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Caution prior to possible airport authority liftoff

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter ARMSTRONG TOWNSHIP — Questions about the process of forming an airport authority dominated the meeting of the Earlton-Timiskaming Regional Airport Municipal Services Board (MSB) Thursday, April …

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Twenty Questions with Esther Pennell

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter This week’s Twenty Questions features an interview with Temagami based Indigenous singer/songwriter Esther Pennell. 1. What is your full name? My name is Esther Pennell. 2. …

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Festival des Folies Franco-Fun begins this week

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — When spring arrives in April in Temiskaming Shores, you may want to tap your feet, square dance, eat delicious food and celebrate all …

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CLARIFICATION

The Festival des Folies Franco-Fun committee awarded the Pierre Angulair Cornerstone Award to the members of the L’Union Culturelle des Franco-Ontariennes (UCFO) of New Liskeard on the occasion of their …

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BUCKET BRIGADE

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - BUCKET BRIGADE

Firefighter Ray Brazeau was part of a bucket brigade cleaning cars rather than extinguishing flames at the Dymond Fire Station on the weekend. The car wash, together with a giant …

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LEGALIZE IT!

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - LEGALIZE IT!

“Legalize marijuana” was the rallying cry as close to 30 people gathered across the street from the Haileybury Court House in the Cenotaph Park on Wednesday, April 20. The movement …

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House fund building on $14,400

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - House fund building on $14,400

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Suds and sales are helping families of seriously ill children who must stay in Toronto and Ottawa for medical care. A massive car …

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Spring carefully into the season

As the summer season advances, we have more opportunity to be together, to share our times, and to enjoy our region. Spring, summer and fall are a favoured time for …

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In support of Daniel

Dear Editor: To the many friends of Daniel James Gerber. It is with deep appreciation that we say thank you for your support and sympathy for us at the Earlton …

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Letter of the Week

Hospital responds to letter Dear Editor: In response to The Speaker letter to the editor, April 6, 2016 “This is what health care cuts do”, we have taken steps to …

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UP, OVER, ONGOING

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Temiskaming Track Club

The 2016 edition of the Temiskaming Track Club has grown from last season with about 200 kids like Jake Koza running and jumping through the halls at Timiskaming District Secondary …

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On the mark

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Algonquin cadets hit their targets in Trenton

Algonquin cadets hit their targets in Trenton TEMISKAMING SHORES (Special) – A team of local sharpshooters pulled the trigger on an elite finish at a competition in Trenton last weekend. …

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Walkathon eyes new van for Community Living

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – Shoes wear out. Vehicles wear out. But there’s never a hole or a breakdown in the enthusiasm for the Walkathon. Community Living Temiskaming South’s (CLTS) 47th …

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Trespass charges laid at skatepark

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – A Haileybury man was charged with trespass-related offences at the skatepark in New Liskeard on the weekend. Temiskaming Ontario Provincial Police report receiving two complaints about …

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Multiple charges laid against Elk Lake man

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – An Elk Lake man faces more than a dozen charges after an incident that left two police vehicles damaged. Temiskaming Ontario Provincial Police say events began …

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TSACC seeking business awards nominations

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter DISTRICT — The Temiskaming Shores and Area Chamber of Commerce (TSACC) annual Business Awards dinner is just a few short weeks away and excitement is building. …

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McIntyre Miner’s Power Project seeks to help miners

DISTRICT (Staff/Special) — If you were a miner in Northern Ontario, employed underground prior to 1980, and you have developed Parkinson’s disease or other ailments related to prolonged exposure to …

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Charlton-Dack preparing municipal survey

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter CHARLTON-DACK — The Municipality of Charlton and Dack is in the process of preparing a municipal survey. Chief administrative officer Dan Thibeault presented a draft municipal …

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City department rebuilding staff

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES ­­– The city is going it alone when it comes to building inspections. Clayton Seymour is taking over as Temiskaming Shores’ chief building official. …

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FONOM welcomes federal infrastructure commitment

KAPUSKASING (Special/Staff) – Infrastructure help promised in last week’s federal budget was welcome news, says the president of the Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities. “We’ve been calling on all levels …

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