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Foreign Assistance Reform Network urges practical steps to modernize Canada’s role in the world

TORONTO – At a time when our country is grappling with a significant deficit and Canadians are being asked to tighten their belts, the Foreign Assistance Reform Network (FARN), led by Engineers Without Borders, is asking all political parties to join us in endorsing a plan to modernize Canada’s approach to foreign assistance – maximizing

Posted 28 April 2011 by in Editorial
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Fort William Rotary Donates $150,000

THUNDER BAY – “We know cardiac disease touches the lives of most families in our community, and we want to help make treating it less stressful for them,” Fort William Rotarian Gordie Garriock said today as she presented a cheque for $150,000 to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Foundation. Today’s donation, in support of

Posted 28 April 2011 by in NNL Headline News
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From a Seinfeld Election to a Critical Crossroads

Thunder Bay – EDITORIAL – If the national polls are right, Canadians may on May 2nd as the votes are counted witness a fundamental shift in Canada’s political alignment. Voters seem to be sending a message to the politicians that they want something different. The surge in support by the New Democrats in Quebec, has

Posted 27 April 2011 by in Editorial
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Lakehead Athletics Excited Jenna Gunter Signed

THUNDER BAY, ON – Lakehead athletics are excited to announce that Jenna Gunter, an athlete who can play any position, has made her commitment for her education at Lakehead University. At 6′ Jenna brings a physical presence, strong competitive drive and an inherent desire to take her game as far as she can. She has

Posted 27 April 2011 by in Sports
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