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Ontario expanding access to high-speed internet in the North

Ontario expanding access to high-speed internet in the North

Local projects will provide communities with access to high-speed internet
Failing crops, dried up water sources: drought taking its toll on northwestern Ontario farmers

Failing crops, dried up water sources: drought taking its toll on northwestern Ontario farmers

Provincial ag minister promises cattle producers support during ‘unprecedented’ drought
Thunder Bay Council moves to create new waterfront development committee

Thunder Bay Council moves to create new waterfront development committee

The committee will serve as a focal point for collecting new ideas on developing the remaining land along the waterfront.
Algoma's tourism industry looks to U.S. visitors for economic boost

Algoma's tourism industry looks to U.S. visitors for economic boost

Tourist attractions in the region look to rebound after losing money due to lack of American visitors
U.S. government has ordered to keep border closed until Aug. 21

U.S. government has ordered to keep border closed until Aug. 21

Canada plans to open its border to fully-vaccinated Americans on Aug. 9
Campaign started to save North Bay's underground NORAD complex

Campaign started to save North Bay's underground NORAD complex

'I have put some effort into trying to save the Underground NORAD Complex – with little success'
Province commits to connecting everyone by late 2025

Province commits to connecting everyone by late 2025

Queen's Park earmarks $4 billion for high-speed internet delivery across Ontario
New resident, college grad says ‘thank you, Sault Ste. Marie’

New resident, college grad says ‘thank you, Sault Ste. Marie’

Sai Kumar Adepu studied hard, works two jobs in chosen field; recommends Sault to friends, fellow students
Northeastern Ontario film, TV production companies score provincial funding

Northeastern Ontario film, TV production companies score provincial funding

Productions, facilities in North Bay, Sudbury, Manitoulin Island receive $7.3 million in funding
<updated>Column:</updated> The long saga of arrested development in Northern Ontario

Column: The long saga of arrested development in Northern Ontario

Lakehead economics professor outlines what hampers this region's growth and prosperity