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Concerns spur city to end ONTC bus agreement

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The city’s mayor hopes that the municipality can work with Ontario Northland to find one or even two new locations for its bus …

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Good fun awaits at Englehart Winter Carnival

Darlene Wroe Local Journalism Initiative Reporter ENGLEHART – The Englehart Winter Carnival is set to bring back some good old-fashioned fun February 29 to March 3. The Good Old Days …

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BAKING FOR 4-H

Hayden Noyes of Brethour, left, Kyle Farr of Tomstown, centre, and Bentley Noyes of Brethour participate in a variety of livestock-related 4-H clubs. They helped staff a bake table of …

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SWEET FUNDRAISER

  Maple syrup, anyone? Lance Corporal William Lindner, far left, Master Corporal Ethan Daigneault, centre, and Corporal Reegan Williams of the 2344 Army Cadet Corps displayed the distinctive jugs of …

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Walker-Dupont derby exceeds expectations

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — Just like one of those fishing tales, it just keeps growing and growing. But it isn’t a tall tale, it is a real …

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A great municipal leader

A great municipal leader has left us. Merrill Bond, the past reeve of the Municipality of Charlton and Dack, was recognized by people across the district, not only as a …

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Those rivalries

By Gordon Brock It may seem odd to link the 45th anniversary of the official opening of the Temiskaming Hospital with the 70th anniversary of the New Liskeard Cubs but …

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Apollos win NEOAA volleyball title, head to OFSAA

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter ENGLEHART — They were on fire from the first game on. The Ecole secondaire catholique Sainte-Marie (ESCSM) Senior Girls volleyball team is now headed to the …

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Cubs topple Timmins 4-3 in OT

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — With every game counting in the Great North U18 League standings as the season nears completion, it was a good win for the …

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Snowmobiler killed near Temagami

TEMAGAMI (Staff) – A 51-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene of a snowmobile crash near Temagami last week. Temiskaming OPP say officers were dispatched to a collision on Wilson …

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One person injured in Englehart fire

ENGLEHART (Staff) – An apartment fire occurred in downtown Englehart Wednesday evening, February 21, resulting in the transfer of the occupant to Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto. One other apartment in …

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Heritage Fund announces $3 million for Northeast ag

    SUDBURY (Special/Staff) – The Northern Ontario Heritage Fund is providing more than $2.5 million for tile drainage projects across the Northeast. It includes $1 million for tile drainage …

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Local businesses going for the gold and more at PDAC

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – When the mining industry gathers in Toronto next week, more than a dozen businesses and organizations from the Temiskaming area will be there. …

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City supports review of fiscal arrangements

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – City council has backed a call for a new look at the financial arrangements between the province and municipalities. The Association of Municipalities of Ontario argues …

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Why economic rights matter as much as democratic rights

  (Frank Stronach is the founder of Magna International Inc., one of Canada’s largest global companies, and was inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame. fstronachlpc@gmail.com) A month ago, some …

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City reaches new agreements with workforce

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The city has reached new agreements with its employees. On February 20, Temiskaming Shores council approved a four-year collective agreement with its unionized …

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