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HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2017- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor  
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Oage 7 Northern Ontario is dying Gregory Reynolds
Page 11 No Canada without railways Joe Lascelles
Page 14 Bear baiting and "fair chase" Paul FIlteau
Page 24 Cobalt's Highgraders - Part 2 Doug Baldwin
Page 32 Winter memories Vera Lasek
Page 33 Pied pipers Christie Whelan
Page 36 Absence makes the heart... Bill McLeod
     

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Page 18 My old man by an old man Ludvik Prevec
Page 21 A perfect Thanksgiving dinner M. Vincente Melanson
Page 30 The wedding dress Patricia Belisle
Page 38 From Malahide to Manitoulin Margo Little

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2017- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor  
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Oage 7 Cobalt's Highgraders Doug Baldwin
Page 11 No Canada Without Railways Joe Lascelles
Page 15 Joe Fido Paul FIlteau
Page 20 Huntsville in January Rudy Bies
Page 22 Nancy Evelyn Cardiff
Page 25 Best Before Julie Domenico
Page 29 St. Pierre and Miquelon Bill McLeod
Page 31 A January to Remember Helen Blackburn
Page 33 The Penny Train Christie Whelan
Page 38 One Year Sober (from butter tarts) Ernie Bies
     

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Page 13 It's What You Scatter That Matters Frank (Sam) Newman
Page 18 The Man Who Stored His Boots Helen Blackburn
Page 27 Bonhomme and Chimo Going? Margo Little
Page 32 A Poem to Which I Can Relate Anon

 

HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2016- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor  
Page 6 TV Stole Christmas Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 The Christmas Stocking Pat Belisle
Page 11 Almost Ready for Christmas Joe Lascelles
Page 13 Things My Sister Gave Me Ernie Bies
Page 21 Gift from Grandma Evelyn Cardiff
Page 29 Christmas With Stella Christie Whelan
Page 34 The Wish Book Julie Domenico
Page 36 Eeyore, The Christmas Donkey Helen Blackburn
     

Features




Page 17 Home For Christmas Frank (Sam) Newman
Page 20 Festival of Lights Kelly Kraby
Page 23 The Milk Rink Paul Filteau
Page 36 Mystery Men of the Nativity Rose McCormick Brandon

HighGrader Magazine - Autumn 2016- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor  
Page 4 Northern gems Staff
Page 6 Dome to Re-open? Syl Belisle
Page 8 No Canada If No Railways Gregory Reynolds
Page 10 Trenton Thanksgiving Disaster Frank Newman
Page 21 And Then There Were 50 Joe Lascelles
Page 26 Sheer Terror or Nevermore Cdr. Dave DeLance
Page 29 Name That Pie Julie Domenico
Page 33 Geraldton in Pieces Christie Whelan
Page 36 Geography in Our Schools Arlan Galbraith
Page 37 Beware the Balm that Burns Evelyn Cardiff
Page 39 Just Getting Older Margo Little
     

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Page 12 Call to Duty Ernie Bies
Page 19 45 Life Lessons Regina Brett
Page 23 Dalton Mills, Ghost Town Noreen Smith
Page 31 Berry Good! Frank Newman
Page 40 Another Northern Advantage Arlan Galbraith

HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2016- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor  
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Page 7 Old Heritage Party Syl Belisle
Page 8 Tahoe's Reinvestment Plan Staff
Page 12 Wind power controversy Maurice O'Shaughnessy
Page 14 From Supply to Demand Bill McLeod
Page 19 Uncle John's Fishing Box Rudy Bies
Page 23 Paving, 1957 Style Julie Latimer
Page 25 Bertha Evelyn Cardiff
Page 33 Mary Had A Little Lamb Arlan Galbraith
Page 35 Crows vs Ravens Julie Domenico
Page 37 Book Review the Nickel Range Margo Little
     

Features




Page 9 Standing at the Top of Europe Joe Lascelles
Page 16 Letters to Chapleau Indian Agent Bill McLeod
Page 21 The Hyperloop Electric Bus Staff
Page 27 Meeting Grandmother Paul Filteau
Page 29 Big Tim's Legacy Ernie Bies
Page 34 Olympic Results Staff
Page 39 Denmark Rethinks Green Staff

 

HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2016- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Page 9 Dust miners Gregory Reynolds
Page 14 Changing the electoral system Bill McLeod
Page 16 Wind power controversy Arlan Galbraith
Page 21 Cinderella hockey story Rudy Bies
Page 23 Shakedown at A.J.'s café Evelyn Cardiff
Page 26 The chainsaw wrangler Julie Domenico
Page 38 Gertie's leaning tree M. Vicente Belenson
     

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Page 18 Stompin' Tom in Hearst Ernie Bies
Page 28 The Berserkers Paul Filteau
Page 30 Celebrating 52 years Pat & Syl Belisle
Page 40 Hearst Canadiens Alan Jansson

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2016- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Page 7 Cree dispute influences north Gregory Reynolds
Page 10 Secrets of the junk drawer Joe Lascelles
Page 14 Last of the 'Dambusters' Frank (Sam) Newman
Page 15 All creatures deserve protection Margo Little
Page 18 Earl's dream Evelyn Cardiff
Page 27 Operation Re-wild Paul Filteau
Page 30 Childhood heroes rewind Julie Domenico
Page 32 I didn't know that Anon
Page 34 Supply management Arlan Galbraith
Page 37 The prospector Anon
     

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Page 13 Two visits I didn't want to make Frank (Sam) Newman
Page 16 The art of gardening Paul Filteau
Page 17 Moose encounter Ohio Snowmobile Assoc.
Page 22 Gold in them thar hills Ludvik Prevec
Page 24 Early career in Northern Ontario Elia Bosnick
Page 28 Welcoming refugees Ernie Bies
Page 39 Then it is WINTER Frank (Sam) Newman

 

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2016- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 6 Northern gems Staff
Page 6 Timmins close to the abyss Gregory Reynolds
Page 11 Things I've learned Joe Lascelles
Page 12 Lost and found M. 'Vincente' Belenson
Page 17 Spring bear hunt boot camp Paul Filteau
Page 24 Door-to-door pedlars Margo Little
Page 26 Only one rubber sheet Evelyn Cardiff
Page 29 It's probably the real thing Julie Domenico
Page 36 Diamonds are a man's best friend Jerry Jordison
     

Features




Page 15 Northern economic diversification Arlan Galbraith
Page 19 Don't come back Ernie Bies
Page 22 Canada NOT greatest polluter Syl Belisle
Page 23 Handwritten arts Margo Little
Page 32 My fire tower days Ned Bosnick

 

HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2015- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 4 Shopping in Wonderland Gregory Reynolds
Page 8 The Christmas kitten Evelyn
Page 11 Special Christmas gift Rose McCormick Brandon
Page 12 Oh Christmas tree Joe Lascelles
Page 15 Hobo Christmas Terrence Rundle West
Page 25 Christmas memories Rudy Bies
Page 32 Nightmare on Christmas St. Julie Domenico
Page 21 Two sides of winter Doreen Bailey
Page 37 The gift of reading Margo Little
Page 39 Challenges of gift giving Connie Suite
     

Features




Page 22 Wars effect on Christmas Day Frank (Sam) Newman
Page 27 First Christmas concert Helen (Emmet) Blackburn
Page 29 Christmas on a livestock farm Arlan Galbraith
Page 31 Lifesaving tourtière Ernie Bies
Page 34 A dying man's Christmas Vincente Belenson

 

HighGrader Magazine - Autumn 2015- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 5 Northern gemsSearching for Kidd's heir Gregory Reynolds
Page 8 Italia, bella Italia Joe Lascelles
Page 13 Amateur radio in K.L. '40s Tom Drew and Gil Frederick
Page 20 Holiday cruise Rudy Bies
Page 22 The secret book Julie Domenico
Page 27 How Britain's wealth went west Frank (Sam) Newman
Page 28 Beginning of school bussing Arnold Tindall
Page 36 Northern development Arlan Galbraith
Page 38 Dave Christianson, NWOPA Jack Hedman
     

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Page 23
More $ on TAXES than Food Staff
Page 29 Visiting Normandy beaches Frank (Sam) Newman
Page 24 Trapper Marcel Henry Staff
Page 26 Mornings in Bell Park Bill McLeod
Page 39 Best/Worst Day of My Life Staff
Page 40 Interesting pictures Staff

 

HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2015- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 4 Northern gems Staff
Page 7 Pool rooms Gregory Reynolds
Page 12 A really smelly affairs Joe Lascelles
Page 14 What's it all about, Alfie? Evelyn Cardiff
Page 19 A summer interlude Jack Fera
Page 23 8-track follies Julie Domenico
Page 25 At the top of the stairs Doreen Bailey
Page 27 It's a mad, mad world Margo Little
     

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Page 16
Remember? Staff
Page 17 21 000 feet without a parachute Frank (Sam) Newman
Page 18 Busy place Staff
Page 21 The way we will be Jack Fera
Page 24 When I say I'm broke Staff
Page 29 Konichiwa, Japan! Pat Belisle
Page 36 Encounters at Bell Mansion J. Beaudry-Larocque

 

HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2015- TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 3 Timmins standoff with a ghost Staff
Page 4 Northern gems Staff
Page 6 Fear in Venezuela Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 Don't worry, I can do it! Joe Lascelles
Page 11 The summer of Big Brother Margo Little
Page 13 Stumping and felling bees Andrew Hind
Page 15 A defining moment Jack Fera
Page 16 Centrifuge Jack Fera
Page 22 The bedbug and I Evelyn Cardiff
Page 29 Safety of pipleline Paul Filteau
Page 36 Fist assignment of last inspector David Powell
     

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Page 18
Why didn't you stop him? Ernie Bies
Page 24 Encounters at Bell Mansion J. Beaudry-Larocque
Page 31 The Father of Cobalt, Part 2 Douglas Baldwin
Page 38 Review: Don't quit, don't cry Paul Filteau

 

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2015- TOP

Contents

     
Page 3
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 7 Northern gems Staff
Page 10 Abitibi ferry to Gardiner Staff
Page 11 1945 paymaster accident Staff
Page 12 I.F. mill closing appalling Roger Sigouin
Page 13 Haileyburty Fire of 1922 Doug Baldwin
Page 24 Memories of South End Frank Newman Jr.
Page 27 The rogue who moved Stavert Ernie Bies
Page 32 End of the chapter Julie Domenico
Page 35 Berlin, 1968 Jack Fera
Page 38 Trans-Canada pipeline in Hearst Elena (Bosnick) Petrcich
     

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Page 18
Balloonist misadventure Ernie Bies
Page 19 Easters past and present Mary Rozich
Page 22 Remembering Valentine's Day Evelyun Cardiff
Page 30 Rounding Cape Horn Syl Belisle

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2015- TOP

Contents

     
Page 3
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Page 7 Oil: Norway vs Canada Syl Belisle
Page 8 Love is Forever Joe Lascelles
Page 15 1912 Fire Ranger TB Skidmore
Page 18 The World We Knew Doreen Bailey
Page 22 The 1914 Hearst Fire Ernie Bies
Page 27 The Men Who Loved Me Evelyn Cardif
Page 29 The Birds and the Bees Margo Little
Page 31 Curling Jack Fera
Page 39 Waking Nanabijou Bill McLeod
     

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Page 12
The Black Bear Doreen Bailey
Page 19 Lindy, the Happy Eagle Ernie Bies
Page 32 The Father of Cobalt Douglas Baldwin
Page 33 Email from Queen Elizabeth Staff

 

HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2014 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 3
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Page 7 Going home in a golden bug Rudy Bies
Page 9 No goose for Christmas Evelyn Cardiff
Page 12 O Holy Night Doreen Bailey
Page 15 Christmas Cardinal brings cheer Margo Little
Page 18 My father's fugue Julie Kirkpatrick
Page 20 Polishing up Christmas Julie Domenico
Page 29 Christmas stories from our past Elena Bosnick Petrcich
Page 32 Ukrainian traditions in Canada Mary Rozich
Page 38 Old Freddy's Christmas Charlie Smith
     

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Page 35
Christmas in the trenches, WW1 Gregory Reynolds
Page 23 Christmas miracle at Moose Factory Ernie Bies
Page 30 Playing Mrs. Santa Pat Belisle
Page 39 Thoughts Frank Newman Jr.

 

HighGrader Magazine - Fall 2014 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 4 Northern gems Staff
Page 6 The one hundred project Julie Latimer
Page 9 The Gibraltar key Ken Holmes
Page 11 Diary of a Czech Legionnaire Ernie Bies
Page 18 'Barn Again' activists Margo Little
Page 21 St. Catherine and abuse of women Doreen Bailey
Page 23 Why I am not an O.R. nurse Evelyn Cardiff
Page 32 Back to Michigan State Bill McLeod
Page 34 Ted and Della Achilles Judi (Larson) Achilles
Page 37 Bitter cow Sue Scherzinger

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Page 17
Review Slovakia to Hunta Mary (Melus) Janes
Page 26 Grateful Slovak students Julia and Katarina Gulej
Page 29 Cruising from Rome to Amsterdam Pat Belisle
Page 40 Review Wolfman Joe LaFlamme Bill McLeod

 

HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2014 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 3
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Page 8 No parking Gregory Reynolds
Page 10 Assessment of downtowns Syl Belisle
Page 17 Porcupine's first engineer Douglas Baldwin
Page 21 Scrivener up for awards Staff
Page 22 The threshing Evelyn Cardiff
Page 24 The birch bark canoe Doreen Bailey
Page 28 Old folks cause green problems Staff
Page 32 Chapleau child abuse Bill McLeod
Page 35 A man, a truck, a dream Syl Belisle
Page 36 Memories Frank Newman Jr.

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Page 12
Slovak troops in Cochrane, Part 3 Ernie Bies
Page 30 Cruising from Rome to Amsterdfam Pat Belisle
Page 38 1925 Kap ball team Mike Anderson
Page 39 Making history in Cobalt David C. Brydges

 

HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2014 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 3
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 6 Northern gems Staff
Page 13 Star struck Doreen Bailey
Page 17 On Fishing - The Optimist Betty Guenette
Page 20 Mandrake meets mother Margo Little
Page 23 The dog and I Evelyn Cardiff
Page 26 British home children Rose McCormick Brandon
Page 31 Breaking my neck Gregory Reynolds
Page 35 King of Algonquin Park Bill McLeod

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Page 10
Slovak troops in Cochrane, Part 2 Ernie Bies
Page 29 Yves St. Jacques' Community Pride Pat Belisle
Page 37 Yesteryear Frank Newman Jr.

 

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2014 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 3
Letters to the editor Staff
Page 6 Northern gems Staff
Page 16 Targeted, Part 2 Doreen Bailey
Page 19 The Sultan Road Bill McLeod
Page 21 Clayton's kids, Hearst at 100 Grace West
Page 24 Beware liens on your property Joe Lascelles
Page 27 It ain't easy being green Julie Domenico
Page 29 Spring fish fry Margo Little
Page 32 Baby Elias gravestone Paul Elias
Page 35 The Cobalt "Fox and Hammer" myth Douglas Baldwin

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Page 8
Andrew Mynarski, V.C. Jack Fera
Page 11
Slovak troops in Cochrane Ernie Bies
Page 37 I love Paris ... and Italy ... and home Pat Belisle

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2014 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 6 Northern gems Staff
Page 15 Six in a tent Don Johnson
Page 19 Protected by a canine pal Margo Little
Page 22 The Janoska story Elizabeth Pearce
Page 26 Tempest in a teapot Joe Lascelles
Page 33 Geraldton gold rush Ernie Bies
Page 36 Why I am not a photographer Eveln Cardiff
Page 37 Third generation guy Vera Constantineau
Page 38 Ring of fire Bill McLeod

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Page 9
One old barns and men Doreen Bailey
Page 12 North's most historic building David Brydges
Page 29 I Love Paris...and Italy Pat Belisle

 

HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2013 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 4
Unexpected Santa Gregory Reynolds
Page 7 Dear Santa Joe Lascelles
Page 10 Christmas on a Bench Viincente Belenson
Page 13 Angel at Poplar Corners Margo Little
Page 16 The Christmas Tree STale Evelyn Cardiff
Page 20 Distant Sleighs Ernie Bies
Page 23 The Christmoose Gift Carolyn McBride
Page 33 Christmas - It Was the Toys Julie Domenico
Page 35 Santa Claus and his Lynx Chuck Willson

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Page 19
The Light Store Kate Thompson
Page 25
Christmas in Ajax Pat Belisle
Page 28 A Special Christmas Karl Filo
Page 30 Now Dash Away All Doreen Bailey

 

HighGrader Magazine - Autumn 2013 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5
Northern gems Staff
Page 8 The "Mac" Gregory Reynolds
Page 11 Re: No to NORONT Joe Lascelles
Page 13 The Reminder Jack Fera
Page 15 Gift Subscription Staff
Page 21 Bradlo's First Teacher Stella Drajanoff Wurm
Page 24 The Cold War Revisited Margo Little
Page 30 Targeted Doreen Bailey
Page 34 Stuck with the Elevator Matthew Del Papa
Page 35 To Mistissini Bill McLeod
Page 37 The Referee and The Screamer Terrence Rundle West

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Page 16
Hearst's First Doctor Frank Pellow
Page 27
I Love Paris Pat Belisle
Page 39 All Dead But One Terrence Rundle West

 

HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2013 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5
Northern gems Staff
Page 7 Medical Mystery Gregory Reynolds
Page 10 Seasons in the Sun Margo Little
Page 13 Burwash Andrew Hind
Page 16 Number Please Dr. Dick Denton
Page 17 Judge Not Lest Ye Be Judged Joe Lascelles
Page 23 A Summer Interlude Jack Fera
Page 25 No to NORONT Bill McLeod
Page 28 Why I AM Not a Psych Nurse Evelyn Cardiff
Page 33 History of Swimming Julie Domenico
Page 37 Hearst was Ste. Brigitte de Grant? Ernie Bies

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Page 20
I Love Paris Pat Belisle
Page 31
Kap Street Names Julie Latimer
Page 35 A Heart Full of Love Rose McCormick Brandon
Page 39 Paige and the Bug Vera Constantineau

 

HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2013 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Your letters  
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Page 8 Union leaders win appeal Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 CEP & CAW form UNIFOR Staff
Page 10 KL plaque Staff
Page 11 Walking Margo Little
Page 16 Animal neighbours - foxes Doreen Bailey
Page 21 Picking wild strawberries Evelyn Cardiff
Page 23 Hail to the province of NORONT Joe Lascelles
Page 26 The last tunneller Paul Filteau
Page 36 Sebastiano Jack Fera

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Page 14
Ghosts of Bunker Museum A. Hind, M. Da Silva
Page 29 Moose rescue S.F. Newman
Page 31 Anaiah J. Beaudry-Larocque

 

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2013 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5
Northern gems Staff
Page 8 Porcupine Forest Fire Jim Reid
Page 10 Miner's Strike of 1912 Gregory Reynolds
Page 13 Kap, Reesor and Stompin' Top Julie Latimer
Page 15 Rail Heritage Resurrected Bill Caesar
Page 17 Ramore Joe Lascelles
Page 20 Arbor Day Margo Little
Page 23 Grubstaking Farmers Frank Pellow
Page 26 St. John's Res. School Bill McLeod
     

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Page 28
Old Tess Andrew Hind
Page 31 Knee Deep in June Doreen Bailey
Page 36 The Wyborns of Hazel Ernie Bies

 

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2013 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5
Northern gems Staff
Page 8 Northern fires Gregory Reynolds
Page 14 Bill Bailey, a Valentine tribute Doreen Bailey
Page 18 So, what's next? Joe Lascelles
Page 25 Memory on track Ludvik Prevec
Page 27 Sudbury of my youth Betty Guenette
Page 29 Jumper cables Barry Epstein
Page 31 Water, Water, Everywhere Margo Little
Page 36 Nitger makes headcheese Evelyn Cardiff

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Page 21
The train station Rudy Bies
Page 24 Hospitals: Then and now Julie Domenico
Page 38 Timmins - Up, Up and Away Syl Belisle

 

HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2012 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2
Letters  
Page 5 Northern gems Staff
Page 8 Free turkeys? Gregory Reynolds
Page 11 Of mistletoe, turkey stuffing Joe Lascelles
Page 14 The train ride Alan Jansson
Page 16 A Slovack toast Ernie Bies
Page 17 Finn coffee bread Eric Vehkalahti
Page 18 A Christmas-eve decision Basil Morrison
Page 21 A Christmas kiss Margo Little
Page 14 Finding Christmas Doreen Bailey

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Page 19
Christmas humbug Toronto Star
Page 20 Getting ready for winter Ernie Bies
Page 29 Mentors and food Pat Belisle

HighGrader Magazine - Autumn 2012 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5
Northern gems Staff
Page 8 Bears Gregory Reynolds
Page 11 Tourism Bill McLeod
Page 14 Québec nationalism Terry West
Page 19 A farm wife's tale Doreen Bailey
Page 26 Camping cancelled Staff
Page 27 The spelling bee Margo Little
Page 30 Beaver ponds Andrew Hind

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Page 17
Sudbury Wolves win at Omsk Bruce Heidman
Page 21 Nat. British Child Day R. McCormick Brandon
Page 23 Hwy Book Shop Review Robert Durrell

 

HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2012 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 4
Northern gems Staff
Page 6 Mine $$ help Ontario Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 Olympics past Jack Fera
Page 12 Unwelcome visitors Joe Lascelles
Page 14 The rabbit hole Paul Mandziuk
Page 19 First northern job Jim Reid
Page 22 Ramblin's number 4 Frank Newman
Page 24 The strap Margo Little
Page 26 Murders in Chapleau Bill McLeod

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Page 17
Hudson Bay ancestry Bill McLeod
Page 28 The curse of Athene Peter Jekel
Page 31 Expiration date significance Staff

 

HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2012 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 4
Northern gems Staff
Page 6 Homecoming, TH&VS Staff
Page 7 Fire Syl Belisle
Page 8 Shillington memories Gregory Reynolds
Page 12 Showmanship Margo Little
Page 14

Kap's internment dedication

Stan Granic
Page 17 All dead but one Terrence West
Page 19 Wolves and their kin Doreen Bailey
Page 24 What did you do in the war Frank Newman
Page 27 Dad, the horse whisperer Joe Lascelles
Page 29 The coffin flyer Matthew Del Pappa

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Page 11
Princess Elizabeth in Kap Ernie Bies
Page 16 Mining giants honoured Staff
Page 23 The eagle has landed Ernie Bies

 

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2012 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5
ONTC - GONE?! Queen's Park Corr.
Page 7 Lucky Sudbury Stan Sudol
Page 10 Liberals need Viagara Len Gillis
Page 11 Lies my Premier told me Syl Belisle
Page 13 Herr Brandt Jack Fera
Page 15 General store Margo Little
Page 17 River golf Andrew Hind
Page 20 Scythe Paul Mandziuk
Page 23 This old man Betty Guenette
Page 25 Wild cats Doreen Bailey
Page 29 My Father and me Constance Suite
Page 38 Jacques Roy, freedom fighter Staff

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Page 12
AML wins Nova Staff
Page 33 The Hockey Sweater Ernie Bies
Page 35 Kap's internment camp Julie Latimer
Page 37 Bestech best employer Staff

 

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2012 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5
Northern gems Staff
Page 7 Mining's horrible image Stan Sudol
Page 10 Porter Air lands in Timmins Syl Belisle
Page 12 Ramblin's #3 Frank Newman
Page 14 Goldcorp moving along Staff
Page 15 Winter fuel Margo Little
Page 18 Olympics past Jack Fera
Page 22 Lore of the north Doreen Bailey
Page 25 Devil in the dark Peter Jekel

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Page 17
TR West book review Harvey Davey
Page 29 Driving home Ernie Bies
Page 30 Christmas stories Compilation

 

HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2011 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 6
Presents for customers Julie Latimer
Page 7 Unknown heroes Gregory Reynolds
Page 12 Reliving the Santa Claus dream Joe Lascelles
Page 15 Pen friends Margo Little
Page 17 Price of peace Doreen Bailey
Page 23 Drug store Christmas Ludvik Prevec
Page 24 Back in the saddle Julie Domenico
Page 27 A tiny Christmas Paul Mandziuk
Page 34 Christmas jeer Matthew Del Papa
Page 38 A Merry Little Christmas Vicki Giuhula

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Page 10
Christmas past Ernie Bies
Page 30 Christmas in Israel Frank Newman
Page 36 Answer cam at Christmas Rose McCormick-Brandon

 

HighGrader Magazine - Fall 2011 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5
Northern gems Staff
Page 7 Far North Act Stan Sudol
Page 10 North not in control of destiny Len Gillis
Page 11 HMCS Timmins Frank Newman
Page 13 Building Highway 11 Gregory Reynolds
Page 22 Tales of 'Old Antoine' Joe Lascelles
Page 25 Ballad of Harold Paul Mandziuk
Page 28 Praise of women in plaid shirts Margo Little
Page 32 Democracy Staff
Page 33 Unconsidered consequences Jack Fera
Page 35 Porcupines A. Hind & M. Da Silva

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Page 18
Remembrance Day Doreen Bailey
Page 34 $ Billion house in Mumbai Staff
Page 37 Book reviews Bill McLeod

 

HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2011 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 7
Wasn't that a party? Frank Newman
Page 10 Northern gems Staff
Page 12 Liberals back PC candidate Staff
Page 15 The role of women Gregory Reynolds
Page 23 Purdy Lake Mica Mine Andrew Hind
Page 26 Surviving a plunge Margo Little
Page 28 Phones: Then and now Julie Domenico
Page 30 The big C: the big scare Joe Lascelles
Page 33 Surrounded by autumn Doreen Bailey
Page 35 Uncle Massey Paul Mandziuk

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Page 21
Wine from Chateau McLeod Bill McLeod
Page 22 Saving ducks Ernie Bies
Page 38 Capitalist China Syl Belisle

HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2011 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 7
Destroying Northern Ontario
Gregory Reynolds
Page 11
Marshall Plan for Northern Ontario Stan Sudol
Page 14 Northern Gems
Staff
Page 15 Cobalt's Nova Scotia Mine Andrew Hind
Page 19
Threshing Day Margo Little
Page 23
Poker Night at St. Jude Joe Lascelles
Page 25 Count Joseph Trueman Jack Fera
Page 27
Where There Are Wolves Dorren Bailey
Page 30
Ramblin's #2 Frank Newman
Page 33
North to the End of Steel Bill McLeod
Page 35 Tales of the Fluffwuff Julie Domenico
Page 37 My Muskoka Denise Collin

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Page 17
Whitney-Tisdale 100th Homecoming Syl Belisle
Page 18 Barry Phippen Earns Award Staff
Page 22
Dr. Pollard Poetry Park
David Brydges

 

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2011 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 7
Northern gems
Staff
Page 9
Ring of fire government railroad
Stan Sudol
Page 12 Ramblin's #1
Sam Newman
Page 14 Engineers at Teck Hughes
Ludvik Prevec
Page 16
A northerner's ingenuity
Joe Lascelles
Page 18
Remoinder re: HIV virus
Jack Fera
Page 21 Dentophobia
Margo Little
Page 24
Mandarin valentine
J.Beaudry-Larocque
Page 26
Aunt Nora
Doreen Bailey
Page 27
Nipissing Road
Andrew Hind
Page 30 Real life health story
Anne-Marie Kittiphanh
Page 32Paching the poacher
Mike Larocque
Page 36Drawn towards the light
Matthew Del Papa

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Page 29
Journey back in time
Ernie Bies
Page 34
Getting priorities right
Staff
Page 35
Hatchlings
Vera Constantineau
Page 39
The gingham dress
Bob Kemball

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2011 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 11
Goldcorp start-up 2012?
Syl Belisle
Page 13
Temiskaming plowing match
Staff
Page 14 Trres
J.Beaudry-Larocque
Page 18 The last adieu
Joe Lascelles
Page 24
Lake shore gold
Staff
Page 25
Time of testing
Doreen Bailey
Page 28 Seeing stars
Margo Little
Page 31
Northern gems
Staff
Page 33
The way we will be
Jack Fera
Page 35 Two dog tales
Dave Brydges
Page 37 Fire overhead L.J. (Lou) Romhanyi

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Page 5 Shawn Ryan, Yukon prospector
Gregory Reynolds
Page 8
Battle of the gold rushes
Stan Sudol
Page 21
Not the media's Mexico
Robin MacKenzie


HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2010 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 7
Huron Carol
Andrew Hind
Page 9
Magical Christmas Tree
Joe Lascelles
Page 13 Memories and Recipes
Margo Little
Page 16 One Sock
Sue Scherzinger
Page 19 Longjohns Jack Fera
Page 22
Going Home for Christmas
Doreen Bailey
Page 25 Storyteller's Christmas
Denise Collin
Page 28 Marshmallow Men
Julie Domenico
Page 33
Pappy's Dance
J.Beaudry-Larocque

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Page 20 Mrs. Claus Fosters Dogs
Jane McNamara
Page 30
A Rite of Passage
Gregory Reynolds
Page 39
Memories Lawrence Kruger

HighGrader Magazine - Fall 2010 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the editor
Page 8 Jack and Jill J. Beaudry-Larocque
Page 11 Gold roundup Gregory Reynolds
Page 13 In memoriam - Ken Morrison Staff
Page 14 Keeper of the pet cemetery Margo Little
Page 17 Northern gems Syl Belisle
Page 20 Pigeons, a plague on your house Joe Lascelles
Page 25 Creepy Cobalt A. Hind, M. DaSilva
Page 29 Wood, water, blueberries Bill McLeod

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Page 23 Elk Lake Eco-centre Bill Tile
Page 28 Canadian goalie in England Ernie Bies
Page 130 A Porcupine in Germany John Fera


HighGrader Magazine -
Late Summer 2010 -
TOP

Contents

     
Page 6 Highgrader Hall of Fame Gregory Reynolds
Page 12 A Strange Sadness S. Diane Trollope
Page 13 A Step Back in Time - The Dome Frank Newman Jr.
Page 16 Wine or Whine? Joe Lascelles
Page 21 Impulsiveness of a Northern Mom J.Beaudry-Larocque
Page 25 Bookworm and Bullies Margo Little
Page 28 Spring Log Drives A.Hind, M.DaSilva

Features




Page 7 Win Moorcroft Lottery Staff
Page 10 Ontario Place Overhaul Stan Sudol
Page 19 Northern Gems Staff
HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2010 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 9 Two Babes Lost in the Bush Margo Little
Page 15 The Sleeping Giant Dolores Dickey
Page 18 Joe the Plumber Joe Lascelles
Page 24 The Red Wagon Gregory Reynolds
Page 26 Mom to Movie Star? J.Beaudry-Larocque
Page 29 Golden Stairway Syl Belisle
Page 30 Creepy Cobalt A.Hind, M.DaSilva
Page 32 Stubborn Ed Caswell Staff
Page 32 Ted Wilson Submitted Ernie Bies

Features




Page 12 Hearst Hockey Francis Bouchard
Page 13 Moorcroft Pottery Syl Belisle
Page 23 Northern Gems Staff

 

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2010 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5 Premier wlecomes U.S. Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 The burning fields Margo Little
Page 12 Nono and the blackbirds Peter Stinson
Page 17 Eugenie J.Beaudry-Larocque
Page 21 New Matachewan mine Syl Belisle
Page 25 Living better electrically Julie Domenico
Page 27 Memories of Cobalt Joe Lascelles
Page 30 The the bread Richard Buell
Page 33 Bogart Leslie is 99 Pat Rhiness
Page 38 Major Wm Kingdom Raines Andrew Hines

Features




Page 14 The soldiers of fortune Richard Buell
Page 23 Canadian kayak challenge Guy Lamarche
Page 35 www.knowitall.com Joe Lascelles

 

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2010 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 5 Colonialism or capitalism? Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 Democracy Ken Morrison
Page 10 Brave Hearst men honoured Ernie Bies
Page 11 Dungeons and dragons Richard Buell
Page 22 Manitoulin ghost-town Margo Little
Page 25 Canoe-foot - Nick Gregoris Peter Stinson
Page 28 To be, or not to be, Métis Joe Lascelles
Page 30 Flawed! J. Beaudry-Larocque
Page 34 Life in the car Julie Domenico
Page 36 Detour to re-open Syl Bellisle
Page 36 SSM solar energy Staff
Page 37 Goldcorp still growing! Staff

Features




Page 14 KLCVI - The last dance Richard Buell
Page 17 Tribute to Ivan Roy Notter Sam Newman
Page 19 Mining memories Staff
Page 20 Thunder Bay Art Gallery Alastair C. MacKay
Page 39 Xstrata closing Staff

 

HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2009 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 7 Newcomers Enjoy Christmas Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 Homegrown Holidays Richard Buell
Page 13 A Celtic/French Christmas Joe Lascelles
Page 17 '54 Twelves Hours of Christmas Ludvik Prevec
Page 19 Manitoulin Memories Margo Little
Page 21 Ambivalent Christmas Betty Guenette
Page 25 We Three Kings Peter Stinson
Page 28 Christmas Time Past Marion Seabrook
Page 33 Christmas Spirit Lily & Dick Williams
Page 37 I Have No Home, Part 3 J.Beaudry-Larocque
Page 40 Christmas, 1938 Ken Morrison

Features




Page 16 Icon, Dr. Pollock Dies David Brydges
Page 16 Sudden Death of Peter Stinson Staff
Page 24 Keep Christ in Christmas D.A. Bureau
Page 30 Cranberries, A Tradition Andrew Hind

 

HighGrader Magazine - Autumn 2009 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the editor  
Page 5 Liberal Mining Sell-Out Greogry Reynolds
Page 12 Northern College Librarian Richard Buell
Page 15 Hemlo Revisited Jim Parres
Page 17 Walter and Dickie Jim Creighton
Page 23 Cora Scott, Nurse Constance Suite
Page 27 Choices Betty Guenette
Page 33 Finnish Labour Temple Jean Morrison
Page 35 I Have NO Hometown J. Beaudry-Larocque
Page 38 Black Shacks Peter Stinson

Features




Page 9 The Sunday Drive Richard Buell
Page 19 Mark Seabrook, Ojibwe Artist Margo Little
Page 30 Famous Facial Hair Syl Belisle
Page 32 Cultural Differences Ken Morrison

 

HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2009 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the editor  
Page 7 The Most Affordable City Greogry Reynolds
Page 10 Northern Foundation Richard Buell
Page 13 I Have NO Home J. Beaudry-Larocque
Page 18 Robert Paananen Karina Paiement
Page 23 Daisy Peter Stinson
Page 26 Kerr Lake Ghost Maria Da Silva
Page 30 Shooting the Bull Lorne Larocque
Page 34 I Took The Bus Constance Suite
Page 38 Greening Sudbury Susan Ioannou

Features




Page 16 Remembering Harry Coot Bill Miller
Page 32 Egg of Time Lorne Larocque
Page 36 Oddities of American Democracy Ken Morrison

 

HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2009 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 6 Rites of Spring Richard Buell
Page 10 No Fear of Flying Greogry Reynolds
Page 14 Is All the Fuss Worth it? Ken Morrison
Page 15 Sick Peter Stinson
Page 18 Life...and death. Syl Belisle
Page 20 Randy C. Trudeau Margo Little
Page 25 How to Save Hockey Bill Miller
Page 26 Memories of a Trudeau J. Beaudry-Larocque
Page 28 Hitler Saved a Man's Life Paul Stringer Jr.
Page 30 Step Dance Fiddle Festival Maria Da Silva
Page 33 Life in the "Res" Richard Buell

Features




Page 5 Books by the Bay Suzanne Brooks
Page 23 A Francophone at Queen's Balir Neatby
Page 36 Labour Pains Jean Morrison
Page 38 Manitoulin Writers Retreat Margo Little
Page 39 Drawings of the Porcupine Denis Newman
Page 40 Humour Ottawa Correspondent

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2009 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 4 Letters to the editor
Page 8 How did we survive? Wayne Hartling
Page 9 Growth Plans Greogry Reynolds
Page 10 Schumacher Homecoming Lou Battochio
Page 13 Bridge of Many Wonders Richard Buell
Page 16 Why the failure? Ken Morrison
Page 17 Martin Panamick Margo Little
Page 20 Value of a Dollar Peter Stinson
Page 24 Monster did not get away Lorne Laroque
Page 27 Current Economic Crisis Bill Miller
Page 33 Travelers in Time Diane Trollope

Features




Page 29 Gold Dust on his Shirt Staff
Page 31 Naked Bones Can't Run Fred Manson
Page 34 Where Voices are Lowered Richard Buell
Page 40 Drawings of the Porcupine Denis Newman

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2009 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 4 Letters to the editor
Page 7 Depressing Northern Truths Gregory Reynolds
Page 11 A Tall Order - Doug Pollard David Brydges
Page 17 The Pipe Club Ludvik Prevec
Page 19 Francis Peter Kagige Margo Little
Page 22 Northern College Focus Richard Buell
Page 25 I Danced With a Girl Peter Stinson
Page 31 Crooners Turn Seventy Vera Constantineau
Page 33 Maple Syrup Harvest Andrew Hind
Page 35 Nursing - A Personal Statement Jane McNamara
Page 37 Value-Added Wood Ken Morrison

Features




Page 13 Ukrainian Canadians Richard Buell
Page 27 Empire & Goldfields Theatre Mark MacKenzie
Page 38 One Man's Opinion H.J. Knox
Page 40 Mine Shafts Denis Newman

HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2008 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 4 Letters to the editor
Page 8 Stan Fowler's Christmas Gift Gregory Reynolds
Page 12 Cedar Meadows - An Oasis Syl Belisle
Page 13 The Little Drummer Boy Peter Stinson
Page 18 Artist Don Else Margo Little
Page 23 Thessalon's Lumber King Andrew Hind
Page 25 Don Padley, Entrepreuner Staff
Page 26 A Christmas Memory Lilian Williams
Page 31 Hummingbird Christmas Richard Buell
Page 36 Christmas at One-Room School Ken Morrison

Features




Page 15 Disabled College Student Richard Buell
Page 29 A Christmas Miracle Andrew Hind
Page 33 Remembering Santa Parade Mark MacKenzie
Page 37 Mine Shafts Denis Newman

HighGrader Magazine - Fall 2008 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 4 Letters to the editor
Page 10 Hurrah for Engineers Ken Morrison
Page 12 Just Close the North! Gregory Reynolds
Page 15 Goldcorp and Hollinger Staff
Page 17 Elvis Miner's Memorial Syl Belisle
Page 23 Crystal Clear Bernie Jaworsky
Page 25 Dancing on Redstone Peter Stinson
Page 26 Words Melanie Marrtila
Page 31 Northern College arts Richard Buell
Page 33 Manitoulin Wood Carver Margo Little

Features




Page 19 Temiskaming Studio Tour Richard Buell
Page 20 Arcadia Borealis Book Review Jean Morrison
Page 27 The Victory Theatre Mark MacKenzie
Page 37 Mine Shafts Denis Newman

HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2008 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the editor
Page 7 Underground Gold Mine Tour Syl Belisle
Page 8 Porcupine Miner's Memorial Staff
Page 9 No Exploration North of the 51st Gregory Reynolds
Page 16 Murder in Whitney Township Bill Miller
Page 18 Mary Pheasant's Art Margo Little
Page 21 Melvin Madahbee, Artist Margo Little
Page 23 The Honeywagon Peter Stinson
Page 28 Now, a Carbon Tax? John C. Coates
Page 32 Words Melanie Marrtela
Page 34 Lost in the Rocks Maria Da Silva
Page 35 Bonfield, Ontario Andrew Hinds
Page 37 Why Extremists Ken Morrison

Features




Page 13 Northern's Vet School Richard Buell
Page 25 Memories of Sand Pit Road Lillian Williams
Page 27 Journey of a Blanket Jean and Ken Morrison
Page 39 Mine Shafts Denis Newman

HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2008 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the Editor  
Page 4 What If? Ken Morrison
Page 5 Leo Del Villano Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 Creating New Pathways Margo Little
Page 11 Burying the Ruler Margo Little
Page 14 Gilles Bélanger Syl Belisle
Page 17 Private Beauchamp Bill Miller
Page 19 Northern Artists Staff
Page 26 The Newfoundlander Peter Stinson
Page 32 La Foire Gourmance Staff
Page 35 Willisville Mountain Project Jon Butler
Page 38 The Road that Binds Connie Suite

Features




Page 23 The Palace Theatre Mark MacKenzie
Page 29 Kanpai from Japan Syl Belisle
Page 33 Northern College Staff
Page 40 Mine Shafts Denis Newman

HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2008 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the Editor  
Page 5 Building Northern Roads Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 Northern's School of Mines Richard Buell
Page 12 Shining Tree, 1946 Paul Strigner
Page 13 Purdy Lake Mica Mine Andrew Hind
Page 15 Northern Ontario & Global Warming Bill Miller
Page 16 Partner Ludvik Prevec
Page 23 Suicides and Layoffs Jon S. Thompson
Page 25 A Walk Down Memory Lane Sam Newman
Page 37 Morrisseau: Native Mentor Margo Little
Page 32 Marcel Henry, Trapper Janice Leuschen
Page 35 Dad's .22 Peter Stinson

Features




Page 19 Bill Boychuck, Collector Syl Belisle
Page 30 Red Lake Woodland Arts Michele Alderton
Page 37 Genealogy Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 39 Mine Shafts Denis Newman

HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2008 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the Editor
Page 5 Tribute to Ted Jewell Richard Buell
Page 9 Death of the Lumberjack Gregory Reynolds
Page 12 Logging Camps Andrew Hind
Page 14 Shirley Cheechoo, storyteller Margo Little
Page 22 Chip de Cairo Peter Stinson
Page 25 The Prospector Bill Miller
Page 27 The Changing Face of Mining Bill Miller
Page 30 Three Fortune Tellers Vera Constantineau
Page 33 The Car Crunch Ken Morrison
Page 36 High Falls Dam Damned? Staff
Page 37 Northern College Works Richard Buell

Features




Page 4 Headframe Mania Denis Newman
Page 7 Two Pillars of Poetry David C. Brydges
Page 16 Willisville Mountain Project Jon Butler
Page 17 The Broadway Theatre Mark MacKenzie
Page 28 Publish It Yourself Hazel Fulford
Page 35 Genealogy Elizabeth Lapointe

 

HighGrader Magazine - December 2007 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the Editor  
Page 8 The Mighty Hollinger Gregory Reynolds
Page 12 Christmas in the Fur Trade Bill McLeod
Page 13 Herald the Return of the Wapiti Peter Jekel
Page 15 The Christmas Gift Rosanna Battigelli
Page 17 Best Christmas Ever Lynn Spry
Page 20 Bad Plaid Vera Constantineau
Page 22 Behind the Bible Story Ken Morrison
Page 23 Christmas Meditation Margo Little
Page 25 Cold Feet Susan Eldridge-Vautour
Page 29 The Seasons of Toledo Richard Buell
Page 33 The Christmas Turkey Andrew Hind
Page 38 Christmas, 1943 Bill Miller

Features




Page 4 Headframe Mania Denis Newman
Page 5 The Cartier Theatre Mark MacKenzie
Page 35 Christmas Magic - Ahaibun Irene Gola
Page 36 Christmas in Spain, 1937 Jules Paivios



HighGrader Magazine - Fall 2007 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 4 Letters to the Editor  
Page 7 The Next Kidd Creek Gregory Reynolds
Page 9 Gold at 2000$ an Ounce? Bill Miller
Page 11 Come Out, Oh Little Moccasins Richard Buell
Page 14 Xstrata gives 300 000$ Staff
Page 15 The Harvest Andrew Hind
Page 18 Dieppe, Denial, or Taboo Ken Morrison
Page 20 Leland Bell, Manitoulin artist Margo Little
Page 24 Smoking, the Worst Crime Syl Belisle
Page 27 Waves Vera Constantineau
Page 34 Last Man Hung Jim Parres
Page 39 Perfect Christmas Gift! Staff

Features




Page 23 Headframe Mania Denis Newman
Page 31 I Think It's Over Staff
Page 37 Paralell Universes Richard Buell





HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2007 - TOP
Contents

Page 4                 Letters to the editor
Page 6                 Don Collins                                                 Gregory Reynolds
Page 9                 Circuit Champlain                                          Nicole Guertin
Page 12               The Will...and The Way                                  Richard Buell
Page 15               Sining Tree                                                    Jim Parres
Page 18               Manitoulin Potter                                             Margo Little
Page 22               Melvyn K. Drew                                               Tom Drew
Page 25               A Rite of Passage                                            Bill Miller
Page 27               Guerillas to Terrorists                                       Ken Morrison
Page 34               St. Isaac Jogues                                              Andrew Hind
Page 36               Soapland                                                      Vera Constantineau
Page 37               Walls and Ode to Dust S.                                 Diane Trollope

Features

Page 29               Menopause, Photo Shoots                           Jane Thompson
Page 31               Words                                                           Cheryl Kennelly
Page 33               The Cobalt Song                                          C.B. Corville
Page 38               Headframe Mania                                        Denis Newman


HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2007 - TOP

Contents

Page 2               Letters to the editor
Page 7               The Diamond Tax                                        Gregory Reynolds
Page 10               Guest Authors                                             Staff
Page 13               Books by the Bay Festival                            Staff
Page 17               Terry West Wins Lit Award      Syl Belisle
Page 26               The Madam Goes to Court                        Bill McLeod
Page 27               1959 - Buddy Holly pt 2                             Jim Parres
Page 29               Dark Side of Jacko River                            Andrew Hind
Page 31               Portrait of Dragon Slayer                             Margo Little
Page 34               End of Labour/NDP Alliance?                     Ken Morrison
Page 37               Camping                                                    Susan Eldridge-Vautour

Features

Page 14               Hooked on Carving                                    Richard Buell
Page 23               Residential Schools                                   Michele Alderton
Page 36               Genealogy                                                Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 39               Hollinger Houses                                        Denis Newman


HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2007 - TOP

Contents

Page 4               Letters to HighGrader
Page 6               Mines and promoters                              Gregory Reynolds
Page 9               Artist Mike Cywink                                  Margo Little
Page 11               Artist Ann Beam                                   Margo Little
Page 15               Cobalt’s Doctor-Poet                 David C. Brydges
Page 19               Photographer John Knox                      Vera Constantineau
Page 25               The Bending Rock Project                    Penny Brigham
Page 29               Marilyn Monroe Slept Here                   Maria da Silva
Page 31               Goldcorp Doing it right                         Syl Belisle
Page 36               My Gogama Adventure                         Francine Gaudette

Features

Page 18               1959, a very bad year                           Jim Parres
Page 27               Genealogy                                           Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 33               Swastika, NOT Winston, ON                  Richard Buell
Page 38               Paymaster shaft/bunkhouse                  Denis Newman
Page 39               Subscriptions                                        Staff


HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2007 - TOP

Contents

Page 4               Letters to HighGrader
Page 7               She fell off a mountain                                   Carol Grant Sullivan
Page 9               There’s no other industry here              Gregory Reynolds
Page 13               Barney Mack’s last job                        Bill Miller
Page 15               The Steep Rock iron mine                             Ken Morrison
Page 17               Mining, Murder and mayhem                        Jim Parres
Page 20               Old yellow top                                             Andrew Hind
Page 22               Hydro wastes $127 million                         Ottawa correspondent
Page 23               Northern Art                                                Various artists
Page 31               Remi and the moose                                    Blaine Gaouette
Page 33               The Brie Incident                                        Susan Eldridge-Vautour
Page 35               Hopping mad                                                Reba Cox
Page 39               A northern nursing day                                  Betty Guenette

Features

Page 27               George Jamieson                                           Gregory Reynolds
Page 37               Horsing around                                               Vivian Hylands
Page 42               ‘Almost’ Stompin’                                             Tom Jim Parres
Page 45               Porcupine                                                       Pete Hugh Vallance
Page 46               Headframe mania                                            Denis Newman


HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2006 - TOP

Contents

Page 2               Letters to HighGrader
Page 5               The Christmas Massacre                                   Gregory Reynolds
Page 8               The Longest Night                                           Clay Campbell
Page 11               Half a World Away                                       Vera Constantineau
Page 13               Green Christmas                                             Andrew Hind
Page 17               Should We Acknowledge Advent                    Ken Morrison
Page 19               A Manitoulin Memoir                                      Margo Little
Page 23               Just a Little Nippy                                         Sue Scherzinger
Page 26               His Own Christmas                                       Carol Emily De Angelis
Page 29               A Christmas Stakeout                                      Jim Parres
Page 31               Celebrating Yule                                             Irene Howard
Page 33               LSPC Christmas Fest                                     Brenda Reimer
Page 37               Friendscape                                                Susan Eldrige-Vautour

Features

Page 15               Sleeping Giant Writers’ Festival            Dorothy Colby
Page 21               When in the Moon of Wintertime                      Richard Buell
Page 35               Rolling it thin - Pepparkakor                              Nick Howard
Page 39               Genealogy                                                        Elizabeth Lapointe


HighGrader Magazine - Fall 2006 - TOP

Contents

Page 2               Letters to HighGrader
Page 5               Xstrata wins Falconbridge                                  Gregory Reynolds
Page 8               Kerr Lake                                                        Andrew Hindl
Page 16               Open Heart                                               Susan Eldrige-Vautou
Page 18               Rock Entrepreneur                                         Staff
Page 23               Streetcars at the Lakehead                              C.B. Campbell
Page 26               Founders of Staal Dynasty                              Ken Morrison
Page 27               The Wooden Bowl                                           Unknown
Page 28               A Hallowe’en to remember                 Gregory Reynolds
Page 31               Locally Grown Produce                                   Harry Burton
Page 34               Men o’ the north                                  Jean Morrison
Page 33               LSPC Christmas Fest                                      Brenda Reimer
Page 35               Is Harper a neo-con?                                       Ken Morrison
Page 38               Genealogy                                                 Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 39               Let me say this about that                               Syl Belisle

Features

Page 11               Stanley Cup                                                    Bill Miller
Page 13               National Finnish Festival                                Ari Lahdekorpi
Page 20               Remembrance Day in Cobalt                         Vivian Hylands
Page 21               Jim Prentice, M.P.                                          Syl Belisle


HighGrader Magazine - August - September 2006 - TOP

Contents

Page 2               Letters to the editor
Page 5               Is forestry terminally ill?                                   Gregory Reynolds
Page 8               Missing boy found alive                                   Blaine Gaouette
Page 14               One seaman’s life                      Steve Wheeler,Bernie Jaworsky
Page 18               Listening to the radio                                      Bill McLeod
Page 21               Balloons over Cochrane                                  Michelle Decevito
Page 23               Swords into ploughshares                               Bill Ceasar
Page 25               Maximum                                                   Susan Eldridge-Vautour
Page 30               Sternwheelers Gone                                        Joe Muething
Page 31               Lord Redesdale                                               Bill Miller
Page 27               McIntyre Dances                                              Jim Parres
Page 37               Little Honda becomes a cat                             Irene Howard

Features

Page 27               Repeating History                                        Ken Morrison
Page 35               Safe at home                                               Richard Buell
Page 39               Genealogy                                                   Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 40               Refugee vs pensioner $                              Ottawa correspondent


HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2006 - TOP

Contents

Page 2                Letters to the editor
Page 7                Robert Munsch comes to Cobalt                          Todd Bosak
Page 9                Come on over, Shania                                        Syl Belisle
Page 10               Polar bears and lumberjacks                              Staff
Page 12               Hockey Heritage North                                       Staff
Page 13               Real time, political time                                   Gregory Reynolds
Page 16               Mine disaster averted                                        Gary Schoenfeldt
Page 19               Eagle’s Earth                                         Staff
Page 23               What is democracy                                              Ken Morrison
Page 25               Books by the Bay                                          Vera Constantineau
Page 27               White Pine “Phil”                       Bill McLeod
Page 29               Echo Boréal                                                       Barry Grills
Page 32               Reverie                                               Susan Eldridge-Vautour
Page 33               HMCS Kirkland Lake                                          Steve Wheeler
                                                                                               Bernie Jaworsky
Page 36               You gotta love Timmins                                    Jim Parres

Features

Page 21               One final gardener                                             Joe Muething
Page 39               My Brother Vern                                                 Irene Howard
Page 40               Unknown Mineshaft                                            Syl Belisle


HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2006 - TOP

Contents

Page 2               Letters to the editor
Page 5               Big Box Stores                                        Gregory Reynolds
Page 8               A Tribute to Kirkland Lake                       Lud Prevec
Page 10            Gordon Lightfoot                                      Nat Reed
Page 14            Dobie Station                                           Staff
Page 15            The Ghosts of Mississippi                          Reba Cox
Page 17            The Last Supper                                       Bill McLeod
Page 18            The Next Great Prime Minister                  Syl Belisle
Page 21             Bethune’s Fur Trade Heritage      Jean Morrison
Page 25             Rand Home Computer                             Staff
Page 32             The Ghost, Bill Barilko and me                Bill Miller
Page 34             Dual Ghost Towns                                    Betty Guenette
Page 38             Genealogy                                               Elizabeth Lapointe

Features

Page 26             Growing Up British                                   Irene Howard
Page 30             Cobalt’s Glorious Past                   Vic Sokolowski
Page 36             Northern Gardener                                   Joe Muething
Page 40             SUBSCRIPTION FORM                           Staff


HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2006 - TOP
Contents

Page 2              Letters to the editor 
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age 6              Mining in Sudbury                                   Gregory Reynolds
Page 10            Stained Glass                                          Marek Krasuski
Page 12            Athend Rocks                                           Janice Leuschen
Page 14            Slag Heaps                                              Marek Krasuski
Page 19            I wonder...what if?                                   Reba Cox
Page 25            Did we really believe                               Staff
Page 26            Cascade of Emotion                                Betty Guenette
Page 28            Dingus McGee                                         Bill Miller
Page 32            Blueberries                                              Richard Buell
Page 34            Genealogy                                               Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 36            Believe it or not...                                    Lynn Spry

Features

Page 15            First Nation Housing                                 John M. Caruso
Page 21            Paymaster Disaster                                  Gregory Reynolds
Page 30            Northern Gardener                                   Joe Muething
Page 39            Headframe Mania                                   Staff    



HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2005 - TOP

Contents

Page 2              Letters to the editor
Page 6              Anatomy of a Porcupine Christmas                  Gregory Reynolds
Page 10            On becoming a Trapper                                  Bill McLeod
Page 12            The Christmas Code                                        Linda M. Bayley
Page 14            Condo 51                                                        Vera Constantineau
Page 20            All I Want for Christmas                                   Reba Cox
Page 22            Cobalt Agitators in the Lakehead, pt 2            Jean Morrison
Page 24            CJ Pies in Warren                                            Barry Grills
Page 28            A Christmas Journey                                       Betty Guenette
Page 31            My Montreal Jersey                                         Bill Miller
Page 33            Freedom from the Spanish Flu                        Richard Buell
Page 36            A Bite of Christmas                                         Lynn Spry    
Page 38            Genealogy                                                     Elizabeth Lapointe

Features

Page 15            Peshtigo – The Burning Wind, pt 2                Richard Buell
Page 26            Christmas Trees Around the World                 Joe Muething
Page 39            Backfill                                                           Editor
Page 39            Headframe Mania                                          Staff



HighGrader Magazine - Fall 2005 - TOP

Contents

Page 2              Letters to the editor                             

Page 5              Deep Port in Moosonee?                                Gregory Reynolds
Page 8              To Kneel before the Paperboss                       Richard Buell
Page 11            The Miller’s Tale                                          Bill Miller
Page 13            The Screaming Lady of Dead Man’s Dam     Richard Buell
Page 16            Remembering the Rink Shack                          Paul Filteau
Page 21            The Muskrat Stretcher                                     Bill McLeod
Page 22            Information Overload                                       Reba Cox
Page 24            Cobalt Agitators in the Lakehead                   Jean Morrison
Page 27            Outcrops, Northern Stories                              Vera Constantineau
Page 29            Genealogy                                                      Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 30            Seduced by a Trucker                                     Irene Howard
Page 32            Amazing Australia                                           Syl Belisle

Features

Page 18            Peshtigo– The Burning Wind                          Richard Buell
Page 35            Bumper Crops in Dawson City                         Joe Muething
Page 38            Headframe Mania                                           Staff
Page 39            Backfill                                                            Editor



HighGrader Magazine - Late Summer 2005 - TOP
Contents

Page 2              Letters to the editor
Page 4              The Beef Goes On                                              Richard Buell
Page 7              Phoenix Rising…in Cochrane                     Lawrence Martin
Page 9              Glick the Fur Thief                                              Bill McLeod
Page 11            Genealogy                                                         Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 12            An Extraordinary, Ordinary Man                         Bernie Jaworsky
Page15             The Matheson Fire                                             Richard Buell
Page 19            A Look at the Movies                                          Barry Grills
Page 21            Beaverhouse                                                      Richard Buell
Page 22            A Bear Goes Hunting                                          Ryan Perry
Page 24            Hey, I Used to go there                                       Richard Buell
Page 25            Southern Procrastination                                    Reba Cox
Page 26            Big Rig Chronicles                                              Catherine Howard
Page 28            A Canadian Looks at New Zealand                     Mara Creighton
Page 30            A Kirkland Lake Star!                                          Staff

Features

Page 33            The Oriental Tourist                                            Joe Muething
Page 32            Headframe Mania                                               Staff
Page 36            The Black Donnellys                                            Bill Miller
Page 39            Backfill                                                                Editor



HighGrader Magazine - Summer 2005 - TOP

Contents

Page 2              Letters to the editor                             

Page 4              Cheminis Hill                                                      Joe Lorenz
Page 5              More Letters to the Editor
Page 6              Up and Atom – Elliot Lake turns 50                    Richard Buell
Page 9              Elliot Lake and its First Bar                                 Bill Miller
Page 10            Elliot Lake Connections                                      Gregory Reynolds
Page 11            Half a Century of Memories                                 50th Anniversary
Page 13            Remembering Elliot Lake                                  The Standard
Page 14            Northern Population Decline                              Barry Grills
Page 16            The Norns – part 4                                              Irene Howard
Page 21            High Grade Human Ore – Don McKinnon          Robert Thompson
Page 24            Ghost Towns – Remembering Nicholson            Richard Buell
Page 25            Rack Pats                                                           Reba Cox
Page 36            The Ventriloquist                                                James Rees

Features

Page 30            Mississagi-Chapleau Forest Fire                         Richard Buell
Page 38            Headframe Mania                                              Staff
Page 39            Backfill                                                               Editor



HighGrader Magazine - Spring 2005 - TOP

Contents

Page 2              Letters to the editor
Page 5              PM Paul’s New Senator                                  Syl Belisle
Page 6              Can the family farm survive                            Richard Buell
Page 11            Once upon a Cheminis                                   Richard Buell
Page 14            Reflections in wood                                         Reba Cox
Page 16            Gold Town’s Music Man pt 2                  Bernie Jaworsky
                                                                                           and David Powell
Page 22            The Norns, the GTP and her                           Irene Howard
                         beautiful black hair pt 3
Page 25            Nightly, a poem                                              Allan Peltoniemi
Page 26            Casting the waters for tourism dollars             Barry Grills
Page 29            A time to remember                                       Vic Sokolowski
Page 34            How Aboriginals got their names                    Bill McLeod
Page 37            Boys of Angelsfields                                       Richard Buell 
Page 38            Conn SMythe and a lost passion                     Bill Miller

Features

Page 19            Cobalt’s cactus connection                   Joe Muething
Page 30            HighGrade Human Ore , Lawrence Martin       Robert Thompson
Page 33            Headframe Mania                                            Staff
Page 39            Backfill                                                             Editor



HighGrader Magazine - Winter 2005 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the editor
Page 4 Don't Get Me Going on Politics Syl Belisle
Page 5 Behond - A Pale Moose Joel Theriault
Page 11 A Decade of High Hopes, High Drama, and HighGrader Richard Buell
Page 14 Gold Town & its Music Man Bernie Jaworsky & David Powell
Page 18 The Noms, the GT, Part Two Irene Howard
Page 21 Miracle at Munroe Richard Buell
Page 27 High Grade Human Ore Robert Thompson
Page 29 Watching Maudie Load Charlie Smith
Page 32 The Dog Days of Winter Editoral Review
Page 35 Ontario Professor Studies Genealogists Elizabeth Lapointe
Page 36 Fingerprinting the Brain Brit Griffin
Page 39 Fear Not, Change is Good Lawrence Martin



HighGrader Magazine - Christmas 2004 - TOP

Contents

     
Page 2 Letters to the editor
Page 4 Clean and Green Richard Buell
Page 6 The Winds of Change Peter Jekel
Page 8 Hydro Bill Falls on Public Purse Richard Buell
Page 11 Personal Reflections on Sudbury's Made-in-China Economic Recovery Mick Lowe
Page 16 Sudbury Survives Mick Lowe
Page 17 The Northerner - The Hoyle Pond Mine & My Change at Insider Trading Bill Miller
Page 19 No Frills Arts Barry Grills
Page 20 Tell Me There's No Santa - I Dare You! Richard Buell
Page 25 Northern Gardener Goes Way East Joe Meuthing
Page 27 Reflections from a Small Town Charlie Angus
Page 29 The Chapleau Game Preserve William McLeod
Page 30 Tim Horton's, Canada, and Me Reba Cox
Page 33 The Noms, the GTP, and her Beautiful Black Hair Irene Howard
Page 36 Shoot-out in a Nowhere League Charlie Angus
Page 37 Thanksgiving Reflections Ruth Ward
Page 38 On the Importance of Ghouls Brit Griffin


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