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Morning News – May 11

May 11, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming sunny this morning. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High 24. UV index 8 or very high. Tonight – Increasing cloudiness. 60% chance of showers overnight with risk of a thunderstorm. Low 14. COVID Statistics Current Previous Change from previous report Tested 260,500 260,407 93 Confirmed ...

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Morning News – May 10

May 10, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Mainly cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers and risk of a thunderstorm. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light near noon. High 16. UV index 7 or high. Tonight – Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers this evening with risk of a thunderstorm. Fog patches developing late this ...

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SE OPP – Charges laid after drugs found at business

On May 7, 2022 at approximately 5:06 p.m., members of the Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of drugs being found at a business on Goudreau Road in Dubreuilville. As a result of the investigation, Ravinderpal SEKHON, 46 years-of-age, of Brampton was arrested and charged with the following: Possession of a Schedule 1 ...

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SE OPP – Charges laid after domestic dispute in Hornepayne

On May 7, 2022, at approximately 12:25 a.m., members of the Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a domestic dispute on Front Street in Hornepayne. As a result of the investigation, a 30-year-old person, from Hearst, was arrested and charged with the following: Mischief – Domestic, contrary to section 430(4) of the ...

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SE OPP – Charges laid after Domestic Dispute in White River

On April 30, 2022, at approximately 11:52 p.m., members of the Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a domestic dispute at a business on Highway 17 in White River. The suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival. On May 2, 2022, police located and arrested the accused. As a result, a ...

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Morning News – May 9

May 9, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – A mix of sun and cloud. Clearing late this morning. Wind becoming southeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 this morning then increasing to 40 gusting to 60 early this afternoon. High 19. UV index 8 or very high. Tonight – Clear. Increasing cloudiness late this evening then 40 percent chance of showers ...

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VALOIS, Rose Marie “Rosie”

September 9, 1931 – May 3, 2022 Passed peacefully at her home on Tuesday. Loving Daughter of the late Joseph and late Monica Valois. Mother of Marcel. Nan to Darcy and Julia.   Predeceased by her siblings George, Jack (Betty), Desneige, Julie, and Fern. Rosie will be missed by her many nieces, nephews, and the countless friends she had made of ...

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Morning News – May 7

May 7, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Sunny. High 14. UV index 7 or high. Tonight – Clear. Low zero. COVID Statistics Current Previous Change from previous report Tested 260,072 259,933 139 Confirmed Cases 8,168 8,136 32 Confirmed Cases in 2022 5,964 5,932 32 Active cases 244 258 -14 Resolved 7,924 7,878 46 *Deceased 53 53 0 Deceased in ...

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Deadly Motorcycle Statistics Released by OPP

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has released data that points to who was at fault in the collisions that cost close to 350 motorcyclists their lives over the past 10 years. Between 2012 and 2021, the OPP investigated 326 fatal motorcycle incidents that claimed the lives of 342 motorcyclists. Over the 10-year period, the motorcyclists who died were reportedly the ...

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CyberCrime on the rise

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) warn community members to beware of cryptocurrency scams, as all types of cybercrime/cyber enabled crimes are on the rise across North West Region. There was a 36 per cent increase of cybercrimes between the year 2020 and 2021 year-over-date. Cybercrimes/cyber enabled crimes are defined as all online frauds and crimes against persons/businesses, cyberbullying/harassment, identity theft and ...

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Morning News – May 6

May 6, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Sunny. Wind becoming east 20 km/h this morning. High 15. UV index 7 or high. Tonight – Clear. Low zero. COVID Statistics Current Previous Change from previous report Tested 259,933 259,694 239 Confirmed Cases 8,136 8,111 25 Confirmed Cases in 2022 5,932 5,907 25 Active cases 258 261 -3 Resolved 7,878 7,850 ...

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OLP Candidate for Algoma-Manitoulin Tim Vine starts on Campaign Trail

Tim Vine, Ontario Liberal Party Candidate for Algoma-Manitoulin is starting off his campaign to become Algoma-Manitoulin’s next MPP in the Northwest portion of the riding.  The campaign starts in Chapleau, where Tim will be canvassing voters and hosting a Meet and Greet to meet potential constituents. Tim arrived the afternoon of May 3rd and hit the ground running – heading ...

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Confederation College to Offer Embark, Indigenous STEM Education Program for Another Year

Confederation College is pleased to announce it will continue to offer a one-year certificate program focusing on teaching science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to Indigenous women and youth. The Embark, Indigenous STEM Education program was introduced in the 2021 school year and aims to remove barriers and ground students in cultural knowledge while helping them excel in STEM fields. ...

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OPP North West Region – Myth of ‘Stranger Danger’

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) North West Region is urging parents/guardians to educate themselves about child sexual abuse and to have age-appropriate conversations with youth about their personal safety. According to Statistics Canada, about nine in ten (88 per cent) of all sexual offences were committed by an individual known to the victim, with the remainder (12 per cent) committed ...

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Morning News – May 5

May 5, 2025 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Sunny. Wind up to 15 km/h. High 12. Wind chill -5 this morning. UV index 7 or high. Tonight – Clear. Low 2. COVID Statistics Current Previous Change from previous report Tested 259,694 259,437 257 Confirmed Cases 8,111 8,062 49 Confirmed Cases in 2022 5,907 5,858 49 Active cases 261 242 19 ...

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