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De Beers halts exploration of diamond mine near Attawapiskat, Ont.

CBC.ca - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
The De Beers diamond company has ceased exploration of the Tango extension near the Victor mine due to local pushback. The Victor mine is located in the James Bay lowlands of northern Ontario, and is the province's only diamond mine. DeBeers is ...

COLUMN: Staging protests should be a last resort

Timmins Press - ‎17 hours ago‎
I have seen much progress in First Nations first hand with the communities that make up Wabun Tribal Council up here in Northeastern Ontario. Over the past 20 years, I have watched these First Nations led by their Chiefs and supported by an ...

Sudbury Daystarter: News, weather and roads info for Thursday

CBC.ca - ‎22 hours ago‎
TONIGHT: Lows from -11 C on Manitoulin Island to -34 C in Attawapiskat. Sudbury can expect a low of -18 C. TOMORROW: Some ... Most other highways in northeastern Ontario are mostly bare. Visibility is good. See problems on the roads or highways?

Local Opposition Forces De Beers to Halt Exploration at Ontario Mine

IDEX Online - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
(IDEX Online News) - De Beers has been forced to cease exploration of the Tango extension near the Victor mine at Attawapiskat, Ontario as a result of local opposition, according to cbcnews. De Beers had hoped to explore the Tango deposit, which is ...

Attawapiskat family facing 'agonizing' wait for answers months after death of 13-year-old girl

APTN National News - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
The family of a 13-year-old Attawapiskat First Nation girl whose body was found outdoors by a patrolling local police officer in October is still waiting for a final report on the cause of death from the Ontario coroner's office. Sheridan Hookimaw's ...

Sudbury Daystarter: News, weather and roads info for Wednesday

CBC.ca - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
TODAY: Most of northeastern Ontario can expect another 2 cm of snow today. There should be some clearing for Sault. Ste Marie up to Wawa and Attawapiskat. Highs today in the minus teens, except along James Bay where highs will be in the minus twenties ...

Negotiation Is Better Than Conflict

Net Newsledger - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
diamonds De Beers, Attawapiskat THUNDER BAY - My people have come a long way in obtaining a life with more opportunity and hope.

Sudbury Daystarter: News, weather and roads info for Monday

CBC.ca - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
TODAY: Snow for most of northeastern Ontario. Rain is also expected this morning for Sault Ste. Marie, St. Joseph Island ... C to -18 C. Sudbury can expect a low of -10 C. TOMORROW: Light snow. Highs from -14 C in Attawapiskat to -4 C on Manitoulin Island.

Sudbury Daystarter: News, weather and roads info for Friday

CBC.ca - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
... highs from -18 C to -12 C. TONIGHT: Cloudy with snow for Wawa, Chapleau, Hearst, Kapuskasing, Timmins, Cochrane and Iroquois Falls.

Treed by a polar bear

www.parrysound.com - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
This large male was encountered on the James Bay shore north of Attawapiskat. ... The Ontario Game and Fish Act, which afforded protection to almost every wild mammal from black squirrels to moose, devoted not one word to the welfare of the polar bear.

Plan reflects wishes of Northerners

The North Bay Nugget - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
Whether you live in Wawa, Mattawa, Attawapiskat, Sudbury, Timmins, North Bay Sault Ste. Marie, or any place in between, you have a new health care plan that will help to strengthen the Northeastern Ontario health care system over the next three years.
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