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Postmedia papers win 21 awards

Postmedia's newspapers won 21 Ontario Newspaper Awards at a gala held Saturday night in Hamilton attended by roughly 250 journalists, editors, photographers and publishers.

Three-year-old Chance Laynam helps his father Tom fill a sandbag, as Dalhousie Yacht Club members place a few hundred sandbags around the buildings, protecting the facility from rising Lake Ontario water, on Saturday April 29, 2017 in St. Catharines Ont. Allan Benner/St. Catharines Standard/Postmedia Network

Sandbags placed to protect yacht club

As the waters of Lake Ontario splashed over the piers at Dalhousie Yacht Club Saturday morning, it was all hands on deck as club members pitched in to keep the facility high and dry.