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Feb 07, 2018, 13:30 ET New Equipment Enhances Capabilities in Ontario Northland's Remanufacturing and Repair Centre

NORTH BAY, ON, Feb. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - New line boring equipment recently obtained by Ontario Northland positions the company as the only railway in Canada offering in-house line boring capabilities to...


Jan 15, 2018, 15:55 ET Ontario Northland Operating in 20 New Communities

NORTH BAY, ON, Jan. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland has expanded its bus service westward to include Espanola, Sault Ste Marie, Wawa, White River and many communities in between. The new routes...


Jul 14, 2016, 15:25 ET CANARAIL selects Ontario Northland for the Refurbishment Contract of Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf Cars Creating Up to 80 New Jobs in North Bay

NORTH BAY, ON, July 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland is pleased to announce it has been awarded a contract from CANARAIL to refurbish Rocky Mountaineer luxury passenger rail cars. This work will...


Apr 18, 2016, 10:28 ET Tentative Agreement Reached Between Ontario Northland and Teamsters Motor Coach

NORTH BAY, ON, April 18, 2016 /CNW/ - The Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (Ontario Northland) and Teamsters Canada Rail Conference Division 910 announced that they have reached a...


Jan 15, 2016, 07:58 ET New Route Enhances Connection from the North to Ottawa

NORTH BAY, ON, Jan. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland will be offering service from Sudbury to Ottawa three days per week as of Thursday, January, 21st. "This route will provide a growth opportunity ...


Dec 15, 2015, 14:28 ET Agreement between Ontario Northland and Unifor Ratified

NORTH BAY, ON, Dec. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (Ontario Northland) and Unifor Local 103 announced today that the collective agreement for all five bargaining units...


Dec 07, 2015, 11:25 ET Agreement Reached Between Ontario Northland and IBEW

NORTH BAY, ON, Dec. 7, 2015 /CNW/ - A five year agreement has been reached between the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (Ontario Northland) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical...


Aug 12, 2015, 16:06 ET Corina Moore Appointed President and CEO of Ontario Northland Transportation Commission

NORTH BAY, ON, Aug. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - The Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (ONTC) announced today the appointment of Corina Moore as President and CEO. Since October 2014, Ms. Moore has...


Jul 16, 2015, 12:55 ET Teamsters Rail Ratify Five-Year Agreement with Ontario Northland

NORTH BAY, ON, July 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Northland Transportation Commission (Ontario Northland) and Teamsters Rail Conference Maintenance of Way Employees Division (TCRC MWED) announced today the...


Jul 09, 2015, 16:40 ET Increase in New Remanufacturing and Repair Work

NORTH BAY, ON, July 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Until recently, the Remanufacturing and Repair division focused on refurbishing passenger rail cars and maintaining Ontario Northland equipment. The division...


Jun 16, 2015, 07:42 ET Teamsters Rail and Ontario Northland Reach Tentative Labour Agreement

NORTH BAY, ON, June 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (Ontario Northland) and Teamsters Rail Conference Maintenance of Way Employees Division (TCRC MWED) announced today...


May 05, 2015, 11:21 ET New Agency Locations in Matheson and Englehart

NORTH BAY, ON, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Two new agency locations will be added to Ontario Northland's motor coach scheduled service as of Saturday, May 23, 2015. Tanny's Convenience 362 MacDougall Street...


Mar 23, 2015, 12:44 ET Local 1976 USW Ratify New Collective Agreement with Ontario Northland

NORTH BAY, ON, March 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (Ontario Northland) and the United Steelworkers Union Local 1976 (Local 1976 USW) announced today the ratification of ...


Mar 06, 2015, 17:33 ET Tentative Agreement Reached Between Ontario Northland and Local 1976 USW

NORTH BAY, ON, March 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Tentative agreement on a five year contract has been reached today between the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (Ontario Northland) and the United...


Feb 17, 2015, 17:07 ET Ontario Northland closing motor coach stations

NORTH BAY, ON, Feb. 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Transformation is underway at Ontario Northland and we are focused on increasing our efficiency, containing our costs and increasing revenue. Our motor coach...


Nov 17, 2014, 18:58 ET Refurbishment of the Polar Bear Express Train Begins

NORTH BAY, ON, Nov. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Refurbishment work has begun on Ontario Northland's Polar Bear Express. The train that connects Cochrane to Moosonee will feature new equipment with leather...


Sep 26, 2012, 18:43 ET Media Avidory - Northlander Passenger Train Service Ending This Friday

NORTH BAY, ON, Sept. 26, 2012 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Northlander passenger train will no longer operate after Friday, September 28, 2012. Every community served by the Northlander train...


Jul 24, 2012, 17:08 ET Historic Rail Car Travelling to the North

NORTH BAY, ON, July 24, 2012 /CNW/ - This year marks Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee's 100-year anniversary and as part of their centennial celebrations, the company is raising one million dollars for...


Jan 27, 2012, 13:27 ET Ontario Northland Proud to Officially Open Sudbury Bus Depot

NORTH BAY, ON, Jan. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - On Friday, January 27, 2012, Hon. Rick Bartolucci, MPP (Sudbury) and Minister of Northern Development and Mines, joined Paul Goulet, President and CEO of Ontario...


Jan 27, 2012, 07:53 ET Media Alert - Ontario Northland to Officially Open Sudbury Bus Depot

NORTH BAY, ON, Jan. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - This morning, join Ontario Northland as it officially opens its Sudbury Bus Depot. Date Friday, January 27, 2012 Time 10:30 a.m. Location 1663 The Kingsway,...


Dec 02, 2010, 12:42 ET Ontario Northland Enhances Bus Service on Sudbury-Toronto Route During Busy
Holiday Season

NORTH BAY, ON, Dec. 2 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland is pleased to announce that from December 6, 2010 to January 16, 2011, inclusive, an additional run will be scheduled on our Sudbury-Toronto bus route...


Nov 23, 2010, 11:02 ET Ontario Northland Extends Northlander Service To Porquis Junction

NORTH BAY, ON, Nov. 23 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland is pleased to announce that beginning December 15, 2010, its Northlander passenger train will now offer train service to the residents of the Town of...


Nov 10, 2010, 16:24 ET All Aboard Ontario Northland's Santa Claus Express!

NORTH BAY, ON, Nov. 10 /CNW/ - Children from across Northeastern Ontario will once again have an opportunity to ride the rails to the North Pole for a visit with Santa Claus on Ontario Northland's...


Sep 20, 2010, 13:37 ET All Aboard the Dream Catcher Express Fall Colour Train!

NORTH BAY, ON, Sept. 20 /CNW/ - The Dream Catcher Express, an exciting fall colour train excursion traveling between North Bay and Temagami, will be returning for a limited six day engagement in...


Aug 18, 2010, 15:01 ET New Ferry for Moosonee and Moose Factory

NORTH BAY, ON, Aug. 18 /CNW/ - Ontario Northland is very excited to announce that a new passenger-vehicle and freight ferry that will service the communities of Moosonee and Moose Factory has arrived ...