Beef farmers look to gain ground in the Clay Belt After the turn of the last century, the
provincial government set about creating a “New Ontario” by
offering land and cash to populate the Great Northern Clay Belt with
first-time farmers.That top-down and ill-conceived
strategy to colonize the North turned out to be an expensive failure
that was finally put out of its misery by Premier Mitch Hepburn in
the 1930s.These days, there’s a grassroots
movement afoot by the Beef Farmers of Ontario (BFO) who are
eyeballing this prairie-like str...
has created a 3D geological model for its Larder Lake property and plans to have
an updated 43-101 National Instrument resource report ready for mid-2017.The Larder Lake
property hosts the Bear and Cheminis gold deposits and extends along nine
kilometres of the Cadillac-Larde...
Orefinders has struck
a deal with IAMGOLD to mill stockpiled ore from its Mirado gold project,
located 35 kilometres south of Kirkland Lake.The agreement
marks phase one of Orefinders’ plan to develop the Mirado project. Orefinders
will crush ore from the stockpile, which was mined during from ...
Jake Englehart was
memorialized as an important founding father of the town that bears his name, during
a July 9 conferral of the Order of the North.“The Order of the
North is considered the most prestigious honour that can be bestowed on any
resident of the North, living or deceased,” reads a ...
the last remaining founding partner of Three H Office Furniture Systems, died on
Sunday, July 3 at the age of 89.Dittmann led the
development of Three H, based in New Liskeard, as a unique, made-to-order laminate
furniture company that ultimately spanned the North American marke...