Carol Hughes, MP

Infrastructure bank is a sweetheart deal for wealthy investors

We should all be as lucky as the corporate friends of the federal government, especially the ones who played a prominent role in the...
algonquin wolf

OPINION: Ontario’s 2017 Hunting Regulations and the scary direction it’s all heading.

by Mark Downey, North Bay Chief Executive Officer, Fur Harvesters Auction Inc. I have been deeply concerned about the direction this ministry has been travelling for...
Searchmont Poster

Can’t fit it in…

I wanted to kick myself because there was a movie I wanted to see with a girlfriend of mine. I found out today that...
rocky-life

It hurts…

Sitting in the emergency department for several hours, I was able to witness a wide range of emotions around me. Some were frustrated with...
This Rocky Life Creek Poster

This Rocky Life: What Is Bugging Me?

Maybe it is specifically when the sun doesn’t seem to shine for days that my thoughts go darker. Maybe it is when I am...
crows nest

Is it Truly the End of the World as we Know it?

Trump has been President for seven days now, and already he is changing the world. What bothers me the most about this whole election is...
letters to the editor

An open letter to federal, provincial, and municipal politicians

An open letter to federal, provincial, and municipal politicians, specifically: Justin Trudeau, PM Terry Sheehan, Sault Ste. Marie MP Kathleen Wynne, Ontario Premier Navdeep Bains, Min. of ISED Brad...
Acr Train

Letter – Great Train Robbery – Liberal edition

It’s the Great Train Robbery – Liberal edition. A year-and-a-half since the Algoma Central Railway (ACR) passenger train last ran and the federal government...
Michael Mantha MPP - Queens Park

From the Park – Nursing Homes & Hydro One

This week the province was shocked to learn of the tragic deaths of 8 Ontario nursing home residents at the hands of another. To...
Michael Mantha MPP - Queens Park

News from the Park – Hydro One Costs and Rebate

When I first decided to throw my hat into the political ring, I did so holding the firm belief that politicians need to work...