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Inco to webcast first quarter results

Inco Ltd. announced Monday that it will webcast its conference call covering its first quarter 2006 financial and operating results at 3:00 pm Thursday April 20. Anyone interested in listening to the conference call can do so by visiting www.

Nursing shortage a health-care crisis: nurses

(CNW) The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) is launching a series of television, radio and print ads Monday designed to raise awareness of the province's shortage of registered nurses.
Ontario college negotiations continue

Ontario college negotiations continue

BY KEITH LACEY klacey@northernlife.

Water levels on the rise

The Nickel District Conservation Authority (NDCA) issued a flood advisory at 10:30 am Monday saying levels and flows on all watercourses, small and large, have risen considerably over the course of the weekend.

Inco contributes $5 million to Sudbury mining centre

Sudbury's yet-to-be-built Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation received a $5 million boost from Inco Thursday. The donation includes $3 million in cash and $2 million in kind for things such as expertise, resources and materials.

La Nuit ready for spring revival

Greater Sudbury's popular francophone music celebration, La Nuit sur l'étang, is going back to its roots.
Obesity in children an ‘epidemic’

Obesity in children an ‘epidemic’

BY KEITH LACEY One of Canada’s leading experts on childhood obesity says the problem has become “a worldwide epidemic” that must be addressed by health professionals or millions will continue to die far too young.

Telethon raises nearly $410,000 for Easter Seals

Telethon organizers are hailing the 24th annual Easter Seals telethon held Sunday, April 2 as a success, raising just shy of $410,000 in Northern Ontario for children with physical disabilities.

Citizens to have say about future of Anderson Farm

From 1916 until the mid-1940s, Frank Anderson and his wife, Margaretta, operated a dairy farm in what is now Lively.

Kiwanis concert postponed

The Kiwanis Club of Sudbury has announced that the 61st Annual Kiwanis Music Festival Hi-Lite Concerts, originally scheduled for Saturday March 25 at Cambrian College, has been postponed.