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Tony Martin campaign gets trade boost

Tony Martin campaign gets trade boost

The re-election bid of Sault MPP Tony Martin got an endorsement today from a prominent provincial labour official.
Terry Sheehan switches to City Council race

Terry Sheehan switches to City Council race

Terry Sheehan (shown) has withdrawn his bid for re-election to the Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board, and is running instead for a Ward 2 seat on City Council. Sheehan, an occasional SooToday.
Fourth candidate runs for mayor <b>(new info)</b>

Fourth candidate runs for mayor (new info)

The battle for the mayor's job became a four-way race today. Gary Bedryk of 122 Leo Avenue filed his papers at the Civic Centre, one day before the nomination cutoff of 5 p.m. Friday.
Indomitable Larry keeps on running

Indomitable Larry keeps on running

Larry Petingola, night receiver and stock-person at Rome's Independent Grocer, is running again for City Council. The 39-year-old single father of two boys filed nomination papers today to run against six other candidates in Ward 6.
City unveils plans for Sutherland Group building

City unveils plans for Sutherland Group building

City officials unveiled their plans last night for part of the former Ministry of Transportation site on Old Garden River Road to be occupied by the Sutherland Group.
Why 700 snowmobilers are hitting town today

Why 700 snowmobilers are hitting town today

About 700 delegates from more than 200 snowmobile clubs across Ontario are arriving in the Sault today.
John Mangone gets it done

John Mangone gets it done

With just two days to go before Friday's nomination cutoff, John Mangone of Westridge Road filed nomination papers Wednesday to run for the Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board.
Maureen Sullivan slips over to Sudbury

Maureen Sullivan slips over to Sudbury

Saultite Maureen Sullivan has been named to the board of directors of Sudbury Regional Hospital. Sullivan was one of three new out-of-town directors sworn in at a special board meeting yesterday.
Teen Centre to move into old St. Mary's School

Teen Centre to move into old St. Mary's School

The Sault Ste. Marie Teen Centre announced today that its new home will be in leased premises in the former St. Mary's Annex owned by the Huron Superior Catholic District School Board.
More civic election candidates - nominations end Friday

More civic election candidates - nominations end Friday

If you're thinking of running for City Council or a public or separate school board, it's time to fish or cut bait. The deadline for filing your nomination papers is 5 p.m. this Friday. The filing fee for every office except mayor is $100.