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Michael Atkins

Michael Atkins

Column: Welcome to the Zero Cost Marginal Society

I was in Ottawa a while back to celebrate Christmas with our employees at Conceptshare Inc. and found myself...

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Mark Gentili

Mark Gentili

The joy of sex, education that is

Having listened to the critics of Ontario's new sex ed. curriculum, it was with great anticipation that I actually...

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Darren MacDonald

Darren MacDonald

Column: Are the Tories ready to court the North again?

After back-to-back provincial and municipal elections, you would think voters in Greater Sudbury would get a respite. Not so...

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Heidi Ulrichsen

Heidi Ulrichsen

House concerts one of Sudbury's hidden gems

I step out of the cold February night into the warmth of David Wood and Diane McLean's spacious Sudbury...

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Mike Commito

Mike Commito

Hockey ‘n’ History: San Jose, sovereignty and halibut

On this day in Canadian history, in 1923, Canada signed the Halibut Treaty with the United States. This agreement...

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Lisa Lounsbury

Lisa Lounsbury

Column: Don't make a resolution, choose a Keystone Habit

Have you ever made a New Year’s resolution that only lasted a few days or weeks? Don’t worry about...

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Erna de Burger-Fex

Erna de Burger-Fex

Canadian Christmas made better by Lion's Telethon

Who were these “angels” bringing toys, turkey, ham, oranges and fruitcake to our family? It was only our second...

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Stew Kernan

Stew Kernan

Column: Education and the OHL

There is more to being a player in the Ontario Hockey League than just playing hockey. Most people think these...

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Randy Pascal

Randy Pascal

Column: I was rinkside when Canada beat Russia

Don’t look now, but Sudbury is fast becoming the home of elite off-ice hockey officials. Almost five years ago...

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Anne Boulton

Anne Boulton

Column: Tilling the imagination

Anyone who knows me an inch (or cubic inch), knows that my off-season is spent dreaming about what lies...

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Ashley Hurley

Ashley Hurley

Column: Five foods you aren’t eating but should Be

Low-fat versus low-carb versus vegan versus gluten-free — there are a lot of diets out there that focus on...

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Jacqueline Villeneuve

Jacqueline Villeneuve

Column: We're trying to build dreams for Kenya's orphans

People often ask me what continues to motivate me to advocate for the orphaned children of Kenya. ...

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Peter Zalan

Dr. Peter Zalan

Column: Health Act suffering from system failure

In 1966, the government of Canada declared that all Canadians should be able to obtain health services of high...

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Karen Hourtovenko

Karen Hourtovenko

Column: Stop playing the blame game

We live in a world where many complain and look to blame others for their misfortunes in life. Sadly,...

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Heather Tarnopolsky

Heather Tarnopolsky

Column: RRSP vs TFSA: What's the difference?

It’s that time of year again, time to top up our RRSPs. While most of us scramble to find...

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Scott Overton

Scott Overton

Mourning Dove an emotional tale ripped from headlines

If there could be anything worse for a parent than the death of their child, it might be seeing...

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Sudbury Northern Life Guest Columnist

Guest Columnist

Column: I'm learning about the F-word, come along

The F-word can mean different things at different stages of life. Let’s get one of them out of the...

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