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Sault Ste. Marie

Proponents building logistical case for multi-modal plant

By IAN ROSS Sault Ste. Marie – The drivers of Sault Ste. Marie’s freight-handling transportation hub concept are seeking a logistics expert to build their case for a multi-modal facility. Destiny Sault Ste.

Motel owner stuck with ‘unfair’ $87K bill

By CRAIG GILBERT Thessalon – It was not a very Merry Christmas on Dawson Street in Thessalon. In the town of 1,300, about 80 kilometres east of Sault Ste.

Gateway awaits NOHFC OK (11/05)

By KELLY LOUISEIZE Progress continues to develop an upscale mega-tourist attraction called The Gateway Site. Sault Ste.

Upgrade in works for popular Algoma Central Railway tour train (11/05)

By KELLY LOUISEIZE For the past number of years, the Algoma Central Railway tour train has been carrying visitors to the Agawa Canyon for a two-hour tour stopover.

Photographer knows his audience (11/05)

By KELLY LOUISEIZE “Dance like nobody’s watching.” That is the motto Brian Tremblay lives by daily and it appears to be working for him. He was awarded the 2005 Entrepreneur/Business of the Year at the Sault Ste.

The voice of the North

In 2001, I was a senior communications officer at the Ontario Ministry of Finance on the bureaucratic side, as opposed to political staff. One of my key communications files was the restructuring of Algoma Steel Inc.

Garbage picker sees job growth in the trash (09/05)

By IAN ROSS Sault Ste. Marie – To Jayson Zwierschke, garbage is a valuable resource that’s being buried.

Mill shops around for hydro rates (11/05)

By KELLY LOUISEIZE Boniferro Mill Works Inc. is sourcing alternative energy streams to deal with “outrageous distribution fee(s).” The company “pays an outrageous distribution fee every month,” says Gary Wegener, Boniferro Mill Works CFO.

Grown 10-fold, courier honoured by Chamber (11/05)

By ADELLE LARMOUR An audience of over 400 area business and political representatives celebrated business excellence and entrepreneurial spirit Oct. 20. They celebrated 13 Sault Ste.

Northern Credit Union expands (11/05)

By KELLY LOUISEIZE The amalgamation is complete. Northern Credit Union members and the Financial Services Commission of Ontario has welcomed West Fort William Credit Union in Thunder Bay and Red Rock Credit Union into the fold.