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City scanning photo radar potential

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – City council has thrown its support behind a bid to open up the use of photo radar by municipalities. It has supported a …

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Cobalt Legion receives funds for upkeep

Steven Larocque Speaker Editor COBALT – The Royal Canadian Legion in Cobalt will be able to make some repairs and upgrades thanks to an infusion of $10,845. The announcement was …

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Muddy future for Stan Martin Memorial bog

By Jamie Mountain Local Journalism Initiative Reporter CHARLTON – The picture of the future for the Stan Martin Memorial Mud Bog is about as clear as mud. The recent announcement …

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HEART MONTH

A group of local women put their hearts into making a large heart shape on Pike Lake in Hudson Township with their snowshoes January 31. It was a heart healthy …

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Traffic light switch sparks concern

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – A New Liskeard resident is calling for a stop to plans to relocate a traffic light near Northdale Manor. “I fought for that …

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Hospital easing visitor restrictions

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Special/Staff) – Temiskaming Hospital is reopening its doors a little bit wider to visitors. Designated care partners – who help care for patients, such as feeding during meals …

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Woman needs help to cover eye treatment costs

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — A GoFundMe page has been established to help a New Liskeard woman cover the costs of eye injections needed to save her sight. …

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Waiting for a vaccine

There are still strong concerns in the region that COVID transmission is very possible. Concerns are expressed that COVID is spread by people who bring it with them when they …

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By Steven Larocque Hockey’s return A couple of weekends ago while shooting some photos in Haileybury and North Cobalt I came across some kids and adults sliding and skating – …

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Working on a dream – Part II

(David Elford, a former Temiskaming Shores Minor Hockey Association and New Liskeard Cubs player, is currently a student at Laurentian University in Sudbury. He wrote this feature with his friend …

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TTSSV had a busy, successful opening weekend

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter LORRAIN TOWNSHIP — It was a long time coming, but the Tri-Town Ski and Snowboard Village (TTSSV) finally opened for the season last weekend. Many things …

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Straight From The Hip

With Mike McArthur The United States Golf Association and the R&A (Royal and Ancient) are at it again trying to enforce new changes to equipment rules and testing standards. There …

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ESCSM honours students from first semester

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – The following is the Honour Roll for the first semester of the 2020-21 school year at Ecole secondaire catholique Sainte-Marie. Students must have an average of …

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City preps for new fire hall construction

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The city is moving ahead with plans to construct a new fire hall in Haileybury. Temiskaming Shores council has released a detailed request …

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Police Blotter

Racing charge TEMISKAMING SHORES – A Larder Lake driver was charged after police say they detected a vehicle travelling north on Highway 11 through Temiskaming Shores at more than 145 …

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Volunteer tax clinics preparing for start

TEMISKAMING SHORES (Staff) – Get your paperwork ready. As income tax season approaches, a team of volunteers is ready to help eligible people with modest incomes file their returns for …

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City notes interest in waterfront property

Diane Johnston Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES – The city is expressing an interest in owning the Haileybury waterfront lands that include the beach and what’s commonly known as the south …

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Temagami Chamber gets FedNor funding boost

By Jamie Mountain Local Journalism Initiative Reporter TEMAGAMI – The Temagami and District Chamber of Commerce will be able to enhance its community service abilities. As part of a FedNor …

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Latchford applying for broadband funding

By Jamie Mountain Local Journalism Initiative Reporter LATCHFORD – The Town of Latchford has thrown its hat into the ring to secure improved broadband internet for its residents. Mayor George …

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Earlton arena to upgrade fire alarm system

By Jamie Mountain Local Journalism Initiative Reporter EARLTON – The Earlton Recreation Centre will be getting a full upgrade on its fire alarm system. Armstrong Township council passed the motion …

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Province asked to help with rising municipal insurance

Darlene Wroe Speaker Reporter ENGLEHART – Englehart council has given its support to the Municipality of Charlton and Dack which is standing up against rising municipal insurance rates. The matter …

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