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A barkeep runs in Ward Six

A barkeep runs in Ward Six

Andre Trahan, who appeared before City Council last fall to argue against the 100 Percent Smoke Free Initiative on behalf of the local Bar Owners Association, is running for City Council. Trahan owns the Bayview Athletic Club at 135 Glasgow Avenue.
CLA board visits homes, says no problems found

CLA board visits homes, says no problems found

Directors of Community Living Algoma say they visited four CLA homes over the weekend and are satisfied with what they found. CLA Chief Executive Officer John Policicchio says that the Algoma Health Unit and Sault Ste.
Sault Ste. Marie honours Jim Hilsinger

Sault Ste. Marie honours Jim Hilsinger

Jim Hilsinger, known for his five JJ's Chicken eateries and for building the landmark Water Tower Inn and its associated conference facility, was honoured last night with Sault Ste. Marie's first Tourism Award of Excellence.
You're our kind of winner, Anthony Albidoni!

You're our kind of winner, Anthony Albidoni!

Funny thing about Sault College’s annual Bridge Building Contest. The elementary school kids usually clean the clocks of the high school competitors.
SooToday encounters Ward 6 Councillor at shopping mall

SooToday encounters Ward 6 Councillor at shopping mall

A noticeably slimmer Ward 6 Councillor Peter Vaudry was out and about this afternoon at Station Mall. Vaudry, who recently underwent triple-bypass heart surgery in Ottawa, graciously obliged our photographer as he left the Laura Secord shop.
Federal NDP leader joins CLA picket line

Federal NDP leader joins CLA picket line

Jack Layton, leader of the federal New Democrats, joined locked-out members of Local 1880 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees on Friday.
Algoma-Manitoulin MP declares he's a Martin man

Algoma-Manitoulin MP declares he's a Martin man

Algoma-Manitoulin MP Brent St. Denis announced Friday that he'll be supporting Paul Martin in his bid for the leadership of the Liberal Party of Canada. St.
Sault College recruits public school board's HR manager

Sault College recruits public school board's HR manager

For the first time in four years, Sault College has a vice president of human resources. The following is the full text of a news release issued by Sault College.
Dofasco announces president and CEO

Dofasco announces president and CEO

Dofasco Inc's president and chief excutive officer is Donald A. Pether, who's been with the company since 1970. Pether will replace John Mayberry, who retired as chair of the board of directors following today's annual general meeting in Hamilton.
Sault snags a third cancer doctor

Sault snags a third cancer doctor

Sault Ste. Marie has landed a third oncologist, Sault Area Hospital and the Group Health Centre announced today. Dr.