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Jonathan Juha is graduate of Western University Masters in Journalism program.


Tara Hill and Bill Shepherd, Larry’s children, hold a drawing of their father done out of a picture of him at the historic Wolseley Barracks on Oxford Street in London. JONATHAN JUHA/THE BEACON HERALD/POSTMEDIA NETWORK

Family mourns death of 'patriarch' in motorcycle crash

A Middlesex Centre man who died after the motorcycle he was riding was struck by an SUV near Mitchell is being remembered as a hard-working family man with a unique sense of humour who lived his life to the fullest.

Kathleen Wynne. (Canadian Press)

Mayors skeptical about getting share of pot cash

Premier Kathleen Wynne opened the door Tuesday to sharing a portion of the proceeds from legalized marijuana sales with municipalities following a provincial-federal agreement to split revenue 75-25 respectively.

A Quonset hut caught on fire Sunday night, destroying nearly 1,700 bales of straw on a cattle farm on Beaconsfield Road, west of Highway 59. (Photo courtesy of Mason Schneider)

Norwich Township fire destroys 1,700 hay bales

Approximately 1,700 bales of straw were burnt, causing $200,000 in damages, after a Quonset hut on a cattle farm on Beaconsfield Road, west of Highway 59 near Burgessville, caught fire Sunday night.