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Teacher unions welcome new minister after cabinet shuffle

Teacher unions welcome new minister after cabinet shuffle

Ontario's new education minister is stepping into one of the largest and most visible files in government, which comes with a fraught relationship with teachers
$5M deficit forces Sault College to halt programs, freeze hiring

$5M deficit forces Sault College to halt programs, freeze hiring

'This year is very different': As expected, the federal government's cap on international student enrolment has wreaked havoc on revenue at Sault College
POLL: Union membership has a mild connection to political views

POLL: Union membership has a mild connection to political views

Current or former union membership has a mild connection to a reader's political views, an online poll this week showed
BACK ROADS BILL Diving deep into an old pool

BACK ROADS BILL Diving deep into an old pool

This week Bill takes us for an unusual dip into the history of a remote island swimming pool
BEYOND LOCAL: 'Loves the game': McDavid, Oilers ready for Stanley Cup final after long journey

BEYOND LOCAL: 'Loves the game': McDavid, Oilers ready for Stanley Cup final after long journey

After nine roller-coaster professional seasons, the 27-year-old superstar now sits four wins from the sport's ultimate goal with his team set to open the Stanley Cup final Saturday against the Florida Panthers
Child welfare at ‘tipping point’ over lack of support for youth with complex needs

Child welfare at ‘tipping point’ over lack of support for youth with complex needs

Families unable to access timely treatment or care for their children are increasingly turning to child welfare agencies for help, according to Children's Aid Society of Ottawa
Good morning, Elliot Lake!

Good morning, Elliot Lake!

Here's a look at the current local weather and gas prices
INSIDE THE VILLAGE: Free dental care for all? Not quite

INSIDE THE VILLAGE: Free dental care for all? Not quite

This week on the podcast: We check up on the recently launched Canadian Dental Care Plan, a $13B initiative driven as much by politics as policy. So far, a lot of dentists — and patients — aren't smiling
SIU investigating after OPP boat collides with another watercraft near Sudbury

SIU investigating after OPP boat collides with another watercraft near Sudbury

Woman was injured after boat collides with OPP boat responding to domestic disturbance on Nepewassi Lake early on June 7 
BEYOND LOCAL: 'Nobody wins in a war': Veteran reflects on D-Day as he gets France's highest honour

BEYOND LOCAL: 'Nobody wins in a war': Veteran reflects on D-Day as he gets France's highest honour

Vogelgesang was named a Knight of the Legion of Honour to acknowledge what the French Consulate General in Vancouver called his contribution and bravery in the liberation of France