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Posted Monday, June 12, 2017

Gold_Borden_2-300x2002019 Will Mark the year of the first all electric mine in the world Cheapleau, Ontario Borden lake. Please see the news article below:

Posted Thursday, July 21, 2016

Mining Readiness and Growth StrategyMining Readiness and Growth Strategy Prepares Chapleau to Benefit from Goldcorp’s Borden Gold Project July 12, 2016 – Chapleau, ON – The Chapleau Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) and the Township of Chapleau commissioned a Mining Readiness and Growth Strategy to help the community identify opportunities associated with mining development. CEDC and Township staff worked with KPMG to develop the report, and the draft was presented to the Council and the CEDC Board of Dir...

Posted Monday, November 16, 2015

Premier Kathleen Wynne concluded her second mission to China today in Beijing, where 38 new agreements valued at $750 million were signed by delegates. This brings the estimated total value of agreements from the mission to $2.5 billion. The agreements are expected to create 1,700 jobs in Ontario.

Posted Monday, November 16, 2015

Ontario elementary school teachers voted overwhelmingly to accept a new contract with the province this morning, ending months of negotiations that included a lengthy work-to-rule campaign. The Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario, which represents some 78,000 teachers across the province, announced 86 per cent of its teacher and occasional members voted in favour of the deal.

Posted Friday, November 06, 2015

The new Ontario Electricity Support Program is now accepting applications and will help make electricity more affordable for low-income families. The OESP was developed by the Ontario Energy Board and is designed to lower electricity bills through an on-bill credit. Starting January 1, 2016, eligible consumers will receive an on-bill credit of between $30 and $50 a month. - See more at:

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