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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.


Seniors thrilled to curl with Grade 1 children <b>(8 photos)</b>

Seniors thrilled to curl with Grade 1 children (8 photos)

Children, seniors meet and learn from each other; Kiwedin Public School Grade 1 pupils visit Ontario Finnish Resthome residents twice a month for indoor curling, other activities in special intergenerational program
Former Sault resident appears on Dragons’ Den; gets financial backing for his beer

Former Sault resident appears on Dragons’ Den; gets financial backing for his beer

‘Dragon lady’ Minhas agrees to ‘Partake’ with Ted Fleming
Local denturist brings smiles to the less fortunate <b>(8 photos)</b>

Local denturist brings smiles to the less fortunate (8 photos)

Tim Berkenbosch loves his work and recently travelled to Jamaica to provide free dentures for those in need
Brutal attack changes man's life - for worse and better

Brutal attack changes man's life - for worse and better

Sault native Greg Noack tells story of brain injury; now works with brain injury patients as a rehabilitation therapist
Local club celebrates 70th anniversary; sketch by well-known Sault actor on Sault Museum’s wall <b>(9 photos)</b>

Local club celebrates 70th anniversary; sketch by well-known Sault actor on Sault Museum’s wall (9 photos)

Algoma Art Society’s 70th anniversary exhibit on display at Sault Ste. Marie Museum until May 31; local art club has historic ties with iconic Group of Seven artists
Sault women honoured for saving lost puppy <b>(2 photos)</b>

Sault women honoured for saving lost puppy (2 photos)

Tuesday marked Police Community Programs Night to recognize citizens who ‘shed light into the darkness’
Local man, club partners, devoted to preserving the Sault and area’s railroad history <b>(12 photos)</b>

Local man, club partners, devoted to preserving the Sault and area’s railroad history (12 photos)

Railroads, trains, are in Wayne Brittain’s blood; has spent years as a member of Sault Ste. Marie Model Railroad Club
Sault woman to offer free prom night makeovers <b>(5 photos)</b>

Sault woman to offer free prom night makeovers (5 photos)

Iesha Godbout passionate about makeup, giving to others
Two women, two big hearts, thousands of hours <b>(2 photos)</b>

Two women, two big hearts, thousands of hours (2 photos)

Jackie Tomchak and Velma McClelland have a combined contribution of 55 years, 33,000 hours as Sault Area Hospital volunteers
Fire department, dog enthusiasts, help man find a new friend

Fire department, dog enthusiasts, help man find a new friend

22 year-old man living with muscular dystrophy receives service dog as belated Christmas gift