Mark Leblanc holds a picture of him and his wife, Deanna. (TRACY MCLAUGHLIN PHOTO)

Nurse told man wife’s heart would 'explode'

Sitting by his dying wife’s hospital bed, husband Mike Leblanc was told he would have to sit and watch his wife’s heart “explode” if he didn’t let nurse Joanna Flynn shut off the ailing woman’s life support, a jury heard Thursday.

The Northern Ontario reserve of Kaschechewan is seen in this undated handout aerial photo. An evacuation due to flooding fears is underway at a remote First Nation community in northern Ontario. Area MP Charlie Angus says 325 people from Kashechewan First Nation flew to Kapuskasing, Ont., on Sunday and another 200 are expected to leave the community Monday as ice breaks up north of the community along the Albany River.

Kash residents, MPP becoming frustrated

Residents of Kashechewan First Nation are again being evacuated to due a flood risk and both residents and Timmins-James Bary MPP Gilles Bisson are becoming frustrated by the nearly annual occurrence.

The Oakville Rangers were crowned provincial champions after a hard-fought victory over the Cambridge Hawks in the OHF finals.

Rangers claim OHF gold

Earlier this month, the Kap RCC played host to the Ontario Hockey Federation provincial pee wee “A” hockey championships.