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    High gas prices won't be solved by regulation, according to petroleum analyst

    High gas prices won't be solved by regulation, according to petroleum analyst


    Regulation is not the solution to Ontario's high gas prices, according to a petroleum analyst who says proposed legislation to regulate prices at the pumps would result in overall higher costs for...

    Regulation is not the solution to Ontario's high gas prices, according to a petroleum analyst who says proposed legislation to regulate prices at the pumps would result in overall higher costs for consumers.

    Cleaning up from Parry Sound 33 — 'Everything was ash. Everything that could burn was gone'

    Cleaning up from Parry Sound 33 — 'Everything was ash. Everything that could burn was gone'


    Crews were busy this week cleaning up the remains of six camps on Georgian Bay that burned in the Parry Sound 33 forest fire this summer. Questions remain though about how the charred landscape will recover and what sparked the destruction in the first...

    Crews were busy this week cleaning up the remains of six camps on Georgian Bay that burned in the Parry Sound 33 forest fire this summer. Questions remain though about how the charred landscape will recover and what sparked the destruction in the first place.

    Wynne's Liberals left $15B deficit, $8B more than reported in last budget, Fedeli says

    Wynne's Liberals left $15B deficit, $8B more than reported in last budget, Fedeli says


    Ontario’s new finance minister says the previous Liberal government has saddled the province with a $15 billion deficit this year, more than $8 billion larger than indicated in the budget this...

    Ontario’s new finance minister says the previous Liberal government has saddled the province with a $15 billion deficit this year, more than $8 billion larger than indicated in the budget this spring.

    PCs poised to kill Green Energy Act

    PCs poised to kill Green Energy Act


    The Ontario government has introduced legislation to scrap the Green Energy Act on Thursday, arguing the plan to bolster the province's renewable energy industry led to increased electricity...

    The Ontario government has introduced legislation to scrap the Green Energy Act on Thursday, arguing the plan to bolster the province's renewable energy industry led to increased electricity costs.

    Would-be mayor or councillor promising better leadership? 'Listen carefully to what the candidate is saying'

    Would-be mayor or councillor promising better leadership? 'Listen carefully to what the candidate is saying'


    A common refrain from candidates hoping to unseat incumbent mayors and councillors in this municipal election is that there is a crisis of leadership in their community. But what does that really...

    A common refrain from candidates hoping to unseat incumbent mayors and councillors in this municipal election is that there is a crisis of leadership in their community. But what does that really mean?

    Is cheaper gas on its way for Ontario? Bill to prevent price gouging moves forward

    Is cheaper gas on its way for Ontario? Bill to prevent price gouging moves forward


    A bill to regulate gas prices in Ontario has cleared another hurdle at Queen's Park, but it will need support from the Progressive Conservatives before it goes any...

    A bill to regulate gas prices in Ontario has cleared another hurdle at Queen's Park, but it will need support from the Progressive Conservatives before it goes any further.

    Short doc explores North Bay's cold war past

    Short doc explores North Bay's cold war past


    There’s an air of mystery surrounding a defunct Cold-War era bunker in North...

    There’s an air of mystery surrounding a defunct Cold-War era bunker in North Bay.

    'Headstrong' summit helps guide students through mental health challenges

    'Headstrong' summit helps guide students through mental health challenges


    The Rainbow District School Board is hosting a summit on Thursday to educate students about mental health, and hopefully inspire people to come forward either for themselves, or someone who may be...

    The Rainbow District School Board is hosting a summit on Thursday to educate students about mental health, and hopefully inspire people to come forward either for themselves, or someone who may be suffering.

    What will Sudbury do with its Airbnb taxes?

    What will Sudbury do with its Airbnb taxes?


    The short-term lodging rental company Airbnb has finalized tax agreements with Ontario municipalities, including Greater...

    The short-term lodging rental company Airbnb has finalized tax agreements with Ontario municipalities, including Greater Sudbury.

    Vale will begin dismantling Sudbury's Superstack in 2020

    Vale will begin dismantling Sudbury's Superstack in 2020


    Mining giant Vale says that the Superstack will be standing on Sudbury’s skyline until 2020, at which point the iconic structure will be slowly taken...

    Mining giant Vale says that the Superstack will be standing on Sudbury’s skyline until 2020, at which point the iconic structure will be slowly taken apart.

    Arts, culture take centre stage at policy panel downtown

    Arts, culture take centre stage at policy panel downtown


    Movers and shakers in the arts and culture scene were in Sudbury on Tuesday to talk policy, at a panel discussion hosted by the city and a publication called The Arts...

    Movers and shakers in the arts and culture scene were in Sudbury on Tuesday to talk policy, at a panel discussion hosted by the city and a publication called The Arts Advocate.

    Chief of Sudbury Police says questions about enforcing cannabis law in Ontario go unanswered

    Chief of Sudbury Police says questions about enforcing cannabis law in Ontario go unanswered


    Canada is four weeks away from having a new Cannabis Act. On October 17 it will be legal for any person over the age of 18 to possess up to 30 grams of dried marijuana. With the days ticking down, Sudbury Police chief Paul Pedersen says there are still...

    Canada is four weeks away from having a new Cannabis Act. On October 17 it will be legal for any person over the age of 18 to possess up to 30 grams of dried marijuana. With the days ticking down, Sudbury Police chief Paul Pedersen says there are still plenty of questions he needs answered. grams of pot.