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First Nation and Ring of Fire miner set the stage for Eagle's Nest partnership

First Nation and Ring of Fire miner set the stage for Eagle's Nest partnership

"We are exercising our sovereignty," says Webequie Chief in signing MOU exploration pact with nickel miner
$158M diverted from northern highways projects to southern Ontario, AG finds

$158M diverted from northern highways projects to southern Ontario, AG finds

The finding was part of the auditor general's value-for-money audit of highway planning and management in Ontario
Nipissing University at high financial risk, says top auditor

Nipissing University at high financial risk, says top auditor

'Financial sustainability is weakening with declining revenues and consistent annual losses. Nipissing accumulated $9.4 million in net losses from 2016/17 to 2020/21'
North Bay builder fined for damaging turtle habitat

North Bay builder fined for damaging turtle habitat

The court has ordered the company to pay $200,000 to the Nature Conservancy of Canada. The money is earmarked for conservation work and the future betterment of Blanding’s Turtles
Worker dies after underground accident at Matachewan mine

Worker dies after underground accident at Matachewan mine

Alamos Gold says it's working with local authorities and will be doing an internal investigation
Ontario's apology to generations of miners a long time coming

Ontario's apology to generations of miners a long time coming

Province acknowledges its role in debunked practice during Nov. 30 delivery in Legislative Assembly
Former Elliot Lake mall property back on sale

Former Elliot Lake mall property back on sale

The decision to sell Algo Mall property was made unanimously by newly elected council members at its first regular council meeting Monday evening
Ontario invests in modernizing First Nations policing

Ontario invests in modernizing First Nations policing

The province says the funding will give First Nations police services new crime-fighting technology
Expanded dual credit program aims to draw more youth to trades

Expanded dual credit program aims to draw more youth to trades

Province has announced $4.8 million for expansion of high school studies
Northern leaders, projects among 2023 mining honourees

Northern leaders, projects among 2023 mining honourees

Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada has announced annual award winners