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SECFDC Introduces new Loan Products

The Superior East Community Futures Development Corporation (SECFDC) is a non-profit organization offering small business and regional community economic development services to the Superior East region.  Superior East was established back in 1989 and since this time it has disbursed 675 loans within the region for a total of $28,586,340.  These loans served to create or maintain 2,965 jobs.   ...

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SADCSE Présente de nouveaux produits de prêt

La Société d’aide au développement des collectivités de Supérieur Est (SADCSE) est un organisme à but non lucratif qui offre des services aux PME ainsi qu’aux communautés en matière de développement économique communautaire dans la région de Supérieur Est.  Supérieur Est a été créé en 1989 et depuis lors, elle a déboursé 675 prêts dans la région pour un total ...

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June is National Indigenous History Month

June is National Indigenous History Month — a time for all Ontarians to recognize and honour the rich and diverse histories and current realities of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples across the province and Canada. It is an important opportunity to learn more about the distinct cultures, languages and experiences of Indigenous peoples, as well as how their contributions ...

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L’Ontario célèbre le Mois national de l’histoire autochtone

Le mois de juin est le Mois national de l’histoire autochtone – une occasion pour tous les Ontariens de reconnaître et d’honorer la richesse et la diversité de l’histoire et des réalités actuelles des Premières Nations, des Inuits et des Métis de la province et du Canada. C’est une occasion importante d’en apprendre davantage sur les cultures, les langues et ...

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Morning News – June 1

June 1, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Cloudy. 30% chance of showers this morning and early this afternoon. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light this morning. High 12. UV index 5 or moderate. Tonight – A few clouds. Low plus 4. COVID Statistics: Current Previous Change from previous report Tested 263,611 263,483 128 Confirmed Cases 8,477 8,472 5 Confirmed ...

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

May 31, 2022 at 16:30 Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for: Manitouwadge – Hornepayne White River – Dubreuilville Chapleau – Missinaibi Lake (ended 12:14 a.m.) Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts and large hail. Hazards: Damaging wind gusts up to 90 km/h. Dime to nickel sized hail. Timing: ...

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Tourism Industry Association of Canada Launches National Tourism Week 2022

The Honourable Randy Boissonnault, Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance; Beth Potter, President and CEO of the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC); and the Parliamentary Tourism Caucus officially launched National Tourism Week at a press conference in the nation’s capital. For more than 10 years, Tourism Week has been presented by TIAC to encourage all tourism partners ...

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Morning News – May 31

May 31, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – A mix of sun and cloud. 30% chance of showers early this morning. 60% chance of showers late this afternoon. Risk of a thunderstorm late this afternoon. Wind becoming south 20 km/h gusting to 50 this morning then increasing to 40 gusting to 60 early this afternoon. High 25. Humidex 30. UV ...

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The Rotary Foundation at Work – In Wawa!

The Rotary Club of Wawa has just completed this year’s local World Community Service (WCS) Project by using funds raised locally and gaining access to additional funds ($2,500USD) from our Rotary District 6290 Matching Grant Program. The Club has been able to support the Lady Dunn Health Centre’s Long Term Care facilities investments by purchasing two of the new ceiling-mounted ...

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Morning News – May 30

May 30, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Mainly cloudy. 60% chance of showers early this morning with risk of a thunderstorm. Clearing this afternoon. Wind becoming southwest at 20km/h gusting to 40 this afternoon. High 22. Humidex 27. UV index 9 or very high. Tonight – Clear. Becoming partly cloudy overnight. Wind becoming west 20km/h before morning. Low 16. ...

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Morning News – May 28

May 28, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy this afternoon. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High 14. UV index 7 or high. Tonight – Cloudy with 30% chance of showers. Low 10. COVID Statistics: Current Previous Change from previous report Tested 263,145 263,054 91 Confirmed Cases 8,455 8,444 11 Confirmed Cases in ...

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Ontario Remembers and Honours the Anniversary of the Kamloops Indian Residential School Confirmation of 215 Unmarked Burials

One year ago, tragic news broke from Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation that the remains of 215 children were confirmed at the site of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. Today and every day, we remember and honour those children, and the many others still missing. The Ministry of Indigenous Affairs invites all Ontarians to take time ...

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L’Ontario souligne et honore l’anniversaire de la confirmation de 215 sépultures non marquées au pensionnat autochtone de Kamloops

Il y a un an, la Première Nation Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc a appris la nouvelle tragique de la confirmation des restes de 215 enfants sur le site de l’ancien pensionnat autochtone de Kamloops, en Colombie-Britannique. Aujourd’hui et chaque jour, nous nous souvenons de ces enfants et nous leur rendons hommage, ainsi qu’à tous ceux qui sont toujours portés disparus. Le ...

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ONE person, ONE record, ONE system

  The Lady Dunn Health Centre, along with 23 other hospitals across northeastern Ontario is launching the ONE Initiative.  ONE stands for one person, one record, one system.  The ONE Initiative is a transformational project in northeastern Ontario to improve patient care through the implementation of a single electronic health information system (HIS) across the region.  The Health Information System ...

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KONTSCHIEDER, Eduard “Eddie”

Eduard Kontschieder of Wawa passed away peacefully at the Lady Dunn Health Centre on Monday, May 23, 2022, at the age of 92 with his loving daughter Elizabeth by his side. He is now reunited with his cherished wife, Ann. He is predeceased by his parents Anna (nee Rottensteiner) and Alois Kontschieder, his brothers Johann (late Johanna) and Gottfried (Gretel), ...

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