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Crime of the week

Crime of the week

Near North Crime Stoppers presents the Crime of the Week for April 11th, 2007.
Canadore renews partnership with Skills Canada – Ontario

Canadore renews partnership with Skills Canada – Ontario

Canadore College News Release ******************** Canadore College President Barbara Taylor is pleased to renew a partnership with Skills Canada – Ontario , a provincial not-for-profit organization that promotes skilled trades and technologies as fi
Stronach won’t seek re-election

Stronach won’t seek re-election

Newmarket and Aurora MP Belinda Stronach News Release ********************* Aurora - The Honourable Belinda Stronach, Member of Parliament for Newmarket and Aurora, today announced that she would assume the position of Executive Vice-Chair of Magna I
Being wise about bears

Being wise about bears

Ministry of Natural Resources News Release *********************** The province’s Bear Wise program is up and running for a fourth year, Natural Resources Minister David Ramsay announced today.
Crime Stoppers ready for annual Jail-a-thon

Crime Stoppers ready for annual Jail-a-thon

Near North Crime Stoppers News Release ********************* Near North Crime Stoppers officials are into the final stages of preparation for their semi-annual Jail-a-thon.
Exploring local history

Exploring local history

Nipissing University News Release ******************** Nipissing University is helping to dig deep into the history of North Bay this weekend as the university is sponsoring a history conference titled North Bay: Exploring our Community’s Past.
Breast cancer death rates on the decline

Breast cancer death rates on the decline

The Canadian Cancer Society released their special Canadian Cancer Statistics 2007 report today. Highlight of the document is the fact that the breast cancer death rate is declining. Complete details are contained in the release below.
Rules of the road

Rules of the road

OPP News Release ********************** Noelville - The Graduated Licensing System in Ontario As a G1 Driver you must always have an accompanying driver in the front passenger seat and THEY MUST: - be fully licensed and have at least 4 years of drivi
Tory demands McGuinty apologise to store owners

Tory demands McGuinty apologise to store owners

Progressive Conservative Party Leader John Tory called for a legislative committee to investigate lottery scandal today. Ontario’s Official Leader of the Opposition also said Dalton McGuinty should apologise to convenience store owners and staff.
Workers picket to save their jobs

Workers picket to save their jobs

Members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 4384 picketed to save their jobs Tuesday night.