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Ontario’s Rural Communities to Receive Improved Internet and Cell Phone Service

Announcing Ontario's first-ever $315 million plan to improve and expand service to help people stay connected, Premier Doug Ford today revealed that businesses and families in rural and remote communities of the province will soon enjoy high-speed internet and better cell phone service. "Our government is committed to helping businesses, families, and farms stay connected...

Ontario Calls for Tougher Penalties for Distracted Driving

Just a few days after announcing new measures cracking down on drug-impaired drivers, Ontario is setting its sights on one of the biggest dangers on its roads - distracted drivers.   A new report from the National Post details the planned amendment to the Highway Traffic Act (HTA), specifically aimed to protect pedestrians and cyclists. Motorists who hurt or kill...