Bruce Cockburn is the Saturday headliner at this year's Northern Lights Festival Boréal. Supplied photo.

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Rose Dament sent in this photo of Alexi Gordon, 9, kissing a newborn calf at the Gordon Farm on Manitoulin Island. Sudburians may want to get out and enjoy the sunshine that's in store for Wednesday and Thursday. Supplied photo.
Sunny days in store for Sudbury
Apr 22, 2014
Once again, southern urbanites, who have likely never seen a black bear in the wild and whose experience with the bush amounts to weekends in cottage country, believe they know what’s best for Northern Ontario. File photo.
Editorial: Distracting spectre of orphaned cubs
Apr 22, 2014
Richard St. Amour's wife and son have both benefited from kidney transplants. He has since worked to promote organ donation in Ontario and in Greater Sudbury. Photo by Jonathan Migneault.
Organ donation walk loses funding
Apr 22, 2014
Monkey See Monkey Do follows an animated monkey who encourages kids to engage in physical activities while learning about science. Supplied photo.
TVO cartoon receives $701,276 NOHFC grant
Apr 22, 2014
École secondaire du Sacré-Coeur students (from left) Damiano Bortolotto, Grade 12, Patrick St Germain, Grade 12, and Alex Zannier, Grade 10, plant a small fraction of the 100 trees destined to be planted on the school grounds as part of Earth Day celebrations. Photo by Arron Pickard.
Earth Day activities sow seeds for annual festival in Sudbur...
Apr 22, 2014
Blair Irwin is the talent behind Lucy in Sudbury Theatre Centre's production of Avenue Q, where audiences get to see what life would be like if the Muppets grew up and moved off Sesame Street. Photo by Arron Pickard.
It’s not easy being a puppet
Apr 22, 2014
Vale has stopped production at the Copper Cliff Mine, located near the Copper Cliff Smelter (pictured), due to a malfunction to a  skip hoist mechanism Sunday. File photo.
Equipment failure closes Copper Cliff Mine, no injuries
Apr 21, 2014
Grain and oil rail cars pass by a grain elevator in Rosser, Man., March 24, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods
Canadian Pacific Q1 profit, revenue rise
Apr 22, 2014
Jeff Kang and Angela Lee who were forced to close their Sapporo Ichibang restaurant in January, planning to reopen in another Cedar Street site -- the former Joe Lesar Menswear building in June. Supporters have started a crowdsourcing campaign to help them with renovation costs. File photo. Go to  www.indiegogo.com/projects/sudbury-sapporo-ichibang#home for more information.
Friends, supporters of closed restaurant rally to help them ...
Apr 21, 2014

Local

Sudbury MPP Rick Bartolucci, left, listens as Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa addresses reporters Tuesday at the Learning Initiative on Cedar Street. Heather Green-Oliver photo.
Minnow Lake residents were invited Tuesday to the Adamsdale Playground field house to get a look at a revised plan to rebuild a stretch of road along Second Avenue. Photo by Darren MacDonald.
Residents get second look at $4.9M Second Avenue project
11 hours ago
Confederation Secondary School Grade 11 student Mira El-Darazi, the regional representative for OSAID, played the part of a drunk driver who killed two people during a mock crash on April 22. Photo by Arron Pickard.
Mock crash drives home point of making smart choices
Apr 22, 2014
Rose Dament sent in this photo of Alexi Gordon, 9, kissing a newborn calf at the Gordon Farm on Manitoulin Island. Sudburians may want to get out and enjoy the sunshine that's in store for Wednesday and Thursday. Supplied photo.
Sunny days in store for Sudbury
Apr 22, 2014

Police

Greater Sudbury Police charged a man with blowing over 80 during an April 19 RIDE check. Supplied photo.
 Greater Sudbury Police have arrested a 19-year-old man who allegedly assisted in a Riverside Drive break and enter where a dog was taken from the house. This image was taken from the homeowners' security camera. Supplied photo.
Police arrest second suspect in dog-napping incident
Apr 20, 2014
 Greater Sudbury Police came to the rescue of a bear who had a large plastic jar stuck on its head April 20. Supplied photo.
Bear with jar stuck on head found wandering in Lively
Apr 20, 2014
Greater Sudbury Police charged a man with blowing over 80 during an April 19 RIDE check. Supplied photo.
Impaired driver snagged during RIDE check
Apr 20, 2014

Lifestyle

Marida Mohammed, who is originally from Sudbury, is in the running for the MasterChef Canada title. Supplied photo.
Theatre performance tackling mental illness postponed
Apr 22, 2014
Monkey See Monkey Do follows an animated monkey who encourages kids to engage in physical activities while learning about science. Supplied photo.
TVO cartoon receives $701,276 NOHFC grant
Apr 22, 2014
Blair Irwin is the talent behind Lucy in Sudbury Theatre Centre's production of Avenue Q, where audiences get to see what life would be like if the Muppets grew up and moved off Sesame Street. Photo by Arron Pickard.
It’s not easy being a puppet
Apr 22, 2014

Sports

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Lady Wolves even their record at 1-1 at Esso Cup
Apr 22, 2014
Labrosse takes over reins of Sudbury Spartans
Apr 21, 2014
École Ste-Thérèse won gold in the A Division at the 2014 Intermediate (grades 7 and 8) Franco-Ontarian Hockey Tournament in Ottawa April 3-4. Supplied photo.
CSCNO elementary schools dominant in hockey tournament
Apr 21, 2014

National

Paraders march during the 33rd annual Pride Parade in Toronto on June 30, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michelle Siu
A humpback whale leaps out of the water off the island of Maui in Hawaii, Jan. 23, 2005. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Reed Saxon
Ottawa reduces protection for Pacific humpbacks
Apr 22, 2014
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, left, shakes hand with his Czech Republic's counterpart Lubomir Zaoralek, right, after their joint press conference in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Petr David Josek
Canada backs NATO's eastern members: Baird
Apr 22, 2014
1 in 3 Canadians suffered some child abuse
Apr 22, 2014