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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, August 14th

Bruce Peninsula OPP, along with the OPP’s Highway Safety Division and Aviation Services, conducted a two day traffic enforcement blitz over this past weekend. Saturday and Sunday, August 11th and 12th, as officers patrolled from the air and on the

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, August 14th

Today: Mainly sunny. A high of 29. The humidex making it feel like 36. The UV index 8 or very high. Tonight: A few clouds. A low of 18. Tomorrow: A mix of sun and cloud with the chance of

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John Tesh and “Intelligence For Your Life”, Today At 10 On the Jewel 99.3

John Tesh makes you the smartest person in the room. Listen to John for “Intelligence For Your Life”. A couple of things he’ll be talking about after 10, what women are looking for in men (now there’s an age-old question)…

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Famous Birthdays, August 13th

Born August 13th: Director Alfred Hitchcock (5-time Best Director Oscar, 3-time Primetime Emmy nominee, Golden Globe and Directors Guild of America Lifetime Achievement winner, known for such films as “The 39 Steps”, “The Lady Vanishes”, Lifeboat”, “Dial M For Murder”,

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Events, August 13th

1792 – French revolutionaries took the entire French royal family and imprisoned them. 1889 – A patent for a coin-operated telephone was issued to William Gray. 1932 – Adolf Hitler refused to take the post of vice-chancellor of Germany. He

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Wacky… But True, August 13th

A Redding, California, family who fled the sprawling Carr Fire returned home to find something fishy had happened while they were away. A note on their pet fish’s tank read “Fed your fish a few sprinkles. Sorry if we weren’t

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The Lounge” Tonight At 7 With Your Host Steve Boyton On the Jewel 99.3

Join the Jewel nightly at 7 for “the Lounge”, spotlighting the classic songs of our time and the best of the ‘great American songbook; featuring today’s best vocalists and yesterday’s favourites. Among those in the first hour with your host,

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Top Weekend Movies

The shark thriller “The Meg” opened well above expectations with $44.5 million in ticket sales. After two weeks at no. 1, “Mission: Impossible – Fallout” slid to second place with $20 million. (still not to shabby) (Source: Interprep.com; Image: imdb.com)

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The 8 Hours of Sleep’ Rule Is a Myth

Not getting enough sleep (or even catch-up sleep over the weekend)? Maybe you’ve found, with everything you try to schedule into your day that sleep is the first thing to hit the chopping block. According to Gallup, over the past

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Join The Jewel’s Dave Creelman For An 11-Day Adventure Of A Lifetime To Explore the Wonders of China

• Join Dave Creelman from Jewel Radio for an 11-day adventure of a lifetime, travelling by high-speed bullet train to explore the wonders of China. Starting at just 699-dollars, all taxes included. • Explore the grandiose Forbidden City, the largest

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, August 13th

Georgian College is hosting a final summer event August 14th to support mature students interested in going back to college. “Get Help to Go Back” offers an opportunity to connect with college admissions, financial aid and recruitment staff for help

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, August 13th

Today: Sunny this morning then a mix of sun and cloud with the chance of showers this afternoon. The risk of a thunderstorm this af-ternoon. A high of 28. The humidex making it feel like 33. The UV index 8

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Community Grant Program 2018 – 2nd Intake

Meaford, Ontario – August 9, 2018 – The Municipality of Meaford’s 2018 Community Grant application period is closing August 31, 2018. The 2018 tax supported budget includes money to support community partners providing programs, services, and events to the residents

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Six People Die On OPP Patrolled Roads During August Long Weekend

ORILLIA, ON – OPP dealt with a tragic Civic Day Long Weekend with two children among the six people who died on OPP-patrolled roads.   The weekend marked the highest number of fatal road incidents since the 2011 August long weekend.  

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2 Police Officers Among 4 Dead After Shooting In Fredericton’s Brookside Drive Area

Two Fredericton police officers are among four confirmed dead and one person is in custody following an early-morning shooting in a residential area. A tweet by police said no names were being released. “Please appreciate this is a difficult time

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