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TV minister returning for homecoming

By Vicki Gilhula Rev. David Mainse and his Cross-Canada Tour will visit Glad Tidings Tabernacle, Wednesday, April 24.

Sudbury to host writers

The Canadian Authors Association will hold its annual convention in Sudbury this year. The association plays a key role in the development of the Canadian writing community.

Sudburian new mining VP

Effective this week, Allen Hayward started his new position as vice-president, mining, at Falconbridge Ltd. He will be responsible for the mining operations for the nickel business.

Fera to be honoured

Peggy Fera, who is retiring from her position as executive director of the Sudbury Regional Palliative Care Association, will be honoured Wednesday, April 3 at a reception at Christ the King Church in downtown Sudbury at 7 pm.

New face at Northern Life

Tracey Duguay has joined the staff at Northern Life as features editor. She is a graduate of Cambrian College's journalism program and winner of a Northern Life scholarship. She also has a degree in English.

Board members needed

Habitat for Humanity, Sudbury District, is looking to fill several vacant positions on its board of directors.

Political science prof. wins LU award

Dr. Rand Dyck has won Laurentian University's Teaching Excellence Award for 2001-02.

Mine Mill reps hosting Norwegians

By Keith Lacey Union brothers from Norway threw tremendous support during a bitter strike, so members of Local 598 of the Mine Mill/CAW promise to show their representatives the some great northern hospitality over the next few days.

Thaw in relations

By Rick Pusiak A news blackout is in effect, but striking provincial employees in Sudbury were cautiously optimistic Tuesday following the resumption of contract talks in Toronto.

Open house at CB

Collège Boréal will hold an open house, April 6 from 10 am to 3 pm. The public is invited to visit Collège Boréal's facilities at 21 Lasalle Blvd., and to meet faculty members and staff. Free massages and a barbecue will be offered.