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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.


Former coach Walter Gover left indelible mark on many

Former coach Walter Gover left indelible mark on many

He is remembered as a beacon of encouragement with a calm demeanor
A photographic stroll through the Sault's downtown

A photographic stroll through the Sault's downtown

Come along with freelance photographer Mike Hermida as he explores the landmarks that make downtown special
Lebel returning to coaching for the love of the game

Lebel returning to coaching for the love of the game

'I always enjoy the nuances of the in-game management and the strategy with the players in game situations' - Mike Lebel
This teacher made a mask for every single student at Parkland Public School

This teacher made a mask for every single student at Parkland Public School

Grade 2 and 3 teacher Lily Kangas donated her time and some of her finest quilting materials to make sure students were safe at school this fall
Sault Ste. Marie Helping Hands needs help

Sault Ste. Marie Helping Hands needs help

Storefront faces December closure after taking hit from COVID-19 shutdown
The Breakfast Pig partners with ACCANO to help the Sault's Black community

The Breakfast Pig partners with ACCANO to help the Sault's Black community

Angela Caputo selling Black Lives Matter shirts and Afro-Carribean dinners to help establish new scholarship fund for Black post-secondary students
Animation may be 'safest production bet' during pandemic, says former Saultite

Animation may be 'safest production bet' during pandemic, says former Saultite

Graham Annable's recent work includes storyboard illustrations for Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming production of 'Pinocchio'
How Sault Ste. Marie became one of the first cities to hold a Terry Fox Run

How Sault Ste. Marie became one of the first cities to hold a Terry Fox Run

And how the Coronavirus changed the 40th anniversary run
Lessons learned from 9-11 can apply to current crisis

Lessons learned from 9-11 can apply to current crisis

Tourist Information team leader looks back on events of Sept. 11, 2001
Sylvia Mosher changed people's perceptions of disabilities, one keystroke at a time

Sylvia Mosher changed people's perceptions of disabilities, one keystroke at a time

Longtime newspaper columnist remembered as tireless advocate for people living with disabilities