5 Things You Need To Know: June 15, 2016

Today's News Highlights!

Candice-squareGet your quick news fix with “5 Things You Need to Know Today”, a daily feature that I’ll be posting on Indie88.com after the Morning Show. We’ll keep you up to date on the latest local and international stories buzzing today.
 

 

1. PRIDE THREAT

Pride organizers will meet with Police Chief Mark Saunders today to talk about increasing security. An image surfaced on a German language message board supporting Islamic state naming the date, time and location of the Pride Parade as an excellent target.


 

2. HONEST EDS SIGN MISSING…AGAIN

Another sign has gone missing from Honest Eds. They are offering up a $3000 reward for this one. Honest Eds will close at the end of the year.


 

3. PHIL KESSEL FAKE AD

A fake ad from Phil Kessel is making the rounds today. The former Maple Leaf thanks Toronto fans for driving him out of town. Kessel just won a Stanley cup with the Penguins.


 

4. FIGHT OVER SHAPE OF EARTH

Brockville police are searching for the man who threw a propane tank in a campfire during an argument about the shape of the earth. It happened at St Lawrence Park Monday night. The 56 year old man got angry when his sons girlfriend said the earth was flat. If caught, he will be charged with mischief.


 

5. NHL EXPANSION

Looks like Quebec City will not be getting an NHL team. The league decided to expand the franchise to Las Vegas


 

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