Feb 14, 2022 at 07:56
Weather: Extreme Cold Warning
- Today – Flurries. Local amount 2 cm. Wind up to 15 km/h. High minus 12. Wind chill minus 31 this morning and minus 15 this afternoon. Risk of frostbite. UV index 1 or low.
- Tonight – Partly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries early this evening then clear. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 31. Wind chill minus 20 this evening and minus 36 overnight. Risk of frostbite.
COVID-19 Stats in Algoma (February 10, 3:00 p.m.):
|Current||Previous||Change from previous report|
|Close contact of a confirmed case||1,438||1,433||5|
|Unknown Source of Infection||2,370||2,330||40||Evidence of Community Spread||Recent Cases|
|Central & East Algoma||456||450||6||Yes||Yes|
|Elliot Lake & Area||155||154||1||Yes||Yes|
|Sault Ste. Marie & Area||3,624||3,610||14||Yes||Yes|
- Sad to hear that Ivan Reitman, the influential filmmaker and producer behind “Animal House” to “Ghostbusters,” has died at the age of 75.
- The 24th Annual Chapleau Pike Derby was a great day – although cold… 21 fish were caught in the one day derby. The top three winner were:
- 1 – $10,000 – 30.75″, 7.96, Keith Boyer of Red Lake
- 2 – Honda TRX 420 Wheeler – 30.5″, 7.26lbs, Michael Velanoff of Terrace Bay
- 3 – $4,000 – 29″, 6.6 lbs, Ashely Keech of Chapleau
- Premier Doug Ford will be joined by Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health, and Dr. Kieran Moore, Chief Medical Officer of Health, to make an announcement at 9:30 a.m.