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The 42nd Annual Friendly Massey Marathon is set to go this weekend.

The 42nd Annual Friendly Massey Marathon is set to go this weekend. Volunteer Brady Ropp says there are plenty of choices for runners. On Saturday, some other events take place as well including at 1:00 pm – Massey Predators Colour … Continue reading

20th annual drag racing weekend returns to Elliot Lake Airport

The final setup is in high gear for this summer’s Elliot Lake North Shore Challenge Drag Race in Elliot Lake. It’s a three-day event this weekend. The 20th annual edition of the North Shore Challenge includes the Super Pro race … Continue reading

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Massey Museum ready to host Mash Up

The Massey Area Museum is hosting a Mash Up for Kids offering some various exciting activities. Young historians from around the region will gather at the museum to learn about and play with history starting next Monday and running throughout … Continue reading

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HSN expects PET scanner to be up and running by fall

Patients in Northeastern Ontario needed access to a PET/CT scanner will no longer have to travel to the south to get the services they need. The long-awaited PET/CT scanner at Health Sciences North is now assembled with it going on … Continue reading

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Framework Agreement signed with several Manitoulin Island First Nations

First Nations on Manitoulin Island have taken another importance step forward in reconcilation. The Councils of Mnidoo Mnising Tribal Council signed a Framework Agreement with the federal government on Tuesday marking an important step to advance reconciliation and renew Canada’s … Continue reading

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New Espanola Fire hall open for tours

The new Espanola Fire Hall is a state-of-the-art facility and the public is invited to come down and check it out. The hall will be open from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm tomorrow for the public to come and check … Continue reading

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Watering restriction removed in Espanola

Espanola residents can now water their lawns and gardens, but be aware there a certain days and times when it is allowed. Public Works manager, Joel Yusko, says an intense flushing of the main water line was carried out on … Continue reading

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Elliot Lake man wins over $700K

An Elliot Lake retiree is looking forward to going truck shopping. Peter Nosach of Elliot Lake won the jackpot of just over $705,000 in the June 29, 2019 Lottario draw. “The win is extremely surprising,” he said while at the … Continue reading

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Big turnout for Swing Bridge Open House

There are several different types of bridges, which could be constructed to replace the Swing Bridge to Manitoulin Island. Andrew Healy, Environmental Planner with the Ministry of Transportation say different types include swing, lift or bascule, which all open, a … Continue reading

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Applied research at Cambrian gets $2-million for research development

Sault Ste. Marie MPP Ross Romano has made a funding announcement to Cambrian College, his first as Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities. Romano announced on Monday The Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation is providing $2-million to Cambrian College’s applied … Continue reading

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