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Cocaine and cash seized by police

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Cocaine and cash seized by police

Niagara Regional Police seized a quantity of cocaine, Hydromorphone pills, Fentanyl and a large quantity of Canadian currency after executing a controlled drugs and substances act search warrant in Fort Erie Thursday. Charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, two counts of possession of a schedule one substance, possession of proceeds obtained by crime under […]

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Pelham man faces more charges

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A Pelham man charged with a number of past sex offences by Niagara Regional Police in 2012 faces 14 new charges. In 2012, the sexual assault unit investigated historical sex offences committed against young boys during the 1980’s in Fenwick. That investigation led to the arrest of William (Red) Child, who was charged with a […]

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Unique partnership to benefit fire service

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Unique partnership to benefit fire service

Wainfleet Fire and Emergency Services has entered into a unique partnership, and first of its kind in Niagara, with local real estate agent Robbin Corry that will benefit firefighters and the community. For every home Corry, a sales representative with Royal LePage Niagara Real Estate Centre in Welland, sells in Wainfleet, a portion of her […]

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Seaway delays opening of Welland Canal

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Seaway delays opening of Welland Canal

The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp. has delayed the opening of the Welland Canal and the seaway system. In a notice sent out Thursday, the seaway said, “Following careful review and consideration of factors and conditions affecting safe navigation and effective system transit, the opening date for the 2015 navigation season has been delayed …” […]

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Niagara Falls woman faces fraud charges

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A Niagara Falls woman has been arrested on fraud charges after cashing forged cheques at a Money Mart. Niagara Regional Police allege Frances Montagna-Quinlan, 25, attended Money Mart, at 5885 Ferry St. in Niagara Falls, on January 15, and within a 25 minute period uttered two forged cheques she claimed to be from her employment […]

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Welland teen arrested

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Welland teen arrested

Niagara Regional Police have arrested and charged a 17 year old Welland teen in connection with a robbery this past weekend. Police said a Welland Taxi driver was robbed at gunpoint on King St. in Welland Saturday, Feb. 28. Officers converged on the area, but were unable to locate the suspect who ran toward Welland […]

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