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The North Bay is home to manufacturing enterprises that together provide hundreds of high-paying jobs, both skilled and unskilled.

But the public and political awareness of these important regional manufacturing assets is  not what it should be.

All this is happening at the same time many companies that moved operations overseas are starting to come back. [read more]