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Passerby pulls body from Lake Temiskaming

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - Temiskaming Shores, New Liskeard, Dymond, Cobalt, Haileybury - Passerby pulls body from Lake Temiskaming

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — What would normally have been a routine stroll for New Liskeard resident Wayne Gray and his dog along the New Liskeard waterfront Wednesday …

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Twenty Questions with Melissa Maloney

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter This week’s Twenty Questions features an interview with Festival des Follies Franco-Fun Star Franco Event winner Mélissa Maloney. 1. What is your full name? Mélissa Lori …

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Ontario's Northern Newspaper - Temiskaming Shores, New Liskeard, Dymond, Cobalt, Haileybury - Regional cookbook a feast for the eyes and palate

Regional cookbook a feast for the eyes and palate

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES ­– When Pierre Belanger began raising buffalo in 1972, he never imagined that he’d one day be featured in a cookbook. But recipes for …

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Ontario's Northern Newspaper - Temiskaming Shores, New Liskeard, Dymond, Cobalt, Haileybury - Spring Pulse Poetry Festival

Annual poetry festival in Cobalt

COBALT (Staff) — The eighth annual Spring Pulse Poetry Festival is already underway and residents of area seniors’ homes as well as the patients of the Temiskaming Hospital have already …

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City OKs $205,000 in emergency repairs

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – A ruptured watermain, collapsed storm sewer pipe and broken sanitary sewer have left the city with an emergency repair bill of more than …

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Gordon Carter

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - Temiskaming Shores, New Liskeard, Dymond, Cobalt, Haileybury - Gordon Carter - Desire to fly spurred RCAF enlistment

Desire to fly spurred RCAF enlistment Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES ­­– “I just wanted to fly.” A dream to be a pilot spurred a 19-year-old Gordon Carter to …

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Tom Saville

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - Temiskaming Shores, New Liskeard, Dymond, Cobalt, Haileybury - Tom Saville - First Nation veteran’s war years a story of patriotism

First Nation veteran’s war years a story of patriotism Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter NORTH BAY — There are so many interesting aspects of Temagami First Nation WW II veteran Tom …

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From the Editor’s Desk

Timmins-James Bay A few weeks back this space looked at the federal riding in the southern half of our circulation area – Nipissing-Timiskaming. This week we look at the riding …

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Letter to the Editor

Let the sun shine Dear Editor: After reading and rereading let the sun shine, TDSS unveils powerful project (The Speaker article in the May 13 issue), I say it’s no …

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Four-legged highway pedestrians

While the provincial government continues to express concerns regarding the number of moose in the North, and moose hunt tags and the hunting season are being reduced, there seems to …

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Tracking the days

Northern Ontario News - New Liskeard, Haileybury, Cobalt, Dymond, Earlton, Elk Lake, Kirkland Lake - Gord Zubyck Sr. Memorial Track Meet

Gord Zubyck Memorial Meet kicks off the season Steven Larocque Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Last Wednesday was a perfect day to run and jump and otherwise have a lot of …

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Sport Shorts

Canadian game? After the National Hockey League Calgary Flames were defeated by the Anaheim Ducks in Stanley Cup playoff action, only one Canadian team remained in the playoff hunt as …

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Straight from the Hip

There’s an old saying that “money is the root of all evil”. There’s also a saying “there’s a sucker born every minute”. Now, after the all-time “so- called” unbelievable boxing …

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Missing Person in Spring Lake

MISSING PERSON IN SPRING LAKE DISTRICT – On Wednesday May 20, at approximately 8:15 p.m. members of the Temiskaming Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a call to …

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TFN, TAA close Shiningwood Bay road

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - Temiskaming Shores, New Liskeard, Dymond, Cobalt, Haileybury - Temagami First Nations

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMAGAMI – The Temagami First Nation and Teme-Augama Anishnabai have closed a side road leading to Shiningwood Bay. The road, located about 14 kilometres down the …

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City buying new sanders

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – As spring arrives, the city has winter ‘16 in mind. Temiskaming Shores council has approved the purchase of two single-axle sanders from Freightliner-North Bay at a …

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TSACC Not-For-Profit and Recognition Award announced

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — The Temiskaming Shores and Area Chamber of Commerce (TSACC) have announced the 2015 Business Awards First annual Not-For-Profit Award and Recognition Award. NOT-FOR-PROFIT …

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Revkor

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - Temiskaming Shores, New Liskeard, Dymond, Cobalt, Haileybury - Revkor New Liskeard

Revving up in downtown New Liskeard NEW LISKEARD (Staff) — A new business has opened up at 40 Armstrong Street North, offering fitness to the range of services available in …

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United Way awards $13,000 in local grants

TIMMINS (Special/Staff) – Organizations in the Temiskaming Shores area will receive $13,000 in district grants from the United Way Cochrane-Timiskaming. The charitable organization recently released the list of successful applicants. …

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From Parliament Hill

Federal Budget 2015 has been released. I am very pleased to report that our government has kept the key promise we made in 2011… balancing the budget. During the global …

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Cobalt considering media policy

COBALT (Staff) — The Town of Cobalt is proposing the implementation of a media communications policy. The three-and-a-half page document, titled Schedule ‘A’ to By-Law No. 2015-011, states, “While social …

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From Parliament Hill

Fourth Annual Report The following is a release from my office on my fourth annual report. North Bay — Jay Aspin, MP for Nipissing-Timiskaming released his fourth annual “Aspin Report” …

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