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Thirty percent of Copper Cliff students home sick

BY JASON THOMPSON jason@northernlife.ca Nearly a third of the student population at Copper Cliff Public School was absent from class late last week, as children fell victim to coughing, sore throats, upset stomachs and other cold symptoms.

Cracks showing in the ethical walls of media, politics

BY JASON THOMPSON jason@northernlife.

Province promotes mining industry

The provincial government and the Ministry of Northern Development and Mines are hosting the World Mines Ministries Forum, an international mining conference in Toronto this weekend, promoting Ontario and the nickel capital, Greater Sudbury, as a pla

Province promotes mining industry

The provincial government and the Ministry of Northern Development and Mines are hosting the World Mines Ministries Forum, an international mining conference in Toronto this weekend, promoting Ontario and the nickel capital, Greater Sudbury, as a pla

Cracks showing in the ethical walls of media, politics

BY JASON THOMPSON jason@northernlife.

Colleges, management meet to avoid strike

Contract talks between college faculty represented by Ontario Public Service Employees' Union (OPSEU) and college management resume today in Toronto, an OPSEU press release said.

Colleges, management meet to avoid strike

Contract talks between college faculty represented by Ontario Public Service Employees' Union (OPSEU) and college management resume today in Toronto, an OPSEU press release said.

Honouring our community builders

BY KEITH LACEY klacey@northernlife.ca In creating one of the largest mining equipment manufacturing and supply companies in Canada, Robert Lipic has had to travel the world extensively for four decades. It hasn?t always been easy.

New law requires working smoke alarms on every storey

An amendment to the Ontario Fire Code that increases the number of working smoke alarms required in every residence is now in effect. Homes are already required to have a working smoke alarm outside every sleeping area.

Honouring our community builders

BY KEITH LACEY klacey@northernlife.ca In creating one of the largest mining equipment manufacturing and supply companies in Canada, Robert Lipic has had to travel the world extensively for four decades. It hasn?t always been easy.