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NFN hosts traditional pow-wow in a non-traditional way

Extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures and extraordinary people, and the people of Nipissing First Nation are “something else” when it comes to taking...

Sweet victory for Séguin Sugarbush

Sucrerie Séguin Sugarbush capped off a strong year by taking home first place in the amber maple syrup category at this month’s Royal Agricultural...

New bylaw claws back pets in apartments, increases limit for single homes

A new West Nipissing pet bylaw doesn’t mean townhouse and apartment residents with two cats or dogs will need to say goodbye to one,...

Landfill brings in big revenue from contaminated soil

The town’s waste disposal service was not always a money-maker, but it certainly made a nice profit last year after accepting a big lot...

Stella the Sturgeon is coming home

Sturgeon Falls will soon be boasting a 17-foot steel sculpture of the fish that gave the town its name. The Sturgeon Falls Beautification Group, under...

Hospital gets new CT Scanner, but needs more money to run it

No longer will local patients have to travel to North Bay or Sudbury just to get detailed imaging of what’s going on inside their...

Ice sports heat up as arenas reopen

West Nipissing youth have started lacing up their skates and returning to the ice, as the reality of how a season of winter sports...

Families affected by drug addiction ask for kindness rather than shaming

Jesse Leblanc, aged 38, passed away in Sturgeon Falls on September 29th of an accidental fentanyl overdose. Lynn Legault, his mother, subsequently uploaded a...

Interactive mural has special meaning

The latest mural in Sturgeon Falls is interactive, inviting viewers to get right in there and be part of the scene. Wings of Hope...

Verner Artists bring Cache Lake into downtown Sturgeon Falls

Another mural went up in Sturgeon Falls on Thursday, August 6, and it’s a little slice of West Nipissing life. On the north-facing wall...
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