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Americans lay on more border security

Americans lay on more border security

Less than a week after announcing that Michigan is getting 97 new customs inspectors, Congressman Joseph Knollenberg (shown at left) has announced 150 additional new positions related to border security.
Provincial public service asked to reject offer

Provincial public service asked to reject offer

More than 800 Sault members of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) are being asked to reject a contract offer from the provincial government.
Email story goes national

Email story goes national

The National Post devotes a third of a page this morning to the Rowswell/Fratesi Email controversy.
Sault Star to publish Rowswell/Fratesi Emails

Sault Star to publish Rowswell/Fratesi Emails

This morning's edition of the Sault Star will publish an extraordinary exchange of Emails between Mayor John Rowswell and chief administrative officer Joe Fratesi (shown at left). A Star staffer told SooToday.
Authenticity of Emails confirmed

Authenticity of Emails confirmed

An official curtain of silence has fallen over the publication of some extraordinary and revealing Emails exchanged between Sault Mayor John Rowswell (shown) and Joe Fratesi, the City's chief administrative officer. Reached this morning by SooToday.
Mayor's Email includes nude statue photo

Mayor's Email includes nude statue photo

A third, previously undisclosed Email exchanged over the weekend between Mayor John Rowswell (shown) and chief administrative officer Joe Fratesi included a snapshot of a nude statue in Tokyo, SooToday.com has learned.
School bus operator checks fleet

School bus operator checks fleet

Algoma's largest school bus operator was checking its fleet and holding a seminar for drivers Wednesday after a dual wheel fell off a Bawating bus last week.

Expansion approved for O'Aces Bar

Overuling chief administrative officer Joe Fratesi and planning director Donald McConnell, City Council has approved an expansion of O'Aces Bar and Cafe at Queen Street East and Gore.
U.S. Customs gets three new officers

U.S. Customs gets three new officers

Three new inspectors will be assigned to U.S. Customs Services in Soo, Michigan, the Detroit News is reporting today.
Ontario public service workers vote on contract

Ontario public service workers vote on contract

More than 800 Sault Ste. Marie members of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) will vote later this month on a contract offer from the Ontario Government.