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Hospital warns students to drink responsibly

Sudbury Regional Hospital (HRSRH) is warning post-secondary students of the dangers of crossing the line between responsible drinking and unhealthy excess during Spring Break. HRSRH medical director of Emergency Department Dr.

Taxes increases on the way

BY TRACEY DUGUAY tracey @northernlife.ca It looks like a five percent tax increase is on the horizon for residents of Greater Sudbury as the city faces ballooning rates for municipal salaries, benefits, and pension costs.

Hospital warns students to drink responsibly

Sudbury Regional Hospital (HRSRH) is warning post-secondary students of the dangers of crossing the line between responsible drinking and unhealthy excess during Spring Break. HRSRH medical director of Emergency Department Dr.

Walk for Memories, annual dinner raising funds for Alzheimer centre

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN heidi@northernlife.ca One hundred years ago, doctors didn't know why some elderly people lost their memory and became "senile." They thought it was just an ordinary part of aging. But in 1906, Dr.

Health care workers protest service integration

Greater Sudbury health care workers, concerned that the Ontario government's plan for Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) will diminish patient care, will be picketing outside of MPP Rick Bartolucci's downtown office tomorrow at 12:30 pm.

Inco has record-breaking year

Inco Ltd. reported adjusted net earnings for 2005 were $836 million, or $4.41 per share ($3.75 per share on a diluted basis), compared with net earnings of $619 million for 2004. All dollar amounts are expressed in American currency.

Health care workers protest service integration

Greater Sudbury health care workers, concerned that the Ontario government's plan for Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) will diminish patient care, will be picketing outside of MPP Rick Bartolucci's downtown office tomorrow at 12:30 pm.

Walk for Memories, annual dinner raising funds for Alzheimer centre

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN heidi@northernlife.ca One hundred years ago, doctors didn't know why some elderly people lost their memory and became "senile." They thought it was just an ordinary part of aging. But in 1906, Dr.

Inco has record-breaking year

Inco Ltd. reported adjusted net earnings for 2005 were $836 million, or $4.41 per share ($3.75 per share on a diluted basis), compared with net earnings of $619 million for 2004. All dollar amounts are expressed in American currency.

Capreol residents urged to conserve water

The city is advising Capreol residents to conserve water for 24-hours starting Jan. 12 at 9 am while city crews install new watermains for improved and more consistent water clarity.