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Ontario Connecting Communities Across Northwestern Ontario
February 12, 2020 - THUNDER BAY - The Ontario government is providing more travel options for passengers in the northwest with the launch of a new bus route between White River and Thunder Bay, offering riders easier, more convenient connections and direct stops at hospitals, post-secondary schools and other community hubs.

Province Supporting Broadband Access to Better Connect Northwestern Ontario Indigenous Community
February 11, 2020 - MISHKEEGOGAMANG - Ontario's government is helping increase broadband access and affordability for more than 600 residents living in the Mishkeegogamang Ojibway Nation community in Northwestern Ontario.

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Publications Release Notice — June 11, 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on June 11, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

2019 Ontario Geological Survey Field Projects

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey will conduct approximately 18 geoscience mapping projects across Ontario during 2019. The accompanying map highlights active projects planned for Northern and Southern Ontario.

Publications Release Notice — May 7, 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on May 7, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

MLAS Update - April 3, 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Updated Claim Management Policies Introduced

Revisions Reflect Changes to Ontario Mining Act

The Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines (ENDM) has updated the first three of its policies relating to mining claim management. These changes result from modernizing Ontario’s Mining Act and the implementation of our online 24/7 Mining Lands Administration System (MLAS).

Publications Release Notice — April 2, 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on April 2, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

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