Driver with parrot on shoulder busted
It's not often police lay a charge of crowding the driver's seat, but that's what happened last week when a motorist was caught with an unusual travelling companion.
OPP say they got a call about a woman spotted driving outside Stratford with a large parrot on her shoulder.
Police stopped her and laid the crowding charge which comes with a minimum $110 fine.
Officials say its also a reminder that having any unrestrained animal in a car can be a distraction.
On January 28th, the IceDogs were a shot away from a record setting third 3 in 3 weekend sweep but it was not to be, losing in a North Bay shootout. Since then, the team has gone winless in ten including a Monday afternoon overtime loss in Peterborough 4-3.
Colton Incze stood on his head, making 40 saves Saturday night, as the IceDogs fell 3-1 in Barrie. The game’s first star had to make 18 saves in the second period alone.
A night of deflections went the way of the visitors as the IceDogs fell 6-3 to visiting Owen Sound. In the 'Dogs first game in a 6 game in 9 days stretch, the home side was unable to hold a third period one goal lead.