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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: CARING CITIZEN - The heartwarming reason Sue's front yard is full of boxes

VIDEO: CARING CITIZEN - The heartwarming reason Sue's front yard is full of boxes

When SooToday interviewed Sue Lowen last Thursday about her appeal for clothes to send to those affected by the wildfires in Fort McMurray, she had received just a few boxes and bags.
VIDEO: Good neighbour: Randy's undercover kindness caught on camera

VIDEO: Good neighbour: Randy's undercover kindness caught on camera

A local retired steelworker has continued working for his community well into his retirement, and most recently was snapped doing an annual neighbourhood clean-up of his own. The photo was shared on social media, garnering many positive comments about how a small gesture from one person can really make a difference.
Hero: Brave sailor remembers war, HMCS Sault Ste. Marie (5 photos)

Hero: Brave sailor remembers war, HMCS Sault Ste. Marie (5 photos)

Effort is underway to retrieve ship's bell, bring it home to the Sault
Volunteer: Legion's first female president helps the young, comforts elderly

Volunteer: Legion's first female president helps the young, comforts elderly

Patterson visits veterans, helps the young develop a love for reading
Donor: How this new Sault pastry shop owner saved a life <b>(8 photos)</b>

Donor: How this new Sault pastry shop owner saved a life (8 photos)

Erica Tomlinson and others shared their organ donation stories at the 5km 'Transplant Trot' charity run on Saturday
Donor: How this new Sault pastry shop owner saved a life <b>(8 photos)</b>

Donor: How this new Sault pastry shop owner saved a life (8 photos)

Erica Tomlinson and others shared their organ donation stories at the 5km 'Transplant Trot' charity run on Saturday
Volunteers: Despite a head trauma, volunteering is his full-time job <br>(4 photos)</br>

Volunteers: Despite a head trauma, volunteering is his full-time job
(4 photos)

Doug Brown overcame severe head trauma and uses his senior years to help others