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Porter to pay $150,000 after anti-spam probe

NEWS RELEASE CRTC ************************* The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today announced that Porter Airlines Inc.

Happy retirement Roger!

TimminsToday received the above photo of Timmins James Bay MPP Gilles Bisson (right) with Roger Picard. Picard, of the Palace Barbershop, who was known for his barbership election polls, is retiring after 52 years in the business.
Hikers celebrate Archie Chenier with rock dedication <b>(5 photos</b>)

Hikers celebrate Archie Chenier with rock dedication (5 photos)

Archie’s Rock, the improbable eight-storey high rock formation located west of Timmins, was officially dedicated on Saturday in the name of Archie Chenier who discovered it while hiking near his cottage one fall day in 1955.
Not just ribs at Ribfest <b>(7 photos)</b>

Not just ribs at Ribfest (7 photos)

Timmins Rotary Ribfest kicked off Friday night in Timmins. Hundreds packed the Participark Friday night, sampling ribs and live entertainment. Ribfest organizers created a lineup of local and guest DJ's Babakahn and DJ Ritz from Toronto.

Look who just handed over $100,000 for new medical equipment

Gary Zupal, regional vice-president of personal banking for Bank of Montreal’s Northern Gateway District; and Katherine Vukobratic, branch manager in Timmins, presented a cheque for $100,000 to the Timmins and District Hospital Capital Campaign
Ribfest is a food fan's dream <b>(11 photos)</b>

Ribfest is a food fan's dream (11 photos)

The familiar scent of smoke and meat wafting through the air of Timmins means that Rotary RibFest is once again under way.

Province promises better snow plowing

NORTH BAY - Better snow clearing and the ability to see the condition of highways were among promises made today by Steven Del Duca, Minister of Transportation, as he released the province's Winter Highway Maintenance Action Plan.

Police: Take it easy this Canada Day, alright?

NEWS RELEASE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************* KIRKLAND LAKE - The Kirkland Lake Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police would like to remind motorists, boaters and all-terrain vehicle enthusiasts to drive with care, caution and

They're legit, but you don't have to let them in your house: police

NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE ************************* Over the past several days, police have received inquiries regarding a company conducting door-to-door sales of energy efficient heating and cooling systems.

Seen a bear? You're not alone this year

The number of calls involving black bears that Timmins Police has responded to so far in 2015 increased to 59 from the 24 calls in May and seven in April according to the figures provided by Kate Cantin, Timmins Police Communications Co-ordinator.