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'Children of the Broken Treaty,' by Charlie Angus, tells Shannen's story

Author Charlie Angus officially launched his new book Children of the Broken Treaty on Thursday evening at the Timmins Museum National Exhibition Centre.

Kirkland Lakers encouraged to wear rubber suits, run around field

If you find yourself in Kirkland Lake, don't be surprised if you spot something like this going on.

Woman gets edible guitar for 50th birthday

Yep. Timmins' own Shania Twain is 50 today. But age definitely hasn't slowed the country music superstar down as she continues her Rock This Country tour across North America.

Power project promises 220 jobs

NEWS RELEASE ONTARIO POWER GENERATION ************************* COCHRANE – Ontario Power Generation (OPG) and Coral Rapids Power (CRP), a company wholly owned by Taykwa Tagamou Nation (TTN), are building a new 28 megawatt hydroelectric generati

Plane wreckage found near Kapuskasing

NEWS RELEASE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************* KAPUSKASING – On August 27, 2015, the James Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of found aircraft wreckage in a remote area near the town o

Transport blocking highway (update: open)

NEWS RELEASE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************* 3:15 p.m.

We're paying disproportionately, says Chamber prez

NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ************************* The Timmins Chamber of Commerce has assisted the Ontario Chamber of Commerce in proposing economic strategies intended to inform the forthcoming federal government.

Save Canada Post caravan to roll through Timmins

NEWS RELEASE CANADIAN UNION OF POSTAL WORKERS ************************* OTTAWA - The Save Canada Post tour will be stopping in Medicine Hat, AB and Dryden, ON, as it heads back to Eastern Canada in the coming week.

Something new just went up downtown (2 photos)

City workers have begun replacing street signs in the downtown areas of Timmins and South Porcupine this week. The new signs feature a deep red design, larger lettering, address numbers, and updated logos.

Welcome to Timmins night

NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS & DISTRICT MULTICULTURAL CENTRE ************************* Established in 1994, Welcome to Timmins Night has grown to become the premier event to showcase and promote community information ranging from municipal services, soci