Elliot Lake Mall Collapse

Collapsed Mall Owner's Stunning Admission

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2013 | Canada Business

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - A former manager of the ill-fated Algo Centre Mall accused its owner of being an unethical, slave-driving employer and sleazy land...

Engineer Charged In Wake Of Mall Collapse

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - A professional engineer faces charges under health and safety laws in connection with last summer's deadly mall collapse in a northern Ontar...

McGuinty To Testify

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Former Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty is expected to testify at the judicial inquiry into last summer's deadly collapse of a mall, The Cana...

WATCH: How Disaster Struck At Elliot Lake Mall

The Huffington Post Canada | Lauren Strapagiel | Posted 03.21.2013 | Canada

A video shown at the Elliot Lake Inquiry reveals how tragedy struck last June at the Algo Centre mall. The part-computer animated, part-real securi...

'I Used To Like The Sound Of Rain'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.11.2013 | Canada

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - A former chief librarian continues testimony today at the inquiry into the mall collapse in Elliot Lake, Ontario.Barbara Fazekas t...

Inquiry Into Deadly Mall Collapse Begins

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.03.2013 | Canada

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - Many people had the opportunity to prevent the deadly collapse of a mall in northern Ontario last summer but failed to do so, the ...

Elliot Lake Rescue Emails Among Premier's Staff Revealed

CBC | Posted 01.08.2013 | Canada Politics

Documents obtained by CBC News illustrate intense discussions taking place within the Ontario premier's office between the time rescue efforts were st...

'You Can't Buy Underwear In Elliot Lake Today'

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2012 | Canada Politics

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - The days are still long and warm but winter is on the minds of many residents of Elliot Lake, a community nestled among the rugged...

Mall Collapse Inquiry Holds First Public Meeting

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - Residents of this northern Ontario community stood at microphones Wednesday to express frustration, anger, and above all the profo...

Mall Collapse Inquiry Kicks Off

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2012 | Canada

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - Residents of this northern Ontario town get a chance Wednesday to meet the man they hope will answer the questions they have about...

$2 Million For Elliot Lake Businesses

CP | Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Ontario's governing Liberals say they've set up a two-year, $2-million fund to help businesses devastated by a deadly mall collapse in Ellio...

Lawsuit Filed In Mall Collapse

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.05.2012 | Canada

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - A number of residents of a northern Ontario community still reeling from a deadly roof collapse at a local commercial hub have lau...

Why Reverse Decision To Cut Search And Rescue Funding?

CBC | Posted 08.30.2012 | Canada

The federal government has no intention to reverse its decision to cut funding to the Joint Emergency Preparedness Program (JEPP), which includes fund...

Elliot Lake Victim's Tearful Fiance Speaks

CBC | Posted 06.28.2012 | Canada

A representative of the Algo Centre Mall in Elliot Lake, Ont., faced tough questions and outrage from locals today as he spoke on behalf of the shoppi...

What Happened?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.28.2012 | Canada

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - An array of accusations from local residents, death threats against a mall owner and the prospect of a class action lawsuit all co...

'Tear It Down'

CBC | Posted 08.28.2012 | Canada

An emotionally charged press conference today at the site of the Algo Centre Mall cave-in at Elliot Lake, Ont., swung from outrage directed toward the...

2 Bodies Pulled From Elliot Lake Mall Wreckage

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - Residents say they want accountability after efforts to find survivors in the wreckage of a partially collapsed shopping mall in E...

No Plans To Visit Scene Of Mall Tragedy

CP | Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Premier Dalton McGuinty says he has no immediate plans to go to Elliot Lake to comfort a community still reeling from the mall collapse that...

Ontario Too Slow To Respond?

CBC | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada

Questions are being raised about the way officials in Ontario have responded to the emergency in Elliot Lake, but Premier Dalton McGuinty says now is ...

Collapsed Mall Had A History Of Complaints

CP | Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - The Elliott Lake mall whose roof collapsed over the weekend, killing at least one person, had a history of complaints about leaks and mould ...

People Unaccounted For After Ont. Mall Roof Collapses

CP | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. - Police say at least nine people remain unaccounted for in a labyrinth of twisted metal and heavy concrete slabs after the roof col...