Border officials bracing for busy Family/Presidents' Day weekend in Niagara
Canada Border Service officials in Niagara are anticipating a busy Family Day and Presidents' Day weekend at the borders.
They say traffic volumes for the shared holiday weekend are traditionally higher, with the busiest day falling on Monday.
They're encouraging travellers to to check and plan ahead when crossing the border.
To check border wait times click here.
CKTB also checks border wait times in our traffic reports.
GM Joey Burke has announced the IceDogs acquisition of D-man Elijah Roberts from the Kitchener Rangers. The IceDogs send three picks, a second and two thirds, in exchange for Roberts.
The IceDogs have hired Ted Dent as an Associate Coach. Dent comes to Niagara from the Rockford IceHogs of the AHL, the top affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks, where he served six years as head coach and 5 years as assistant.
IceDogs Head Coach David Bell has accepted an assistant coaching position with the Ontario Reign of the AHL. After four years with the IceDogs, the last as head coach, Bell moves on to the number one affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings.