Day: August 14, 2019

Sony’s Xperia 1 is available with hands-free Alexa

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Sony Don’t like that nearly all of Amazon’s Alexa-centric phones are budget models? You won’t have that complaint after today, although you might not have expected this option. Amazon has started selling a variant of Sony’s Xperia 1 with hands-free Alexa commands. Yes, you can control your Echo speaker (or […]

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Drilling and blasting ahead

North Bay Nugget Work scheduled next week on Cassells Street Construction continues on Cassells Street between Chippewa and King streets, Wednesday. Work on the four-block section of the street is expected to continue until December.PJ Wilson/The Nugget Drilling and blasting are expected to be taking place on Cassells Street between King and Princess streets over […]

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Repertory company explores grief and loss

North Bay Nugget ‘There is humour and a lot of heart that went into creating this show’ Supplied Graphic My Mother’s Love is a multimedia exploration of grief and loss in which a daughter, Jules, looks back on the life of her bohemian mother and their contentious relationship after her mother’s death. Written and directed […]

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Sudbury police file: Officers continue to investigate fiery crash

Sudbury Star A passerby sent this photo taken shortly after a motorcycle and car driver collided on Municipal Road 84 near Capreol. Supplied photo jpg, SU Two drivers — including one on a motorcycle — were taken to hospital after they collided on Tuesday evening on Municipal Road 84 near Capreol. The injured were taken […]

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Police Briefs from TPS and local OPP

Timmins Daily Press Man charged following disturbance at TADH A Timmins man has been arrested following a disturbance at Timmins and District Hospital during the early morning hours Tuesday. Responding Timmins Police Service officers attempted to convince the man to leave the area as he had attended the hospital but then declined any medical treatment. […]

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Forgive and forget? That’s Trudeau’s hope now for the SNC-Lavalin affair

CBC | Politics News Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responded to the ethics commissioner’s report Wednesday during a visit to the community centre in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. (Peter Power/The Canadian Press) The ethics commissioner’s report on the SNC-Lavalin affair says, most simply, that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau acted contrary to section 9 of the Conflict of Interest […]

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Sudbury bomb case could be resolved next month

Sudbury Star Greater Sudbury Police blocked off Tedman Avenue following an incident in Sudbury, Ont. on Friday September 7, 2018. Officers allegedly discovered four explosive devices on a Tedman Avenue property. John Lappa/Sudbury Star The man facing 19 charges after police officers allegedly discovered four explosive devices on a Tedman Avenue property in the Donovan […]

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Council fast-tracks installation of stop signs near new nursery school

Timmins Daily Press All-way stop intersection approved despite staff report suggesting it is unwarranted. Timmins council has decided to err on the side of caution by supporting the installation of an all-way stop at the intersection of Fourth Avenue and Grant Street in Schumacher. Council made the decision despite a staff report suggesting the installation […]

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Disney and Charter have reached a multi-year distribution deal

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Miami Herald via Getty Images Disney and Charter Communications inked a multi-year deal today that will deliver a wide range of content — from college sports to The Bachelor — to Spectrum subscribers. The deal avoids a blackout of Disney-controlled networks like ABC and ESPN, reported Bloomberg. It also paves […]

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Sudbury court: Alcohol fuels early-morning melee

Sudbury Star Man uses bicycle seat as a weapon A man who used a bicycle seat as a weapon during a drunken, early-morning brawl in the Donovan a year ago has received a suspended sentence. Nicholas Wawia, 20, was also placed on probation. Two other men and a woman were also involved in the fight […]

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