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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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Espanola Looking To Improve Efficiencies At The Sewer Treatment Plant

The Town of Espanola is partnering with the local Ontario Clean Water Agency to look into two options to improve efficiencies at the sewage treatment plant. Once someone flushes the toilet, they really don’t concern themselves with where the waste … Continue reading

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Espanola Diabetes Educator Makes A Global Impact: Hughes

A diabetes educator from Espanola is helping people work toward better fitness using a novel approach that has gained a global audience. Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing MP, Carol Hughes, told Parliament Wednesday, February 20th, Susan Clarke is a diabetes educator making a big … Continue reading

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Biidaaban Hockey Classic Crowns AB Ellis The Winner

Every year, elementary school students get together for the Biidaaban Hockey Classic. Hosted by Biidaaban School in Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation, school teams took to the ice to challenge each other. It was a clean sweep for AB Ellis Public … Continue reading

Blind River humbles Espanola

Sunday, March 3, 2019 ESPANOLA, Ont. – The Blind River Beavers saw eight different skaters produce multi-point days as they went on to humble the Espanola Express 9-0 in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play Sunday afternoon at the Regional … Continue reading