Happening Now See All->

Friendly hockey on Sunday in Haileybury

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Special) – The Temiskaming Shores Minor Hockey Association (TSMHA) will be hosting a Bring A Friend to Hockey session on Sunday, April 6, at the Haileybury arena. “The More…

Top Story See All->

Ending tax exemption?

Northdale Manor status on city agenda Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The tax-free status of a New Liskeard retirement home is coming to the city council table next...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Arts & Entertainment See All->

Ontario News - Neutral wall hanging bedazzles

Neutral wall hanging bedazzles

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter COBALT — The Northern Ontario Fibre Artists exhibition titled A Journey in Thread is currently at the Mezzanine Gallery. A reception will be held Wednesday, April...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register
Ontario News - TDSS student thespians preparing for Regional Drama Festival

Outstanding production

TDSS student thespians preparing for Regional Drama Festival Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — After taking top honours at the Sears Ontario Drama Festival District competition held in Timmins...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register
Nothern Ontario News - SPRING WARDROBE

SPRING WARDROBE

Four-year-old Willow Hutnick-Whitehead was all ears as she coloured an Easter egg – of the paper variety – at the New Liskeard library. The New Liskeard girl had been among...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Community See All->

“EGGS”-TRA PERSPECTIVE

Jennifer Breault gave daughter Kendall Morgan a lift as the four-year-old searched for Easter eggs at the Haileybury library. The Sudbury family, in Temiskaming Shores on the holiday weekend visiting relatives, joined the crowd of chocolate hunters. (Staff photo by Diane Johnston)

Jennifer Breault gave daughter Kendall Morgan a lift as the four-year-old searched for Easter eggs at the Haileybury library. The Sudbury family, in Temiskaming Shores on the holiday weekend visiting...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

TAG DAY

Northern Ontario News

The paper tags signifying support for local cadets are as much a sign of spring as dwindling snow banks and chocolate eggs. Taking part in the fundraising campaign outside Valu-Mart...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Englehart considering recycling options

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter ENGLEHART — Englehart council and staff are weighing their options now as they await the decision of the Cochrane-Temiskaming Waste Management Board regarding its future. The...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Editorial See All->

From the Editor’s Desk

CBC sports era As the Stanley Cup playoffs are underway, we’re in the process of watching the end of an era in public broadcasting in this country. As most television viewers...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Moose hunting

Moose hunters will be further impacted by tightening restrictions. The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources has announced it will be reducing adult moose tags it will be distributing this year....

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Bad rationale

Dear Editor: I was saddened and horrified this past week to learn the CRTC (Canadian Radio and Television Commisson) denied the application for a broadcasting license intended for commercial FM...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Sports See All->

Tally Ho!

Ontario News - Local Pony Clubbers qualify for Team Canada

Local Pony Clubbers Qualify for Team Canada Steven Larocque Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – It’s more than just a short trot to the next big event for a pair of...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Cubs recognize their best at year-end gala

Ontario, Canada News - Cubs recognize their best at year-end gala

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – The New Liskeard Cubs had one of their more successful seasons in recent memory in 2013-14. The Great North Midget League team not only won the...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Students check their moves at Community Chess tourney

Northern Ontario News - Students check their moves at Community Chess tourney

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Special) – Ecole catholique Ste-Croix in Haileybury recently held their annual Community Chess Tournament sponsored by the Caisse Populaire du Témiskaming ontarien. A total of 172 players took...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

News See All->

Skateboarders on thin ice

Ontario News - Skateboarders on thin ice

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter  TEMISKAMING SHORES – The city has a warning for skateboarders eager to explore behind the fence of the New Liskeard park-to-be: Stay out. Temiskaming Shores Councillor...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Deer hunters fined

NORTH BAY (Special) – A Cobalt man was among three deer hunters fined in connection with violations late last year. The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources reports that court was...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Providing some cheer

Canadian News - Northern Ontario News - Providing Some Cheer

During the Canadian Cancer Society Daffodil Month of April, volunteer fundraisers are working to sell daffodils and raise funds to assist the Society’s work. Mac Hamilton of New Liskeard was...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Business See All->

Nekid Baby opens in downtown New Liskeard

Ontario News - Nekid Baby opens in downtown New Liskeard

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — There were no naked babies on hand for the official grand opening of Diane Jibb’s Nekid Baby children’s clothing store, but there were...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Four solar projects in Cobalt this year

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter COBALT — The Town of Cobalt is planning the installation of four solar power projects. Two will be on the town’s decommissioned landfill sites in Coleman...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Commitment questioned

Ontera sold, ONTC investments dependent on budget Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter DISTRICT — Ontario will continue to operate the motor coach, Polar Bear Express, rail freight, and refurbishment services of...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Politics See All->

Evanturel considers future of recycling

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter EVANTUREL TOWNSHIP — Evanturel Township, like some other area municipalities, is waiting to hear what plan the Cochrane-Temiskaming Waste Management Board will develop as a result...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

From Parliament Hill

Nipissing- Timiskaming MP Jay Aspin Agriculture remains a very important element in the economy of Nipissing-Timiskaming particularly in the Timiskaming region. Today, this industry supports a significant number of full-time...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register

Queens park report

John Vanthof Timiskaming-Cochrane MPP I organized a round table discussion with the mayors and reeves of central Temiskaming and the leader of the Ontario NDP, Andrea Horwath. It was a...

Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital Subscription to view the full story.
Log In Register