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Call for Nominations: Board Directors for RTO8

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF DIRECTOR REGIONAL TOURISM ORGANIZATION 8 Regional Tourism Organization 8 (RTO8) is a provincially recognized not-for-profit tourism partnership between The City and County of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes and County of Northumberland. Incorporated in December 2010, with funding and support from the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, RTO8’s primary purpose […]

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TIAO Newsletter | March 8th, 2017

Read the TIAO Newsletter from March 8th, 2017. Province Provides $203,206 for Indigenous Business Initiatives (Northern Ontario Business) Animbiigoo Zaagi’igan Anishinaabek will receive $100,000 for a mixed-use highway commercial development plan, which includes identifying businesses and services best suited for the geographical area. Eabametoong First Nation will receive $36,952, which will be applied to train and build capacity […]

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Press Release: Trail Towns Workshop 2017 Community Incentive Award Winners Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Trail Towns Workshop 2017 Community Incentive Award Winners Announced February 1, 2017 (Peterborough, ON)–Kawarthas Northumberland is pleased to announce the winning entries to the Trail Towns Workshop 2017 Community Incentive Award submissions. Not-for-profit organizations were invited to submit projects aimed at pursuing trail town related experiential tourism development initiatives associated with the […]

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Press Release: Kawarthas Northumberland and Days Inn & Suites Lindsay Partnership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kawarthas Northumberland and Days Inn & Suites Lindsay Announce Partnership for Kawartha Trans Canada Trail Sponsorship January 30, 2017 (Peterborough ON) – Through the 2016-17 Partnership Allocation Program, Kawarthas Northumberland (Regional Tourism Organization 8) and Days Inn & Suites Lindsay have partnered to provide a “Love Your Trail Sponsorship” to the Kawartha Trans […]

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OCTA: Do Something Delicious Newsletter

Read the full OCTA Newsletter here. Excerpt: “Peterborough is more than just a city nestled on the Otonabee River. Over the last decade, it’s become a bustling hub of food and culture — with a healthy outdoor adventure scene. To this day, it’s one of the best market town’s we’ve visited. It’s also the urban […]

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TIAO Industry Newsletter – January 5th, 2017

Celebrate Ontario’s 150th Anniversary in 2017 (Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport) Ontario is marking the occasion in a meaningful way by investing in initiatives and events that will leave a lasting legacy for people across the province.  Highlights include: Winter Week, a celebration of 100 years of hockey in Toronto at various City of Toronto […]

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TIAO Industry Newsletter | December 22nd, 2016

Ontario Tourism Current Performance Indicators October 2016 (Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport) This user friendly, interactive tool is updated monthly with the latest tourism statistics including border crossings, accommodation statistics, travel price index, economic indicators and consumer response indicators. Read more. Read the full TIAO Industry Newsletter here. 

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TIAO Newsletter – December 15th, 2016

View the full TIAO Industry Newsletter here. The NEW ImageOntario.com (OTMPC) OTMPC recently unveiled a redesigned and refreshed imageontario.com. Enhancements improve behind-the-scenes functionality resulting in a more streamlined and efficient experience for users accessing Image Ontario digital assets. Imageontario.com now features, in addition to thousands of appealing visuals, access to online video and multimedia, an enhanced search function […]