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Contractors were ready to install siding and signage on the new incubator in North Bay sponsored by the North Bay and District Multicultural Centre.

First-time entrepreneurs in North Bay now have new downtown digs to call home.The North Bay and District Multicultural Centre has created an entrepreneurial proving ground for business start-ups with the ... more >>

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Delays force Rentech to borrow to finish pellet plantsPosted: 2/20/2015 2:46:16 PMA California wood pellet manufacturer, which landed a long-t...
Retention efforts underway in HearstPosted: 2/19/2015 2:12:59 PMThe Hearst Economic Development Corp. is continuing its attr...
Province doles out infrastructure millionsPosted: 2/25/2015 1:01:23 PMThe province announced funding for 78 projects to build and ...
Sault hires consultants for harbour project Posted: 2/19/2015 1:45:53 PMThe City of Sault Ste. Marie has hired the consulting team o...
Timmins hosts first feature filmPosted: 2/19/2015 1:47:26 PMThe Timmins Economic Development Corporation (TEDC) and Tour...
Provincial mining safety report due out in MarchPosted: 2/19/2015 3:12:10 PMThe Ontario Ministry of Labour will be releasing its final M...
Ontario Northland restructures motor coach operationsPosted: 2/19/2015 11:50:59 AMThe Ontario Northland Transportation Commission is closing i...


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