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One in hospital, one in police custody after stabbing in Brampton

BRAMPTON, Ont. — A stabbing in Brampton, Ont. has sent one man to hospital, with another in police custody.
Police arrest 70-year-old man in death of woman found in Burlington, Ont., apartment

Police arrest 70-year-old man in death of woman found in Burlington, Ont., apartment

Halton Regional police say a 70-year-old man has been arrested after a woman was found dead in her Burlington, Ont., apartment. Police say officers were called to a home late Friday morning for reports of an unconscious woman in the unit.
Government officials estimate Ontario could be short 8,500 early childhood educators

Government officials estimate Ontario could be short 8,500 early childhood educators

TORONTO — Ontario could be short 8,500 registered early childhood educators as the province adds tens of thousands more child-care spaces under the national $10-a-day program, the government estimates.
SickKids hospital to begin ramping surgeries back up as respiratory surge abates

SickKids hospital to begin ramping surgeries back up as respiratory surge abates

Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children says it will begin increasing surgeries on Monday.
Union calling on Ontario to hire support staff to address school violence

Union calling on Ontario to hire support staff to address school violence

TORONTO — The Ontario government ought to hire more support staff to address a recent spate of violence in and around schools, a union representing education workers said on Friday.
Ottawa, Kitchener hospitals saw record numbers of patients admitted this week

Ottawa, Kitchener hospitals saw record numbers of patients admitted this week

Two southern Ontario hospitals saw record numbers of patients this week, with factors at play ranging from respiratory illnesses to slips and falls commonly seen this time of year.
Hamilton estimates second leak dumped 59 million litres of sewage in Lake Ontario

Hamilton estimates second leak dumped 59 million litres of sewage in Lake Ontario

HAMILTON — The City of Hamilton is estimating that approximately 59 million litres of waste has been dumped into Lake Ontario over more than two decades as the result of a sewage leak discovered this week.
Worker dies after St. Catharines industrial fire

Worker dies after St. Catharines industrial fire

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Niagara police say the lone worker hospitalized after a fire at a hazardous waste facility in St. Catharines, Ont., has died. Niagara police Insp. Rob LaPlante says the victim was a man in his 30s and a St.
Ontario to expand surgeries performed in private facilities, sources say

Ontario to expand surgeries performed in private facilities, sources say

TORONTO — Ontario is set to make sweeping changes to its health-care model by performing thousands of publicly funded surgeries in private clinics, but some medical professionals say it's unclear who will staff them without ravaging the already belea
Algoma University professor charged in alleged assaults of students

Algoma University professor charged in alleged assaults of students

SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. — An Algoma University professor is facing multiple charges in the alleged assaults of five students. Sault Ste.