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  1. Outdoors: Giant smallmouth bass at Birchland CottagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | SooToday

    ... bass. One of the best places to stay is at Birchland Cottages, located just off the highway near the small town of Thessalon. This drive-to facility is just over an hour from the Canada/American border or Sault Ste. Marie Airport. Birchland Cottages ...


  2. New Canadian youths experience summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Manitoulin Expositor

    Halima and Matuda are all smiles at their first day at the United Church of Canada's McDougall Camp near Thessalon. photo by Linda Erskine THESSALON-Summer camp is a right of passage for most Canadian youth, and two of Canada's newest residents, 13-year-old Halima and nine-year-old Matuda of Little Current were able to attend Camp McDougall in Thessalon last week.


  3. Spectator numbers up for second annual Can-AM President's Cup Poker...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | SooToday

    ... to be heard saying prior to the roar of the engines and within minutes were out of sight traveling eastward to Thessalon and next stop. About 25 minutes after My Way left Hilton Beach it had returned and was seen traveling under the bridge bound for ...


  4. Missing Second World War medals turn up in trash binRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 |

    ... like that I found out ages down the road, but he never really spoke about the war," Durkee said. Weir was born in Thessalon in 1917 and later lived and worked in the Sault as an Algoma Steel employee. "They decided they would volunteer and the three ...


  5. Aircraft-engine powered boat is the fastest craft at this weekend's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | SooToday

    ... and are launched from Roberta Bondar Marina from 1-5 p.m. After stopping at St. Joseph Island and going as far as Thessalon, the boaters return to Roberta Bondar Marina where they receive their fifth and final card, completing a hand of poker. ...


  6. Team Ontario warms up.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Turtle Island News

    By: Dennis Hanagan For Turtle Island News TORONTO - Ty Showan, 14, of the Ojibwe First Nation in Thessalon has a family history in baseball. That's how he got interested in the sport.


  7. Washout on Highway 17 WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 |

    ... and road closure north of Sault Ste. Marie don't try to go via Ranger Lake Road. If you must travel, going through Thessalon will be safer say Ontario Provincial Police. Earlier Sunday OPP closed off the Trans Canada Highway at Alona Bay, blocking a ...


  8. OPP suggest alternative route to Wawa during floodingOPP do not...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | SooToday

    ... there is probably washouts through there - it's a gravel road.... The only safe route would be take Highway 17 to Thessalon then go north on Highway 129 to Chapleau then back west by 101 to Wawa," said Pelletier.


  9. Affordable housing developments across the North get funding 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Northern Ontario Business

    ... seniors at Physically Handicapped Adults Rehabilitation Association (PHARA) Westwind Shores, 135 Dawson Street in Thessalon , which received $569,400; five units of affordable housing for seniors at Silver Birch Apartments, 531 Trunk Road, in Sault ...


  10. Boat marshals needed for the Sault Poker RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | SooToday

    ... will showcase these beautiful speedboats as the route starts at the Roberta Bondar Marina in Sault Ste. Marie to Thessalon and back. Making five stops along the way, the vessels collect five playing cards. When they return to the Sault's downtown, ...


  11. Thessalon man charged following a child pornography investigationA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | SooToday

    Marie Police Service Technological Crime Unit, arrested and charged a Thessalon man following a child pornography investigation. A search warrant executed at the man's residence led to the seizure of numerous electronic devices for further forensic examination.


  12. Lots of rain possible tonight and into ThursdayMaybe some...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | SooToday

    Marie - St. Joseph Island Searchmont - Montreal River Harbour - Batchawana Bay Blind River - Thessalon Espanola - Killarney Manitoulin Island Greater Sudbury and vicinity A low pressure system developing over Minnesota will track slowly eastwards. Shower with embedded thunderstorms will start late this evening east of Lake Huron and Georgian Bay, and then spread into eastern Ontario by Thursday morning. 1 comment

  13. Thankful for story on rest of the highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... ced opportunities for passenger rail travel in the area. The article was shared with me by a couple who grew up in Thessalon and knew that area well, when they came to work in Manitouwadge many years ago with their young sons. 1 comment

  14. MP Hughes relays constituents' solution on firearms tracing to ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Manitoulin Expositor

    Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing MP Carol Hughes delivered a petition sponsored by the Espanola Hand Gun Club on the subject of the United Nations protocol against the illicit manufacturing of and trafficking in firearms, their parts and components and ammunition, in Parliament last week. Ms. Hughes told the House that the petition is signed by individuals from Webbwood, Espanola, Massey, Iron Bridge, Spanish, Thessalon, Elliot Lake and Manitoulin Island, along with many more from other Northern communities.


  15. Announcement expected early Tuesday regarding fire chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | SooToday

    ... at the fire hall since then. His city-owned vehicle, which Figliola used to travel each night to his home near Thessalon, has been sitting since Friday behind the central fire hall on Tancred Street. Chief administrative officer Al Horsman and ...


  16. Who's that wearing a cape riding the big red bike? (5 photos)Reggie's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | SooToday

    ... $60,000 towards heart disease and stroke research this week. After the Sault, the bike is off to Blind River, Thessalon, St. Joseph Island, Timmins, Cochrane, Kirkland Lake, and then Hearst before leaving the region. Each bike can hold 29 people and ...


  17. Sault team creates documentary on life-changing youth LGBTQ2+...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | SooToday

    ... acceptance. "Rainbow Camp has been my ongoing passion project for more than two years. I have participated in the Thessalon-based camp for two summers, interviewed 20 camp staff members and 33 campers. Hundreds of hours of footage were shot over 14 ...


  18. M.T.O. officer assaulted, truck driver chargedOfficer was conducting...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | SooToday

    ... saulted by the long haul truck driver. As a result of the investigation, Michael Harrington, 58 years of age, from Thessalon, Ontario, charged with: assault a peace officer, contrary to section 270(1)(a) of the Criminal Code.


  19. Province throws support behind northern Ontario forestry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | SooToday

    ... support will benefit resource-based businesses and communities across Northeastern Ontario, including Timmins, Thessalon and White River. This funding will allow for continued construction and maintenance of over 7,700 km of critical local road ...


  20. The return of the power boatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | SooToday

    ... fun. With staging at the Roberta Bondar Marina, the boats will travel to Richards Landing, Hilton Beach, and Thessalon. At each stop, participants collect a card in a sealed envelope. When they return to downtown Sault Ste. Marie, the best poker ...