Published On: June 02, 2021
In the wake of the discovery of 215 children’s remains in Kamloops, community members in Timmins and the James Bay area speak of trauma, healing, and the need for action.
Published On: January 21, 2021
At Misiway Milopemahtesewin, in Timmins, counselling is grounded in traditional teachings — helping people process a shared set of traumas and reconnect with their cultures.
Published On: December 08, 2020
Although Nikitha Balasubramanya and her family are Hindu, they wanted to give their three-year-old the full Christmas experience this year. So they turned to social media for suggestions — and it delivered.
October 16, 2020
Northeastern Ontario Hub journalist Nick Dunne discusses his research into the opioid crisis in the region he covers.
Published On: October 02, 2020
With the city already seeing subzero temperatures at night, there is a growing sense of urgency about how the city will help its homeless population — and where it will find the money.
Published On: February 27, 2020
A new health centre in Timmins is offering its services in French — and aims to be “a gathering place” for the francophone community.
Published On: February 04, 2020
Two years ago, Joey Knapaysweet and Agnes Sutherland died in police custody, and the city was forced to reckon with its “pervasive” anti-Indigenous racism. TVO.org looks at what has changed — and what hasn’t.
Published On: June 14, 2018
OPINION: If the Tories want to improve their standing in the northeast, filling potholes might be the way to go, writes Andrew Autio.
Published On: May 30, 2018
Politicians in northeastern Ontario say they want to restore the defunct Toronto-to-Cochrane rail service — but can they?
Published On: April 24, 2018
Opposition is mounting over mayor’s plan to build a $48-million aquatic centre in Timmins.
Published On: March 27, 2018
OPINION: Understanding racism requires leaving your comfort zone, according to Ontario Human Rights Commissioners.
Published On: March 20, 2018
OPINION: Communities, like Timmins, need more funding to provide services for northern Ontario’s Indigenous people, writes Mayor Steve Black.
Human Rights Commissioner says racism ‘pervasive’ in Timmins, while local police face SIU investigations
Published On: March 14, 2018
Joey Knapaysweet and Agnes Sutherland, both of Fort Albany First Nation, died the same weekend in February.
Published On: February 08, 2018
Last year Timmins lost money on its inaugural Stars and Thunder music festival despite paying for an impressive lineup. They’re trying again this year.