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01-24-2011, 10:09 AM
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Mining and hockey eh?
Yup. That's basically what Timmins is and has been about. Since the town was founded in 1912, we've had about 20-25 NHL'ers hail from here. Mostly guys who played in the 1940's, 1950's, and so on though. Shean Donovan and Stevie Sullivan are the only guys from here playing in the NHL right now.

The thing that we're probably most known for however.....is that we're also the hometown of country starlet Shania Twain.

*vomits all over self*

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