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Brent Sleightholm

Brent Sleightholm comes to ElliotLakeToday following a 40-year-plus journalism career in.Ontario, mostly in.the field of radio news. He has also published two.books of non-fiction. As a reporter, Brent has covered everything from amateur and professional sports, to politics, entertainment, police and courts, to human interest stories and government issues. His greatest love professionally is interviewing newsmakers to discover the stories behind the headlines.

Recent Work by Brent

City land sale paves way for Timber Road storage facility

City land sale paves way for Timber Road storage facility

As part of the deal, the buyer will have until October 8, 2021 to build 20 indoor storage units
Second cannabis retailer applies to open in Elliot Lake

Second cannabis retailer applies to open in Elliot Lake

With one new cannabis retailer already under construction, a second group is going through the application process
Property manager asks council to consider odour bylaw

Property manager asks council to consider odour bylaw

Says it would assist residents 'to address the myriad of issues that have arisen as a result of odours'
Elliot Lake mayor offers thanks to staff, community following son's death

Elliot Lake mayor offers thanks to staff, community following son's death

'Myself and my family have been overwhelmed by the care and compassion we've received from this whole community,' Dan Marchisella said during his address at City Council
Citizens conduct code explained

Citizens conduct code explained

Elliot Lake Lawyer provides basis for suggested Citizen Code of Conduct
Mayor offers thanks to staff, community following son's death

Mayor offers thanks to staff, community following son's death

'Myself and my family have been overwhelmed by the care and compassion we've received from this whole community,' Dan Marchisella said during his address at City Council
Elliot Lake Public Library to reopen in phases

Elliot Lake Public Library to reopen in phases

Elliot Lake Library gets permission to re-open
New billiard place, eatery, bar now open in downtown Elliot Lake <b>(3 photos)</b>

New billiard place, eatery, bar now open in downtown Elliot Lake (3 photos)

Doors opened Monday at the locally owned and operated Clean Break Bar on Philip Walk, the new home of 8-Ball League
Hart Store is coming to Elliot Lake

Hart Store is coming to Elliot Lake

Hart Stores will start moving in later this month while planning for a grand opening by Nov. 1
Hart Stores wants percentage rent lease  for Pearson Plaza retail space

Hart Stores wants percentage rent lease for Pearson Plaza retail space

A Quebec-based retail chain will be discussed at Tuesday's city council meeting