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Petition calls for apology to Sixties Scoop survivors

Petition calls for apology to Sixties Scoop survivors

“I feel like the government needs to ask us for forgiveness and be genuine about it"
Health Canada flags counterfeit hand sanitizer sold in Thunder Bay

Health Canada flags counterfeit hand sanitizer sold in Thunder Bay

Anyone who purchased counterfeit product urged to stop using it immediately; could be ineffective, cause severe reaction if ingested
OPP call two Temiskaming Shores deaths 'homicide/suicide'

OPP call two Temiskaming Shores deaths 'homicide/suicide'

Stab wounds were determined to be the cause of death for both individuals
Award winning Northern Ontario-created party game now a mobile app

Award winning Northern Ontario-created party game now a mobile app

'We have worked diligently from the outset to ensure we're able to provide the same entertaining game experience as the original, table-top version of THINGS'
Northern Ont. physicians lobby government for ‘magic mushrooms’ exemption for terminally ill

Northern Ont. physicians lobby government for ‘magic mushrooms’ exemption for terminally ill

Five physicians in the Northwest are requesting an exemption to use ‘magic mushrooms’ for experiential training in order to help guide terminally ill patients using the treatment
Ontario electricity bills going up almost two per cent

Ontario electricity bills going up almost two per cent

Fixed pricing will come to an end on Nov. 1.
Northern Ontario benefits from new COVID-19 rapid-testing technology

Northern Ontario benefits from new COVID-19 rapid-testing technology

Test program began three-months ago, but other groups are buying in 
Will it be Northern Ontario minerals going into Oakville-produced electric cars or Congolese?

Will it be Northern Ontario minerals going into Oakville-produced electric cars or Congolese?

The North needs to 'seize this moment,' Timmins-James Bay MP Charllie Angus says
Dubious distinction: Top 10 Canadian frauds that may cost you money

Dubious distinction: Top 10 Canadian frauds that may cost you money

It is estimated that less than five per cent of fraud victims report their occurrences to the CAFC
A very special 90th birthday for a Nipissing First Nation elder

A very special 90th birthday for a Nipissing First Nation elder

Drive-by birthday wishes and a trip to his old hunting grounds made George Howards' day