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Webbwood hosting ceremony to mark library modernization      

The Webbwood Public Library has been revamped and that calls for a celebration. Volunteer Linda Lendrum says the library has been renovated and now has a children’s area and a new community room. Lendrum says the ribbon cutting will be … Continue reading

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Espanola Express Weekend Results

Cochrane continues solid month with win over Espanola ESPANOLA, Ont.  Friday, November 17 – The Cochrane Crunch continued a solid November Friday by defeating the Espanola Express 5-1 Friday in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League action at the Regional Recreation … Continue reading

Looking For Shoe-Boxes Filled With Necessities And Lots Of Caring

Can you help Moose Morning Host ♫ Roz, celebrate her birthday month in a cool way? Rosalind Russell turned 60 on Friday, November 17th … to celebrate, she is collecting 60 Shoeboxes for Shelters. “As the newly minted regional co-ordinator … Continue reading

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Special Espanola Council Meeting On OPP

Espanola council held a special meeting earlier this month to find out more about the Ontario Provincial Police costing report released in early Fall. Council met with representatives from the OPP to review details in the document outlining how the … Continue reading

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Espanola Lions Club Ready For Christmas Season 2017

By Grant Lewis – It is difficult to think that Christmas is just around the corner, what with NO snow,little frost and warm temperatures at least at the time of writing this. But there are many clues in Espanola to … Continue reading

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Blood Drive Clinic … Give The Gift Of Life Monday, November 27th, Espanola Knights of Columbus Hall

By Rosalind Russell – A regional territory manager for Canadian Blood Services is alarmed with the sharp drop in blood donations in Espanola over the last six months. Joanne Drake says the drop in donations has dropped dramatically since May. … Continue reading

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In Memorium Ball Campaign Getting Underway

Christmas can be an especially difficult time of the year for anyone who has lost a loved one. One volunteer organization in Espanola acknowledges that loss through their In Memorium Christmas Ball campaign. The Espanola Regional Hospital and Health Centre … Continue reading

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No Word On Funding For Huron Central Railway: Huron Central Railway Hopes To Get Its Finances Back On Track

By Rosalind Russell – In late October the company has said it needs money and assistance to keep the line between Sudbury and Sault Ste. Marie open or it could shut down the line in the immediate future. However, this … Continue reading

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Strategic Plan Update continues in Sable-Spanish Rivers Township

The Township of Sables-Spanish Rivers is hosting one more public session focusing on the Strategic Plan for Economic Development. Township Economic Development Officer Kelli Hansson says the next focus group session will take place Tuesday, November 14th at 7:00pm at … Continue reading

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NOJHL Showcase Raises Over $5,000 For Mental Health

Helping the public as well as players, coaches and staff to cope with mental illness is a serious part of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League mandate. The League’s Second Annual Showcase recently held in Sudbury an event that helped … Continue reading

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