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Thunderstorm warning ended

The severe thunderstorm warning for Temiskaming Shores that was issued by  Environment Canada at 2:38 p.m. today (Wednesday) was lifted at 3:19 p.m.

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TFN ratifies land code

  Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – In what it’s describing as a historic vote, Temagami First Nation has ratified a land code. It means that Temagami First Nation …

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Temiskaming Art Gallery has something for everyone

  Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Area residents will be able to enjoy the enchantment of fibre-art through a province-wide travelling exhibition which will be arriving at the …

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South Temiskaming marking the 150th

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – South Temiskaming will be a sea of red and white to mark Canada’s 150th birthday on the long weekend. TEMISKAMING SHORES In New Liskeard, the downtown …

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Lake Temiskaming loop garners motorcycling notice

  Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – What do the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia and North Carolina, Federal Highway 1 running the length of Mexico, and Lake Temiskaming …

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2344 Cadets celebrate outstanding year

  Steven Larocque Speaker Editor TEMISKAMING SHORES – “This evening has been absolutely awesome. You guys are amazing.” Those words of encouragement came from reviewing officer Lieutenant Commander Sabrina Vachon …

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Ladies Night Out gives back to Community Cancer Care

  Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — While it was billed as a fun night out for women in the Temiskaming region, it has more serious overtones, including supporting …

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Logging rooted in Little Claybelt history

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – Before there was farming in the Little Claybelt, there was logging. A glimpse into the industry, from its early days to the mid-20th …

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Comparing Canada’s milestone birthdays

By Wayne Green Fifty years ago I wrote a column (for the Northern Times in Kapuskasing) about our country’s centennial celebrations, including some personal thoughts about Canada and being Canadian. …

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Happy Birthday to us all

  Canada is the world’s greatest country. Not the biggest, not the wealthiest, not the strongest. But a modicum of Canadian chauvinism (how could it be otherwise) can be granted …

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Much to admire

Today’s youth. They take a lot of heat. Some of it deservedly so. Obsessed with trivial, frivolous things. Unserious and ill informed. “The children now love luxury. They have bad …

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THUNDERING THRILLS

  Western barrel racing is pure thrills as thundering horse hooves meld with riders around tight corners at breakneck speed. Western rider Lynn Baldovin, with her horse Catachat Keeper, navigate …

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Training camp just weeks away for new Cubs season

  Steven Larocque Speaker Editor TEMISKAMING SHORES – The Great North Midget League (GNML) held its annual summer meeting June 24 weekend and the new season is taking shape. “The …

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One Foot Forward golf tourney Saturday at NLGC

  Steven Larocque Speaker Editor TEMISKAMING SHORES – If you haven’t dusted off your golf clubs yet and you’re looking to combine some fun and a good deed, get ready …

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Board ONE names new director

  TEMISKAMING SHORES (Special) – The new director for the region’s English public school board is coming from a neighbouring Northeastern board. The new director of District School Board Ontario …

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Cobalt does not want to own Right of Way property Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter COBALT – The Cobalt Historical Society has asked the Town of Cobalt to approach the Ontario …

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Region opening online door to newcomers

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – If the region’s population continues to decline, a demographic forecast predicts that Northern Ontario will be short thousands of workers in two decades’ …

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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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Cobalt farmers’ market opening July 14

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter COBALT – Another farmers’ market will be opening in the Temiskaming area on Friday, July 14. The Mill Market Cobalt will be opening its doors in …

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Early cobalt exploration underway near Bay Lake

  Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter COLEMAN – A company’s search for cobalt in the Bay Lake area is in the early stage of exploration. Two geologists will be conducting geological …

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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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Cobalt 2017 budget finalized and passed

  Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter COBALT – Changes in the Cobalt 2017 tax bills and 2017 user fees will mean, on average, residents will see a four per cent increase …

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