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Hydro rates will double for many camp owners over the next 10 years

Hydro rates will double for many camp owners over the next 10 years

An Ontario Energy Board order to Hydro One affects customers in the seasonal rate class.
Pandemic  has created more opportunity for fraudsters, say police

Pandemic has created more opportunity for fraudsters, say police

If you suspect you may have been the victim of cybercrime or fraud, report it to your local OPP detachment
If COVID-19 vaccines work, why are cases involving the fully vaccinated rising?

If COVID-19 vaccines work, why are cases involving the fully vaccinated rising?

'People are saying this is the wave of the unvaccinated. It very much is. What we're seeing is the more severe illnesses are occurring in the unvaccinated or partially vaccinated.'
How much are Northern Ontario mayors paid?

How much are Northern Ontario mayors paid?

Here's how the mayoral salaries of the four major municipalities in the northeast compare
Northern Ontario mining suppliers firm up Nevada presence

Northern Ontario mining suppliers firm up Nevada presence

MineConnect establishes U.S. arm, staff up Elko office, prepare to spread the word
Higher operating costs leading to upcoming spike in milk, butter prices, says Sault dairy owner

Higher operating costs leading to upcoming spike in milk, butter prices, says Sault dairy owner

Wholesale milk will be going up in price by 8.4 per cent and butter will jump in price by 12.4 per cent
Northern Ontario groups lauded with provincial tourism awards

Northern Ontario groups lauded with provincial tourism awards

The Tourism Industry Association of Ontario handed out their annual awards on Oct. 27
McDougall Energy acquires pair of fuel providers

McDougall Energy acquires pair of fuel providers

Deal with Dowler-Karn set to close in 2022, Dodsley will remain under family name
Ontario to boost minimum wage to $15 an hour, Ford says

Ontario to boost minimum wage to $15 an hour, Ford says

Ford's announcement earned praise from unconventional corners on Tuesday
Pope’s visit to Canada 'can be an important step in the process of reconciliation and healing' says local Bishop

Pope’s visit to Canada 'can be an important step in the process of reconciliation and healing' says local Bishop

'This is welcome news from the Holy Father'