Three migrant workers hit, one killed in St. Catharines cycling collision

Three migrant workers hit, one killed in St. Catharines cycling collision

A 36-year-old male cyclist was killed and two other cyclists injured after they were struck by a vehicle in west St. Catharines Monday night. Niagara Regional Police said Tuesday all three men are residents of Mexico who were living in St. Catharines and working at a local farm. Police said the three cyclists were struck … Read more

Mayor calls for tougher laws on illegal guns after deadly shooting in St. Catharines

Mayor calls for tougher laws on illegal guns after deadly shooting in St. Catharines

St. Catharines Mayor Walter Sendzik said stronger laws focused on illegal guns are needed after one person was killed and two others injured in a shooting in the city early Sunday morning. “I am angered by this shoot. I know the NRP are working non-stop to find those responsible for the shooting and to bring … Read more

‘A very sad day for the Burke family’ after OHL suspends Niagara IceDogs GM, head coach for at least two years

‘A very sad day for the Burke family’ after OHL suspends Niagara IceDogs GM, head coach for at least two years

Niagara IceDogs general manager Joey Burke and head coach Billy Burke have been indefinitely suspended — at least until June 2024 — by the Ontario Hockey League for violating the league’s harassment, abuse and diversity policy. Commissioner David Branch also announced Wednesday the brothers, together with the team, have been fined $150,000. The sanctions were … Read more

Firefighters battling large structure fire at Hernder Estate Winery: Videos, photos

Firefighters battling large structure fire at Hernder Estate Winery: Videos, photos

Firefighters are battling a major fire at Hernder Estate Winery in St. Catharines. St. Catharines Fire Services confirmed a large structure fire at Eight Avenue Louth in St. Catharines Saturday night. On Twitter, he asked the public to avoid the area around Eight Avenue Louth east of Seventh, and to not “sightsee” as “fire operations … Read more