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UCCM FN Chief of Police Retiring

United Chiefs and Councils of Manitoulin Chief of Police, Rodney Nahwegahbow, will be retiring from the UCCM Anishnaabe Police Service effective November 2019. Chief Nahwegahbow is the second chief of police to serve since the police service was recognized as … Continue reading

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Day Of Mourning

The National Day of Mourning serves as a reminder and call to action says AMK MP, Carol Hughes. The fact that people are killed, injured, or become sick at work due to poor enforcement of health and safety regulations is … Continue reading

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Three Local Ladies Competing For Miss North Ontario Title

There are three ladies competing for the title of Miss Ontario North 2019 form the local area. Miss Massey 2019 is 20-year-old Erica Budge and her the platform is on equine therapy and the benefits it can have helped youth … Continue reading

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Possible Matches Found For Massey Woman For Liver Transplant

Several individuals have been found to be a match for a Massey woman needing a liver transplant. Leslie Knibbs says his wife, Beth Cassidy, appreciates the overwhelming response from the public in finding a match for a liver. Only a … Continue reading

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Ésc Franco-Ouest Students Get Certified!

École secondaire catholique Franco-Ouest (Espanola) students received specialized training on Tuesday, April 30th allowing them to obtain a certification in a field of their choice. Students were able to choose from three options: fork lifts, nutrition 101 and maps, compass … Continue reading

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Cambrian College Goes Smoke Free

If you are sitting in your car on Cambrian College property, you are no longer allowed to smoke in it. The smoking, vaping, chewing, or ingesting of tobacco or cannabis products will not be permitted anywhere on college property, including … Continue reading

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Espanola Budget Nearly Finalized

Photo: One of Espanola’s capital projects, if approved funding comes in, will be the reconstruction of Centre Street – Highway Six from the bridge and Tudhope Street intersection up to Station Road. The budget is to be finalized May 14th. … Continue reading

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Filling Big Shoes

It takes thousands of steps to walk around the Great Lakes and a young advocate plans to do just that. Fourteen-year-old Autumn Peltier of Wiikwemikoong Unceded First Nation has been named Chief Water Commissioner by the Anishnawbek Nation, made up … Continue reading

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Espanola Dam Wide Open, But No Issues

There are rooster tails at the Webbwood Falls in Espanola, but the dam is running efficiently. The dam is wide open with water literally forming arches of water through its spillways. Jan Martin, with Domtar’s Media and Community Relations, says … Continue reading

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Espanola Lions Club Supports Clear Lake Beach Summer Program

By Rosalind Russell – The Espanola Lions Club is providing financial support to expand the Clear Lake Beach Summer Program. The donation will be made to the town to cover two additional days of programming per week for the month … Continue reading

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