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Immigration Matters

<b>Opinion:</b> We need to triple our Canadian population

Opinion: We need to triple our Canadian population

North Bay’s median age is 43, two years older than Canada’s
<b>Opinion:</b> Don Curry, Immigrants over-represented in 'essential' jobs during COVID

Opinion: Don Curry, Immigrants over-represented in 'essential' jobs during COVID

The challenge is to ensure those jobs are at a level appropriate to their education and experience
<b>Opinion:</b> Don Curry, PM wants immigration pilot expanded

Opinion: Don Curry, PM wants immigration pilot expanded

Health care, information technology, financial services, childcare and service industry professionals from all over the world are settling in North Bay and filling jobs in demand
<b>Opinion:</b> Doug Ford shows he's stuck in the 1950s

Opinion: Doug Ford shows he's stuck in the 1950s

"Collect the dole?" Straight from the 1950s
<b>Opinion:</b> Don Curry, Immigration not a federal election issue  But that doesn’t mean we can ignore the under-belly of our city

Opinion: Don Curry, Immigration not a federal election issue But that doesn’t mean we can ignore the under-belly of our city

'The anti-vaxxer whackadoodles are enjoying themselves trying to disrupt campaign events by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. In the U.S. these folks are overwhelmingly Republicans and I venture to guess that in Canada they are either People’s Party or Conservative supporters. The “don’t mess with my freedoms” crowd is always on the right of the political spectrum'
<b>Opinion:</b> Don Curry, This year may break 1913 immigration record

Opinion: Don Curry, This year may break 1913 immigration record

North Bay is seeing the benefits of increased immigration
<b>Opinion:</b> Will the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot become a permanent program?

Opinion: Will the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot become a permanent program?

Let's follow the lead of the Atlantic Pilot
More invitations and low cut-off score in latest Express Entry draw.

More invitations and low cut-off score in latest Express Entry draw.

'It may become known as The Saturday Morning Surprise'
<b>Opinion:</b> Local health care vacancies being filled by nurses from the Philippines

Opinion: Local health care vacancies being filled by nurses from the Philippines

Immigrants now count for one out of four health care workers
<b>Opinion:</b>  Immigration program website creating a buzz in city

Opinion: Immigration program website creating a buzz in city

Everyone wants to hear from Patti Carr