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Hwy. 11 re-opened Nov. 25

Hwy 11 between Cochrane and Kapuskasing re-opened 2014-11-25 James Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police advise of the following Road Opening: Location: Hwy 11 between Cochrane and Kapuskasing Re-Opened: More…

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Drive resumes to four-lane Hwy. 11

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – A renewed drive to four-lane Highway 11 north of North Bay has gained traction. Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Jay Aspin says he’ll be “a political...

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Twenty Questions with Mike Paquette

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter This week’s Twenty Questions features an interview with foster parent Mike Paquette. He talks about the important role foster families play in a child’s life. 1....

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Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - Englehart Unveiling of Christmas

UNVEILING THE PARADE

The Englehart and District Chamber of Commerce’s annual Unveiling of Christmas and the Parade of Lights drew hundreds of people to Englehart’s downtown core on Friday, November 21. Activities were...

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Village Noël Temiskaming

Christmas presence hits downtown TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – Anyone searching for a little Christmas spirit need venture no further than downtown New Liskeard. From November 27 through 30, the downtown...

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DEDICATED SERVICE

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - Harley Township has recognized the late Wayne Hearn for 31 consecutive years of dedication to the township’s volunteer fire department.

Harley Township has recognized the late Wayne Hearn for 31 consecutive years of dedication to the township’s volunteer fire department. Reeve Pauline Archambault, left, presented the Canadian Volunteer Fire Services...

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Paramedics’ roles expanding

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter KIRKLAND LAKE – A senior calls 911 after falling – yet again – at home. When paramedics respond, they spot trip hazards in the furniture layout....

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HEALTHY DONATION

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - The New Liskeard Lions have donated $1,434 to the New Liskeard Family Health Team

The New Liskeard Lions have donated $1,434 to the New Liskeard Family Health Team (NLFHT) from proceeds collected during the annual July Dragon Boat Festival boat races. Participants in the...

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Open highway, open door

Calling on higher levels of government to four-lane Highway 11 from border to border is certainly an important step in the opening of the province for increasing economic development. Nipissing-Timiskaming...

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From the editor’s desk

Cycle continues With the Christmas season well underway, it’s noted we can all expect the return of annual traditions like carols, return of Christmas programming, etc. In the print media,...

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Letter of the week

Blacking out the Habs Dear Editor: This is an open letter to the people at Sportsnet. Hey Sportsnet, I’ve had enough of your “hockey pucks” fawning all over each other...

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Best finish yet for Saints at OFSAA volleyball

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - Best finish yet for Saints at OFSAA volleyball

Steven Larocque Speaker Reporter DRYDEN – “It’s a long road out of Eden,” sang the Eagles. Wonder if they ever tried to get out of Dryden in the winter (about...

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Local squads lead the way at successful 12-team tourney

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - Sports - The TSMHA hosted the Wilson Chevrolet Buick GMC Challenge Cup November 21-23 at the Haileybury arena for Bantam House League and Rep teams.

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – “The teams in both the House League divisions and the Rep team division were all evenly matched which made for some great hockey.” That’s the assessment...

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Six-point weekend

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - Sports - Three wins launch Cubs up the GNML standings

Three wins launch Cubs up the GNML standings Steven Larocque Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – After winning just once in their previous five league games, the New Liskeard Cubs broke...

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Latchford residents facing drug charges

LATCHFORD (Staff) – Two Latchford residents face drug charges after the seizure of prescription painkillers last week. Police said the two – a man and woman, each aged 46 –...

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Dialysis pioneer dies

SUDBURY (Special) – A physician described as a pioneer in dialysis treatment in Northeastern Ontario has died. Health Sciences North in Sudbury announced that William Fay died November 14 at...

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Four-laning proposal draws support

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – A campaign to four-lane Highway 11 from North Bay through Temiskaming has drawn support. The Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities has long advocated...

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CHRISTMAS COINS

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - Caisse populaire du Témiskaming

It was a coinage of different sort displayed at the Caisse populaire du Témiskaming last week. New Liskeard branch manager Yvon Toupin, left, and Réjeanne Bélisle-Massie of Culturel Centre ARTEM...

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Petal Pushers blossoming in Temiskaming Shores

Ontario's Northern Newspaper - The Temiskaming Speaker - Petal Pushers blossoming in Temiskaming Shores

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — Everything’s coming up roses for the newest business to open its doors in Temiskaming Shores. A grand opening celebration was held for Petal...

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Cobalt solar sites entering construction phase

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Cobalt solar sites entering construction phase

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter COBALT — Strathcona Solar Initiatives chief executive officer Karl Hollett was present with Cobalt town staff and council members recently to announce the official beginning of...

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First step in forming employers’ council

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — The next step has been taken in creating a Temiskaming Shores Employers’ Council, with the aim of identifying immigrants who are skilled and...

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Outgoing reeve

Northern Ontario News - The Temiskaming Speaker - Outgoing reeve Giving back to the community

Giving back to the community Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter CHAMBERLAIN TOWNSHIP — Bill Dickinson’s career in municipal politics has spanned 20 years. His career on Chamberlain Township council started in...

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Changing of the guard at city council

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The city’s mayor bid farewell to some councillors as the municipality prepared to welcome new ones. “I do want to commend the council...

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