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Garson?s J. P. Krücker flying high in ultralight plane

BY KATHERINE THOMPSON NELSON J.P. Krücker is carving a successful business out of his love of flying by manufacturing ultralight planes and aircraft floats.

City to host young history buffs in 2003

During the opening ceremony of the 8th National Heritage Fair in Newfoundland this month, Sudbury was named the site for the July 2003 event.

Eye in the Sky catches people high

The Lions Eye in the Sky caught a great deal of public intoxication during the month of December.

Dissent not dead: Judy Rebick

BY DIANE GILHULA Reports about the left?s demise have been greatly exaggerated.

Mall having renaissance

BY KEITH LACEY The Rainbow Outlet Centre?known as the City Centre Mall for three decades until new ownership came on board less than two years ago?is experiencing a rebirth with many new tenants on board and many more very close to signing long-term

Big race Saturday

Sudbury Downs is hosting one of its biggest races of the year Saturday evening. The top three-year-old trotting colts in the province will compete for $94,000 in the Grassroots wild card.

Radio happy medium: Stats Canada

Statistic Canada reports radio is making a comeback after several difficult years in the late 1980s and most of the 1990s, thanks mainly to FM broadcasting. The industry?s profits (before interest and taxes) represented 16.

Annual Christmas toy drive kicks off

All branches of TD Canada Trust will be accepting donations of cash, food, and toys. The toys will be collected from TD branches on Dec. 13 by Neeley's Van & Storage, and delivered to the Salvation Army headquarters on Notre Dame.

New night for board meetings

The Sudbury Catholic district school board has decided to switch its monthly meetings to the first Tuesday of every month. The changes were approved by the board Tuesday evening during its regular board meeting.

Wallbridge Mining begins testing superconductor

Wallbridge Mining Company Limited has begun testing the large, highly conductive anomaly discovered at its Windy Lake property in late 2002.