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What We Know About the Kitchener House Explosion

The explosion forced the evacuation of 16 homes, left one dead and in hospital with critical injuries.
Mack Lamoureux
8.24.18
crime

Accused in Reddit Confession Murder Appears in Court

Ager Hasan, 24, is now back in Canada after being arrested on the run in the US.
Allison Tierney
1.9.18
missings persons

He Went to a Bar 15 Years Ago and Was Never Seen Again

Dave MacDermott vanished in one night in Kitchener under strange circumstances and his family is still looking for answers.
Christy Somos
11.24.17
crime

Reddit Confession Murder Suspect Resurfaces on Instagram

The Ontario man was last seen in Tennessee and authorities believe he was trying to escape to Mexico.
Allison Tierney
6.21.17
News

Suspect in Reddit Confession Murder May Be Fleeing to Mexico

Police say Ager Hasan, wanted in Canada, was last seen in Tennessee.
Allison Tierney
5.25.17
News

Wanted Man May Have Confessed to Girlfriend’s Murder on Reddit

Police say 24-year-old Ager Hasan of Ontario has fled to the US.
Allison Tierney
5.4.17
News

Canadian Fined Up to $1 Million After Attempting to Export Fentanyl from China

The couple claimed they were sending “cinnamon butter” home and blamed their son.
Allison Tierney
4.24.17
Features

I Sent My Girlfriend's Mother to Review a Canadian EDM Festival

Spoiler alert: her recap includes inflatable dolphins, security selfies, and Top 40 DJ slander.
Max Mertens
6.8.16
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Dumb Cops Who Don’t Know the Law Are Hassling Topless Women Across Canada

In Kelowna and Kitchener, women are defending their legal right to be bare-breasted in public.
Tannara Yelland
7.29.15
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Kitchener Is a Paradise

Kitchener is perhaps best known for brutal 80s band Helix, the world's second largest Oktoberfest parade, and lonely old men.
Isaiah Steinberg
8.6.14