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Last week, Timmins hosted a number of events for World Homeless Day. During one event, information from a study on homelessness in the Cochrane District was presented by Laurentian University Professor Carol Kauppi. She stated that Timmins has the highest number of homeless in the area, at 733 homeless people. She also said that compared […]


With marijuana being legalized next week, the Timmins Police are preparing for the changes. Oct. 17, it will be legal for people 19 and older to buy, use, possess and grow recreational marijuana in Ontario. For more on how the TPS is preparing for marijuana legalization, go to Timminstoday.com.    –With files from Timmins Today […]


Timmins is ready to celebrate small businesses next week. The annual event is being held Oct. 15 – 19, with this year’s theme being Digitize now: Transform your business. For more details on the events taking place this week for Small Business Week, head to Timminstoday.com. For the full Small Business Week schedule from the Timmins […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 5 Councillor candidate Andrew Marks’ submitted platform. I want to begin by thanking the residents of Ward 5 for […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 5 Councillor candidate Jean Roy’s submitted platform. I was born, and raised bilingual in Timmins.  I graduated from Ryerson […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 5 Councillor candidate John Ivanovs’ submitted platform. I was born in Timmins  and  left at the age of 17 […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 5 Councillor candidate Jason Sereda’s submitted platform. As a community builder and professional in the social services Jason Sereda […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 5 Councillor candidate Cory Robin’s submitted platform. I am a lifelong Timmins resident and First Nations member. My goal […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 5 Councillor candidate Alex Szczebonski’s submitted platform. My name is Alex Szczebonski and I’m a candidate for Ward 5 […]


**TEMISKAMING OPP NEWS RELEASE** The Temiskaming Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to remind motorists of the importance of slowing down in construction zones. Numerous complaints have been received of excessive speed and drivers not stopping for the traffic controllers on Highway 11, approximately 13 kilometres south of Temagami, Ontario.    This stretch […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The statistics have been tabulated for the Timmins Police Service and its participation in Operation Impact 2018, a national public awareness campaign aimed at making Canada’s roads the safest in the world. All enforcement agencies across the country were invited to participate with a goal to increase public compliance with […]


**NORTHEASTERN CATHOLIC DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD NEWS RELEASE** On Monday, October 15th at the Mountjoy United Church, 50 Caring Covers will be presented at the Project Love Dinner starting at 4:30pm. The Northeastern Catholic District School Board is proud to be providing volunteers to serve the meal and to be covering the entire cost of the […]


**TIMMINS FLOOD ADVISORY COMMITTEE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Flood Advisory Committee is issuing a Flood Warning for the Mattagami River watershed, specifically the Mattagami River. A Flood Warning message serves as notification to the general public that localized flooding may occur. The Committee reports that water levels on rivers and streams throughout the watershed continue […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 4 Councillor candidate David Gerald Shale’s submitted platform. My wife and I moved to Timmins in 1988 as newlyweds. […]


The third debate for the Municipal Election took place last night, this time shining the light on Wards 1 and 5. People packed into College Boreal to hear candidates address key issues for Wards 1 and 5 and for the city as a whole. The evening debate began with opening statements from the candidates. Lots […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 4 Councillor candidate John P. Curley’s submitted platform. John Curley is an active member of the community. He’s a […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 4 Councillor candidate Pat Bamford’s submitted platform. My campaign slogan is “Standing up for Ward 4”…because, against heavy odds, […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 4 Councillor candidate Jessica Trudel’s submitted platform. Jessica Trudel Candidate for Ward 4 PLATFORM: Focusing on essential services Improving […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service responded to a residential theft in progress in the north end of the city early this morning (11 Oct). Upon arrival, Timmins Police Service officers were advised of how a local resident had confronted a suspect allegedly trying to gain entry into a parked vehicle. The […]


**TIMMINS FLOOD ADVISORY COMMITTEE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Flood Advisory Committee and the City of Timmins have issued a watershed conditions statement to residents in regard to current watershed conditions. Rain associated with an approaching low pressure system is affecting portions of Northeastern Ontario. The rain is expected to persist until Thursday morning and may […]


A hub dedicated to ending chronic homelessness in Timmins has officially marked its grand opening. Work on Living Space on Cedar Street North started a year ago, with the doors to the emergency shelter opening over the winter. For more on this, go to Timminstoday.com.   –With files from Timmins Today


**TEDC NEWS RELEASE** Certarus, a fast growing Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) company with strong roots in Western Canada, is moving forward with a $54M multi-site investment in Northern Ontario to service off-grid industrial clients. This expansion into the Ontario market will see new hubs developed in both Timmins and Red Rock and will work to […]


The Quill Pub at Northern College was packed last night with residents anxious to hear from their potential Ward representatives. Councillor Candidates from Wards 2, 3 and 4 were in the hot seat last night, discussing major issues concerning Timmins citizens in the Timmins Chamber of Commerce Municipal Election Debate. The Ward 2 Candidates are […]


A new study is giving a better idea of how serious the issue of homelessness is in the region. The enumeration completed this past spring was done for the entire Cochrane district and breaks down the numbers by city. For more on the results of this study, go to Timminstoday.com.     –With files from […]


Every day this week we are featuring platform highlights from the Ward Councillor candidates in the upcoming election. Our stations have reached out to each Councillor candidate to outline their platform for listeners. This is Ward 3 Councillor candidate Carter Lucyk’s submitted platform. These are some of the issues seen by many Ward 3 residents. […]