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Innisfil hydro rates heading up as council provides $1.6 million cash injection

Innisfil hydro rates heading up as council provides $1.6 million cash injection

Innisfil Council is banking on a "short term pain for long term gain" philosophy in approving a $1.6 million cash payment to InnPower
Search continues for missing Callander Bay swimmer

Search continues for missing Callander Bay swimmer

The missing man and his friend were believed to be staying at a Callander area cottage near Callander Bay.
Charlie: New bus schedule good news for Northerners

Charlie: New bus schedule good news for Northerners

Angus is applauding the work of the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission in improving bus service along the Highway 11 corridor
The Americans are starting to come back, says Tourism Sault Ste. Marie

The Americans are starting to come back, says Tourism Sault Ste. Marie

This weekend is a busy one for tourism, with the Soo Locks Engineer’s Weekend in Sault, Michigan and the International Bridge Walk between the two Saults Saturday
Movie Review: The Conjuring 2

Movie Review: The Conjuring 2

A good, scary film that will make you jump and shout and there are moments that will crawl under your skin.
Boomers and Boomerangs: Living within your means is a good thing

Boomers and Boomerangs: Living within your means is a good thing

In this week’s column, Nancy emphasizes the need for financial budgeting and fiscal responsibility for everyone in the home
Woman in custody after what Timmins police describe as a failed alleged abduction of a three-year-old

Woman in custody after what Timmins police describe as a failed alleged abduction of a three-year-old

Police say the child was able to break free
Gentlemen, get your prostates checked!

Gentlemen, get your prostates checked!

"Screening (for prostate cancer) is so important. It's better to know than not know, because there are treatment options" - Dr. Michael Conlon
From felonies to fitness (4 photos)

From felonies to fitness (4 photos)

How a teenage drug dealer got clean
One dead in ATV crash near North Bay

One dead in ATV crash near North Bay

A Saturday evening ATV collision has left a 36-year old North Bay man dead