Francophone entrepreneurs will benefit from business mentorship and coaching as a result of a Government of Canada investment of $72,648 in the Hearst and Area Economic Development Corporation.
Every year, the Kapuskasing & District Chamber of Commerce (KDCC) recognizes local businesses and individuals who have demonstrated continued success and strong community involvement during its Business Awards Gala (B.A.G.). The 27th Annual Business Awards Gala: An Evening of Excellence, will take place on Friday, September 29th, 2017, in Kapuskasi
It was celebration time over the weekend of July 21-23 as Kapuskasing celebrated its 18th annual Lumberjack Heritage Festival.
On July 23, 2017, at approximately 8:00 a.m., officers of the Hearst Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Cochrane District Emergency Medical Services (EMS) were advised of a motor vehicle collision on Highway 11, in Studholme Township west of the Town of Hearst.
On July 21, 2017, at approximately 11:39 p.m., Kapuskasing officers of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a weapons call on Riverside Drive in the Town of Kapuskasing.
Kapuskasing's local cheese factory, Fromagerie Kapuskoise celebrated its second anniversary on July 14.
For the second consecutive year “Echo d’un Peuple”, Félix St-Denis, the Conseil Scholaire Catholique de district des Grandes Rivières and Conseil Scholaire Publique de Nord-Est sponsored a camp designed to bring together the francophone community and First Nations, with a hope of both groups garnering a better understanding of each other’s culture.
Larabie’s Your Independent Grocer donated $3,439 to the Kapuskasing Food Bank on July 12.
On July 9, 2017, at approximately 7:00 p.m., Hearst officers of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on Highway 11 in Devitt Township near the village of Val Cote.