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Great Stories

Do you know someone with a great story? We want to share it!

Everyone knows a great person with a great story. So, our concept is simple. Find amazing people in our community with great stories to tell and share those stories with everyone else.

We are looking for heroes, philanthropists, innovators, volunteers, good neighbours, visionaries, donors, adventurers, veterans or anyone you think is a great person with a unique story.

Submit a short summary that includes the name of the person and the story you think we should highlight. Give us your name and contact info as well as the contact for the person you want us to write about (or he best person to contact that can tell their story).

Submit below.


Lake Superior paddlers reunited with lost journals of their trip <b>(9 photos)</b>

Lake Superior paddlers reunited with lost journals of their trip (9 photos)

Father and son paddled more than 650 kilometres along the coast
‘I’m evolving,’ says Sault woman earning college diploma online

‘I’m evolving,’ says Sault woman earning college diploma online

Contact North offers high school and postsecondary education for students of all ages
A special day for Colter <b>(3 photos)</b>

A special day for Colter (3 photos)

Great-grandmother began studying at university at 76; now following in her footsteps as a history student
Shelby shares story of surviving drugs, now wants to help others recover <b>(7 photos)</b>

Shelby shares story of surviving drugs, now wants to help others recover (7 photos)

‘Being sober is the most beautiful thing;’ Sault woman now plans on being a social service worker
Does knowing how it feels make you a better portrait photographer? Allan Brunke thinks so

Does knowing how it feels make you a better portrait photographer? Allan Brunke thinks so

29-year-old says the struggles he has faced in his own life help him better understand his subjects
‘It’s important for me to go over there one last time,’ says Sault veteran of 75th anniversary of D-Day landings

‘It’s important for me to go over there one last time,’ says Sault veteran of 75th anniversary of D-Day landings

Dick Brown helped drop ammunition, Allied secret agents over Nazi-occupied territory in Second World War
Local musician Davies shaves hair to support cold caps cancer fundraiser <b>(12 photos)</b>

Local musician Davies shaves hair to support cold caps cancer fundraiser (12 photos)

‘I’ll do it again’ says well-known Sault singer/guitarist
Bad fire, good outcome <b>(10 photos)</b>

Bad fire, good outcome (10 photos)

SK Group merchandise cleaned, donated to charities after Queen Street fire's smoke damage
Paul’s Bakery to close; son, daughter proud to maintain their mom’s legacy <b>(6 photos)</b>

Paul’s Bakery to close; son, daughter proud to maintain their mom’s legacy (6 photos)

Bakery owner Koski retiring; ‘it’s time,’ sister says
Prime Minister appoints Sault native to Foreign Affairs post

Prime Minister appoints Sault native to Foreign Affairs post

From accountant to clergyman to MP, Rob Oliphant has had a multi-faceted career