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Temiskaming Hospital CEO moving on

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Temiskaming Hospital will be reviewing its options as it faces a vacancy in the chief executive officer’s post, says the chair of the …

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SPOTLIGHT ON DRAMA STUDENTS

Englehart High School recognized its students who were outstanding in drama for the school year of 2016-17. From left to right are Kiiwedin Laronde, Jake McCarthy, Justis Farmer and Rodney …

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Lake tour kicks-off at the Crab Shack

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The Crab Shack facility at the New Liskeard marina was the perfect site for a mega breakfast featuring local foods while launching a …

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STEAM SHOW SOUNDS

The whistles of  old steam engines could be heard from one end of the grounds to the other at the 43rd annual Rod Inglis Earlton Memorial Steam and Antique Show. …

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Blood donors by the dozen

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – Donors delivered 127 units of blood at the July 11-12 clinic at Riverside Place. Turnout on day one hit the target of 96 units, while day …

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Growers field questions on annual crop tour

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – A wet spring meant a late start for Temiskaming crops. At the New Liskeard Agricultural Research Station, planting was delayed by two to …

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BRETHOUR TURNS 100

Brethour Township neighbours Breann Loney, left, and Logan Broderick enjoyed a treat during Brethour’s 100th anniversary celebrations July 15 at the arena in Belle Vallee. (Staff photo by Steven Larocque)...

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Ups and Downs

  Thumbs up to the weather. It seems it’s been a long time coming, but summer finally arrived around the middle of this month. The ice is back in at …

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Stuff and nonsense

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter   Acquisitions and divestment. In my case, they have nothing to do with high finance, junior mining companies searching for cobalt, or the buckwheat futures market. …

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Stan Martin Memorial a big bog success

  Stan Martin Memorial a big bog success   Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter CHARLTON— It was a filthy good time for the people who came to the 24th annual Stan …

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Lions celebrate ’16-17 and look forward to new season

  Steven Larocque Speaker Editor TEMISKAMING SHORES – The New Liskeard Midget A Lions recently came together for a fun golf outing and to reward players for their contributions to …

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Sport Shorts

  Track Star Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter Last week I read a sports story about Canadian sprinter Crystal Emmanuel who broke one of track and field’s oldest Canadian records in …

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Repairs, upgrades in when school’s out

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Students may not be in school, but construction workers are. Summer is the optimum time to make repairs and upgrades, said Carole Horton, …

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Hospital returning to 10-member board

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Temiskaming Hospital is restoring its board to ten directors and it’s looking for two new members. In 2016, the board shrunk to eight …

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Hospital boosting French-language services

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – When André Hurtubise was only seven, he used his schoolboy English to translate when his francophone mother visited the anglophone doctor. “It’s an …

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Mill Market makes big impression with grand opening

  Steven Larocque Speaker Reporter COBALT – The floor of the Father Les Costello Memorial Arena in Cobalt was crowded Friday afternoon – and it wasn’t with eager young hockey …

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Carpet One celebrates 40th anniversary and new owners

  Floored with opportunity Carpet One celebrates 40th anniversary and new owners   Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – After 40 years, people are still walking all over them, …

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Cancer survivor hoping to help others connect

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Alyssa Kostello, 27, of Vancouver, wants to bring something back to the Tri-Town community where she grew up. She was living in Vancouver …

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Four-unit townhouse proposed

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – A developer is proposing to build a four-unit townhouse in New Liskeard. The property, located at the corner of Farah Avenue and Edith …

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Cobalt to review water charges to Coleman

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter COBALT – Cobalt council plans to look at its water rate formula being used to determine water charges to Coleman Township. The formula “has to benefit …

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Angus makes leadership campaign stop in city

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Practical solutions exist to Canadians’ most pressing concerns, says federal New Democratic leadership candidate Charlie Angus. “We just need the courage to step …

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