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LCBO stores raise money for ALS

Starting Feb. 2, the public can make donations to the ALS Society of Ontario at all LCBO stores in Sudbury. Donation boxes for the ALS Society of Ontario will be displayed at LCBO checkout counters until Feb. 28.

Acclaimed filmmaker has had ?love affair? with Sudbury

BY KEITH LACEY klacey@northernlife.ca Laura Sky may call Toronto home, but much of her artistic inspiration and best friendships come from people who live in the City of Greater Sudbury.

Big cities ready to listen to Sudbury

BY BILL BRADLEY bbradley@northernlife.ca Mayor David Courtemanche has been invited to participate in a discussion on immigration taking place with members of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Big City?s Mayors? Caucus.

LUFA sets strike date

As a result of dead-end negotiations, the Laurentian University Faculty Association (LUFA), which represents about 400 Laurentian University employees, has set a firm strike date of Oct. 12.

Mining and industrial expo expects packed house

BY TREVOR STEWART Sudbury?s impact on Canadian and global mining is on display again this week, as the Copper Cliff Curling Club welcomes industry players to the Canadian Mining and Industrial Expo 2005.

Woman in intensive care after downtown accident

A 71-year-old woman remains in intensive care at St. Joseph's Health Centre after an accident at the corner of Elgin and Cedar Streets Wednesday afternoon.

SPCA delivers food to Kashechewan canines

BY JASON THOMPSON jason@northernlife.ca With 2,000 pounds of dog food in tow, Alison McAllister is braving the wicked northern winds in a bid to feed hungry pooches in Kashechewan.

Today is Daryl Day

Canadian Idol Daryl Brunt is still No. 1 in the hearts of Sudbury fans. Although he did not make the cut Wednesday, his supporters in Sudbury will welcome him home warmly today at New Sudbury Centre from 1 to 3 pm.

LCBO stores raise money for ALS

Starting Feb. 2, the public can make donations to the ALS Society of Ontario at all LCBO stores in Sudbury. Donation boxes for the ALS Society of Ontario will be displayed at LCBO checkout counters until Feb. 28.

Debate on nuclear energy comes to Sudbury

BY BILL BRADLEY bbradley@northernlife.ca Heated discussion over the future of Ontario?s energy supply erupted Friday at the Our Future Our Energy public forum, organized by the Ontario Ministry of Energy, at the Holiday Inn.