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Garage fire in Welland

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Garage fire in Welland

Welland firefighters spent nearly two hours putting out a garage fire behind 169 East Main St. Sunday night. Welland Fire and Emergency Services were called out at 10:30 p.m. for the report of a structure fire, with fire dispatch reporting multiple 911 calls. As firefighters approached the scene, they reported seeing heavy smoke coming from […]

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Local art on local walls at Seaway Mall

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Local art on local walls at Seaway Mall

Artists with the Black Lantern Experience (BLX) in Welland are being exposed to a wider audience thanks to a store that opened, fittingly enough, on Black Friday at the Seaway Mall. “This store is an opportunity for people in the community of Welland to check local art on local walls, and also be able to […]

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Drivers suffer life threatening injuries

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Drivers suffer life threatening injuries

Two people were flown to Hamilton General Hospital by ORNGE air ambulance after a head-on collision Saturday morning, said Niagara Regional Police. Police, Welland Fire and Emergency Services and Niagara EMS paramedics all responded to East Main St., near Darby Rd., at 1 a.m. for the report of a car crash. An initial investigation revealed […]

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Open doors at Niagara College

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Open doors at Niagara College

  Niagara College will swing its doors wide open next weekend to give the public a rare opportunity to explore the Welland and Niagara –on-the-Lake campuses. During the first-ever Doors Open NC, guests will have access to many of the college’s innovative teaching labs and state-of-the-art facilities, allowing them to venture into spaces that wouldn’t […]

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Fort Erie man assaulted

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A 38 year old Fort Erie man was taken to hospital Sunday night suffering a laceration to his head, and minor bruising to his body following an assault. Niagara Regional Police also said the man was hit repeatedly with a a conducted energy weapon. In a release, police said the man went to a Roxborough […]

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Police arrest suspected drug dealer

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A 51 year old Welland man faces a number of charges after being pulled over by Niagara Regional Police Sunday. In a release, police said Charles Laro was pulled for for Highway Traffic Act violations, and during the stop Laro was arrested for obstruction. “Further investigation lead to the seizure of a quantity of controlled […]

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