News Nominations Open for Timmins Chamber of Commerce 2017 Nova Awards SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, contributor, Friday, Dec. 16th, 2016 Nominations are now open for the Timmins Chamber of Commerce 2017 Nova Awards. This is a chance for residents to acknowledge some of their favourite local businesses. Chamber President Christine Bender says there are 15 different categories up for grabs. Bender says some of the categories include best place to work, best service and business of the year. Nominations will be accepted online until February 2nd.