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Union Gas donates $3,000 to help build Gillies Lake Boardwalk

An important community improvement project in Timmins received strong support today as Union Gas announced it is providing $3,000 to help fund the construction of a boardwalk on the south shore of Gillies Lake.

Bill to Help Northern Forestry Moves Forward

QUEEN’S PARK – Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli is very pleased that his Private Members’ Bill, Bill 13, the Ontario Forestry Industry Revitalization Act, passed Second Reading in the Ontario Legislature today with all-party support.

Timmins Police investigating stabbing incident

The Timmins Police Service is seeking information relating to a stabbing incident that occurred during the evening hours of November 6, 2013. Shortly after 4:00 p.m.

Timmins Comedy Festival - The One, The Only, Mick Foley

No one has any idea the hoops you have to jump through to get talent like this! Mick Foley is a legendary professional wrestler, turned multi-time best-selling author, turned stand-up comic/spoken word performer.

911 Lines are Down in Timmins and Area - Repaired

We were advised this afternoon by NorthernTel that our 9-1-1 emergency lines are down.

One million dollar pledge from McDonald's achieved to support families of ill children

Northern Ontario McDonald’s restaurants gift serves area families staying at Ronald McDonald House Toronto TORONTO - October 31, 2013 – All 16 McDonald’s franchisees and company restaurants located in northern parts of Ontario have raised $1 million

2013 Country Music Awards Awards in Nashville Tenn Winners List

It was an all-star show at the 2013 47th annual Country Music Awards Awards in Nashville Tenn. Co-hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood , the annual ceremony honors the best in country music, from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.

Timmins Voices Featuring Karen Bachmann, Curator Timmins Museum and Author

We are going to have a fascinating and exciting evening with Karen Bachmann, curator of the Timmins Museum and Local Historian. Come out and listen to the amazing stories of Timmins from a long time ago.

Local Businesses Head to the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair - November 1 - 10

Whether you’re a visitor or an exhibitor, the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair is jam-packed and full of home-grown fun, with the best in local food and animal entertainment.

Motor vehicle incidents in Ontario account for more than 38 percent of all worker traumatic fatalities

Planning to travel and visit relatives over the holidays? Here’s one winter driving scenario you could experience: First, there’s a moment of incomprehension when your steering wheel suddenly refuses to do your bidding.