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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.


VIDEO: Local family sells everything to RV across the country

VIDEO: Local family sells everything to RV across the country

They are RVing 10,000 kilometres across Canada as a part of the ARCH Bucket List Challenge
Sarah retires at 15

Sarah retires at 15

Sarah Nelson, a local hero known for her baking and raising thousands of dollars for charity, is closing her baking business
Cyclists pedal five provinces for lung disease research

Cyclists pedal five provinces for lung disease research

'Forever Lungs' campaign has raised nearly $30,000 for Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
VIDEO: 'Confidence is the coolest thing I've gained' says Koach Katrina

VIDEO: 'Confidence is the coolest thing I've gained' says Koach Katrina

Transformative loss leads to major gain for health club owner
Meet Olivia. She’s ready to bowl the world over

Meet Olivia. She’s ready to bowl the world over

At 12, Garden River First Nation’s Olivia Solomon is in Dallas, Texas, already in her third major bowling competition
A place to get away from it all: Veterans raising funds for retreat

A place to get away from it all: Veterans raising funds for retreat

Algoma Veterans Association want to purchase a lakefront retreat to help fellow veterans cope with PTSD, mental illness
Aldo loves classic cars, loves helping others <b>(2 photos)</b>

Aldo loves classic cars, loves helping others (2 photos)

The Sault’s Aldo Deluca is a recognizable classic car enthusiast around town, and dedicated community volunteer
Anishinaabe police sergeant walking for youth mental health <b>(4 photos)</b>

Anishinaabe police sergeant walking for youth mental health (4 photos)

Sgt. Kevin Redsky does national walk for niece he lost to suicide
This is 'sew' good; Goulais students make dresses for African girls <b>(4 photos)</b>

This is 'sew' good; Goulais students make dresses for African girls (4 photos)

Mountain View Public School students spend recess sewing dresses for girls in need
'I cherish having it back' <b>(5 photos)</b>

'I cherish having it back' (5 photos)

For Allan Gold, it was an opportunity not many car guys get. A chance to reunite