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A balloon travelled 200 km to connect strangers with a life-saving message <b>(6 photos)</b>

A balloon travelled 200 km to connect strangers with a life-saving message (6 photos)

Fifty red, heart shaped (and biodegradable) balloons released in Collingwood have been discovered as far as Woodstock and Beamsville with messages of love and hope in memory of a young woman who pioneered organ transplants in children
Driving from a lawn chair nets young Thunder Bay driver numerous charges

Driving from a lawn chair nets young Thunder Bay driver numerous charges

Thunder Bay Police conducting a traffic stop discovered a young driver operating a pick-up truck from a lawn chair in the cab
First Nations leaders calling for Lakehead U. to address systemic racism

First Nations leaders calling for Lakehead U. to address systemic racism

Following the resignation of law school dean, Angelique Eaglewoman, First Nation leaders are calling for significant changes at Lakehead University, including launching an independent review into allegations of systemic racism
Company plans to grow Pacific shrimp . . . south of Sudbury

Company plans to grow Pacific shrimp . . . south of Sudbury

The farm will receive hundreds of thousands of post larvae in the coming weeks
Timmins Police find four bodies in burned out Chrysler

Timmins Police find four bodies in burned out Chrysler

The remains and vehicle are being sent to Toronto
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Corporations don't understand Indigenous rights and jurisdiction, says economic analyst

BEYOND LOCAL: Corporations don't understand Indigenous rights and jurisdiction, says economic analyst

Corporations seeking to operate on Indigenous territory must prove they understand the meaning of Indigenous jurisdiction and until they do, investors should seek their returns elsewhere