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Bus driver shortages fuels idea for gas cards

    Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The region’s English public school board is test-driving a new approach to cope with bus driver shortages and cancelled bus routes. …

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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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Little Claybelt seeking help to expand exhibit space

    Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The Little Claybelt Homesteaders Museum has some antique equipment it wants the public to see. But with limited space to store …

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SNOW FOR FAMILY DAY WEEKEND

  It was dubbed a Family Day Weekend Miracle when enough snow fell at the Tri-Town Ski and Snowboard Village to open not only the tubing hill but the ski …

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BLADES A-BLAZING

  The Centre Rosaire and Wilfred Paiement Center arena in Earlton was buzzing with skate blades on Family Day February 19. Merick Dallaire, 7, was one of the many happy …

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Winter wonderland

By Diane Johnston   When winter settles in, I hunker down. It’s my excuse to read mysteries, watch too much TV, and eat all those holiday goodies that went on …

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Where’s the OPP?

    Something happened at the end of January in New Liskeard. What happened, you ask? Well, we’re not sure because we can’t get an answer from the OPP. A …

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Brazeau signs two-year contract with Boston Bruins

    Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — Justin Brazeau, 26, the big six-foot, five-inch winger and former New Liskeard Cub and Ontario Hockey League North Bay Battalion star …

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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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City fire losses damped down in ’23

    Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – When it comes to fire, the new year is off to a dubious start in the city. On February 4, fire …

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Armstrong looking at wastewater capacity

    Darlene Wroe Local Journalism Initiative Reporter ARMSTRONG TOWNSHIP – Armstrong Township council and staff want to get some advice from engineers about their wastewater capacity needs. Council and …

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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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Bockus to serve as Englehart’s new councillor

    Darlene Wroe Local Journalism Initiative Reporter ENGLEHART – Englehart’s February 13 council meeting saw the swearing in of new councillor Brian Bockus. Bockus fills the council seat vacated …

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Corporate gym membership discussed in Englehart

    Darlene Wroe Local Journalism Initiative Reporter ENGLEHART – Englehart council is considering a corporate membership policy for its gym at the Englehart and Area Community Arena Complex. 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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