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FedNor announces whack of new spending in tourism support for Georgian Bay and the North Channel

The Federal Economic Development Agency for Northern Ontario (FedNor) has announced more than $8.7 million in tourism support, a fair bit of which is going to recipients in Georgian Bay and the North Channel. Here are the relevant details from the FedNor announcement: Town of Parry Sound$494,250 The Town of Parry Sound is receiving a …