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Province invests in tourism training

Some 300 people will get free training to work in the ailing northern Ontario tourism industry this summer thanks to a $1.25 million investment by the province.

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Support in budget welcomed by tourism industry

A second round of Ontario Small Business Support Grant funding announced in the 2021 provincial budget will help many businesses get through another pandemic-ravaged season, says a tourism operator who is welcoming the additional support.

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Budget includes support for tourism

Hunting, fishing, and recreational camps that may not have been eligible for the Ontario Small Business Support Grant may be able to apply for a second round that will pay between $10,000 and $20,000, the province announced as part of the 2021 budget.

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Rebate, funding offers hope for northern tourism

A 20% tourism travel rebate proposed in the provincial budget, as well as an emergency funding opportunity offers hope for tourism operators dealing with the crushing blow of pandemic-induced travel restrictions.

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Licence refund requests on the rise

Requests from American anglers and hunters seeking refunds or extensions for purchased hunting and fishing licences are on the rise.

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Province invests in northern tourism

Northern Ontario will benefit from a $1.2 million investment to promote the Destination Northern Ontario and Destination Ontario domestic tourism initiatives.

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Border closure hurting tourism operations

Ontario’s lodges, outfitters, and guides continues to reel in the wake of the Canada-US border closure, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Free fishing in July extended

The province will offer free fishing for two weeks in July, instead of one, as part of Canada Day celebrations.

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Short-term rentals can reopen

Short-term rentals, including lodges, cabins, and cottages, can now resume operations.