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Fentanyl is a prescription painkiller that is up to 100 times more toxic than morphine. (Darren Makowichuk/Postmedia Network)

Parents told to talk to kids about drugs

Surrey RCMP and educators are urging parents to speak with their children about the overdose crisis ahead of a summer filled with parties and music festivals, places where drug use can be commonplace.

Rafting on the Grand River is just one of the possibilities of fun things to do this summer. POSTMEDIA

T.O. IN SUMMER: Islands of possibilities

Summer's here and the livin' ain't easy. Face it, we're all feeling a bit lost and a little depressed because the Toronto Islands are shut down but don't despair because there's some good news - Ontario Place Urban Park just opened.

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Guns concealed in computer equipment: ATF agent

Four handguns the Crown alleges were shipped to California by Patrick Fox, who is charged with conducting a campaign of harassment against his ex-wife, were concealed inside some computer equipment, says an agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).