Letter to the Editor – Municipal Taxpayers Beware!

myAlgoma received the following letter to the editor, dated June 13, 2020, from Mr. James Brown from Iroguois falls: "Municipal taxpayers beware of the Municipal...

Raising awareness during Mental Health Week

There’s no doubt about it, these are stressful times.  Young or old, independent or not, your life has likely taken a significant change of...

April 28th National Day of Mourning takes a different tone

Few among us would have imagined that we would find ourselves in a situation quite like this.  With the battle to quell, control, and...

Report indicates there’s room to grow social programs

The Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) provides Member of Parliament (MPs) with independent analysis on the state of the nation's finances, the government's estimates, and...
letters to the editor

Letter: Calling Out The Prime Minister on Train Issue In Algoma

To the Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada: It has become exhausting facing the mounting challenges on our family owned remote tourist business after...

Buying local is always a win-win

People may buy local foods for a variety of reasons but most do it because they know that eating locally means eating well. This...
Carol Hughes, MP

Climate change update shows how steep the challenge is

The floods gripping parts of eastern Canada just two years after record high-water events hit many of the same locations makes it more difficult...
Carol Hughes, MP

Loblaws carbon fund announcement was an avoidable disaster

The announcement that Loblaws secured $12 million from the government’s Low Carbon Economy Fund (LCEF) to convert refrigeration systems was met with public derision...
Carol Hughes, MP

International Women’s Day meant to challenge assumptions

Every year on March 8th we celebrate International Women’s Day which has its roots in the suffragette movement at the turn of the 20th...
Lake Superior Winter

Thoughts about the truckers

myAlgoma.ca received the following submission from a viewer who decided to put their thoughts into a poem this past Saturday: Heading into the lion's den,...