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Timmins looks at business retention (9/01)

By Ian Ross Taking the temperature of the Timmins business climate is the aim of an extensive business retention and expansion project being undertaken by a partnership of community players.

Phosphate mining potential near Hearst (9/01)

By Ian Ross A potential bonanza may be awaiting residents in the Hearst area with exploration work underway on a sizeable phosphate deposit north of the community.

Small, but savvy (7/01)

By Dianne Gouliquer The Town of Kirkland Lake is on its way to becoming a technology leader for Northern Ontario.

Une économie, une communauté florissantes (6/01)

By Eric Charlebois Imaginez une vaste contrée d'un vert forêt authentique. Allez. Prenez-en le temps.

A mecca for wildlife viewing (6/01)

By Sari Huhtala One of Ontario's best-kept secrets will soon become a catalyst for economic development in the Township of Chapleau.

Chapleau: 100 ans d'histoire et de développement (6/01)

By Joseph Gagné Venez les amis, descendez le long de la rivière Kebsquasheshing, où vous trouverez, dans ce vaste pays du Nord, da le territoire de la Baie d'Hudson, un endroit où le castor et le pin abondent; où le huard lance son cri plain

Budd car draws rail buffs to the North (6/01)

A railway buff converses with passengers as he makes his way to the rear of the Budd car to savour a moment in North America's only original baggage car built by the Budd Company in the early 1950s.

Si on pouvait saisir les murmures de la nature (6/01)

By Eric Charlebois On dit que les artistes disposent d'une sensibilité affîtée : ils peuvent créer, à partir de leur matière de prédilection, la réplique exacte de ce qu'offre à nos sens la multitude d'objets qui jonchent n

Isolation from larger centres breeds innovation (6/01)

Juggling a Petri dish lined with mold in one hand and a vial of saline solution in the other, Dr. George Young attempts to test his second batch of penicillin.

Multimillion-dollar talc mine proposed (10/01)

A proposed talc mine could create 80 jobs in Timmins within five years if about $12 million US can be raised for a feasibility study. Globex Mining Enterprises Inc.