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Second GTA man charged in London, Ont., woman's death, investigation continuing

LONDON — Police in London, Ont., have charged a second man with first-degree murder in the death of a woman in the city last year. Lynda Marques, a 30-year-old nurse, was shot while parked in the driveway of her northwest London home on Sept. 10.
Ontario NDP pledge to allow property tax deferrals for seniors if elected

Ontario NDP pledge to allow property tax deferrals for seniors if elected

CHATHAM, Ont. — Ontario's New Democrats would implement property tax deferrals for seniors if elected next month, Leader Andrea Horwath said Friday.
Promise tracker: What the Ontario parties are pitching on the campaign trail

Promise tracker: What the Ontario parties are pitching on the campaign trail

TORONTO — A running list of election promises announced by the Progressive Conservatives, NDP, Liberals and Greens in Ontario since late March: Progressive Conservatives May 13: Continue to accelerate five electricity transmission lines to southweste

Ontario reports 18 new COVID-19 deaths, slight decrease in hospitalizations

Ontario is reporting 18 new deaths linked to COVID-19 today, after reporting 14 new deaths on Thursday. The province says there are 1,453 people hospitalized with the virus today, up slightly from 1,451 the previous day.
Where the Ontario leaders are on the campaign trail for May 13

Where the Ontario leaders are on the campaign trail for May 13

Here's where the leaders of Ontario's main political parties are today: ____ Progressive Conservative Leader Doug Ford Windsor : Makes an announcement. 9:30 a.m.
Ontario Liberals drop candidate, fall two short of a full slate

Ontario Liberals drop candidate, fall two short of a full slate

TORONTO — The Ontario Liberals dropped a third candidate in as many days Thursday over Facebook comments he made when he was 13 that used a slur for gay people, leaving the party short of running a full slate.
Ontario political parties promise help on opioid crisis as election looms

Ontario political parties promise help on opioid crisis as election looms

PARIS — Paolo Dinola doesn't really care who wins the provincial election so long as the next government tries to save others from the fate of his son, who became another statistic last year in Ontario's surging opioid crisis.
Ontario Greens pitch voters on their costed climate plan

Ontario Greens pitch voters on their costed climate plan

TORONTO — Ontario's Greens pitched their party as the sole ballot option offering a realistic plan to tackle climate change as they unveiled a costed platform Thursday that includes a $65-billion, four-year pathway to a "new climate economy.
Promise tracker: What the Ontario parties are pitching on the campaign trail

Promise tracker: What the Ontario parties are pitching on the campaign trail

TORONTO — A running list of election promises announced by the Progressive Conservatives, NDP, Liberals and Greens in Ontario since late March: Progressive Conservatives May 12: Build an 18-kilometre highway between Kitchener and Guelph.
Ontario parties offer visions of how to best prepare for a future pandemic

Ontario parties offer visions of how to best prepare for a future pandemic

TORONTO — The sixth wave of COVID-19 is starting to recede and as the warm weather is buoying hopes of a low-COVID summer, Ontario's political parties are offering ideas for how best to prepare the province for a future pandemic.