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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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Report of Activities 2018

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Geological Survey’s Resident Geologist Program is pleased to provide Report of Activities 2018 for electronic distribution.

Ontario Mining & Exploration Directory - 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The Ontario Mining & Exploration Directory provides an annual overview of mining operations and mine development projects as well as contact information for metallic and non metallic mineral producers and active exploration companies in Ontario. Production and employment information is also provided for the metallic and industrial mineral producers. The directory is produced annually by the Ontario Prospector's Association.

Publications Release Notice — March 4, 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on March 4, 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.

Publications Release Notice — February 20, 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on February 20, 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.

Recommendations for Exploration, 2018–2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

Recommendations for Exploration across Ontario have been released for 2018–2019. The recommendations are generated annually by staff of the Ontario Geological Survey from research, field programs and areas of industry activity.

Recommendations for Exploration 2018–2019

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