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Espanola Hospital Launching Petition Campaign For More Funding

Support for long-term care from the Ontario government is of vital importance. Lee Turley, the Director of Long-Term Care at the Espanola hospital says the Ontario Long-Term Care Association is collecting signatures to advocate for additional resources. He says this … Continue reading

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Let’s Scare Hunger Campaign A Success

École Secondaire Catholique Franco-Ouest students rocked it out this Halloween. Joanna Castonguay says the students took part in the Scare Away Hunger campaign with huge success. Over 1,500 non-perishable items were collected for the Espanola and Massey Food Banks on … Continue reading

Rainbow Board Seeks Volunteers For Special Education Advisory Committee

The Rainbow District School Board is seeking applications to fill positions on the Special Education Advisory Committee for a period of four years, beginning January 2019. The committee advises trustees on matters related to special education and is made up … Continue reading

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Integrity Report Update – Sanctions Stay In Place, New Visionary Plan Passed

By Rosalind Russell – Resolving how to handle the findings of an Integrity Report calling for sanctions against four Espanola councillors was the focus of a special meeting. The meeting, held Tuesday morning, November 6th, began with the resolution to … Continue reading

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Espanola Family Health Team recognized as Healthy Change Champion

PHOTO: Jake Marion, CEO, Webbwood Public Library, Aimee Belanger, Public Health Nurse, Public Health Sudbury & Districts, and Jon Brunetti, Primary Care Manager, Espanola Regional Hospital and Health Centre display some of what’s offered at Webbwood Public Library. Photo supplied … Continue reading

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Rainville backstops Express to shootout victory over Lumberjacks

Saturday, November 10, 2018 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – The Espanola Express rode a stellar 36-save performance from goaltender Joel Rainville, along with handling all three attempts he faced in the shootout, to backstop his side to a 3-2 decision over … Continue reading

Brancato stops 34 as Eagles blank Express

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – Shane Brancato stopped all 34 shots he faced to post his first shutout of the season as the Soo Eagles stopped the Espanola Express 7-0 in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League match-up Friday at … Continue reading

Espanola Lions Welcomes New Members

  The Espanola Lions club is pleased to welcome four new members. From left to right….J.P. Lamothe (sponsor), Chad Lamothe, Sonja Lamothe, Rob Alexander, Don Hache, Brian Cairns (sponsor). With new members,the club can take on more projects to help … Continue reading

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Community Living Espanola Luncheon An Overwhelming Success

It’s ten years old and has only grown in popularity every year, and this year was the best by far. The Community Living Espanola (CLE) Tenth Annual Fall Harvest Luncheon was a sell-out this year. With over 175 people attending … Continue reading

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Retirement Celebration Planned For Long-Time Nairn & Hyman Township CAO

A retirement celebration is planned for long-time Nairn & Hyman Township CAO, Robert Deschene. After serving as the CAO Clerk-Treasurer for the Township of Nairn and Hyman for 35 years, Deschene will officially retire. The public is invited to join … Continue reading

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