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Thursday Morning News – November 2

Weather – Periods of rain. Periods of snow inland. Snowfall amount 2 cm inland. Wind becoming southeast 20 km/h this morning then becoming west 20 gusting to 40 late this afternoon. High plus 5. Tonight will have periods of rain ending this evening then mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of rain showers late this evening and after midnight then ...

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In Memory – Dale (Bud) Nelson

In memory of Dale (Bud) Nelson April 05, 1934 – November 02, 2007 ” You don’t get over it, you just get through it. You don’t get by it, because you can’t get around it It doesn’t get better, it just gets different. Everyday…Grief puts on a new face.” (Wendy Feireisen) Always in our hearts Isabel, Lori, Joni and Tony, ...

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Halloween Homes 2017

Nov 1, 2017 @ 17:36   Wawa-news took a drive last night and photographed some of the many homes that were decorated for Halloween. Despite the cold, there were quite a few trick or treaters out for the evening. Special this year was Sparky and the Wawa Volunteer Firefighters who gave out treat bags! This may be the start of ...

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KEHUSMAA, Betty (nee Kimberley)

Nov 1, 2017 @ 16:09 Peacefully at ARCH on Tuesday, October 30, 2017, at the age of 88. Predeceased by her husband Eric. Betty will be remembered by her daughter Anne Kehusmaa (Richard Laude) and her grandson Shane Kehusmaa. Survived by her sister Marjorie Rozon of Toronto. Predeceased by her parents Charles and Edith Kimberley and her brothers and sisters. ...

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Deadline is Midnight – OFSC Site is Broken

UPDATE Nov 1, 2017 @ 15:23 The OFSC is continuing to work on their online permit purchase system. “Good news – the Ministry of Transportation has approved an extension of the PreNov1 deadline. The time frame to buy your early permit (PreNov1) will be extended to the same amount of time as the system was down and permits were not ...

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Happenings at First United Church – November 1

Nov 1, 2017 @ 11:20 The congregation welcomes everyone to Worship at First United Church.  Services are held on Sunday at 11:00 a.m. If anyone has a question or concern please leave a message on the answering machine at the Church 705-856-2926. CHURCH OFFICE HOURS – Thurs. 1 -3 p.m Roberta requests that an appointment be made. Please call 705-856-2926 ...

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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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Beckerton, Michael Stanley ‘Mike’

Oct 31, 2017 @ 16:16 December 31, 1941-October 27, 2017 Michael passed away peacefully with his loving wife and family by his side on October 27, 2017, at the age of 75. He leaves behind his beloved wife Lea Beckerton (nee Rousseau) of Spanish, his 6 children Michael Jr. of Wawa, Terry of Sault Ste. Marie, Paul (Denise) of Kenora, ...

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SE OPP Wawa Charge Alberta Man with ‘Care and Control while Impaired’

Oct 31, 2017 @ 15:08 On Sunday, October 29, 2017, at approximately 8:55 p.m. members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Superior East Wawa Detachment responded to a traffic complaint in the town of Wawa. While on patrol Police located the motor vehicle in question parked at a local business. Investigation revealed that a male occupying the driver seat had ...

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Halloween And Your Pet

Oct 31, 2017 @ 08:08 The costumes are out and ready to go, the kids are excited about the adventure in Candyland ahead…..but what about the dog and cat? Many people will be taking the dog along, in costume, with the kids to the neighbour houses. This is a great exercise opportunity for the dog, but be careful – some ...

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