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Domtar agrees to delay disassembling Sault sawmill

Domtar agrees to delay disassembling Sault sawmill

Domtar Inc. has absolutely no intention of wavering from its plan to close its Sault hardwood sawmill on January 31, company managers said on Thursday.
'What Duke is to basketball, Lake State is to robotics'

'What Duke is to basketball, Lake State is to robotics'

For a third time in five years, a team of students from Lake Superior State University has won the top prize in a robotics and automation competition.
Joe Giordano fined $70,000 for tax evasion

Joe Giordano fined $70,000 for tax evasion

Sault businessman Joe Giordano, who operated Hollywood Unisex Centre, Hollywood Beauty Supply and Hollywood Casino Packages, has been fined $70,000 for income tax and GST evasion.
All about Dean Hughes' new truck

All about Dean Hughes' new truck

Dean Hughes no longer has to fix his ratty old truck. The Saultite is getting a brand new Dodge Ram pick-up after his ticket was chosen as the grand prize-winner from among 26,000 others in a national draw.
Mackinac Bridge tolls take big hike

Mackinac Bridge tolls take big hike

For the first time in 40 years, they're increasing the tolls for passenger vehicles crossing the Mackinac Bridge. At a meeting today, the Mackinac Bridge Authority decided to raise the passenger vehicle toll from the present $1.50 to $2.50 ($1.
28 Saultites receive Queen's Jubilee Medals

28 Saultites receive Queen's Jubilee Medals

28 Sault-area residents were presented with the Queen's Golden Jubilee Medals yesterday by Sault MP Carmen Provenzano. To recognize these extraordinary individuals, SooToday.
Partial settlement in mechanics' strike

Partial settlement in mechanics' strike

A partial settlement has been reached in the strike by members of Local 2332 of the International Machinists and Aerospace Workers Union against Sault domestic car dealerships. 13 employees at Maitland Ford-Lincoln returned to work on Wednesday.
Mayor releases transpolar letter from Cargojet Airways

Mayor releases transpolar letter from Cargojet Airways

Mayor John Rowswell has released a letter expressing interest in his transpolar initiative from Mississauga-based Cargojet Airways Ltd. The Mayor met with officials of the company during a visit to Toronto earlier this month.
Steelworkers support Sault Soup Kitchen

Steelworkers support Sault Soup Kitchen

The United Steelworkers of America made a $3,000 contribution yesterday to the Sault Ste. Marie Soup Kitchen.
Happy holidays to Chicora Crescent, from North Bay

Happy holidays to Chicora Crescent, from North Bay

Received today by SooToday News: ********************************** Thank you SooToday.com, for giving us out-of-towners a chance to say 'Hello, Sault Ste. Marie' from Don and Sue Muir in North Bay. Sue and I moved to Sault Ste.