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Michael Atkins

OPINION: Doug and Kathleen: a match made in heaven

OPINION: Doug and Kathleen: a match made in heaven

Realistically, Northern issues will not be a factor in the election.
OPINION: The Robinson-Huron Treaty and the welcome respite of the courts

OPINION: The Robinson-Huron Treaty and the welcome respite of the courts

For those of you who live on these lands, you will immediately appreciate the immensity of the Robinson-Huron claim and the ramifications, both positive and challenging, for all of us.
OPINION: The battle for the soul of a city

OPINION: The battle for the soul of a city

It will be up to future generations to put Humpty Dumpty back together again in Sudbury
OPINION: If a tree falls in a forest and no one…

OPINION: If a tree falls in a forest and no one…

Journalism is not dead, but its power and centrality are under attack.
The existential question for the New Year

The existential question for the New Year

This year, let's connect with our babies, look our friends in the eye, and think before we tweet.
Sudbury city council and chamber remind me of growing up

Sudbury city council and chamber remind me of growing up

Better direction needed on Sudbury casino decision
A few small lessons on the road to northern sustainability

A few small lessons on the road to northern sustainability

Whatever transpires, you cannot move forward without the grit, courage, determination and brilliance we encountered in a few short days on the Temiskaming Shores.
On the matter of fairness, taxes and emotion

On the matter of fairness, taxes and emotion

The government has no case on the matter of leaving capital in a small business and making diversified investments.
On the road north of Superior

On the road north of Superior

Like almost all our small Northern Ontario towns, there is spirit
Dystopia and the temper of our times

Dystopia and the temper of our times

The prospect of being without work in addition to this general malaise of world-weariness causes people to look for radical solutions.