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A much sought-after truck route for Sudbury may soon come to pass.

A much sought-after truck route for Sudbury may soon come to pass. While not yet official, Northern Life newspaper reported that Ottawa has agreed to provide its one-third share of funding for the $80-million ... more >>

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Gowest acquiring more mining claimsPosted: 7/27/2015 12:23:26 PMGowest Gold Ltd. has entered an agreement to acquire mining ...
Northern rep joins provincial tourism boardPosted: 7/27/2015 10:20:34 AMIan McMillan, executive director of Tourism Sault Ste. Marie...
Essar getting $60 million for plant upgradesPosted: 7/24/2015 3:24:53 PMThe provincial and federal governments are providing a combi...
Nominees sought for wood design awardsPosted: 7/21/2015 1:12:38 PMOntario Wood WORKS! is seeking nominations for the 2015 edit...
Porter Airlines moves into North BayPosted: 7/21/2015 12:59:09 PMPorter Airlines will soon offer service to North Bay, the fi...
Thunder Bay hosts Northern Ontario Business AwardsPosted: 7/17/2015 1:40:57 PMThe Northern Ontario Business Awards return to Thunder Bay o...
Profitable fiscal year for Kirkland Lake Gold Posted: 7/15/2015 10:52:19 AMKirkland Lake Gold reported a healthy fourth quarter and fis...
Thunder Bay port buzzes with activityPosted: 7/15/2015 10:35:45 AMSix months into the year, grain volumes through the Port of ...
First Nation partners on wind farmPosted: 7/15/2015 10:49:32 AMThe Timiskaming First Nation (TFN) and wpd Canada, a Mississ...

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