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Express remains hot with home win over Red Wings

Saturday, October 23, 2021 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – A three-tally night for Ty McHutchion and a five-assist performance courtesy of Caleb Resch was part a 7-3 goal-filled win by the Espanola Express over the Elliot Lake Red Wings in a … Continue reading

Espanola Royal Canadian Legion hosts Honours and Awards Night

Supporters and members of the Espanola Royal Canadian Legion gathered for Honours and Awards Night. The evening included the presentation of many pins awarded to recognize years of service including a 50-year pin to Comrade Dave Track, 55-years to Comrades … Continue reading

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DO YOU KNOW WHAT IT COULD BE?

The Espanola Lions Club made a donation recently for a yet-to-be-revealed project. Lions’ spokesperson Grant Lewis says members of Mr. Keresztesi’s construction class, Espanola High School administration, hospital personnel, and Specialist High Skills Major representatives were on hand to receive … Continue reading

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Rainbow Schools move forward with climate action through EcoSchools

Rainbow Schools remain focused on environmental education and climate action, not only during Waste Reduction Week last week but throughout the school year. Education director Bruce Bourget says in 2020-2021, ten schools certified with EcoSchools – two Platinum, four Gold, … Continue reading

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Blind River council looking at buying and selling lands

Blind River council is looking at buying, selling and rezoning various municipal properties. Council discussed a survey focusing on properties submitted by Tulloch Engineering Planner Kevin Jarus. He says the report provides a summary of the properties recommended for pre-zoning … Continue reading

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Vaccinations available for moms-to-be and new moms

Are you pregnant, thinking about becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding and have questions about COVID-19 vaccines? According to the release, if you are looking for a vaccination clinic, you can attend a clinic which also has resources related to healthy pregnancies … Continue reading

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Espanola holds off Greater Sudbury 4-3

ESPANOLA, Ont. – The suddenly surging Espanola Express remained on track getting a pair of goals from James Eng to help lift them to a narrow 4-3 win over the Greater Sudbury Cubs in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League action … Continue reading

Agnes Michon, aka Mrs. Santa Claus has passed away

McKerrow’s Agnes Michon aka Mrs. Santa Claus has been an inspiration to hundreds for the last three decades. Michon passed away yesterday. For the past 26 years through illness and good times, she has made, recycled, and bought over 10,000 … Continue reading

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École La Renaissance students support Espanola’s Food Bank

To support the community, École catholique La Renaissance in Espanola, students participated in a community food drive that filled some more of the shelves at the Espanola Food Bank.Board communication director, Paul de la Riva, says they participated in the … Continue reading

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Tender accepted for complex roof repair and dehumidifier

Espanola council has given approval to a tender to repair the roof at the complex and the installation of a new dehumidifier.Public Works manager Joel Yusko says a roof assessment was carried out last year to see what was causing … Continue reading

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