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Canada Votes 2021

Timmins-James Bay candidates weigh-in on economy, labour shortage

Timmins-James Bay candidates weigh-in on economy, labour shortage

TimminsToday asked candidates for their plan to stimulate the economy and job market in the wake of deficit and COVID-19, here are their answers
Ready to vote? Advance polls open this week

Ready to vote? Advance polls open this week

You can also vote in person at the Elections Canada office before 6 p.m. on Sept. 14
Timmins-James Bay candidates debate this week

Timmins-James Bay candidates debate this week

The Timmins Chamber's event will be streamed live
New Canadian exercising his right to vote, hopes others will too

New Canadian exercising his right to vote, hopes others will too

Minalini Mittal and Adarsh Neelam, who both live in Timmins, share their reasons for voting
Many eligible Indigenous voters struggle with whether or not they will go to the polls

Many eligible Indigenous voters struggle with whether or not they will go to the polls

The Native Women’s Association of Canada launched an aggressive campaign which aims to “activate Indigenous women from coast to coast to coast to get to the polls and have their voices heard"
<b>Meet the Candidate: </b> PPC Stephen MacLeod

Meet the Candidate: PPC Stephen MacLeod

'We want to reduce the federal government plunder by lowering the taxes and that will help us determine and fund our own best interests in the area'
<b>Meet the Candidate: </b> Conservative Morgan Ellerton

Meet the Candidate: Conservative Morgan Ellerton

'The unfortunate side of the pandemic is the opioid endemic and all overdoses and suicides that are happening in Timmins. That’s something that I feel really dear about'
<b>Meet the Candidate: </b> Liberal Steve Black

Meet the Candidate: Liberal Steve Black

He feels the time is right to run federally
<b>Meet the Candidate: </b> NDP Charlie Angus

Meet the Candidate: NDP Charlie Angus

'For me personally, one of the things I really want to continue to stay focussed on is Timmins-James Bay has done extremely well with FedNor investments'
OPINION: Universal access to high-speed internet must be a national priority

OPINION: Universal access to high-speed internet must be a national priority

Connectivity an essential service in today's economy, says forestry leader