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All about Saturday's City Council retreat

All about Saturday's City Council retreat

The following is the official agenda for Saturday's City Council retreat at Algoma's Water Tower Inn. Council has budgeted $2,500 for the getaway, to be held in the inn's ├╝ber-tech C-nergy room.
Mayor declares Campbell 'outstanding conspiracy theorist'

Mayor declares Campbell 'outstanding conspiracy theorist'

Yes, that's John Campbell and Mayor John Rowswell, co-existing peaceably in this remarkable photograph taken tonight at Docks Riverside Grill. The Mayor presented the controversial SooToday.
Blasts from the past

Blasts from the past

Former Mayors James McIntyre (1960-65) and Alexander Harry (1965-68) were on hand this afternoon as the United Way unveiled plans for a fundraising dinner to honour themselves and eight others who've served in the City's top position.
Strongman comes to the Sault

Strongman comes to the Sault

The Algoma Arts Festival has a new artistic director. He's eminent music director Wayne Strongman and he'll be replacing Nicholas Goldschmidt, who died earlier this month.
Two Algoma men charged with murder

Two Algoma men charged with murder

Two Elliot Lake men have been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the weekend death of 62-year-old Fernand Gilles Gagnon.
Labour Council assembles new team

Labour Council assembles new team

Sault Ste. Marie and District Labour Council has some fresh blood after its annual membership meeting last night.
Snowmobile clocked at 130 kmh

Snowmobile clocked at 130 kmh

The speed limit on all Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs snowmobile trails is 50 kilometres an hour. Yesterday, Ontario Provincial Police clocked 49-year-old Adrian Winterton of Greenwood, Ontario whipping 130 kmh down a trail near Sault Ste.
Belinda Stronach, Marconi Club, 7 p.m.

Belinda Stronach, Marconi Club, 7 p.m.

OPP headquarters issues warning about snowmobile deaths

OPP headquarters issues warning about snowmobile deaths

On the heels of last week's snowmobile fatality on St. Joseph Island, the headquarters of Ontario Provincial Police has issued a request to snowmobile operators.
Abducted girls to be reunited with Lethbridge dad

Abducted girls to be reunited with Lethbridge dad

Two little girls from Lethbridge, Alberta are in the cusrody of child-care workers today after their mother was arrested shortly after 5 a.m. this morning in Sault Ste. Marie. The children, aged five and three, were located by City police at 5:16 a.