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KENORA AND EAR FALLS SAWMILLS EXPAND PRODUCTION

KENORA – Kenora Forest Products has now confirmed it is hiring 15-20 new employees for a weekend production shift set to start next month. Stephen Boon, Unifor National Representative said, “We are extremely pleased to see both the Ear Falls and Kenora sawmills running at...


Posted 17 October 2018 by
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The electrification of the north will make economic sense for the region.

Widening Gap in Electricity Prices

THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – Electricity prices are lower in Québec than anywhere else in Canada or North America. In Montréal, residential customer kilowatt-hour per kilowatthour (kWh), compared to 11.42¢ in Vancouver and 13.24¢ in Toronto. The same quantity...


Posted 13 October 2018 by
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Giant Tiger Stores Open New Distribution Centre

OTTAWA – BUSINESS – Giant Tiger Stores Limited, the leading Canadian discount retailer, is proud to announce that its state-of-the-art distribution centre in Johnstown, Ontario is now fully operational. The centre, which has 300 full-time employees and counting, supports Giant Tiger’s carefully...


Posted 3 October 2018 by
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