Needs to address eating disorders, Hughes

OTTAWA—Misunderstood, inadequately treated, and underfunded-eating disorders are considered the deadliest of mental illnesses since they are twelve times more likely to lead to death...

Federal government advisory council report could be catalyst to grow aquaculture industry

EVANSVILLE—It appears a report released by the federal government’s advisory council on economic growth, ‘Unleash the Growth Potential of Key Sectors,’ places considerable emphasis...

Jordan chandler rink wins Gore Bay men’s bonspiel

GORE BAY—The Jordan Chandler rink won the first event championship at the annual Gore Bay curling club men’s bonspiel, held recently in Gore Bay. Mr....

Central Manitoulin archery club opens season

MINDEMOYA—The Central Manitoulin Archery Club recently held its opening tournament of the season. The tournament was held in Mindemoya on January 25. Those participating...

Missing and murdered indigenous women, girls inquiry will not expand to include men

Will explore ways the violence against male victims underpins tragedy OTTAWA—The national inquiry into the travesty of the missing and murdered indigenous women and girls...

Artist Mike Cywink looks to crowdsource reconciliation

WIKWEMIKONG—For the past six years Wikwemikong artist Mike Cywink has been visiting schools through the Aboriginal Arts in Schools program, Ontario Arts Council and...

Passion infuses Shades of Our Sisters collaborative multimedia installations

ESPANOLA—‘Shades of Our Sisters,’ a group of unique collaborative multimedia installations, will be exhibited at the Espanola Public High School on February 24 to...

Crystal Shawanda nominated for JUNO

Soon-to-be new mom proud of album’s new sound CANADA—Crystal Shawanda’s newest album ‘Fish Out of Water’ has been nominated for a JUNO Award. Crystal, who is...

NEMI Taxpayers disband after 11 years

LITTLE CURRENT—The NEMI Taxpayers Association is disbanding after 11 years, but is calling on a new group of individuals to take over the cause. “The...

Snowdusters urge caution on the trails

Following six snowmobile deaths in Ontario ONTARIO–Six recent snowmobile deaths have led the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC)...

Ronald McDonald house charities opens family room at Health Sciences North

SUDBURY—Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto is expanding the support it provides to families of seriously ill children in Northeastern Ontario. On Monday, RMHC Toronto...

Mixed bonspiel trophy decided by a measure

MINDEMOYA—In a race it would have been called a “photo finish.” The final game in the battle for first prize came down to a...

POLICE BRIEFS

Sudbury – Three arrested after robbery on MacKenzie Street

At approximately 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, Greater Sudbury Police responded to a Robbery that took place on MacKenzie Street in Greater...