With the SIU investigating Timmins police in the deaths of two members of Fort Albany First Nation, the city has promised to take action to address widespread racial discrimination.
OPINION: If the Tories want to improve their standing in the northeast, filling potholes might be the way to go, writes Andrew Autio.
Politicians in northeastern Ontario say they want to restore the defunct Toronto-to-Cochrane rail service — but can they?
Opposition is mounting over mayor’s plan to build a $48-million aquatic centre in Timmins.
OPINION: Understanding racism requires leaving your comfort zone, according to Ontario Human Rights Commissioners.
OPINION: Communities, like Timmins, need more funding to provide services for northern Ontario’s Indigenous people, writes Mayor Steve Black.
Joey Knapaysweet and Agnes Sutherland, both of Fort Albany First Nation, died the same weekend in February.
Last year Timmins lost money on its inaugural Stars and Thunder music festival despite paying for an impressive lineup. They’re trying again this year.
It was hoped that these proposed new ridings would increase Indigenous and francophone representation — but will they?