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Keep cool, aware: Health unit tips for beating this week's heat

Keep cool, aware: Health unit tips for beating this week's heat

The first heat warning of the summertime has been issued for the area
Dog survives shooting in Whitchurch-Stouffville

Dog survives shooting in Whitchurch-Stouffville

Two men, dressed in dark clothing, were seen fleeing after the dog was shot at a house Friday night
One person killed in two-vehicle crash involving motorcycle

One person killed in two-vehicle crash involving motorcycle

Crash happened Saturday evening on George Johnston Road near Sunnidale Road; motorcycle driver suffers life-threatening injuries
Man, 61, drowns after falling off paddleboard in Wasaga Bea

Man, 61, drowns after falling off paddleboard in Wasaga Bea

The man was found around 2 p.m. on June 16 in the water and taken to hospital where he was pronounced deceased
LETTER: Wrong for Health Unit to pursue business owner says reader

LETTER: Wrong for Health Unit to pursue business owner says reader

'While billion-dollar hardware stores like Home Depot and Lowes were freely allowed to sell flooring, paints etc. Alexandra Stewart’s long-time small business was not allowed to do the exact same thing'
'Pass the tanning butter': Summer's first heatwave starts today

'Pass the tanning butter': Summer's first heatwave starts today

Heat exhaustion does not usually need emergency medical help if you can cool down within 30 minutes. If it turns into heatstroke, it needs to be treated as an emergency
COLUMN: The science behind the human diet, losing weight

COLUMN: The science behind the human diet, losing weight

Gaining weight is easy, but shedding it isn’t; obesity has become worldwide epidemic, one with real health consequences, says columnist
'Dangerously hot and humid' conditions expected this week: Environment Canada

'Dangerously hot and humid' conditions expected this week: Environment Canada

Hot and humid air can also bring deteriorating air quality and can result in the Air Quality Health Index approaching the high risk category, Environment Canada says
Good morning, Midland!

Good morning, Midland!

Here's a look at the current local weather and gas prices
Lakehead ranks among tops on globe for making societal impact

Lakehead ranks among tops on globe for making societal impact

'It is an honour to be recognized for Lakehead’s deep commitment to tackling some of our world’s greatest challenges,' said Lakehead official