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Port Hope at Essex - Game 2 highlights

Get live updates tonight in the stream below for Game 2 of the Ontario Hockey Association junior 'C' championship series between the Port Hope Panthers and the Essex 73's from the Essex Centre Sports Complex. Game 2 begins at 7:30 p.m.

PEG MCCARTHY PHOTO Northumberland County Warden Marc Coombs tastes some of the food prepared by fellow county councillors from the 72-hour emergency kit that residents are being encouraged to create for their own families. The first week of May is Emergency Preparedness Week.

Northumberland warden tastes cook-off fare

Northumberland County councillors used everything from canned chicken and spam to crackers and fruit cups to make dishes which Warden Marc Coombs tested on Wednesday, April 15. The event was to draw attention to the need for everyone to have a 72-hour emergency kit which includes these non-perishable foods.

John Henderson

Cobourg budget up for review

The Town of Cobourg has released its preliminary 2015 operating and capital budgets, with a committee of the whole special budget-review meeting planned for April 23.

VALERIE MACDONALD Northumberland Today Alderville First Nation Chief Jim Bob Marsden (left) and Alderville band member Dave Simpson attended Northumberland County Council's Wednesday meeting to share the Alderville First Nation Duty to Consult consultation protocol.

Alderville reps share duty-to-consult protocol

Offering an overview to county politicians of a new duty-to-consult protocol created by Alderville First Nation, band member Dave Simpson included a desire that member municipalities and Alderville "work together" in the future.

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