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Ski Report From the Ontario Travel Information Centre, February 21st

Despite the rain, snow depths on the slopes are holding strong thanks to the large amounts of snow that fell earlier in the season. You will find surface conditions of machine groomed wet snow and spring conditions. Blue Mountain Resorts

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Famous Birthdays, February 21st

Born February 21st: Actor Gary Lockwood (known for the films “Splendor In the Grass” and “2001: A Space Odyssey” as Frank) is 81. (1937) Actress Tyne Daly (multiple Golden Globe, Grammy and multiple Screen Actors Guild nominee, multiple Primetime Emmy

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School Bus Cancellations Update

ALL buses CANCELLED into Meaford & Thornbury. SCHOOLS OPEN. Schools: Beaver Valley, Georgian Bay, St. Vincent-Euphrasia Elementary. (Source: mybrucegreyschoolbus.ca; Image: troop21cos.org)

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Events, February 21st

1804 – The first self-propelled locomotive on rails was demonstrated in Wales. 1842 – John J. Greenough patented the sewing machine. 1858 – The first electric burglar alarm was installed in Boston, Maine. 1878 – The first telephone directories issued

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Wacky… But True, February 21st

Chicken is still as scarce as hen’s teeth at KFC’s British outlets. KFC says about 470 of the fried chicken chain’s 900 U.K. restaurants remained closed yesterday because of a chicken shortage. The company says the disruption started last week,

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“The Lounge” Tonight At 7 pm With Brian Master On the Jewel 99.3

Join the Jewel 99.3 nightly at 7 for “The Lounge” spotlighting the classic songs of our time and best of the ‘Great American Songbook; featuring today’s best vocalists and yesterday’s favourites. Your host tonight,Brian Master. Mireille Mathieu, Bobby Goldsboro and

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“Big Bang Theory” Welcomes Bill Gates

Geek god Bill Gates will drop by “The Big Bang Theory”. The Microsoft founder will make a special appearance as himself in a late March episode when he attends a work function at Penny’s pharmaceutical company. Getting wind of the

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When Does An Egg Become A ‘Bulk Liquid Egg Product’?

Order a breakfast sandwich at any fast-food restaurant, and you’ll find the same: some kind of bread, some kind of meat and a pliable hockey puck of “egg”. But if bakery chain Panera Bread has its way, restaurants won’t be

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School Bus Cancellations, February 21st

Cancellations: ALL buses CANCELLED into Meaford & Thornbury. SCHOOLS OPEN. Schools: Beaver Valley, Georgian Bay, St. Vincent-Euphrasia Elementary. Admiral Collingwood E.S. Birchview Dunes E.S. Byng P.S., Cameron Street P.S. Clearview Meadows E.S. Connaught P.S. Mountain View E.S. New Lowell Central

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Latest Local News Headlines, Provided By muskoka411.com, February 21st

Whirlpool has recalled KitchenAid electric kettles following the report of one burn injury. This recall involves KitchenAid 1.7 L Electric Kettles with a metal body and a plastic handle sold in various colours. The handle on the kettle can loosen

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Jewel 99.3 Weather For Meaford & Southern Georgian Bay, February 21st

FOG ADVISORY AND RAINFALL WARNING IN EFFECT Today: Rain or snow ending this morning, then a mix of sun and cloud. The risk of freezing rain this morning. Fog dissipating this morning. Winds becoming northwest at 30 km/h, gusting to

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Interview With Steve Bowers About The “50 Million Tree Program This Morning

Join us this morning at about 9:15 am on the Jewel 99.3 as Jeff Carson talks with field advisor Steve Bowers about the “50 Million Tree Program”… a great program if you have a large property on which you would

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Break And Enter In Chatsworth

On February 16, 2018 Grey County Ontario Provincial Police OPP received a report of a break, enter and theft from a home on the Grey Bruce Line of Chatsworth. Sometime between February 7th and February 16th, unknown person(s) forcibly entered

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Whirlpool Recalls KitchenAid Electric Kettles: Report Of One Burn Injury

This recall involves KitchenAid 1.7 L Electric Kettles with a metal body and a plastic handle sold in various colours.  The affected products can be identified by the combination of both the product model number and the product serial number. 

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“The Lounge” Tonight At 7 With Brian Peroff On the Jewel 99.3

Join the Jewel 99.3 nightly at 7 for “The Lounge” spotlighting the classic songs of our time and best of the ‘Great American Songbook; featuring today’s best vocalists and yesterday’s favourites. Your host tonight, Meaford Hall.ca. Doris Day, James Last

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