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Michael Atkins

Michael Atkins

Column: NPI: a small miracle for the North

My love affair with Northern Ontario started in a small dingy office in the Port Arthur Post Office next...

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Mark Gentili

Mark Gentili

Column: Contract troubles must be addressed

When you work for government and you make a mistake, you run the risk that mistake will be made...

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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

Inspired by a man in a cape

Entrenched as we are in a cold and snowy winter, the warm summer evening I interviewed Jamie McDonald seems...

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Al McMullan

Al McMullan

Restaurant Review: A palace of flavour

Thai food always makes me reminisce about my youth in Toronto. The very first Thai restaurant in Canada opened...

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Viki Mather

Viki Mather

Column: Hope springs eternal for northern gardeners

It is not easy to make a garden on the Canadian Shield. Yet for the past 30 years I...

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Lisa Lounsbury

Lisa Lounsbury

Column: Adult ADHD and the workplace

Do you have a hard time staying focused at work? Have difficulty organizing tasks? Lose necessary things? Are easily...

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Erna de Burger-Fex

Erna de Burger-Fex

Column: Winter is coming — but I don’t have to like it

As I look out my window today, what do I see? Barren branches on the trees, rotten leaves flying...

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Stew Kernan

Stew Kernan

Column: I still have some hope for the Wolves

No one will deny it has been a tough couple of months for the Sudbury Wolves, but while not...

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Randy Pascal

Randy Pascal

Column: Building the beautiful game

Youth competitive soccer in Sudbury is not where it needs to be. No one is denying that. Not the...

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Anne Boulton

Anne Boulton

Column: Fruit for all a delicious idea

Sunday was particularly delicious. Not only did I manage a nap, but upon waking, I found a basketful of...

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Ashley Hurley

Ashley Hurley

Column: Pour some sugar on me

Artists from The Archies to Def Leppard have sung about it. Throughout history, it has influenced colonization, economies and...

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Jacqueline Villeneuve

Jacqueline Villeneuve

Big changes for 2014 started with a big surprise

The holiday season was a time of joy and excitement in our home. The children were looking forward to...

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Peter Zalan

Dr. Peter Zalan

Column: Ebola crisis is a test of global priorities

Picture the current conditions in Liberia. A sick patient is being readied for transfer to an isolation centre. Nurses...

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Dr. Gifford-Jones

Dr. Gifford-Jones

Sex? The day after a heart attack?

Being shot by a jealous lover at 95 years of age is my idea of the best way to...

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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: Year-end financial cleanup time

November is a time for organization and prep work. Rake the leaves, pull out the snow shovel, change the...

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Scott Overton

Scott Overton

STC's 'Miracle' does full justice to the original

I have a love/hate relationship with the Christmas season. I love the original story and its meaning, the family...

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David Joseph Anselmo

David Joseph Anselmo

So you wanna be a screenwriter

We get a lot of calls and emails at the Northern Ontario Film Studios and Hideaway Pictures for script...

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Talking Science

Talking Science

LU Let's Talk getting students 'AMP'-ed for science

Ten to 12 undergraduate students volunteered four of their precious winter-semester Fridays to participate in the Aboriginal Mentorship Program...

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Sudbury Northern Life Guest Columnist

Guest Columnist

Exchange student making most of time in France

On Aug. 26 I walked away from everything that was familiar to me and from the people and pets...

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