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Federal funding supports youth employment and business development

NEWS RELEASE GREG RICKFORD, KENORA MP *************************** KENORA, ON – Friday, the Hon.

'It is wrong, it has to be called out'

The local Member of Parliament wants to know why $11-million of economic development funds earmarked for Northern Ontario were returned to the Treaury unspent.

Bisson saw this coming

Timmins-James Bay MPP Gilles Bisson said Resolute Forest Production’s decision to shut down the Iroquois Falls mill is a really bad move.

Honouring the memory 25 years later

It’s been 25 years since the massacre at École Polytechnique in Montreal and we still don’t know the full extent of violence against women in Canada.

Skidoo driver flees police, drags officer 100 metres

At 3:30 this afternoon, officers from the Timmins Police Service were conducting traffic control in the area of the Timmins Library and the HGS building on Second Ave. between Spruce Street and Brunette Road.

'We were told we would never see another Christmas here'

IROQUOIS FALLS – There will not be a Merry Christmas for many people in Iroquois Fall this holiday season.

Two planned power outages

NEWS RELEASE HYDRO ONE ************************* Zone: 6 Northeast Operations Centers: Timmins Affected Areas: TIMMINS, TISDALE Interruption Date(s) and Time(s): - Sunday, December 14, 2014 from 8:00 until 8:10, 1920 Customers - Sunday, December 14,

You're not going to believe how many fish these guys were caught with

NEWS RELEASE MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES ************************** Nine Toronto-area men have been fined a total of $36,200 for possessing more pink salmon than allowed.

Don't let them take our wood, says Gilles

NEWS RELEASE GILLES BISSON, TIMMINS-JAMES BAY MPP **************************** IROQUOIS FALLS – Timmins - James Bay MPP Gilles Bisson says Liberal policies are partly to blame for the shutdown of the paper mill in Iroquois Falls.

Mill closure 'not just an Iroquois Falls challenge'

NEWS RELEASE PETER POLITIS, COCHRANE MAYOR ************************* Yesterday, Resolute Forest Products announced that the Mill in Iroquois Falls would be permanently closing on December 22, 2014.