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Guelph Olympian gets WWE audition

Guelph Olympian gets WWE audition

Korey Jarvis looks to keep his wrestling career going in one form or another
Finnish filmmaker explores mindset of SISU

Finnish filmmaker explores mindset of SISU

Finnish filmmaker Marko Albrecht documents three years of overcoming tragedies with his documentary entitled SISU.
Big family fun coming to empty Target in Barrie

Big family fun coming to empty Target in Barrie

Redesigned space with entertainment to "get people out of their chairs"
Here's how pool noodles can save children's lives <b> (7 photos)</b>

Here's how pool noodles can save children's lives (7 photos)

 Car seat technicians used pool noodles at a Timmins car seat safety clinic on Friday
<b>Movie Review:</b> Snowden

Movie Review: Snowden

Snowden is, for the most part, pretty dull
Iconic Wawa Goose statue slated for shiny new replacement

Iconic Wawa Goose statue slated for shiny new replacement

Town council will decide between steel, stainless steel or brass for the new landmark
<b>Poor Alberta economy sends homeless man on cross-Canada trek by bike, canoe</b>

Poor Alberta economy sends homeless man on cross-Canada trek by bike, canoe

Mitchell Nelson is travelling thousands of kilometers east to look for work. His travel set up iincludes a beat up bike, a 15' canoe, which he tows thanks to a rig he has cobbled together from junk
A sign of history: Raymond Sewing Machine factory

A sign of history: Raymond Sewing Machine factory

Historic building gets new, old look sign
Timmins economy driven by mining but surprising diversifications are in store

Timmins economy driven by mining but surprising diversifications are in store

Cold weather filming is being eyed as another potential money-generator, based on the success of Two Lovers and a Bear
Nuclear waste transportation flagged as a possible issue for North Bay

Nuclear waste transportation flagged as a possible issue for North Bay

It is a controversial proposal that has been debated in several countries over a period of decades, including in Canada, where a previous proposal to bury the wastes in the Canadian Shield failed to gain approval after a lengthy review in the 1990s.