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Fog Advisory (Schreiber – Lake Superior Provincial Park) ENDED

This weather advisory ended at 2:54 a.m At 7:55 p.m. Environment Canada issued a Fog Advisory for: Wawa – Pukaskwa Park Agawa – Lake Superior Park Marathon – Schreiber Environment Canada warns that locally dense fog is expected this evening into early tonight. The fog is expected to move out of the area later tonight as northerly winds develop. Motorists ...

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In Memory – William G. Rose

6th February, 1946 – 6th August, 2006   I miss you more than I thought I could And cried much more than I thought I would Time heals all that’s what they say But loves the price and so I pay Sometimes I smile, I know you’re near It’s not enough, you are not here The years roll by I’m ...

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Morning News – August 6

Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 07:56 Weather: Today – A few showers ending this afternoon then cloudy. Risk of a thunderstorm early this morning. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h this morning. High 22. Humidex 29. UV index 3 or moderate. Tonight – Partly cloudy. Wind becoming northeast 20 km/h before morning. Low 15.   COVID Statistics: Algoma Public Health states ...

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Councillor Pilon announces run for Mayor

Municipal Councillor Melanie Pilon submitted her nomination for Mayor of the Municipality of Wawa for the upcoming municipal election today, August 5th, 2022. Pilon was appointed to the municipal council on February 1, 2022 and will serve as Deputy-Mayor for September and October. Pilon, whose diverse background has allowed her to develop a skillset in real estate appraisal, telecommunications and ...

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Morning News – August 5

Friday, August 5, 2022 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Sunny. High 24. Humidex 28. UV index 8 or very high. Tonight – Clear this evening then partly cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers overnight. Risk of a thunderstorm overnight. Low 20.   COVID Statistics: Algoma Public Health states that there are 299 cases reported of COVID-19 in the North ...

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Happy 49th Anniversary!

A Happy 40th 49th Anniversary to Pam & Roland MacDonald from your sons and friends! P.S. Rolly you can put them back in the will, it was my mistake (Brenda). Have a great day!!

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Men’s Night Golf – July 28th

(120 Players) 1st FLIGHT: 1st: Willy Campbell, Dewey Mathias, Wayne Rahn – 32 2nd: Shane Bukowski, Jeff Amos, Kevin Sabourin – 32 3rd: Alex Gamache, Roger Gamache, Guy Lachappelle – 33 2nd FLIGHT: 1st: Richard Davidson, Scott Nolan, Andrew Chalykoff – 33 2nd: Jessy Dechamplain, Francis Dechamplain, Dan Guay – 33 3rd: Kyle Wood, Zack White, Lee Bryar – 34 ...

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Shirley Irene Vacon (Adshade)

On July 3, 2022 at the Lady Dunn Hospital, the angels took our Shirley home.  Mother to Stephen, Gordon (Lily), and Cherie (Roger). Step-Mother to Katherine Denommee.  Nana to Steven, Melanie, Patrick, Matthew, Sofia, Tanner, Brooke, Amanda, Nicole, and David.  Special Mom and friend to Liz Collins. Shirley was a published author who loves nature and beautiful flowers.  Although her heart was always in ...

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Morning News – August 4

Thursday, August 2, 2022 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Mainly cloudy. High 20. UV index 6 or high. Tonight – Clear. Low 10.   COVID Statistics: Algoma Public Health states that there are 299 cases reported of COVID-19 in the North Algoma region of the Algoma District (August 2, 2022, 3:5 PM). Forest Fire Update: There is one fire in ...

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Joint Review Panel Delivers Environmental Assessment Report for the Marathon Palladium Copper Project

Generation Mining Limited has announcee that the Joint Review Panel established to conduct an environmental assessment of the Company’s Marathon Palladium Copper Project near Marathon, Ontario has delivered its report. The Reports sets out recommendations for the Company, and the federal and provincial governments, to mitigate or minimize any adverse effects of the Marathon Project. The completion of the Panel ...

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Morning News – August 3

Wednesday, August 2, 2022 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Mainly cloudy with 40% chance of showers and risk of a thunderstorm. Fog patches dissipating this afternoon. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this afternoon. High 18. UV index 7 or high. Tonight – Mainly cloudy. 30% chance of showers this evening. Fog patches developing overnight. Low 12. ...

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BOURGOUIN, Mme. Monique

Le 29 juillet 2022, à l’âge de 89 ans, Mme Monique Bourgouin (née Pharand) fut accueillie au ciel par son mari bien-aimé Mario. Elle était une maman adorée de ses 6 enfants; Denise (Gabriel) de Macamic, Dominique (Norman) de Nakina, Nicole (Mario) de Val-Caron, Pierre (Danielle) de La Tuque, Louise (Hermyle ) de Dubreuilville et Guy (Manon) de Kapuskasing. Elle ...

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Expecting – SAH Obstetrics & Gynaecology offer Prenatal Care Clinic for low-risk patients

Obstetrics and Gynaecology have had significant recruitment and retention challenges over the last several years; this is a trend across Ontario, particularly in northern/rural communities. To address the health needs of pregnant people in our community, SAH has partnered with community health care providers to open a Prenatal Care Clinic that will provide prenatal care for low-risk patients. Patients who ...

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Morning News – August 2

Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at 07:56 Weather: Today – Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud this morning. Fog patches dissipating this morning. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h early this afternoon. High 20. UV index 7 or high. Tonight – Increasing cloudiness. A few showers beginning late this evening. Risk of a thunderstorm late this evening and overnight. Wind ...

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COVID Numbers on the Rise: Residents Reminded to Take Necessary Precautions

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2022 Algoma Public Health has observed an increasing trend in COVID-19 cases across Algoma over the past two weeks. Early signals indicate that we are entering a new wave in the region. Residents are reminded to continue to take the necessary precautions to reduce the risk of contracting and spreading COVID-19. Across the Algoma District, the weekly ...

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