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Workers at legal Beaverton grow-op attacked, marijuana stolen

Workers at a legal marijuana grow-op near Beaverton were reportedly attacked Thursday (Oct. 18) morning. Durham Regional Police say at approximately 6 a.m. Thursday, five men carrying guns approached a small group of workers tending to a legal outdoor marijuana grow-op near Concession Road 4 and Highway 12. Four workers were reportedly forced into the security trailer and tied up.

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Accessibility Advisory Committee recognizes risks of removing sidewalks in Brock

St. John Street sidewalk

In response to the Township’s original plan to remove more than three kilometres of sidewalks in Brock this year, the Accessibility Advisory Committee says there is risk in doing so if it means forcing pedestrians to walk on the road. After the proposal to remove three kilometres of sidewalks in Brock came to Council in March, the decision was deferred

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Requested lights at Highway 12, Main Street ‘not warranted’: Province

Traffic at Highway 12 and Main Street (Thorah Concession 6) in Beaverton does not warrant signals, according to the Province, despite a request submitted by Brock Township. In a letter to the Township dated Aug. 8, a representative from the Ministry of Transportation states that after two days of traffic analysis, they’ve decided lights are unnecessary. “On Friday, July 13,

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Beaverton Fall Fair embraces Homegrown, Handmade and Farm Fresh

It has been 165 years since the first Beaverton Fall Fair and the annual event returns once again in less than two weeks. On Sept. 14 and 15, the Beaverton Agricultural Society presents the 165th annual Beaverton Fall Fair, with the theme of “Homegrown, Handmade and Farm Fresh”. The fairgrounds open at noon on the Friday, launching the eagerly anticipated event.

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Accused killer of Josh Elliott pleads guilty to manslaughter

A Toronto man has plead guilty to manslaughter in the death of Josh Elliott of Cannington. Court officials have confirmed Lucas Bovell, who had been charged with second degree murder, plead guilty to manslaughter on Thursday, July 19. Elliott was killed May 26, 2017 following an incident in the area of Mara Road and Dundas Street in Beaverton. Officers were

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