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Latest Media Coverage CAPT submits multimodal strategy response | Sault Star- by Elaine Della-Mattia http://www.saultstar.com/2017/09/27/capt-submits-multimodal-strategy-response   An Intern’s Experience at the Gathering in Missanabie by  Riley Smith October 11, 2017  https://saultonline.com/2017/10/an-interns-experience-at-the-gathering-in-missanabie/    Check out what’s on the walls in this motel: The … Continue reading

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some media coverage re: our response to NOMTS

Our Response to NOMTS (Northern Ontario Multimodal Transportation Strategy) Sootoday.com “First the feds, now the province is off-track when it comes to passenger rail service group states” by Darren Taylor https://www.sootoday.com/local-news/first-the-feds-now-the-province-is-off-track-when-it-comes-to-passenger-rail-service-group-states-724163 Wawa-news.com “CAPT says Northern Ontario Multimodal Transportation Strategy Lacks … Continue reading

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2018 CAPT Calendar request for photos— Theme: Children and the Passenger Train Message text:

We are asking for CAPT supporters to send us digital photos (high resolution) from various communities along the Algoma passenger train corridor that depict children and the train. For example: a child or children waiting for the train a child … Continue reading

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Petitions and Post Cards added to main menu

Petitions in the past were on the top of the: “HOME PAGE .” They are now to be found on the Main Menu above: “PETITIONS AND POST CARDS.” The petition that was on Change.org relayed the following information: 1,768 supporters … Continue reading

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Latest Media Coverage

“Algoma passenger rail advocate brings Bear Train protest sign to Prime Minister’s rally in BC ‘I took the opportunity to make a sign in support of the bear train’ says former Searchmont resident” –  Sootoday.com  – Aug. 5, 2017 News Release  … Continue reading

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The Bear Train and the Prime Minister in Revelstoke, BC. Email message:

  Passenger train supporter Forrest Hinich  (from Searchmont) sent us this message and photos from Revelstoke, BC.” I live in Revelstoke and today Justin Trudeau was in town supporting the forest fire evacuees and also celebrating 150 years of train … Continue reading

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Media Event Friday, July 28 and Latest Media Coverage

“Not giving up the fight to get this train back on the rails” by Jairus Patterson  CTV Northern Ontario  July 28, 2017 http://northernontario.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1177464 “Stakeholders continue fight for passenger train “ By Elaine Della-Mattia, Sault Star  July 28, 2017 http://www.saultstar.com/2017/07/28/stakeholders-continue-fight-for-passenger-train “Advocates urge feds … Continue reading

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CAPT is once again looking for community support. See info and petition

The Coalition for Algoma Passenger Trains (CAPT) Contacts: Dawne Cunningham 705-759-6195 Linda Savory Gordon 705-943-0971       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   May 9th, 2017 FUND ONTARIO’S 1ST FIRST NATION TRAIN: MASK-WA OO-TA BAN (BEAR TRAIN)               Urgent: Businesses, Communities … Continue reading

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Mask-wa Oo-Ta-Ban (Bear Train) Fundraiser

Mask-wa Oo-Ta-Ban (Bear Train) Fundraiser Huge Success We will be sending out further information about the April 6th Fundraiser Event for the Mask-wa Oo-Ta-Ban (Bear Train) attended by about 400 people, but for now we wish to express our deep … 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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