From The Archives:
Wednesday, July 3, 1996
Fibre optics – at last
Sioux Lookout saw a long-term dream come true last week when Bell Canada pledged the $3 million necessary to complete the town’s telephone system upgrade, including a fibre optic cable extension to Dinorwic and a hook-up to Bell’s digital switch in Thunder Bay.
Local student cleans up in scholarship race
When asked what was the key to his success in his graduating year, local scholarship winner Bill Leonard had an interesting answer.
Hudson School senior kindergarten graduates Joni Wesley and Joy Quezence enjoyed the rewards of their labors after their graduation ceremony last Thursday.
Academic stars shine at QEDHS graduation
For the second year in a row Queen Elizabeth District High School graduates took home more than $30,000 in bursaries and scholarships donated by universities, colleges and local organizations.