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Freezing Drizzle Today

Nov 23, 2018 @ 07:16 Freezing drizzle advisory in effect for: Wawa – Pukaskwa Park – White River – Dubreuilville (and other areas on the map to the right)   Areas of freezing drizzle are expected or occurring. Freezing drizzle continues this morning. Freezing drizzle will come to an end early this morning for areas near the northern shore of Lake ...

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WFHT Welcomes Dr. Dannica Switzer

The Wawa Family Health Team is very pleased to be announcing a new member to our team. We would like to extend a warm welcome to Dr. Dannica Switzer as of January 2, 2019. Dannica was born and raised in Wawa, and having spent the better part of the past 15 years away, she is excited about returning to her ...

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Thursday Morning News – November 22

Weather – it is bitterly cold out there. There are reports of -25 in Dubreuilville, -21 in White River, and -28 in Hornepayne. Today – Increasing cloudiness. Flurries beginning early this afternoon. Local amount 2 cm. Wind becoming south 20 km/h gusting to 40 early this afternoon. High minus 7. Wind chill minus 27 in the morning and minus 14 ...

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Corporate Planning Meeting Tonight – November 20

The last Corporate Planning Meeting for Council of 2014/18 will be held tonight, Tuesday, November 20, 2018 in Council Chambers at 6:00 p.m. Agenda CALL TO ORDER & NOTE MEMBERS PRESENT REVIEW OF ADDENDUM & APPROVAL OF AGENDA Approval of Agenda ANNOUNCEMENTS / DEPUTATIONS DECLARATION OF PECUNIARY INTEREST AND THE GENERAL NATURE THEREOF APPROVAL OF MINUTES Approval of Minutes – Corporate ...

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Ford’s $3.2 billion in cuts will hurt Algoma-Manitoulin families

In the Fall Economic Statement, Doug Ford and his Conservatives have cut more than $3.2 billion, including the Transportation operating budget by $305 million.   “Northerners are already affected by poor road maintenance, winter and summer.  We can’t afford more cuts when our highways are closed for days after floods or snowstorms,” said NDP MPP Micheal Mantha.  “People in Northern ...

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Hwy 17 OPEN (collision) 11kms South of Wawa

Nov 18, 2018 @ 09:35 Highway 17 is now open. Both vehicles have been removed.   Nov 18, 2018 @ 07:45 Highway 17 is now open to one lane. The collision site is in a corner, watch for traffic control. The roads are slushy, snowy, snow packed and slippery. Drive with care. Nov 18, 2018 @ 07:23 Highway 17 about ...

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Harte Gold Reports Third Quarter Results

Harte Gold is pleased to announce its 2018 third quarter (“Q3”) results ended September 30, 2018. Mr. Stephen G. Roman, President and CEO of Harte Gold stated, “Harte Gold is pleased to report significant achievements towards commercial production. Ramp-up of the mill continues successfully and stope production has now started. We remain on track to declare commercial production this quarter.” ...

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Friday Morning News – November 16

Weather Today – Periods of snow ending near noon then cloudy with 40 percent chance of flurries. Local amount 2 cm. Wind becoming northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon. Temperature falling to minus 2 this afternoon. Wind chill minus 9 in the afternoon. UV index 1 or low. Tonight – Mainly cloudy with 40 percent chance of flurries. ...

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Hawk Junction Remembers – Remembrance Day 2018

      On November 4th, the residents of Hawk Junction were joined by residents of Wawa, RCL Branch 429 to parade, lay wreaths and enjoy a meal in memory of those residents who served their country. Lorna Chiupka began the ceremony by saying, “In memory of those who have fallen, we remember before you with gratitude. O Lord, Our ...

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Wednesday Morning News – November 14

Weather: Today – A mix of sun and cloud. Wind up to 15 km/h. High minus 7. Wind chill minus 22 in the morning and minus 12 in the afternoon. UV index 2 or low. Tonight – Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries late this evening and overnight. Wind becoming south 30 km/h gusting to 50 after midnight. Temperature rising ...

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Fatal Collision closes Hwy 11 for 6 1/2 hours

On November 12, 2018, at approximately 7:50 p.m., Kapuskasing officers of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), as well as the Cochrane District Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 11 near Kitigan, Ontario.   The OPP have confirmed that the driver and lone occupant of the motor vehicle, Cindy PETIT, 43 years of age, ...

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Les équipes de l’école Saint-Joseph se démarquent aux compétitions régionales des courses de bateaux de carton

  Les équipes de l’école élémentaire Saint-Joseph (Wawa) ont fait belle figure lors de la compétition régionale de courses de bateaux en carton à Marathon le 5 novembre dernier. L’équipe composée de Marguerite Bouffard, Sébastien Chevrier, Devin Forbes et Quinn Laing a remporté la médaille d’or. Cette formation s’est distinguée en raison de sa capacité de construire un bateau en ...

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Snow Squall Watch Continues – St. Joseph Island to Montreal River Harbour

The snow squall watch issued early yesterday morning continues today.   Environment Canada explains that snow squalls are expected to persist today and tonight from St. Joseph Island to Montreal River Harbour. “Intense lake effect snow bands are expected to continue today and tonight. Areas under the most intense portion of this band could receive snowfall amounts of 10 to 15 ...

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Wawa Men’s Curling – November 12

Team Rank Wins GP FAHRER, Tom 1 2 2 McCOY, Joe 1 2 2 DERESKI, Louis 2 1 2 ECOLE ST. JOSEPH 2 1 2 MITRIKAS, Eric 2 1 2 TERRIS, Tom 2 1 2 LESCHISHIN, Mark 3 0 2 MOORE, Bruce 3 0 2 GAMES SCHEDULE –  November 19, 2018 Ice 1 Ice 2 Ice 3 Ice 4 Moore ...

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