Number of Canadian smokers down slightly: survey

TORONTO - The number of Canadians who smoke tobacco appears to be dropping, a national survey suggests. The Canadian Community Health Survey, released Wednesday, found...

Man wanted in boy’s death fled 2,000 km before arrest

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - Police say an Ontario man accused of killing his seven-year-old stepson before allegedly injuring a bank employee made it nearly...

Dog found after 22 days in the bush

You may recall a MyAlgoma.ca article on March 1st concerning a vehicle rollover on Highway 17 north near Wawa.  The highways were snow-packed with...

Interested in the Northern Ontario Party?

The Northern Ontario Party is calling an important information and member’s meeting for everyone who resides in the St. Joe's Island, Desbarats, Bruce Mines...

Budget 2017: Five things to watch for

OTTAWA - The Trudeau government is introducing the second budget of its mandate today. Here are five things to look for: 1. Will the government...

Easter Activities for Kids !

Crime Stoppers of Sault Ste. Marie and Algoma District would like to invite the community to their “Easter Activities for Kids & Vendor Event”...

Police seek man in slaying of stepson

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - Police in southern Ontario say they're continuing the search for a man accused of killing his seven-year-old stepson. Niagara regional police...
Kathleen Wynne

NDP demands to know the price tag of Wynne’s self-serving hydro ads

The NDP is filing requests under Freedom of Information laws to find out just how much public money Premier Kathleen Wynne is spending on...

NHL to mark centennial with outdoor hockey

OTTAWA - NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says the Ottawa Senators will host the Montreal Canadiens in an outdoor game on Dec. 16 to mark...
Carol Hughes, MP

Budget 2017 an opportunity to be progressive

While a Throne Speech sets the agenda for a full parliament, budgets are where the bulk of the planning really gets done. That’s when...