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Canada's next soccer star could be a local phenom

Canada's next soccer star could be a local phenom

'I want to be a professional soccer player and play for Team Canada and win all kinds of awards', said Benson Maduro, 11, who will play for his country in Spain
Checkered flag drops on First Responders Night at Sunset Speedway

Checkered flag drops on First Responders Night at Sunset Speedway

'It’s great to show support for all the police, fire, EMS services in the area. Events like this makes us feel really appreciated,' says Midland's deputy fire chief
Acclaimed runner Bobbie Rosenfeld to get her own special day

Acclaimed runner Bobbie Rosenfeld to get her own special day

'Bobbie represents 100 years of the Jewish community here in Barrie. She grew up on this street right here, on Collier Street,' says Am Shalom Congregation president
COLUMN: Slugger's life coming into focus, on and off the field

COLUMN: Slugger's life coming into focus, on and off the field

Ryan Rijo's long-term plan took a particularly special turn on the weekend when he proposed to his girlfriend Jenna Hutchinson
Local volleyball star set to compete for junior national team

Local volleyball star set to compete for junior national team

'I’m so grateful. It’s so amazing,' says Logan King as she readies to compete in U19 worlds in Hungary starting Aug. 1
'A boy with a dream': A local teen's journey to the NHL draft

'A boy with a dream': A local teen's journey to the NHL draft

Journey to NHL started for Colby Barlow when he was three, and countless people have helped him realize his dream of making it to the NHL
CWE wrestlers getting ready to rumble at Bradford Sports Dome

CWE wrestlers getting ready to rumble at Bradford Sports Dome

'They’re not going to find a night of entertainment like this with any other genre,' says CWE official of Cruel Summer Tour coming to Bradford July 4
Local gymnast wins bronze at Pan American Championships

Local gymnast wins bronze at Pan American Championships

Next up for Carmel Kallemaa is World Cup in Italy
Local Royal LePage teams tees up support for Jumpstart program

Local Royal LePage teams tees up support for Jumpstart program

Annual golf tournament raises $7,000 for Canadian Tire charity
CANADA: Companies adopt 'stay interviews' as workers rethink careers

CANADA: Companies adopt 'stay interviews' as workers rethink careers

Some companies have been hosting such meetings for years, but many more adopted the practice over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic as the health crisis caused workers to rethink their careers or seek more flexibility, advancement or support from their employers