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BEYOND LOCAL: Rent prices grew at record pace in 2022

BEYOND LOCAL: Rent prices grew at record pace in 2022

The report also said last year's surging real estate market saw the lowest vacancy rate for purpose-built rentals in decades
ONTARIO: Homeless, hopeless Orillia man seeks medically assisted death

ONTARIO: Homeless, hopeless Orillia man seeks medically assisted death

'I really think this would be the best decision for me. I've researched it. This is an informed decision,' said local man seeking MAID, not for terminal illness, but due to lack of hope
ONTARIO: Construction firm facing criminal charges in Barrie crash

ONTARIO: Construction firm facing criminal charges in Barrie crash

Condrain Company (1983) Ltd. faces six counts of criminal negligence causing death following last summer's catastrophic crash
Police announce $100K reward for help locating Elnaz Hajtamiri

Police announce $100K reward for help locating Elnaz Hajtamiri

The 37-year-old was abducted from a home in Wasaga Beach one year ago today
BEYOND LOCAL: CEO pay smashed records in 2021

BEYOND LOCAL: CEO pay smashed records in 2021

The CEO pay trends of 2021 are likely to have continued into 2022 as they were driven by historically high profits and historically high inflation
CANADA: Half of Canadian workers to seek new job in 2023, poll says

CANADA: Half of Canadian workers to seek new job in 2023, poll says

The latest polling found the workers most likely to make a career move include employees who have been with a company for two to four years, generation Z and millennials, tech workers and working parents
BEYOND LOCAL: Bunbun's Vancouver Airport adventure has a happy ending

BEYOND LOCAL: Bunbun's Vancouver Airport adventure has a happy ending

Bunbun's tale went viral after Alberta Senator Paula Simons tweeted a photo of the rabbit which she said had been found by her daughter at YVR on Dec. 20
BEYOND LOCAL: Canadian airlines rank at low end of on-time performance

BEYOND LOCAL: Canadian airlines rank at low end of on-time performance

The data doesn't include the latest travel woes this past week caused by major winter storms
BEYOND LOCAL: Revitalizing Indigenous languages in the North

BEYOND LOCAL: Revitalizing Indigenous languages in the North

More than 21,000 people speak Inuktitut, the 2021 census indicates, and Inuktitut and Inuinnaqtun are official languages in Nunavut
WORLD: German court convicts 97-year-old Nazi camp secretary

WORLD: German court convicts 97-year-old Nazi camp secretary

She was alleged to have 'aided and abetted those in charge of the camp in the systematic killing of those imprisoned there between June 1943 and April 1945'