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Wheelchair users powerless once fire starts

In Sunday' s edition, Northern Life reported the fire-related death of disabled activist Joanne Nother is being blamed on a candle, not a wheelchair malfunction as speculated in the days following her death on Feb. 28 of this year.

Give kids a lift campaign lifts off

With Adanac Ski Hill scheduled to re-open this coming season, the group calling itself ?Friends of Adanac? has officially launched its community fundraising campaign to pay for continued upgrading at the ski hill.

Santa Claus Parade attracts thousands

The Christmas season started November 19th when Santa Claus arrived in town. During the month of November, get in the holiday spirit at the Festival of Trees at Market Square. Photos by Gary Collier View more photos>>

Canada lacks adequate monitoring capabilities

The following is the conclusion of a three-part series by Tracey Duguay on fire safety issues regarding wheelchair users.

Canada lacks adequate monitoring capabilities

The following is the conclusion of a three-part series by Tracey Duguay on fire safety issues regarding wheelchair users.

Wheelchair users powerless once fire starts

In Sunday' s edition, Northern Life reported the fire-related death of disabled activist Joanne Nother is being blamed on a candle, not a wheelchair malfunction as speculated in the days following her death on Feb. 28 of this year.

Wheelchair users powerless once fire starts

In Sunday' s edition, Northern Life reported the fire-related death of disabled activist Joanne Nother is being blamed on a candle, not a wheelchair malfunction as speculated in the days following her death on Feb. 28 of this year.

Candle blamed for Nother?s death

BY TRACEY DUGUAY tracey@northernlife.ca The fire that claimed the life of well-known disabled activist Joanne Nother was started by a candle, not a malfunction in her power wheelchair, as was speculated in the days following her tragic death.

No inquest in Nother case

BY TRACEY DUGUAY tracey@northernlife.

Labrador nickel shipped to Sudbury

Inco's first shipment of nickel concentrate left Voisey's Bay, Labrador Wednesday making its way to Sudbury for processing.