Latest Jewel 99.3 Local News Headlines and Sports, October 3rd

Simcoe-Grey’s federal candidates will debate this week at an event focused on environmental issues. The Collingwood Climate Action team is hosting the event, one of 100 across Canada. The Collingwood debate takes place this evening (Thursday, October 3rd) from 7 pm to 9 pm at the Collingwood Leisure Time Club. You can reserve a ticket to the event online through Collingwood Today.
(Source and Image: Collingwood Today)

Certain Quality Fast Foods brand Sandwiches recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes. The recall date was October 1st, for the product distributed nationally by HQ Fine Foods. Affected are Deli Chicken Salad Sandwich White, 188 g and Deli Egg Salad Sandwich White, 188 g. If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your family physician.
(Source: Collingwood Today)

The Fisher Field Open House is set for this evening (Thursday, October 3rd) from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Collingwood Public Library in Community Rooms B & C on the third floor. Come out for a discussion on the clubhouse concept, which will include changerooms, washrooms, and meeting space.
(Source: Town of Collingwood)

The Meaford Curling Club will be accepting registrations, October 8th and October 10th from 7 to 9 pm each evening. As well, registrations are available online. The Meaford Curling Club also offers two Introductory Curling Clinics each year. This year’s sessions are set for Oct 27th and November 3rd from 1 to 3pm. Club members will be on hand to assist and refresh curling techniques. For the younger set, there is a junior After School Program on Monday afternoons for a nominal fee of $50 for six weeks. For more information on the youth curling program please email For further information, contact the Curling Club at 519-538-2002. The Meaford Curling Club is located at 130 Collingwood St W.
(Source: Meaford Independent)


In baseball, Charlie Morton silenced the powerful Athletics on the mound, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat Oakland at its own game 5-1 in the AL wild-card round last night.
This afternoon, St. Louis is at Atlanta (5:02 pm) and the LA Dodgers host Washington (8:37 pm).

Canada’s Bianca Andreescu has won her 16th match in a row. The world No. 6 beat Elise Mertens of Belgium 6-3, 7-5 yesterday in a second-round match at the China Open.

In the Rugby World Cup, Canada was able to stick with the tournament favourites for a half, but New Zealand pulled away in a big way in the second, drubbing Canada 63-0.. The All Blacks touched down four tries in ten minutes to open things up, cruising to their second win of the World Cup.
Just when France appeared vulnerable against a spirited U.S. lineup, its bench came to the rescue to seal a 33-9 win which kept them firmly on track for the knockout stages at the Rugby World Cup.

In the NHL, the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Ottawa Senators 5-3 in the curtain-raiser on the 2019-20 NHL season last night.
Edmonton opened the season with a 3-2 victory over Vancouver as Connor McDavid broke a 2-2 deadlock with five-and-a-half minutes to play.
Tonight, Montreal is at Carolina, the New York Rangers host Winnipeg (both 7:00 pm) and Calgary is at Colorado (9:00 pm).

(Sources: TSN, BN)

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