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Millroy: Economic Development Under Council Supervision

It looks, at least to me, that the Economic Development Corporation has come full circle. Back in the 1980s, economic development was a two-person show...

Millroy: Same-Sex Marriage 15 Years Later

In the lead-up to Canada legalizing same-sex marriage in July 2005, those on the far right of the religious spectrum chanted repeatedly that it...

Millroy: The paramedic I spoke with is not impressed

Although the Sault Ste. Marie District Social Services Administration Board will be taking direct control of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) in the new year,...

Millroy: A Complaint About the Teachers , One I Have Harboured for a Long,...

I, like probably most residents of this province, support the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation in opposing government changes to the education system, especially...

Millroy: The Honest To Goodness Fee

When Chuck’s Roadhouse Bar and Grill opened up recently in the former Boston Pizza Shop on Great Northern Road, it brought something with it...

Millroy: Animals Finally Get The Protection They Deserve

Teeth. Finally an animal protection act that appears to have some bite to it. The Progressive Conservative government headed by Doug Ford has endured a lot...

Millroy: I have never been a fan of Cherry’s

Under normal circumstances the story of hockey analyst Don Cherry’s intolerant remarks on Hockey Night in Canada about immigrants not wearing poppies, Canada’s symbol...

Millroy : Something has to change

I don’t believe an admission of guilt should be a requirement to get parole. But that is pretty well the situation in Canada. The requirement reared...

Millroy: The Scams Never Stop

It seems telephone scams will never stop. Sault Ste. Marie Police Service reminded the public this week not to divulge personal information to anyone over...

Millroy: Just a few simple observations this week

Just a few simple observations this week. With the possibility of a new twin-pad arena to replace the failing McMeeken Centre on the horizon, I...






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