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Hamilton’s annual drug strategy

Substance abuse is on the rise in Hamilton and the Medical Officer of Health says the city is well above the provincial average when...

Message of strength

Michelle Titian is the force behind the Drive Foundation, making a difference for people with mental health and addiction issues. She was here this...

From the Ashes

From almost dying on the streets to teaching at York University, Jesse Thistle really has risen "From the Ashes". That's the title of his...

Opioid overdoses on the rise

There have been at least four suspected opioid overdoses in Ontario this week. Three people in the Durham Region, one person in Sarnia and...

Breaking Faith

Getting teens to talk about mental health is a lot harder than getting them to Snapchat or Instagram a message to their friends. Hamilton...

Around the Bay

The Around the Bay road race is happening this weekend. This morning community champion Lu Cacioppo joined us to talk about why he is...

Health officials warn of dangerous new drug trend

Public health officials are warning of a dangerous drug trend that has made its way to Hamilton. It's called 'dirty fentanyl' or 'takeover' on the...

Hamilton marijuana raids

Hamilton Police have closed down two marijuana dispensaries in the city. In a release, the Vice and Drug Unit says storefront marijuana dispensaries are...

I Smile Back

I Smile Back is a drama directed by Adam Salky, based on Amy Koppelman's 2008 novel of the same name. It premiered at the Sundance...

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Two men charged in Stoney Creek business break-ins

Two men have been arrested in a series of break-and-enters in Stoney Creek. Police say several businesses were broken into in late June. The thieves targeted...