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Graduation moves to the fall for Espanola High

Espanola High School will be celebrating graduation in the fall due to Covid-19, rather than a virtual one this month. EHS principal Christina Rivard says all the schools in Rainbow District School Board have decided to host graduation exercises in … Continue reading

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Decoration Day on Manitoulin Island

Manitoulin Island veterans will hold a Decoration Day of a different kind. Royal Canadian Legion district public relations officer, Roy Eaton says this year’s Decoration Day will be different due to COVID-19 restrictions. Set for this Sunday, he says they … Continue reading

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Peaceful, but healthy demonstrations

Public Health Sudbury & Districts states it stands in support of racial equality, but is also suggesting protocols to follow where peaceful protests are being held. In a release, the health unit states it recognizes that people may be drawn … Continue reading

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Are you looking for some practical ways in finding calm during these difficult times?- copy

Cambrian College will be offering a two part online Mindfulness workshop June 15 Part 1 and June 16, 2020 is Part 2 from 11AM to 12NOON both days. JenCB, a Mindfulness Coach makes Mindfulness easy to follow and will help … Continue reading

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The CORONAVIRUS REPORT for WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2020

The numbers in Ontario For the fourth day in a row, our province has recorded an increase in the daily number of COVID-19 cases. Provincial health officials listed 446 new diagnoses yesterday. The spike comes two weeks after the Victoria … Continue reading

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Missing Massey Pair

June Assiniwe says her niece Lillee Assiniwe 15 years old, was last seen on Sunday, May 21st in Massey. She says Lillee is approximately 5’ 5”, dark brown/black hair, brown eyes and last seen wearing a grey hoody and black pants. … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter rally and walk planned for Espanola

A small group of people in Espanola is hosting a Black Lives Matter rally and walk in Espanola. One of the organizers, Andrew Mercer, says police have already indicated they will be present while the rally is held and the … Continue reading

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FedNor grants for Elliot Lake and Wiikwemikoong

The City of Elliot Lake and Wiikwemikoong are receiving FedNor dollars. In a release, the federal government will provide the City of Elliot Lake $63,000 to hire an intern to implement the community’s strategic planning and tourism projects. Over $359,000 has … Continue reading

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Protests continue in the United States

News agencies estimate about ten-thousand people have been arrested by police, as protests continue in cities and towns across the United States. The demonstrations come in the wake of last week’s death of a Minneapolis black man while being detained … Continue reading

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The CORONAVIRUS REPORT for TUESDAY, JUNE 2, 2020

Investigation into long-term care facilities Ontario’s Ombudsman will conduct an investigation into the province’s oversight of long-term care homes. The office of the Ombudsman says the review will determine whether it has been adequate enough to ensure the safety and … Continue reading

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