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Living Liver Donor Sought For Massey Woman

A Massey woman is in what her husband calls ‘liver purgatory’ because no match has been found for a liver transplant, but he says the public can help. Leslie Knibbs says his wife, Beth Cassidy’s liver failed in December and … Continue reading

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Jacklin Cup Comes Home To Espanola

Kudos to the Espanola Curling Club ladies who brought home the Jacklin Cup Monday, March 4th. The Jacklin Cup is played by women and has been an ongoing rivalry between the two communities of Espanola and Little Current for 39 … Continue reading

Espanola Woman Raising $750,000 For A Drug For Her Cousin

An Espanola woman says a drug is available to help people with a rare neuromuscular condition called Spinal Muscular Atrophy, but only if they are under 12 years of age. Teri Lacey of Espanola is trying to raise three quarters … Continue reading

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Fraud Seminar For Seniors In Espanola

The Espanola OPP has teamed up with the Espanola Royal Canadian Legion Branch #39 to host a fraud seminar for seniors. OPP Community Services Officer, Marie Ford, says there have been quite a few incidents lately where seniors have been … Continue reading

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Espanola Elks Hosting National Leader

A long-time dedicated member of the Fraternal Order of Elks will be in Espanola to talk to members about various initiatives headed up by the fraternity. The Espanola Elks will be hosting their national leader, Ron Potter of Saskatchewan, who … Continue reading

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Espanola School Medals At Northern Ontario Music Festival

The Sacred Heart Catholic School Jazz Band from Espanola performed at the Northern Ontario Music Festival over the weekend of March 2nd. The band, led by Jodi Bourcier, received a silver award and Shannon MacPherson received an award for outstanding … Continue reading

Espanola’s David Harrison Gets His Own Seat

By Rosalind Russell – David Harrison officially retired on Saturday, March 2 in front of a crowd of thousands. Long-time statistician with the Sudbury Wolves and other hockey organizations, he dropped the puck, saw the unveiling of the David Harrison … Continue reading

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Espanola Spartans Shut Out Lockerby In Finals

A packed house was on hand to watch the Espanola High School Senior Boys win their division title. The Spartans shut out the Lockerby Vikings, 2 to nothing, at the championship game at the Espanola Recreation Complex on Monday, March … Continue reading

Express D1 commitment

ESPANOLA, ON – The Espanola Express are proud to announce that forward Chase Lammi has committed to St. Lawrence University Saints to play NCAA Division One Hockey. The commitment is for the 2022-23 hockey season and Lammi plans on studying … Continue reading

Anishinabek Police Service Suspends Its Chief And Deputy Chief

The two most senior officers of the Anishinabek Police Service have been suspended until the outcome of a disciplinary hearing. Police Chief John W. Syrette and Deputy Chief Dave Whitlow were/are suspended with pay on February 15th. According to a … Continue reading

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