Archive : ' Ring of Fire'

The name of the game

By Jon Thompson The day after Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. became boxing’s heavyweight champion of the world in 1964, he announced that for religious and political reasons, he was to be known as Cassius X, which [...]

Rickford gets in the Ring

Local MP promoted to Junior Minister to take FedNor into Ring Of Fire By Jon Thompson After serving five years in Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government, Kenora MP Greg Rickford is moving to the front benches. [...]

Iacobucci joins Ring of Fire negotiations

By Jon Thompson When Bob Rae comes to the Ring of Fire negotiating table representing Mattawa First Nations, he’ll be sitting across from a man who was a professor in his law school. On July 2, [...]

First Nation communities work to make connection

By Lindsay Briscoe Several remote northwestern Ontario First Nation communities and Goldcorp Inc. have officially signed an agreement to incorporate Wataynikaneyap Power which will work toward connecting ten First Nation communities North of Pickle Lake to [...]

TSX accused of “blanket prohibition”

By Lindsay Briscoe The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) was under media fire recently after being accused of declining the listing application of several Ring of Fire mining and exploration companies because they have no concrete transportation [...]