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<b>CANADA:</b> Winter can get expensive. Here’s how to avoid overspending

CANADA: Winter can get expensive. Here’s how to avoid overspending

Experts recommend safety and necessity purchased as priority, and setting financial goals and realistic Christmas spending expectations
<b>CANADA:</b> Post-humous ruling for prof a win for academic freedom, union says

CANADA: Post-humous ruling for prof a win for academic freedom, union says

Michael Persinger, who died last year, was improperly removed from teaching first-year psychology course in 2015, arbitrator rules
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Why are people more inclined to date during the winter?

BEYOND LOCAL: Why are people more inclined to date during the winter?

It may have something to do with higher testosterone levels and lower moods
<b>ONTARIO:</b> High school teachers to start administrative work-to-rule campaign on Tuesday

ONTARIO: High school teachers to start administrative work-to-rule campaign on Tuesday

It will coincide with a similar campaign by Ontario elementary teachers
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Vaughan-area doctor jailed for role in Sudbury drug ring

ONTARIO: Vaughan-area doctor jailed for role in Sudbury drug ring

He wrote prescriptions for fentanyl patches that were sold to addicts here
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Waterloo Brewing bilked of $2.1 million in cyberattack

ONTARIO: Waterloo Brewing bilked of $2.1 million in cyberattack

Waterloo Brewing says it is working to recover the missing money but there is no guarantee it will get it back
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Why even consensual office romances can be a problem

BEYOND LOCAL: Why even consensual office romances can be a problem

More workplaces are banning employee relationships
<b>CANADA:</b> Study suggests obesity might be behind rising cancer rates among younger adults

CANADA: Study suggests obesity might be behind rising cancer rates among younger adults

More research needs to be done to prove what's behind the rising obesity rates
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Details of extortion allegations heard at former Thunder Bay mayor's trial

ONTARIO: Details of extortion allegations heard at former Thunder Bay mayor's trial

It's a weird one
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Here’s how to keep coworkers’ germs at bay this flu season

BEYOND LOCAL: Here’s how to keep coworkers’ germs at bay this flu season

Doctors recommend getting the flu shot, practice handwashing, stay home when sick and encourage others to do the same