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Sudbury philanthropist Lily Fielding donates land for seniors' housing

Sudbury philanthropist Lily Fielding donates land for seniors' housing

Says property in Little Current can be used to fill Manitouilin's need for more housing for the elderly
Sudbury Star parent's major shareholder among group aiming to buy Sault steel mill

Sudbury Star parent's major shareholder among group aiming to buy Sault steel mill

A sworn affidavit in the Essar Steel Algoma insolvency case claims that Bain Capital, the Boston-based investment house built by Mitt Romney, is one of the unnamed term lenders seeking to acquire the Sault steelmaker. The largest shareholder in Sudbury Star's parent company Postmedia is another.
Attack on Barrie nurse of 'grave concern': Union

Attack on Barrie nurse of 'grave concern': Union

Nurse knocked unconscious in violent assault by patient
Guelph Police planning to buy body cameras

Guelph Police planning to buy body cameras

Police Chief says there are "a lot of positives" to the devices which the force has in its 2018 budget
Charges laid in Timmins area homeless shelter theft

Charges laid in Timmins area homeless shelter theft

Police Service has completed its investigation into a theft occurrence at a local homeless shelter in Porcupine
Project Grizzly II on the horizon

Project Grizzly II on the horizon

“We did the brick wall test and I was unscathed and my Montana took more damage than the suit did, it shattered the window and completely bent in the grill so my suit didn’t get a scratch on it but the Montana got wiped out.”

VIDEO: New in the Soo: Hot and fresh mini-cake donuts

Lil' Orbits Mini-Donuts is serving up fresh mini-cake donuts with their newly opened family-run business. 
One new forest fire in the Northeast today

One new forest fire in the Northeast today

Forest fire hazard ranges from low to high across the region.
Dogs have their day in Guelph (9 photos)

Dogs have their day in Guelph (9 photos)

Vendors, dogs and owners all enjoy popular free event for dogs
Don't Pokemon Go there. Just don't

Don't Pokemon Go there. Just don't

Not even for a shiny, winking Pikachu