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North Bay area forest fire continues to grow

North Bay area forest fire continues to grow

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is battling 24 forest fires in Northeastern Ontario and one in the North Bay region is one of the largest.  
Premier's northern tour will take her to Sudbury on Saturday

Premier's northern tour will take her to Sudbury on Saturday

Details slim, but tour will also bring her to Espanola
Mooooving tribute planned for Alliston

Mooooving tribute planned for Alliston

An international animal rights group has asked the Ontario government to allow a five-foot tall memorial along the side of Highway 89 near Alliston, to mark the place that two cows were killed in a crash last week
Trump, Clinton 'scare' Sault, Michigan resident

Trump, Clinton 'scare' Sault, Michigan resident

A sampling of Sault, Michigan voter opinion as U.S. presidential election approaches
North Bay looks at moving Dionne Quints Museum

North Bay looks at moving Dionne Quints Museum

"I expect everything to come together by then..."
Woman slashed with weapon outside nightclub

Woman slashed with weapon outside nightclub

23-year-old woman was slashed with a sharp-edged weapon while outside a nightclub on Mountjoy Street South in Timmins
Teen killed in crash near Spanish on Saturday

Teen killed in crash near Spanish on Saturday

Police say car crossed the centre lane on Hwy 17, crashed closed highway for several hours
Deadly dust? Clinic gathers info on link between McIntyre Powder and disease

Deadly dust? Clinic gathers info on link between McIntyre Powder and disease

Lack of evidence finding that link not surprising given no research has been done, group says
Despite high hazard, only 12 forest fires burning in the northeast

Despite high hazard, only 12 forest fires burning in the northeast

Dry conditions have raised the forest fire hazard to high across most of the region
Two years later, Timmins murder remains unsolved

Two years later, Timmins murder remains unsolved

To mark the second anniversary of Mario Wesley's death, elder MaryJane Sutherland held a healing ceremony starting at the Timmins Native Friendship Centre