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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).

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Sault man eager to help hospice after brush with death

Sault man eager to help hospice after brush with death

Ron and Helene Caron say live life to the fullest; grateful to life-saving paramedics for saving Ron's life
Local brain injury survivor discovers unique inspiration through Disney's Frozen <b>(3 photos) </b>

Local brain injury survivor discovers unique inspiration through Disney's Frozen (3 photos)

And it was on display for all to see at this year's Rotary Santa Claus Parade
'I’m not a foster kid, I’m my parents’ son'

'I’m not a foster kid, I’m my parents’ son'

Dispelling the stigma surrounding foster care
VIDEO: Local Barbie elves deliver thousands of dolls to Christmas Cheer

VIDEO: Local Barbie elves deliver thousands of dolls to Christmas Cheer

Vera McCron and Chris Crawford have been collecting dolls for the local Christmas Cheer campaign for almost 40 years.
Remembrance Day: Sault veteran remembers Korean War

Remembrance Day: Sault veteran remembers Korean War

'Bullets would whiz by your head'
When Barb needed a kidney, Dan knew what he had to do

When Barb needed a kidney, Dan knew what he had to do

Barb Smith suffered from cancer, kidney disease; husband Dan volunteered for new kidney transplantation procedure
VIDEO: Cute goblins and ghouls invade university campus

VIDEO: Cute goblins and ghouls invade university campus

A large crowd of eager trick-or-treaters celebrated Halloween early at the annual Algoma U Community Trick or Treat for the United Way.
Greenwood Public School remembers 'a protector of the underdog'

Greenwood Public School remembers 'a protector of the underdog'

Family, former colleagues and students gathered Friday for the dedication of a Friendship Bench in memory of Doris Ewing
'Bootless Joan' is no Trump, but she gives what she can

'Bootless Joan' is no Trump, but she gives what she can

Joan Foster has battled cancer twice in the last two decades and in return she has made it her mission to raise $20,000 for the Sault Area Hospital Foundation

VIDEO: Family receives life-changing van

After many years, a local family has finally received a much-needed wheelchair accessible van that allows their son to travel free of pain.