The economy of Timmins, Ontario is largely based on the extraction of natural resources. It is supported by industries related to the mining of copper, gold, nickel, silver, and zinc. There’s gold in them hills!
Timmins is the hometown of country singing sensation, Shania Twain. With over 100 million records sold, Twain is the most successful female artist in country music history. Still the one!
Timmins has been a popular place to live for a real long time. Archeological research indicates human settlement in the area dating back at least 6,000 years. This old town!