disservices in this fractured, adrenalized legislative process which he rolled out for such a highly impactful law. ...

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Grimsby rejects Bill 23 unanimously in special meeting

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow Despite calling a special meeting of council, Grimsby could not beat the provincial government to the Bill 23 punch this week. In its first meeting since its inaugural session last Monday, Grimsby’s f ...

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Hat Trick Hockey Standings ~ Week 3

  NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – Nov. 20, 2022 Week Three 1 Grant, Donald 415 2 Loser Joe 407 3 Torkelson, Andy 406 4 Schilte, Julie 405 5 Tommy 404 6 Havens, Robert 404 7 Bos, Trevor 403 8 Kusy, Laura 403 9 Stuiv ...

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WLMH Foundation hits ‘Take it To The Finish’ fundraising goal – $7.5 million

By Mike Williscraft For NewsNow It took just over a year, but the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation’s Take It to The Finish fundraising campaign has reached its $7.5 million goal.Just over a year ago, the campaign sat at ...

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Hat Trick Hockey 2022/23 Week 2

NewsNow Hat Trick Hockey Standings – As Of Nov 13, 2022 Week Two 1 Torkelson, Andy 346 2 Stuive, Alex 341 3 Leng, Billie 335 4 Grant, Donald 335 5 Havens, Robert 334 6 Lecinski, Gene 331 7 Tommy 331 8 Loser Joe 331 9 Hall, K ...

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Village of Hope facing record high needs

By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow A surge in need for help this Christmas has Village of Hope reaching out to the community to help meet this year’s unprecedented demand. “We started registering in the middle of October knowing w ...

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WLM Auxiliary poinsettia sale on now

Niagara West residents can give the gift of colour to kick off the Christmas season thanks to the West Lincoln Memorial Auxiliary. After a lengthy COVID-induced hiatus, the Auxiliary is rebooting its popular poinsettia sale – ...

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NewsNow Podcast Episode 36: Interview with Mayor Jeff Jordan

In this episode Mike talks shop with Grimsby’s Mayor Jeff Jordan, who recently secured his second term in office. Together they talk about much needed changed at council and some of the issues which may be front and centre f ...

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GAMRU has record year for rescues

The volunteers of South Shore Search And Rescue were called out 43 times in the 2022 boating season, a number that equals the record set in 2020 for rescue calls in a single year, says Sean Coffey, Grimsby Auxiliary Marine Rescue ...

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Opinion: No dice on Greenbelt release

Who needs the G5? They’re gone and we still have a lot to deal with, so let’s jump in. First, and I am not debating the opinions of any letter writers. I have my say, you get yours, all good by me. That noted, I needed to clar ...

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