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MICHAUD, Armand

Nov 11, 2017 @ 17:56 Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the Lady Dunn Health Centre on Wednesday November 8, 2017 at the age of 80 years. Beloved husband of Simone. Loving father of Jacqueline Hoffman (Jeff), Jacques Michaud and Diane Michaud (Larry Lapham). Proud grandfather of Jason, Cheyelle, Allyson, Brandon and Foster and great-grandfather of ...

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Ontario Pays Tribute to Veterans and Soldiers

Premier Kathleen Wynne is encouraging people of all ages to attend one of the more than 175 Remembrance Day ceremonies being held in communities across Ontario today to honour the men and women who have served our country in times of conflict and peace. Ontario’s official Ceremony of Remembrance will be held this morning at Queen’s Park, marking the end ...

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Saturday Morning News – November 11

Nov 11, 2017 @ 06:46 Weather Today – Periods of snow and local blowing snow. Risk of snow squalls over eastern sections. Amount 2 cm except locally 10 cm over eastern sections. Wind southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light early this afternoon. High plus 1. Tonight – Periods of snow. Risk of snow squalls over eastern sections this ...

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Council Declares Tamara Liddle’s Seat Vacant

Nov 9, 2017 @ 12:51 At today’s Special Meeting of Council, Council approved three applications and funding for projects under the new Municipal GHG Challenge fund: to replace the Municipality of Wawa’s aging fleet wth new fleet that produces less greenhouse gas emissions, committing funding up to $80,000 in the year 2018 towards the project costs of $160,000 in 2018; ...

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Hey Wawa! Show your support!

Nov 9, 2017 @ 08:05 Shine the Light on Woman Abuse is a public awareness campaign which originated in London, Ontario. November is Woman Abuse Prevention Month in Ontario, and this year Wawa’s Committee on Woman Abuse is participating in the campaign to Shine the Light on Woman Abuse.   The goals of the Shine the Light on Woman Abuse campaign ...

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Wednesday Morning News – November 8

Nov 8, 2017 @ 08:03 Weather – Flurries. Temperature steady near minus 1. Tonight is will snow. Amount 5 to 10 cm. Low minus 12. Roads Last updated: 2017-11-08 – early morning report 101 Shawmere River to Highway 651 bare and dry road with bare and wet road sections. 2017-11-08 3:58 101 Highway 651 to Wawa bare and dry road with ...

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Sunday Morning News – November 5th

  News Tidbits – Remembrance Day in Hawk Junction will Sunday, November 5, 2017. Legion members will be out for the ceremony. Lunch will be served after the ceremony. Remembrance Day service will be held at 1:00 pm.

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Saturday Morning News – November 4

Nov 4, 2017 @ 07:57 Weather – Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries late this afternoon. Wind becoming east 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon. High minus 1. Tonight will be loudy. 60 percent chance of flurries changing to 60 percent chance of rain before morning. Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Wind ...

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Victims Identified in Fatal Collision

Nov 3, 2017 @ 18:25 On November 1, 2017, at approximately 8:30 a.m. officers from the Thunder Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 17,  40 km West of Shabaqua. Two Commercial Motor Vehicles (tractor-trailer units) collided and Highway 17 was closed approximately nine hours.   The two deceased have been ...

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Tim Hortons Wawa ‘Smile Cookie’ Campaign donates to Chadwic Home

Nov 3, 2017 @ 08:05   Yesterday morning, November 2nd. Tracey and Mark Toffner (Tim Hortons Wawa) presented Chadwic Home Executive Director Paula Valois with the proceeds of this year’s Smile Cookie Campaign.   Every year, Tim Hortons patrons purchase their Smile Cookies for only $1 from September 11th-17th. Their full $1 goes to support local charities. This year, the ...

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Friday Morning News – November 3

Nov 3, 2017 @ 07:56 Weather – Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. Wind north 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light near noon. High zero. Marine – Strong wind warning in effect. Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to north 20 this morning and to north 10 this afternoon. Wind veering to northeast 10 this evening then increasing ...

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Wednesday Morning News – November 1

Weather – A few flurries ending near noon then cloudy with 40 percent chance of flurries or rain showers. Wind becoming south 20 km/h gusting to 40 this morning. High plus 3. Tonight will be cloudy. 40 percent chance of flurries or rain showers early this evening. Snow or rain beginning this evening. Snowfall amount 5 cm inland. Wind south ...

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Icy Road Conditions – No School Bus from Dubreuilville

Algoma & Huron-Superior Transportation Services Consortium has advised media sources that the Lacroix bus from Dubreuilville is not running today due to the icy road condition.  These students normally travel to Wawa to attend ADSB elementary school and Ecole St. Joseph.   Other travellers to and from Dubreuilville may wish to take extra care this morning.

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