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City seeking New Liskeard marina operator

    Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The city is backing off any plan to develop the New Liskeard marina property for now and is looking for someone …

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ALL THAT JAZZ, AND MORE

  Alex Bird, at left, offered a couple of songs with occasional co-writer Charlie Angus at the recent Robbie Burns banquet at Haileybury Branch 54 of the Royal Canadian Legion. …

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Jack Munroe doc nearing release date

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter EARLTON – The story of a legendary man who left his mark on Elk Lake and beyond may soon hit the big screen. The final touches …

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Safety concerns eclipse classes April 8

    Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter DISTRICT – A universal movement is spurring the region’s school boards to cancel classes on April 8, when the region will experience a partial …

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WINTER BIRD BANDING

  Winter bird banding continued at the Hilliardton Marsh Research and Education Centre where, on January 27, Jaxsyn Hearn, 12, held a male evening grosbeak that was banded on the …

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LOVE WAS IN THE AIR

  A well-attended Valentines Tea and Bazaar was held at Our Mother of Perpetual Help Church in New Liskeard on February 10. There was plenty of love in the air …

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News deserts

By Steven Larocque   There have been some disturbing developments of late on the provincial and national media scene. Temiskaming shoppers who are also newspaper consumers no doubt have noticed …

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The race for Nipissing-Timiskaming

    The first name in the race for the federal seat in Nipissing-Timiskaming has now been determined. Cassidy Villeneuve was elected by Nipissing-Timiskaming Conservative Party members in North Bay …

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U20 Provincial Junior Championships sweep into HGC

    Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — The best young curlers from across Northern Ontario will be hurrying hard to the Horne Granite Club (HGC) for the Northern …

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Walker-Dupont derby looking to lure in anglers

    Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — Are you looking for something to do on Family Day weekend where you can win some great prizes and be outdoors …

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CMHA mental health and addictions workers locked out

    Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – As OPSEU pickets went up yesterday, Canadian Mental Health Association Cochrane-Timiskaming says some services will continue. “CMHA-CT’s Walk-In/Call-In service remains open …

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Cobalt facing tight budget and need for fire truck

    Darlene Wroe Local Journalism Initiative Reporter COBALT – Cobalt council is looking at the possibility of purchasing a new fire truck by entering a ten- or fifteen-year loan. …

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FedNor provides $5 million for cobalt refinery

    Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – A cobalt refinery that plans to be a big player in the North American electric vehicle industry is welcoming a $5 …

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There’s an economic storm brewing

By Frank Stronach   No one likes being the bearer of bad news, but I truly believe, with every bone in my body, that we’re headed for some severe times …

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INSTANT WIN

Carole Hannah of New Liskeard is $100,000 richer after winning with an Instant Gold Pursuit ticket. It’s the top prize in the lottery game, where a ticket costs $25. The …

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Villeneuve wins nomination as Conservative candidate

    Darlene Wroe Local Journalism Initiative Reporter NORTH BAY – Cassidy Villeneuve, 25, is the Conservative Party of Canada candidate for the riding of Nipissing-Timiskaming. Villeneuve was nominated by …

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Cobalt council may end committee-of-the-whole meetings

    COBALT – Cobalt council is considering holding only one regular council meeting every four weeks, and no longer holding committee-of-the-whole meetings. Initially, staff had recommended that council meetings …

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Conservatives to choose Nip/Tim candidate on Saturday

Darlene Wroe Local Journalism Initiative Reporter NORTH BAY – The official nomination meeting for the electoral district of Nipissing-Timiskaming will be held on Saturday, February 10, in North Bay. Cassidy …

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