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Len Gillis

Len Gillis

Graduating from the Journalism program at Canadore College in the 1970s, Gillis has spent most of his career reporting on news events across Northern Ontario with several radio, television and newspaper companies. He also spent time as a hardrock miner.

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len@villagemedia.ca

Recent Work by Len

Women in mining experiencing harassment, discrimination, says PhD candidate’s thesis

Women in mining experiencing harassment, discrimination, says PhD candidate’s thesis

Sarah de Blois of Sudbury is advocating for more women in mining and more of them in leadership roles 
As EV market grows, mining exec says he wants keep Northern Ontario control over lithium project

As EV market grows, mining exec says he wants keep Northern Ontario control over lithium project

Lithium is one of the key minerals used in the manufacture of batteries for electric vehicles
There’s no green economy without mining: Rickford

There’s no green economy without mining: Rickford

Northern development minister challenges environmental groups to ‘get on board’ with Ontario Minerals Strategy
Timmins Big Event Mine Expo is postponed

Timmins Big Event Mine Expo is postponed

Timmins event scheduled for June will be delayed due to COVID-19
NORCAT goes to the cloud for better underground communications

NORCAT goes to the cloud for better underground communications

Nokia hired to build private wireless network at Sudbury innovation centre test mine
Mechanical solutions firm opens new shop as business booms

Mechanical solutions firm opens new shop as business booms

Timmins Mechanical Solutions serving mining operations across the northeast
Autonomous drills operating at Timmins gold mine

Autonomous drills operating at Timmins gold mine

Epiroc drills enhance safety, increase production
Safety has to be part every step of implementing battery electric vehicles

Safety has to be part every step of implementing battery electric vehicles

Workplace Safety North hosts symposium on rolling out battery-electric vehicles in mining
Keeping comms open in one of the world’s deepest mines

Keeping comms open in one of the world’s deepest mines

Kidd Mine gives iPhones to everyone in the mine
Bringing medical care to remote mining camps

Bringing medical care to remote mining camps

Dr. Tony Kos has created a medical service contract business for remote mining operations