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Five-year strategy will advance Indigenous food tourism in Ontario

Five-year strategy will advance Indigenous food tourism in Ontario

Indigenous Tourism Ontario launched ‘FEAST’ on Aug. 10
Perseid meteor shower is at its peak

Perseid meteor shower is at its peak

The Perseid Meteor Shower of 2021 has reached its peak.
Forest fire situation remains unchanged

Forest fire situation remains unchanged

There are currently 10 active fires in the region, all of which are being observed
Noront Resources' board likes what BHP has to offer on Ring of Fire properties

Noront Resources' board likes what BHP has to offer on Ring of Fire properties

Environmental groups claim Ring of Fire mine developer is hiding something, wants OSC to investigate
Tragic Timmins area crash being investigated as a homicide: police

Tragic Timmins area crash being investigated as a homicide: police

The family has released a statement to help explain the circumstances
Sudbury-area businesses still struggling through pandemic, says survey

Sudbury-area businesses still struggling through pandemic, says survey

Provincial government could've done better job in managing the crisis, according to business operators
Leapin' lizards! House plants sold in the Sault came with unexpected hitchhikers

Leapin' lizards! House plants sold in the Sault came with unexpected hitchhikers

Manager of Eden's Reptiles says he received a number of calls from people who found brown anole lizards, which apparently hatched from plants sold at Metro
Pikangikum fire evacuees going back home (2 Photos)

Pikangikum fire evacuees going back home (2 Photos)

Chief Dean Owen says the forest fire threat has diminished.
New mines, hundreds of jobs, loom on the horizon for Northern Ontario

New mines, hundreds of jobs, loom on the horizon for Northern Ontario

Open-pit construction underway in Gogama, Dubreuilville and poised to start at Geraldton
Growing memorial at site of Timmins tragedy where 2 kids, man died

Growing memorial at site of Timmins tragedy where 2 kids, man died

There are children's toys, teddy bears and flowers near where it happened at Little Pearl Lake