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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.


His sister is giving him stem cells, his girlfriend is giving him a year of her life <b>(3 photos)</b>

His sister is giving him stem cells, his girlfriend is giving him a year of her life (3 photos)

After being diagnosed with cancer, Ryan Catling's sister Jessica Catling and girlfriend Amanda Levar are making enormous sacrifices to see him through his treatment
A ‘riveting’ story about a Sault woman <b>(5 photos)</b>

A ‘riveting’ story about a Sault woman (5 photos)

Remembrance Day approaches; Sault Ste. Marie’s Sue McComb helped build Lancaster bombers, played vital role in war effort
Sault-born Chris Lewis visits hometown to inspire leaders from all walks of life

Sault-born Chris Lewis visits hometown to inspire leaders from all walks of life

The former OPP top cop writes first book, shares stories of personal hills and valleys
So, this happened at Albert and Gore <b>(5 photos)</b>

So, this happened at Albert and Gore (5 photos)

Mike Da Prat is challenging Algoma steel executives and other employers and unions to support breakfast programs at every school in the district
Helping at accident scene led Sault man to be a paramedic; receives award for 30 years of service <b>(2 photos)</b>

Helping at accident scene led Sault man to be a paramedic; receives award for 30 years of service (2 photos)

Brian Haines of Sault EMS received honour from Ontario’s Lieutenant Governor in Oct. 23 ceremony
Brie returns home to pursue her passion, wins national recognition <b>(6 photos)</b>

Brie returns home to pursue her passion, wins national recognition (6 photos)

Local designer is an example of a young professional able to work in her chosen field in Sault Ste. Marie
Sault man personally thanks paramedics who saved his life <b>(2 photos)</b>

Sault man personally thanks paramedics who saved his life (2 photos)

Gene Biocchi was brought back from the brink of death by paramedics Adam Bering and Kara Ribic
VIDEO: Walking his way to wellness

VIDEO: Walking his way to wellness

In his second trip across the country, Boyd Lalonde continues to raise awareness of depression
Local doctors see patients, even if they don't have a health card  <b>(2 photos)</b>

Local doctors see patients, even if they don't have a health card (2 photos)

The team would be making more money elsewhere, but running the weekly clinics at the Neighbourhood Resource Centre is more rewarding
Rare old photographs of the International Bridge's construction <b>(43 colour photos from 1960-62)</b>

Rare old photographs of the International Bridge's construction (43 colour photos from 1960-62)

Previously unseen by the public, a collection of over 400 colour slides from the bridge's construction has been released by the International Bridge Administration