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These stories about local people previously featured in the news are made possible through the continued support of IDA Pharmacy as part of our Community Leaders Program.


Mac Marcoux 'rolling with the punches' during pandemic

Mac Marcoux 'rolling with the punches' during pandemic

Visually impaired Paralympian hopes to be back on the slopes soon
Boardwalk repairs to begin in coming weeks

Boardwalk repairs to begin in coming weeks

Some sections will be fenced off and the public will be directed around the construction
New bus coming, but Finnish Resthome may have to wait to use it

New bus coming, but Finnish Resthome may have to wait to use it

Residents managed to raise the $150,000 needed for the new wheels
Upgrades on hold, hotel plan up in the air as pandemic continues to impact Sault airport

Upgrades on hold, hotel plan up in the air as pandemic continues to impact Sault airport

President hopes government comes through with COVID-19 support
Life guarding not an option, university student turns to beekeeping for summer employment

Life guarding not an option, university student turns to beekeeping for summer employment

The family cottage is now home to 20 bee hives
Here's how the Summer Company Program's young entrepreneurs are making a go of it

Here's how the Summer Company Program's young entrepreneurs are making a go of it

COVID-19 threw a curve at the program, but student entrepreneurs have carried on
High school entrepreneur hopes drone photography business will take off

High school entrepreneur hopes drone photography business will take off

Local Grade 12 student Thomas Irwin is among those helped out by the annual Summer Company Program
Closed amid pandemic, police resource centre leaves hole, says John Howard official

Closed amid pandemic, police resource centre leaves hole, says John Howard official

There are no indications as to when the Gore Street facility, which has been hailed for its approach to social issues, will reopen
COVID-19 tough on food suppliers, but could lead to boost in local marketing, say experts

COVID-19 tough on food suppliers, but could lead to boost in local marketing, say experts

A major issue is the restaurant industry, which buys a lot of local food
Glassworks to close its doors after almost 40 years

Glassworks to close its doors after almost 40 years

Charlie and Wendy Thomlinson hope to have operations all wrapped up by the end of October