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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.


Passing on, 'The Quilt' <b> (3 photos) </b>

Passing on, 'The Quilt' (3 photos)

Despite living for 17 years with HIV/AIDS St├ęphane Dosko had the fullest of lives and before passing away he gifted a special quilt with a perhaps even more special story
<b>Volunteers: </b>The best neighbour in Sault Ste. Marie <b>(2 photos)</b>

Volunteers: The best neighbour in Sault Ste. Marie (2 photos)

After beating cancer this woman just doesn't stop and her neighbours think she's just the greatest
Why is Noodin holding a wet piece of paper? <b> (2 photos) </b>

Why is Noodin holding a wet piece of paper? (2 photos)

Noodin Niimebin Shawanda had the prestigious honor of being asked to read a speech at the Assembly of First Nations Annual General Assembly last week, and somewhere else as well
Always looking for more great stories!

Always looking for more great stories!

Tell us your great story!
Recovery: "He's changed my life completely"

Recovery: "He's changed my life completely"

How a faith-based program helped Kennard Roopanram go from battling addiction to helping others do the same
Hopping trains, hard work and a bit of the hard stuff <b>(6 photos)</b>

Hopping trains, hard work and a bit of the hard stuff (6 photos)

Peter Smith reveals his secret to longevity at 100
Volunteers: Couple says 'Don't wait, help while you can'

Volunteers: Couple says 'Don't wait, help while you can'

Devoted husband and wife share their talents and compassion at local hospice
VIDEO: Local writer's storied career includes vampires and Walt Disney

VIDEO: Local writer's storied career includes vampires and Walt Disney

Local author Helen Arvonen had an impressive international writing career, publishing over a dozen books. But the stories behind her stories are the most interesting of all.
"I've had an interesting life"

"I've had an interesting life"

The Sault's Harvey Christie joined the navy at 16, kissed a famous actress, fixed Springsteen's bus
Do you know someone with a GREAT story?

Do you know someone with a GREAT story?

We want to share it!