5 Things You Need to Know Today: August 3, 2016

Today's top stories

Half Of Canadians Would Support Trump-Like Travel Ban To Protect Canada


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Trump’s highly controversial idea of banning people from countries compromised by terrorism is something 50% of Canadians would support. Read more here.


To Floss Or Not To Floss


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The Canadian Dental Association hasn’t changed its stance on flossing- but they are recommending brushing after flossing. They anything that gets rid of plaque and bacteria from between teeth is a good thing. Read more here.


Wait List Fees For Daycare Being Scrapped


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Ontario will become the first province to ban the fees, which can range from as little as $10 to as much as $200. Read more here.


Three Hurt In Two Crashes

Barrie Police New Cruiser (COB)

Police are looking for witnesses to two crashes late Tuesday afternoon. Read more here.


Days may be numbered for the English bull dog


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Too much in-breeding has left them without the diversity needed in their gene pool to keep them healthy… Their lifespan is already short, at an average six years, many suffer from joint diseases, allergies, ear infections and dental problems. Read more here.