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Kris Svela

Kris Svela has worked in community newspapers for the past 36 years covering politics, human
interest, courts, municipal councils, and the wide range of other topics of community interest.
He recently moved back to Elliot Lake, where he was raised, and is covering stories from his
hometown, Blind River and points in between. If you have a story you believe is important
contact Kris through Elliot Lake Today

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Recent Work by Kris

OFSAA Sr. Girls' A Volleyball Championship coming soon

OFSAA Sr. Girls' A Volleyball Championship coming soon

Elliot Lake and Blind River high schools to host Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations March 4 to 6
Blind River Community Days coming back

Blind River Community Days coming back

It will be bigger and better, this July
APH in 'good position' following decision to reject merger: mayor

APH in 'good position' following decision to reject merger: mayor

Sally Hagman told Blind River council that ongoing higher costs were important consideration
A 'fixture' in the community: Ruben Yli-Juuti Pool expected to reopen in May

A 'fixture' in the community: Ruben Yli-Juuti Pool expected to reopen in May

Renovations almost complete after a nearly two-year shutdown
Economic Developers Council recognises Blind River

Economic Developers Council recognises Blind River

Blind River and Destination Northern Ontario won the award in the Tourism Attraction and Tourism Product Development Community Economic Development Initiative category
ELATE plans for spring performances

ELATE plans for spring performances

MPP announces private member’s bill to hike medical travel grant

MPP announces private member’s bill to hike medical travel grant

Bill would establish advisory committee to upgrade shortfalls in travel reimbursement
Musicians make donation to oncology department

Musicians make donation to oncology department

The St. Joseph’s General Hospital Foundation aims to raise half of the money for a $1.4 million expansion project
Science North draws young crowd

Science North draws young crowd

The show will remain open until 4 p.m. Sunday and admission is free
Winterfest kickoff fundraiser a hit

Winterfest kickoff fundraiser a hit

ARIEL's fundraising event is taking place this weekend
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