Hollinger open pit project goes forwardPorcupine Gold Mines (PGM) has received
its final environmental approval from the province, paving the way
for work to start on its Hollinger open pit mine.The environmental compliance approval
(ECA) focused on noise, vibration and dust associated with the
project, and was awarded by the Ministry of the Environment in early
Located adjacent to Timmins’ downtown
core, the Hollinger site involves the repurposing of an historic
underground mine, which operated for close to 60 ye...
The consul general of India in Toronto will deliver a
presentation at Northern College next week.Akhilesh Mishra will speak about Ontario-India trade and
mining industry relations on Wednesday, May 27. The presentation is scheduled from
9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and is open to the public.Mishra will be ...
Timmins’ main thoroughfare, has been voted Ontario’s worst road in a 2015
analysis by the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA).The
pothole-riddled road, which runs through the middle of town, retains the first
and second spots —Algonquin’s western and eastern portions are lis...
The Ontario Trillium Foundation and Glencore Canada have formed a $1-million legacy fund to
support non-profit endeavours in Timmins following the closure of Kidd Operations
in 2021.Kidd Operations
(a division of Glencore Canada) and the Ontario Trillium Foundation will each
Graham Acres in
Timmins is expanding from a hobby farm into a full-time vegetable farm, an
expansion being made possible with provincial funding.The farm is
receiving $74,000 toward the construction of a greenhouse and the tiling of 20
acres of land so owners Nicole and Allen Graham can grow or...