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Northern MP: Marijuana legalization could come this spring

Northern MP: Marijuana legalization could come this spring

We need to 'make sure we get it right,' says Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Anthony Rota
Horwath touts NDP's hydro plan in Northern Ontario

Horwath touts NDP's hydro plan in Northern Ontario

Slate River restaurant owner says he's looking to any part that can provide relief from soaring electricity costs.
Sault, Michigan robbery and kidnapping suspect arrested on Canadian side of border

Sault, Michigan robbery and kidnapping suspect arrested on Canadian side of border

The U.S. man could be deported as early as next week
This federal inmate has been wanted for nearly a year

This federal inmate has been wanted for nearly a year

ROPE squad on the hunt for Gurfathe Kooner for more than a dozen offences
Man, 34, dead after snowmachine crash near Cochrane

Man, 34, dead after snowmachine crash near Cochrane

OPP have identified the deceased
Slain Barrie mom knew her assailant; Police investigate 'persons of interest'

Slain Barrie mom knew her assailant; Police investigate 'persons of interest'

Dana Camber, 50, was found unresponsive in her apartment Tuesday
Investment supports medical research in north

Investment supports medical research in north

A $1.85 million investment from FedNor will create medical research and innovation opportunities in Northwestern Ontario.
Bell disconnects phone lines at Sault's bushplane museum

Bell disconnects phone lines at Sault's bushplane museum

Museum figures their toll-free number was hacked
ONR making big push to get freight off roads and onto rails

ONR making big push to get freight off roads and onto rails

Ontario Northland 'knocking on doors' to attract new customers, large and small
North Bay hospital cutting 30 to 40 jobs

North Bay hospital cutting 30 to 40 jobs

Almost 400 jobs have been lost at hospital in past five years