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Book Sale Huge Success & Buy Tickets for April 6 Fundraiser

Book Sale Huge Success  The recent CAPT book sale was a huge success. It brought in $2,860–$2,306 in book sales and $555 in sales of CAPT calendars and Painted Land DVDs!!  This is more than double the amount made at … Continue reading

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Book sale March 24 and 25th Station Mall

Book Sale March 24th and 25th at Station Mall Great way to support CAPT and Missanabie Cree First Nation’s efforts to re-establish train service to and from Hearst: come to the book sale this Thursday and Friday (March 24 and … Continue reading

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Learn more about the value of the ACR Passenger train to Northern economy

MUSIC FOR THE ACR – FUNDRAISER FOR ALGOMA PASSENGER TRAIN | westernsreboot https://westernsreboot.com/2017/03/11/music-for-the-acr-fundraiser-for-algoma-passenger-train/ This article describes in a few words the history of the trains demise, the impact on the economy for the North, and the lack of help from … Continue reading

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Silent Auction

 VIEW NOW! SOME SILENT AUCTION ITEMS PART OF THE IAN TAMBLYN: ALGOMA PASSENGER TRAIN FUNDRAISER! Two of the many exciting items CLICK HERE  TO VIEW MORE SILENT AUCTION ITEMS  Not all items for the auction are shown here, so be sure … Continue reading

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Burtch & McGuffins win Canadian Screen Award

CAPT is delighted to announce that Michael Burtch, Joanie and Gary McGuffin, along with Nancy Lang, Rebecca Middleton and Emma Hambly, won the prestigious Barbara Sears Award for Best Editorial Research by the Canadian Screen Awards. They received the award on … Continue reading

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input re: transportation Sault Ste Marie; deadline for reduced rate on hotel rooms

Important opportunity for your input re: transportation in Sault Ste Marie : time-limited There is a short time in which the Sault Ste. Marie Community Action Committee (CAC) is accepting comments for its report to the City.  Please click on … Continue reading

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INFORMATION RE- TICKETS FOR IAN TAMBLYN EVENT APRIL 6! You can now purchase your tickets via PayPal. The addition of $1.00 has been added to the price of the tickets, which will cover the cost of using PayPal. So please feel … Continue reading

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ACR e-petition deposited in House of Commons; event tickets on sale at CAPT table at Mall Feb 27

1. ACR passenger train e-petition deposited by MP Carol Hughes in House of Commons Carol Hughes, MP for Algoma–Manitoulin—Kapuskasing, presented the online petition to Minister of Transport Marc Garneau in the House of Commons on February 22.  She underlined the … Continue reading

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A MUST VIEW VIDEO OF A FAMILY’S TRIP ON THE ACR TO THE AGAWA CANYON IN 1940 AND LATER Take a few minutes  to view this Agawa Canyon video  and then share with others. Please make Comments in the Comments … Continue reading

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CAPT TABLE at Station Mall Monday Feb. 27 10 am to 3:00 pm CAPT volunteers will be at the Station Mall at a table opposite EB Games Store on Monday, February 27 from 10am to 3:00 pm.  This is a … Continue reading

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