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COVID-19 vaccine appointments open for general public in Houston

Northern Health is now taking COVID-19 vaccination first dose appointments for all…

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Enough with all the hate

A white man went on a terrifying rampage in Atlanta last week,…

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HSS leadership team organizes school-wide, week-long events. (Submitted/Houston Today)

Houston Secondary School’s dress up week

Week-long events held to encourage school spirit

HSS leadership team organizes school-wide, week-long events. (Submitted/Houston Today)
The first annual Corduroy Cup saw 25 participants. (Submitted/Houston Today)

Morice Mountain Nordic Ski club’s Corduroy Cup — a success

Event saw 25 participants ranging from below 10 to above 70 years of age

The first annual Corduroy Cup saw 25 participants. (Submitted/Houston Today)
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Canada making progress on including sign languages

Last week, Ontario’s Education Minister Stephen Lecce announced that the high schools…

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Chau Ly after being presented the Houston 2021 Woman of the Year. (Debi Smith photo/Houston Today)

Lee’s Garden’s Chau Ly declared Woman of the Year 2021 in Houston

Presented with roses and a lunch instead of the usual event

Chau Ly after being presented the Houston 2021 Woman of the Year. (Debi Smith photo/Houston Today)
RDBN. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)

RDBN’s Parks and Trail Service establishment progresses

Has adopted bylaws for four areas and allocated grant-in-aid monies

RDBN. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Lakes District News)
Leonard C. West with his book, Palpably Exciting. (Donna West photo/Houston Today)

Age no-bar to publish a book, proves Houston resident

The 90-year-old’s book Palpably Exciting is now out

Leonard C. West with his book, Palpably Exciting. (Donna West photo/Houston Today)
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Choose to challenge the status quo

International Women’s Day just went by and while I am of the…

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The library is hoping to start offering workshops on the technology how-to’s through small, socially distanced groups by early spring. (Village of Granisle photo/Houston Today)

Library gets grant to help seniors get tech-friendly

Granisle Public Library’s grant application for the New Horizons for Seniors Program approved

The library is hoping to start offering workshops on the technology how-to’s through small, socially distanced groups by early spring. (Village of Granisle photo/Houston Today)
Deer in water. (Jeff Palm photo/Lakes District News)

Deer rescued from Francois Lake in Burns Lake

In the early morning hours of Mar. 8, a deer was seen…

Deer in water. (Jeff Palm photo/Lakes District News)
Figure skating. (Submitted/Houston Today)

Figure skating club raises over $7,000 in online auction

The first-of-its-kind online auction for the club had 150 active bidders

Figure skating. (Submitted/Houston Today)
A huge milestone for Granisle to reach 50 years, said Mayor. (Village of Granisle photo/Lakes District News)

Granisle’s 50 years anniversary celebration postponed

The celebrations are now set to be held in 2022

A huge milestone for Granisle to reach 50 years, said Mayor. (Village of Granisle photo/Lakes District News)
The village is hoping for a start date in early April with completion as soon as possible. (Granisle Village website photo/Houston Today)

Granisle’s curling rink to receive a facelift

Receives a $362,148 provincial grant

The village is hoping for a start date in early April with completion as soon as possible. (Granisle Village website photo/Houston Today)
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More transparency, more information needed

Yet another day, yet another vaccine approved in Canada. Yes, Health Canada…

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All classes participated in the pink shirt day activities but in different ways, said Bev Foster, the principal for Silverthorne Elementary School. (Submitted/Houston Today)

Pink day kindness at Houston schools

Silverthorne Elementary School and Houston Secondary celebrated Pink Shirt Day

All classes participated in the pink shirt day activities but in different ways, said Bev Foster, the principal for Silverthorne Elementary School. (Submitted/Houston Today)
Topley is part of the 10 projects funded in the north. (Laura Blackwell photo/Houston Today)

Topley to receive economic funding

Part of province’s $20.7 million Climate Adaptation Program

Topley is part of the 10 projects funded in the north. (Laura Blackwell photo/Houston Today)
There were 208 workers at the Huckleberry Lodge in Houston before the holiday break. (Coastal GasLink photo)

Coastal GasLink gets a nod to increase workforce from 963 to 2,787 people

One new COVID case in section 1 of the pipeline identified; no lodge affected

There were 208 workers at the Huckleberry Lodge in Houston before the holiday break. (Coastal GasLink photo)
Granisle. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Houston Today)

Granisle council mulls over upgrades and budget changes

Hoping to host an intern through NDIT’s program

Granisle. (Priyanka Ketkar photo/Houston Today)
Margaret Murphy. (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)

Houston Woman of the Year to be scaled-back affair in 2021

A much smaller celebration with just rose-presentation

Margaret Murphy. (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)