Skip to content

Around the North

Opinion: Angus digs deep into Cobalt’s history with latest book

Opinion: Angus digs deep into Cobalt’s history with latest book

“Page-turner,” “gripping,” “hard-hitting,” are words used often to describe good books, and they all apply to this one.
Province breaks ground on new Thunder Bay correctional facility

Province breaks ground on new Thunder Bay correctional facility

Construction of the new 345-bed, $1.2 billion Thunder Bay Correctional Complex is expected to be completed in the fall of 2026
Chinese mining investor out of northeastern Ontario

Chinese mining investor out of northeastern Ontario

Sinomine forced to cut ties on Cochrane-area cesium-lithium exploration project
Two die in Sturgeon fire. OPP crime unit investigating

Two die in Sturgeon fire. OPP crime unit investigating

OPP Nipissing West Crime Unit investigating. Residents of that area should expect to see a large police presence
Thunder Bay police officers lacked compassion, police chief says

Thunder Bay police officers lacked compassion, police chief says

During an inquest into the death in custody of Donald Mamakwa and Roland McKay, acting Thunder Bay Police chief says the police service had a "lack of human compassion" at the time the men died
Doubling GST credit 'helping people in tough times': Angus

Doubling GST credit 'helping people in tough times': Angus

The credit is being doubled for the next six months, people should start receiving payments on Nov. 4
Ring of Fire miner considers harnessing the wind

Ring of Fire miner considers harnessing the wind

Ring of Fire Metals conducts wind studies as part of its sustainability plan
Mine contractor fined after Matachewan worker injured in fall

Mine contractor fined after Matachewan worker injured in fall

Cementation Canada nets $110,000 fine for 2021 mine incident
Nominate words for annual banishment list

Nominate words for annual banishment list

Month left to circle back and git-er-done by nominating irritating, overused words, phrases
Survey says! Moose Factory family competes on popular game show

Survey says! Moose Factory family competes on popular game show

'We want to show that we are strong, we are still resilient, and we're able to show our culture, our traditions, our values in spaces like the Family Feud'