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The newly formed Northern Ontario Farm Innovation Alliance will give a voice to agricultural interests Northern Ontario. Its focus centres on advocacy, research and innovation.

A new, Temiskaming-based organization will give a pan-Northern voice to the interests of farmers across the North.Advocacy, research and innovation, and the development of agricultural products through to commercialization are ... more >>

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Mining centre welcomes new headPosted: 7/24/2014 12:38:25 PMThe Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation (CEMI) has ap...
Power program widened to include more sectors Posted: 7/23/2014 3:30:43 PMThe Ontario government is extending its Industrial Electrici...
Thunder Bay ponders legal route after bridge impasse wi... Posted: 7/23/2014 3:22:38 PMThe City of Thunder Bay is considering its legal options aft...
Inaugural tourism summit slated for NovemberPosted: 7/23/2014 9:54:55 AMThunder Bay will host an inaugural summit that will examine ...
Sault call centre hiringPosted: 7/22/2014 12:44:32 PMMassachusetts-based Agero Inc. has said it will hire hundred...
Forestry rep heading Timmins chamberPosted: 7/22/2014 12:17:43 PMThe new head of the board of directors for the Timmins Chamb...
Kerr Mines, San Gold Corp. plan mergerPosted: 7/21/2014 12:41:36 PMSan Gold Corp. and Kerr Mines Inc. have entered an agreement...
Northern College digs in for new residencePosted: 7/21/2014 9:54:30 AMNorthern College has circled July 28 for an official groundb...
Temiskaming gets waterfront moneyPosted: 7/18/2014 3:30:28 PMThe City of Temiskaming Shores has received $999,000 to comp...
North Shore First Nation wants hydro plant inside natio... Posted: 7/17/2014 10:04:25 AMPic River First Nation has eyes on building a hydroelectric ...

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