Elliot Lake


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Elliot Lake,

city (1991 pop. 14,089), S central Ont., Canada, W of Sudbury. The focus of a 1950s uranium-mining boom, it is now a retirement home center. Uranium mining ended in the 1990s.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. www.cc.columbia.edu/cu/cup/
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Nearly seven years after the tragic collapse of the roof of the former Algo Centre Mall, Elliot Lake city council has approved the city's purchase of the land it sat on.
A December 6 announcement from the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) has ruled out Elliot Lake and Blind River in the running for a deep storage facility for the spent nuclear fuel from Canada's reactors.
Wood has been charged with two counts of criminal negligence causing the deaths of two women who were crushed in the cave-in of the Algo Centre shopping center's rooftop car-park in the town of Elliot Lake, Ontario.
When I returned to Elliot Lake. I decided through a petition to get our Member of Parliament, Brent St.
The rescue attempt that took place this week at Elliot Lake made Canadians look like a nation of bunglers.
At least 22 people suffered minor injuries in the roof collapse Saturday afternoon at the Algo Centre Mall in Elliot Lake.
Algonquin artist Christopher Wabie created this fantastic headdress while a student at the White Mountain Academy of the Arts at Elliot Lake in northern Ontario.
ON 18 APRIL 1974 ELLIOT LAKE uranium miners at Denison Mines staged a wildcat strike and picketed to protest their unhealthy working conditions.
The City of Elliot Lake has publicly expressed interest in possibly becoming one of the sites for the long-term disposal of nuclear waste for Canada's nuclear industry.
He graduated from Elliot Lake High School, Elliot Lake, Ontario in 1962.