CN pulls the plug on Algoma passenger train
The search is on for a new operator to take
over a Sault Ste. Marie-to-Heart passenger train service after
Canadian National Railway (CN) announced it will cease operations on
The repeated inability of Railmark Canada and
its president-CEO R. Allen Brown to obtain financing led CN, the
track’s owner, to finally terminate the service.
The same issue cropped up in June, forcing CN
to step in and take back a popular sister service on the same line,
the Agawa Canyon Tour Train e...
A Northern Ontario truck dealership and service centre has
changed its name and added a third branch to its operation.Nickel City International in Sudbury and Timmins
International have rebranded as Tru-Nor Truck Centres, which the company said “reflects
our rock solid commitment to our customer...
get an update on the Port of Algoma during the 126th annual general meeting of
the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce.The keynote
address will be given by Anshumali Dwivedi, CEO of the Port of Algoma, on
Wednesday, Oct. 7. He will speak about the opportunities for business, the...
After a brief and unsatisfactory run with a Michigan rail
company, the search is on again to find a new operator to revive the Algoma
Central passenger rail (ACR) service between Sault Ste. Marie and Hearst.A stakeholders group working to save the northeastern
Ontario service issued a request fo...
The Northwestern Ontario Municipal
Association (NOMA) is sounding off about Greyhound Canada’s
decision to cut bus service in Northern Ontario in half by Sept. 25.“The reduction in services is a major
concern in the northwest because most communities will be gravely
impacted,” said Iain Angus, ...