Past District Governor of the Lion's Club in this District, Raymond Cyr donated a cheque to the President of Kapuskasing and District Community Association for Community Living Jean-Pierre Lantin on Nov.12 to the sum of $22,000.

The generosity of Lions

The Kapuskasing and District Community Association for Community Living (KDACL) received a significant donation of $22,000 from members of the Lion's Club.

PTSD bill: "Great idea"

Legislation defining post-traumatic stress disorder, as a workplace-acquired illness for first responders would be a fitting tribute to those who protect us.

Buffalo braces for possible flooding

Emergency workers filled thousands of sandbags on Sunday as the area around Buffalo, N.Y., braced for potential flooding as warming temperatures began to melt up to seven feet (2 metres) of snow.


Sister's gossip creates rift

DEAR AMY: I have a sister who has been mentally ill for 44 years, with schizophrenia. She is not able to work and has been on welfare. I have helped her out for the past 25 years.


Cop cleared after boy killed in crash

A Quebec police officer who was driving 120 km/h in a 50 km/h zone when he hit a car, killing a five-year-old boy, will not be charged. And the public won't hear why as a matter of protocol.