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Copper Cliff citizens to hold ?save our pool? meeting

BY RICK PUSIAK When Copper Cliff residents huddle tomorrow night (Thursday) to discuss ways of keeping the R.G. Dow pool open, one person in particular will have a special interest in the proceedings. The pool is named after Richard Godfrey Dow.

LEAF Breakfast to feature Canadian hero

People who are attending the LEAF Breakfast next Saturday (Nov. 15) can sleep in a little later than usual. The breakfast, held traditionally on a weekday has started as early as 7:30 am. This year?s event will start at 9 am.

Franco flag flap

A leading Franco-Ontarian group exacted their revenge on city hall Tuesday when, in a symbolic act of protest, they opted to fly the Franco-Ontarian flag over the Centre de santé communautaire de Sudbury to mark St. Jean Baptiste Day.

Names in the news

Northern Ontario director Darlene Naponse will premiere a new feature length film at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival in Utah this month.

Blood services opens downtown call centre

Canadian Blood Services has announced its national contact centre is now open at its new location at 300 Elm St. downtown.

Eves promises blackout compensation packages

BY CRAIG GILBERT Greater Sudbury manager of corporate services Doug Wuksinic hopes the Aug. 14 blackout compensation package announced Wednesday by Premier Ernie Eves will mean several hundreds of thousands of dollars for the city.

Hospital asks for patience

The emergency department at the Sudbury Regional Hospital is asking all patients who visit the department for treatment to be patient.

Sudbury Rocks

By BILL BRADLEY Sudbury?s reputation as one of the world?s largest and most prosperous mining communities is something all citizens should be proud of, say Sudbury Mining Week committee members.

Debating the future of R.G. Dow pool

BY RICK PUSIAK northern life When Copper Cliff residents huddle Thursday night to discuss ways of keeping the R.G. Dow pool open, one person in particular will have a special interest in the proceedings.

No water service in parts of Chelmsford today

ItÂ?s going to be a dry day for residents of Berthiaume Street in Chelmsford today. They will be without water service from about 9 am to 8 pm. City crews are working on water main repairs on the corner of Berthiaume and Municipal Road 35.