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MAYOR SAYS MUNICIPALITY WANTS COST-SHARING, DIRECT INPUT ON LOCATION

Chatham-Kent will soon be a green community in a different sense after being selected as one of the initial locations for a provincially operated cannabis retail store by July of next year.

13-YEAR-OLD CHARGED AFTER SOCIAL MEDIA THREAT

Brantford police have arrested a male youth after investigating a disturbing media message on social media that suggested a violent incident would take place next month at a city high school.

WORKING ON FIXING LANDSLIDE PROBLEM

PARIS - The owner of a property that was the subject of a landslide in a Paris neighbhourhood says he wants to set the record straight - he did not hire an excavator that caused an embankment behind a home to fail and force a tenant to be evacuated.

PILOT AIMED AT SAFE NEEDLE DISPOSAL

The city is launching a four-pronged approach to combat a discarded needle problem in local parks and other public areas.

GRCA BUDGET UP $1M

The Grand River Conservation Authority is proposing a total operating budget of $32 million in 2018. That's an increase of $1 million over this year's budget of $31 million.

27 MINUTES: DEATH AND REBIRTH ALONG THE 401

OPP officers respond to a call along Hwy. 401, Canada’s busiest highway, and find a car upside-down in a water-filled hole.

City Information & Statistics

Brantford (2016 population 97,496; CMA population 134,203) is a city in southwestern Ontario, Canada, founded on the Grand River. It is surrounded by Brant County, but is politically separate with a municipal government of its own that is fully independent of the county's municipal government. Brantford is often known as the "Telephone City". Former city resident Alexander Graham Bell invented the device at his father's homestead, Melville House, now the Bell Homestead. Brantford is also the birthplace of hockey player Wayne Gretzky, comedian Phil Hartman, as well as Group of Seven member Lawren Harris. Brantford is named after Joseph Brant, an important Mohawk chief during the American Revolutionary War and later, who led his people in their first decades in Upper Canada. Many of his descendents, and other First Nations citizens, live on the nearby Reserve of Six Nations of the... View More Information at Wikipedia

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