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Woodbine announces change of $1 million stakes race to King's Plate for 2023

Woodbine announces change of $1 million stakes race to King's Plate for 2023

TORONTO — After 70 years as The Queen’s Plate, Canada's oldest thoroughbred race is getting a name change next year. The $1 million stakes race will be known as The King’s Plate when it is run for the 164th time on Aug.

OHL Roundup: Harrison hat trick lifts Generals to 5-3 win over Knights

LONDON, Ont. — Brett Harrison netted a hat trick Tuesday, powering his Oshawa Generals to a 5-3 win over the London Knights in Ontario Hockey League play.
Three-time champion Rachel Homan off to winning start at Masters

Three-time champion Rachel Homan off to winning start at Masters

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Rachel Homan is off to a winning start at the Grand Slam of Curling's Masters event. Homan's Ottawa rink opened the event with an 8-7 win over Sweden's Isabella Wrana on Tuesday afternoon.
Ontario proposal puts wetlands at further risk: auditor, advocates

Ontario proposal puts wetlands at further risk: auditor, advocates

TORONTO — Half of the wetlands in southern Ontario have never been considered for provincial protection, and new changes planned by the government as part of its housing plan could further put them at risk, the auditor general said in a recent report
Marit Stiles set to be next leader of Ontario NDP ahead of confirmation vote

Marit Stiles set to be next leader of Ontario NDP ahead of confirmation vote

TORONTO — Marit Stiles is set to be the next leader of the Ontario NDP after the Toronto member of provincial parliament was the sole contender.
Doctors say flu starting to hit adults as hospitalization rates of seniors climb

Doctors say flu starting to hit adults as hospitalization rates of seniors climb

TORONTO — Doctors say influenza spread is starting to hit older adults as surveillance levels indicate the hospitalization rate of seniors is not that far behind that of children. Data from the Public Health Agency of Canada for the week ending Nov.

Small plane crashes onto Highway 401 near Ontario-Quebec border, injuring two

Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after a small plane crashed onto a major highway, sending two people onboard to hospital. OPP say the Cessna 150 crashed into the centre median of Highway 401 around 8:15 p.m.
Jays reliever Jordan Romano wins Tip O'Neill Award as top Canadian player for 2022

Jays reliever Jordan Romano wins Tip O'Neill Award as top Canadian player for 2022

Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Jordan Romano was named the winner of the Tip O'Neill Award on Tuesday as Canadian baseball player of the year.
Raptors drop a 116-110 decision to Boston for third loss at Scotiabank this season

Raptors drop a 116-110 decision to Boston for third loss at Scotiabank this season

TORONTO — In a season of struggling to find some consistency, Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse deemed Monday's game against the Boston Celtics a good measuring stick for his team.
As Red Cross heads to CHEO, other Ontario pediatric hospitals not requesting help

As Red Cross heads to CHEO, other Ontario pediatric hospitals not requesting help

Several major Ontario pediatric hospitals say they are not asking for external staff support, as Ottawa's CHEO prepares to bring in Red Cross staff until at least the end of the year.
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