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North Bay Police launch human trafficking initiative

North Bay Police launch human trafficking initiative

Human trafficking is one of the world’s fastest-growing criminal activities
Sault police plan to surveil travellers gets thumbs down

Sault police plan to surveil travellers gets thumbs down

Last month, Sault Police installed equipment to monitor a 'hot list' of who's coming and going from the Sault, but Professor Karl Hele is concerned the automated technology could be misused by police or even hacked
Tentative pact with Steelworkers union at Algoma Steel

Tentative pact with Steelworkers union at Algoma Steel

Sault Ste. Marie steelmaker hopes to achieve labour peace before July 31 deadline
Mark Selby has CO2-eating rocks in Timmins

Mark Selby has CO2-eating rocks in Timmins

Canada Nickel provides proof that its Crawford Project can sequester carbon
Saultite charged over convoy event reacts to Pat King release

Saultite charged over convoy event reacts to Pat King release

Local man maintains King and Lich "political prisoners"
Timmins MP calls on airlines to make sure docs arrive on time

Timmins MP calls on airlines to make sure docs arrive on time

Flight disruptions and cancellations are having a very negative impact on the emergency ward crisis in Northern Ontario, says the MP for Timmins-James Bay
Extraction day at Northern Ontario's butcher shop of horrors

Extraction day at Northern Ontario's butcher shop of horrors

'The first phase is to just get rid of the rancid meat so the flies are stopped and the smell is stopped and the residents and businesses can move forward without having to worry about smelling this'
West Nipissing looks to redevelop former paper mill site

West Nipissing looks to redevelop former paper mill site

Municipality invites public comments to repurpose ex-Weyerhaeuser property and address local housing needs
EXCLUSIVE: Northern Credit Union target of cybersecurity breach

EXCLUSIVE: Northern Credit Union target of cybersecurity breach

'To date, there is no evidence that any personal information was misused,' says largest credit union in Northern Ontario; impacted customers will be notified in writing
North Bay area now has a monkeypox case

North Bay area now has a monkeypox case

‘This individual is currently isolating, and close contact(s) have been notified’