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  1. How Canada's addiction to road salt is ruining everythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ottawa Citizen

    ... to disintegrate much faster than if it were in a non-salt jurisdiction. After the Algo Centre Mall in Ontario's Elliot Lake collapsed in 2012, killing two people, forensic analysts said the building's steel supports looked like they had spent ...

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  2. The Central Authority SpokeRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 21 | Dissident Voice

    ... looking like a sightseeing tour with its eyes closed Ryan Quinn Flanagan is a Canadian-born author residing in Elliot Lake, Ontario, Canada. His work can be found both in print and online in such places as: Evergreen Review, The New York Quarterly, ...

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  3. Alan Thicke's doctor father accused of groping patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Daily Mail

    Alan Thicke's doctor stepfather, 88, is accused of groping female patients' breasts while performing medical exams which 'felt like massages' after 'lifting up their shirts and telling them he was going to look at their "boobies"' Thicke is the father of late Growing Pains star actor Alan Thicke and is singer Robin Thicke's grandfather Alan Thicke's elderly doctor stepfather has been accused of groping female patients' breasts while performing medical exams on them. Dr. Brian Thicke, 88, who married the late actor's mother when he was a child and raised him in Elliot Lake, Ontario, was named in complaints filed with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario in December.

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  4. New Elliot Lake CAO promises change 0 Dan Gagnon took on the role on Jan. 2. ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Northern Ontario Business

    Elliot Lake's new chief administrative officer , Daniel Gagnon, is promising more openness in dealing with city staff and residents. Gagnon vowed greater "transparency" in the way the city conducts business for residents in his first public address since officially taking on the position Jan. 2. He made his comments at a Jan. 8 council meeting.

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  5. Windchill values of minus 40 to minus 48 expected tonight, Saturday...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | SooToday

    WEATHER ALERT ENVIRONMENT CANADA ************************** Extreme cold warning in effect for: Agawa - Lake Superior Park Sault Ste. Marie - St. Joseph Island Searchmont - Montreal River Harbour - Batchawana Bay Wawa - Pukaskwa Park White River - Dubreuilville Chapleau - Missinaibi Lake Gogama - Foleyet Elliot Lake - Ranger Lake Blind River - Thessalon Espanola - Killarney Manitoulin Island Wind chills values are forecast to be near minus 40 for most of northwestern Ontario tonight before a moderating trend starts on Saturday.

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  6. Former Manitoba grand chief files $1B class action against grocery giants for bread price-fixingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | CBC News

    ... since the investigation into price-fixing bread became public. A senior citizen and anti-poverty activist from Elliot Lake, Ont., represented by Toronto-based law firm Sotos LLP, has filed a $1-billion class-action lawsuit. There could be a motion ...

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  7. Assault charges following domestic disturbanceAn Elliot Lake man...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 25 | SooToday

    NEWS RELEASE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ********************* BLIND RIVER - On Dec. 27, 2017, shortly after 1 a.m., members from the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police Detachment responded to a domestic disturbance at a residence on Hudson Street in the Town of Blind River. Investigation determined that a male and a female had gone out for the evening on Dec 26, 2017.

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  8. Right now, the moon is very very fullRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | SooToday

    ... and a partial lunar eclipse will be visible in southern Ontario. Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Timmins and Elliot Lake will enjoy a view of the full lunar eclipse beginning about 6:50 a.m. and lasting about 12 minutes while North Bay, Sudbury, ...

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  9. Bread Price Fixing Class Action Commenced on Behalf of Canadian ConsumersRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 28 | Newkerala.com

    TORONTO: Irene Brockton, a resident of Elliot Lake, Ontario and an anti-poverty activist, has started a proposed class action in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice seeking USD 1 billion in damages on behalf of all Canadian purchasers of bread and other packaged baked goods. On December 19, 2017, George Weston Ltd. and Loblaw Companies Ltd. revealed in a joint statement that they participated in an industry-wide bread price-fixing arrangement that lasted at least 14 years, beginning in late 2001.

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  10. Elliot Lake cop attacked wife: OPPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | The London Free Press

    The charges stem from an investigation by the Professional Standards Bureau of the Ontario Provincial Police and the Sudbury OPP Crime Unit. As a result, they charged an off duty provincial constable in relation to a domestic violence complaint, which occurred on Dec. 21 in Elliot Lake.

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  11. Provincial police officer charged with assault after alleged off-duty incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | Penticton Herald

    Ontario Provincial Police say one of its officers is facing charges after an alleged domestic assault that happened when he was off duty. Police say they received a complaint about a domestic assault on Dec. 21 in Elliot Lake, Ont., and a 19-year veteran of the police service has been charged.

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  12. OPP officer charged with assault after alleged off-duty incident in northern OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | GlobalNews

    Ontario Provincial Police say one of its officers is facing charges after an alleged domestic assault that happened when he was off duty. Police say they received a complaint about a domestic assault on Dec. 21 in Elliot Lake, Ont., and a 19-year veteran of the police service has been charged.

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  13. Off-duty officer charged with assaultThe provincial constable has...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | SooToday

    NEWS RELEASE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************** ELLIOT LAKE - Following an investigation by the Professional Standards Bureau of the Ontario Provincial Police and the Sudbury OPP Crime Unit, an off duty provincial constable has been charged in relation to a domestic violence complaint which occurred on Dec. 21, 2017, in the City of Elliot lake, Ont. The officer is a 19-year member with the OPP and is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Elliot Lake on Jan 2, 2018.

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  14. Anti-poverty activist files $1 billion class-action lawsuit over bread price-fixing schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 24 | The Toronto Star

    Irene Breckon, president of the Anti-Poverty Coalition in Elliot Lake, Ont., has filed a class action lawsuit against several grocers after Loblaw Companies Ltd. and George Weston Ltd. revealed that they participated in an industry-wide bread price-fixing arrangement for more than a decade. A 71-year-old anti-poverty activist has filed a $1-billion class-action lawsuit against several grocers after Loblaw Companies Ltd. and George Weston Ltd. revealed Tuesday that they participated in an industry-wide bread price-fixing arrangement for more than a decade.

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  15. $1B class action filed against Loblaws for bread price-fixingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | CBC News

    A Loblaw grocery store in Toronto is shown on May 2, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Aaron Vincent Elkaim A woman from Elliot Lake, Ont.

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  16. Local badminton tourney runs smoothlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Baytoday.ca

    ... is the only one to find itself in Northern Ontario. This tournament drew on 110 athletes from Ottawa, Timmins, Elliot Lake, Sudbury, Toronto and Windsor for two days of competition. Organizer, Kurt Tempelmans Plat found that the event ran very ...

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  17. Cancer-causing radon gas found in 1 in 8 homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... first major connection between radon gas and lung cancer was made in the 1970s, after Canadian uranium miners in Elliot Lake were found to have unusually high lung cancer rates. It is now known that long-term exposure to radon gas causes severe ...

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  18. Opseu Lhins staff deliver strike mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Manitoulin Expositor

    ... ies and... TORONTO-A December 6 announcement from the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) has ruled out Elliot Lake and Blind River in the running for a...

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  19. Northern city loses out on nuclear waste dump. Mayor totally bummedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Baytoday.ca

    Nuclear Waste Management Organization announced today it has decided to dump Elliot Lake and Blind River as possibilities for its new site. "It is with great regret that I inform you that Elliot Lake, Blind River and area will no longer be a part of the site selection process for a Deep Geological Repository," he said.

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  20. Construct Canada Building Code seminar draws a crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Journal of Commerce

    ... package of codes in 2012. And then there are unfortunate incidents, such as the collapse of the Algo Mall in Elliot Lake, Ont. in 2012. New measures such as requirements for parking garage inspections will take effect when the next Building Code is ...

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