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Landslide victory

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Municipal Election 2014 - Results - Kidd back in mayor’s chair

Kidd back in mayor’s chair Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Incumbent Carman Kidd will return as the city’s mayor after easily outdistancing his two opponents by a vote...

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Maasai Choir comes to Haileybury this week

DISTRICT (Staff) — The En-kata choir from Tanzania, East Africa will be coming to the Haileybury Baptist Church with their “Why Such Fear?” tour on Friday, October 24 at 7...

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Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Jacob Moon

Moon illuminating Temagami music scene

TEMAGAMI (Staff) – A Hamilton-born musician who has caught the eye of Canadian rockers Rush, among others, is coming to Temagami. Jacob Moon will headline an October 18 concert at...

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Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Temiskaming Rod and Custom Club

TRACC VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION

The Temiskaming Rod and Custom Club (TRACC) annual Drag ‘N Fly quarter-mile races held at the Earlton Regional Airport was another success this past August due in large part to...

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Teaching teachers

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - NLPS teacher goes to Haiti with Project Overseas

NLPS teacher goes to Haiti with Project Overseas TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) — Heading to an impoverished country struggling to recuperate from a serious natural disaster might not be everyone’s view of...

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Helping her community

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Hannah Fedechko Conroy - Harvest Queen organizing upcoming fundraisers

Harvest Queen organizing upcoming fundraisers TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) — The New Liskeard Agricultural Society Fall Fair Harvest Queen is a young woman with a social conscience and a desire to...

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Congratulating the candidates

The October 27 municipal elections in our area saw the voter turnout range from as high as 83 per cent in Latchford to as low as 23 per cent in...

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From the Editor’s Desk

Election Night Notebook A community newspaper editor who sat at the desk and compiled election night returns in 13 municipalities goes over his notebook: • The most striking aspect was...

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Letter of the Week

About the move to TDSS Dear Editor: This is an open letter to the director and trustees at District School Board Ontario North East: I am writing in regards to...

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Challenge Champs

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - Sports - Hockey - Challenge Cup

Zakary Lefebvre of Temiskaming Shores Grant Fuels (7) battles a Cochrane CTS Megabytes player in the opening game of the Wilson Chevrolet Buick GMC Novice Challenge Cup in Haileybury on...

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1-2 weekend

Cubs rebound with win against Wolves Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter NEW LISKEARD — The New Liskeard Cubs played three games last weekend, winning one and losing a pair to ultimately...

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Skills camp

TSMHA welcomes Hockey Canada to The Shep Steven Larocque Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The hockey season’s still fresh and new to young skaters, a great time to sharpen skills with...

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PUMPKIN PATCH DELIGHT

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - New Liskeard Public School - Halloween

New Liskeard Public School Junior Kindergarten student, six-year-old Aiston Ouimet, is holding a pumpkin while at Craig Haven Farms and Gardens along Highway 65 West in Hudson Township. Children in...

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Valley East man dies in Hwy. 11 crash

TEMAGAMI (Staff) – The cause of a fatal head-on crash that claimed the life of a Sudbury area man near Temagami is under investigation. Andre Noel, 69, of Valley East...

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HWy. 11 Closed

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Hwy 11 Closed

Motorists heading south on Highway 11 on October 17 were warned by the MNR sign in Coleman Township of the road closure in the Temagami area. The highway was not...

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Campus housing begins

Construction underway as council issues conditional building permit Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Construction of the new student residence at Northern College’s Haileybury campus has begun. On October 7, city...

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Cemetery faces costs and insurance concerns with caution

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES/COLEMAN TOWNSHIP — The Cobalt-Coleman Catholic Cemetery board views its revenues with caution. A recent cost of $2,400, for example, is alleged to have been...

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Preview of future plow deliberation

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter LATCHFORD — New purchases will be the concern of the next council, but the topic was aired at the regular meeting of Latchford Thursday, September 18...

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Municipal election Results

Newcomer tops polls in Armstrong Earlton (Staff) – Newcomer Kevin Léveillé topped the polls in Armstrong Township. The 28-year-old high school teacher received 188 votes.  Joining him on council with...

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Temiskaming Votes

Most incumbents returned, most municipalities had very low voter turnout Gordon Brock Speaker Editor DISTRICT — On an overcast Monday, October 27, with daytime temperatures hovering around five degrees Celsius, Temiskaming...

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Clarification

Latchford councillor candidate Gabriel Fink says “There was a letter/flyer sent out several months ago talking about the rising cost of policing Latchford. I found it funny our municipal government...

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