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Former Sault MPP spent 13 years at Queen's Park; accepted 3-year terms on SAH board of directors

Former Sault Ste. Marie Ward 1 councillor and MPP David Orazietti accepted a three-year term as a Sault Area Hospital board of directors member last...

Game on for United Way campaign

. By Brian Kelly, . Friday, September 29, 2017 11:42:27 EDT PM. Campaign chair Sonny Spina and vice-chair David Orazietti speak following Friday's kickoff at...

Orazietti to receive prestigious IA Vannini Award tonight

David Orazietti is to receive the award before a sold-out event on Tuesday night at the Marconi Club. Presenting the award will be former Supreme...

Wynne to visit Sault Ste. Marie Monday

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne walks with Natural Resources Minister David Orazietti in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013. Wynne visited the Ermatinger/Clergue...

Keetch awaits meeting date with AG's office

David Orazietti, Sault MPP and Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services said both he, and his deputy minister Matthew Torigian were contacted by the...

Sault training firm gets $213000

Six Sault Ste. Marie businesses are receiving a total of $618,000 in support from Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corp. The funding will create 17 jobs,...

KPS nixes steel plant purchase

Marie MPP David Orazietti. “The government did not compel KPS to withdraw from the process. That's a decision made solely by KPS based on whatever...

Gayle Broad to lead community adjustment committee

In April, Sault MPP David Orazietti announced that the City of Sault Ste. Marie would receive $200,000 to launch the committee. The money, from the...

ADSB and HSCDSB receive extra funding

(Charlie Pinkerton/Special to The ) David Orazietti announced Thursday that the Ontario government is investing another $14 million into Sault area schools for infrastructure upgrades.Area...

OPP, city police share lab

Chief Robert Keetch, of Sault Ste. Marie Police Service, MPP David Orazietti and Chief Supt. Don Bell, of Ontario Provincial Police, speak before a media...

Orazietti gets mixed into cabinet shuffle

Orazietti was one of several ministers who has been given a new title as part of Premier Kathleen Wynne's cabinet shuffle Monday. He will now...

Orazietti:Protecting consumers key to legislation

Sault MPP and Minister of Government and Consumer Services David Orazietti said the proposed legislation will help Ontarians who use payday loans, installment loans, rent-to-own...

Residents to cough up costs

At the time it was thought Mantha would be bringing positive news as he had worked with Bill Mauro, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry,...

GHC looks at possibility of new build

The funding, from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, was announced Thursday by MPP David Orazietti. Orazietti said health care services in the city...

SIS gets cash to increase competitiveness

SIS Manufacturing Corp. is receiving $1 million from the provincial government to help expand the local business acquire state-of-the-art equipment and create new jobs. Sault...

Sault College gets $10.6M from province

Sault College has been awarded the largest single injection of funding from the province ever. Sault MPP David Orazietti announced Monday that the college will...

Apologies can prevent a war

Before you go to court, go to your adversary and make peace, or you will lose all you have. A lady sued her doctor for...

We're working on power rates: Orazietti

Government services minister Orazietti, another Northerner (Sault Ste. Marie MPP) said the government has spent billions of dollars to rebuild hydro-electric plants across the North.

Skeptical about separation: MILLROY

Marie, which Robinson touts as the centre of the new north, can't complain about what has come our way since David Orazietti, minister of government...

Sault College gets $2.3 M

The Ontario government is getting an A+ grade by Sault College for its investment into its apprenticeship programs. Sault MPP David Orazietti announced Friday that...

Council seeks more funding for bushplane museum

... the Ministry of Natural Resources) in 1924 and that the CBHC continues to preserve the Province's world class history of forest protection which was...

Orazietti denies any wrongdoing

The Ontario Progressive Conservatives have filed a complaint with the Integrity Commissioner against Sault MPP David Orazietti and are calling for him to step down.

New program to help complex patient needs

The program, one of 82 in Ontario that serves 67 regions, will better integrate systems for patient needs and focus on patient centre care, said...

Chamber advocates Sault Ste. Marie

Day-long meetings and workshops included secretary of cabinet Steve Orsini, Minister of Economic Development and Infrastructure Brad Duguid, Minister of Training Colleges and Universities and...

Partnerships create stronger communities

Marie Mayor Christian Provenzano touted the importance of partnerships and different levels of government, working together to create a stronger economy, a stronger country. Sault...

NDP MPPs call to revitalize steel industry

Sault MPP David Orazietti has repeatedly said the federal government needs to adopt the CSPA's Trade Remedy Modernization Plan. The Sault Ste. Marie MPP was...

CITT ruling hailed small victory by CSPA

Sault MPP David Orazietti called the ruling “excellent news for Tenaris and Canadian steel producers. “This is an important victory not only for the specific...

New federal government lauded for budget efforts

Sault MPP David Orazietti is commending the federal government on its commitment to improve trade rules for the steel sector. The federal government, in its...

Orazietti on TVO's Agenda to talk steel

Toronto - Sault Ste. Marie MPP David Orazietti will take part in a panel on TVO's “The Agenda” on Monday, March 21, to discuss Ontario's...

Steel industry raised in legislature

Marie (David Orazietti),” Duguid retorted. “He talks about it every single day.” Duguid assured the legislature that the provincial government is working to respond to...

Elected officials push steel industry

... under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act, both in Ontario. He said both the Northern Ontario Development and Mines Minister Michael Gravelle and Minister of...

Orazietti urges plan for fair steel trade | Sault Star

News, Local, Provincial, Canada, World, Sports, High School Sports, Local Hockey, Hockey, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Soccer, Lacrosse, Curling, Other ...David commends U.S. government on raising tariffs...

Council approves community action plan

Provenzano told city council that he's been working on the file since November and has met with MP Terry Sheehan and MPP David Orazietti along...

CAO recommends unified plan to combat economy woes

Horsman's nine-page report states that Essar Steel and city officials have been in communication with MP Terry Sheehan, MPP David Orazietti, the EDC, the Ministry...

Province invests in automatic referral app

Newcomers to Sault Ste. Marie will be able to more easily access local service providers through a new online interface tool. Sault MPP David Orazietti...

Spring bear hunt expanding

Marie, about human-bear encounters and we are committed to assisting our Northern communities in dealing with the problem of nuisance bears, Orazietti said. “This expansion...

City must lead to raise steel industry profile

MPP David Orazietti has recently held a press conference launching a petition to save the steel industry. The Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corp., the...

Residents await news on home-heating switch

Mayor Ken Lamming said at the February council meeting that he had left two telephone messages with the office of energy minister Bob Chiarelli, in...

Essar to appeal trade tribunal ruling

6. Two weeks ago Essar Steel representatives and other local industry stakeholders joined Sault MPP David Orazietti in calling on the federal government to adopt...

Chamber at odds over city budget comparisons

Sault MPP David Orazietti has consistently said that the city receives more provincial government grant funding than other Northern Ontario municipalities and still has higher...

Arauco hailed 'a success story'

Sault MP Terry Sheehan said it's important for government funding programs to continue to support developments like Arauco and for partnerships between the federal and...

Mayor asks staff for info on risk assessment

The mayor and council also received an email earlier this week from MPP David Orazietti, who confirmed that the Ontario Fire Marshal's Office can do...

Algoma Public Health gets governance coaching

Sault MPP David Orazietti, who was instrumental in calling for the investigation and review of the organization, supported the findings and recommendations in the review.

Fire risk assessment will answer burning questions

That's all fine and dandy, but a second, independent review – at no cost – wouldn't hurt anyone. It's expected that Sault Ste. Marie MPP...

City could receive risk assessment for free

He said the association has met with Sault MPP David Orazietti, and communication has been made with representatives from the Ministry of Community Safety and...

Elementa receivership 'unfortunate'

Sault Ste. Marie MPP David Orazietti said the province created a program that was unique to support the waste-to-energy technology that Elementa and a similar...

Doug's annual darts and laurels

Sault Star - MILLROYSault StarShe was also instrumental in bringing about the financial audit of APH and the assessment of its board that Sault MPP...

New citizens welcomed to Canada

Mayor Christian Provenzano, Sault MP Terry Sheehan and Paul Bichler, representing Sault MPP David Orazietti who could not attend the event because of a prior...

Orazietti asks PM for assistance

Sault MPP David Orazietti has penned a letter to the Prime Minister urging him to enforce policies against off-shore manufacturers committing unfair trade practices and...

Province provides funding dollars for 2016

Sault MPP David Orazietti said the province has continued to upload services and ultimately, it won't give the money to municipalities if it is going...