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Great Stories

Do you know someone with a great story? We want to share it!

Everyone knows a great person with a great story. So, our concept is simple. Find amazing people in our community with great stories to tell and share those stories with everyone else.

We are looking for heroes, philanthropists, innovators, volunteers, good neighbours, visionaries, donors, adventurers, veterans or anyone you think is a great person with a unique story.

Submit a short summary that includes the name of the person and the story you think we should highlight. Give us your name and contact info as well as the contact for the person you want us to write about (or he best person to contact that can tell their story).

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Volunteer's mission results in warm feet, 'tearful moments'

Volunteer's mission results in warm feet, 'tearful moments'

Leslie Cassidy-Amadio says the idea for her charity hit her like a lightning bolt
Want to be better at what you do? You need to understand commitment, says Ken Belanger

Want to be better at what you do? You need to understand commitment, says Ken Belanger

The former NHLer, who now runs a training facility, says a big part of what makes people great is in their heads
Sault's Mihell golden at national Muay Thai competition

Sault's Mihell golden at national Muay Thai competition

Cydney Mihell earns gold medal at 2019 National Muaythai Canada Championship
The art of hairstyling (or how I learned to love my locks)

The art of hairstyling (or how I learned to love my locks)

Shampoo Alley owner and hair stylist Sarah Kelly talks about her passion for transforming her clients through their hair.
It's all about quality time for this Big Brother

It's all about quality time for this Big Brother

Marc Sageloly says being there for young boys while they're growing up can pay huge dividends
Lawrence Brown helped Algoma University survive in its early days <b>(4 photos)</b>

Lawrence Brown helped Algoma University survive in its early days (4 photos)

Arranged university’s move to its current Queen Street East location
At 88, hockey is still in Angelo Bumbacco's blood

At 88, hockey is still in Angelo Bumbacco's blood

Recently able to return to the rink where he belongs after an absence, the legendary Soo Greyhounds GM talks with Bill Montague about life, sports and that historic Memorial Cup win in 1993
Search and Rescue runs in the family for Jamie Lynn Marshall

Search and Rescue runs in the family for Jamie Lynn Marshall

In this week's edition of Helpers, Tiffy Thompson talks to a volunteer who is proud to help families when their loved ones are missing, even though sometimes the outcome isn't good
Sault paramedics go pink for breast cancer <b>(2 photos)</b>

Sault paramedics go pink for breast cancer (2 photos)

Sault EMS paramedics, students volunteer their time for breast cancer fundraiser at local grocery stores
How the Sault Armoury got hold of an historic cannon (it wasn't easy)

How the Sault Armoury got hold of an historic cannon (it wasn't easy)

Effort took two years, hit numerous roadblocks along the way, retired officer says