Hospitals continue to wait for promised small and rural funding

QUEEN’S PARK—Nickel Belt MPP France Gelinas rose in the Ontario legislature last week to share the concerns of the province’s small and rural hospitals,...

Air Quality Alert: Espanola – Killarney

Statements 6:00 AM EDT Monday 30 July 2018 Special air quality statement in effect for:Espanola - KillarneySmoke from a large forest fire west of Key...

OPP releases results of community satisfaction survey

ORILLIA—Between January 4 and 31, citizens from across the province were asked to participate in a community satisfaction survey supported by the Ontario Provincial...

Cancellation of GreenON program upsets MPP Mantha

QUEEN’S PARK—During Question Period Monday, NDP MPP Michael Mantha demanded answers from the Doug Ford government on the cancellation of the Green Ontario Fund.“This...

Perry Bellegarde re-elected as national chief of Assembly of First Nations

VANCOUVER - Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald congratulates Perry Bellegarde upon his re-election as National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations.“The Chiefs from...

Island farmers step up and offer to accept animal refugees

ONTARIO—With fires raging through the bone-dry forests of Northeastern Ontario, the plight of those farmers and their livestock whose pastures lie in the path...

Coast Guard ship Samuel Risley departs for its first-ever Arctic mission

ARCTIC—The Canadian Coast Guard’s annual Arctic operational season is underway and includes a maiden voyage to the Arctic by the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Samuel...

Young rower qualifies for British Columbia summer games

VICTORIA—A young British Columbia rowing athlete who has family ties to Manitoulin Island and is a regular summer visitor has qualified for the British...

Ron Kelly takes home prestigious Dora Mavor Moore Award for Performing Arts

TORONTO—A former Little Current resident, Ron Kelly, now of Toronto, received a prestigious Dora Mavor Moore Award, presented by the Toronto Alliance for the...

Canadian Coast Guard Ship Samuel Risley departs for its first-ever Arctic mission

The Canadian Coast Guard’s annual Arctic operational season is underway and includes a maiden voyage to the Arctic by the Canadian Coast Guard Ship...

Greyhound cancels Northern Ontario routes west of Sudbury

Whitefish, McKerrow, Espanola, Webbwood, Massey and all Northern stops to cease ONTARIO—Greyhound Canada announced Monday that due to a decrease in ridership of 41 percent...

MP raises call for Canadian service medal

OTTAWA—Veterans are calling for a return of the Canadian Service Medal according to Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing MP Carol Hughes, who delivered a petition initiated by constituents...
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