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Hwy 17 (Wawa to Heyden) OPEN

Nov 27, 2023 at 23:42 Weather conditions have improved, and the highway has been reopened. Nov 27, 2023 at 20:34 Highway 17 from Wawa to Heyden has been closed due to poor weather and road conditions.

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Ontarians are looking for action, not deflection

Former United States Vice President and Senator Hubert Humphrey once said, “To err is human; to blame someone else is politics.” Humphrey was often referred to by his colleagues in U.S. politics as the “Happy Warrior” because of his commitment to improving the lives of the most vulnerable in society and his unwavering belief that it could be done in ...

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Les Ontariennes et Ontariens cherchent à agir, pas à dévier

L’ancien vice-président des États-Unis et sénateur Hubert Humphrey a dit un jour : « L’erreur est humaine ; blâmer quelqu’un d’autre, c’est de la politique. Humphrey a souvent été appelé par ses collègues de la politique américaine comme le « guerrier heureux » en raison de son engagement à améliorer la vie des plus vulnérables dans la société et sa conviction inébranlable que cela pourrait ...

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Between the Covers – November 27

  Thank you to CHADWIC Home for bringing the Paint It Purple event to the library. The Paint It Purple campaign is in support of people working together to prevent, stop, and end violence against women. We thank everyone for joining us, especially Pam, Paula and Sherry from CHADWIC home and those who came to paint a canvas purple in ...

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Monday Morning News – November 27

Weather: Today – Flurries. Wind west 20 km/h. Temperature falling to -8 this afternoon. Wind chill -11 this morning and -16 this afternoon. Tonight – Flurries. Wind west 20 km/h becoming light after midnight. Low -11. Wind chill near -19. News Tidbits: In Hornepayne, the N01 Bus remains cancelled until December 8th for Holy Name of Jesus Catholic School (Hornepayne), ...

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Snow Squall Warning (Montreal River Harbour – St. Joseph Island)

1:08 AM EST Monday 27 November 2023 Snow Squall Warning in effect for: Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay Snow squalls expected this morning into Tuesday morning. Hazards: Heavy snowfall with local accumulations of 15 to 25 cm. Reduced visibility at times in heavy snow and blowing snow. Timing: This morning ...

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Snowfall Warning (Agawa – Lake Superior Park)

2:45 AM EST Monday 27 November 2023 Snowfall Warning in effect for: Agawa – Lake Superior Park Snowfall warning continues early this morning. Hazard: Snowfall amounts of 15 to 25 cm. Snowfall rates of 2 to 4 cm per hour at times. Timing: Tapering off this morning. Discussion: Areas of heavy snowfall continue south of Wawa this morning, but they ...

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Snow Squall Watch (Montreal River Harbour – St. Joseph Island)

4:52 PM EST Sunday 26 November 2023 Snow squalls expected Monday morning into Tuesday morning. Hazards: Heavy snowfall with local accumulations of 15 to 25 cm. Reduced visibility at times in heavy snow and blowing snow. Timing: Monday morning into Tuesday morning. Discussion: Lake effect snow squalls are forecast beginning Monday morning. Local snowfall accumulations could reach 15 to 25 ...

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Winter Weather Travel Advisory Continues

4:55 PM EST Sunday 26 November 2023 Winter weather travel advisory continues tonight. Hazard: Snowfall amounts near 10 cm with locally higher amounts possible over higher terrain. Timing: Tonight. Discussion: Snow is expected to continue tonight. Highways north and east of Sault Ste. Marie are likely to be affected by this snowfall. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing ...

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Last Day to Bid in Rotary Auction!

Today is your last day to bid on some of the neat items that local businesses have donated to the Rotary Club of Wawa for their annual auction. Bidding ends tonight November 25th at 10 p.m. The annual auction raises funds allowing for the Rotary Club of Wawa to support many youth groups, Beavers & Cubs, and the Wawa Public ...

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Morning News Tidbits – November 25

Weather: Increasing cloudiness early in the morning. Wind west 20 km/h gusting to 60 becoming southwest 40 gusting to 60 late in the morning. High plus 1. Wind chill -13 in the morning. UV index 1 or low. Night – Cloudy. 40 percent chance of flurries in the evening. Snow beginning near midnight. Amount 2 cm. Wind southwest 30 km/h ...

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Ontario Taking Action to Combat Auto Theft

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The Ontario government is investing $18 million over three years to help police services combat and prevent auto theft, while protecting communities and keeping people and their property safe. The Preventing Auto Thefts (PAT) grant will provide funding for 21 projects that feature new and enhanced crime-fighting measures focused on prevention, detection, analysis and enforcement. “This investment will help our ...

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L’Ontario prend des mesures pour lutter contre le vol d’automobiles

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Le gouvernement de l’Ontario investit 18 millions de dollars sur trois ans pour aider les services de police à prévenir les vols de voitures et à enquêter sur ces crimes, mais aussi pour protéger les collectivités et assurer la sécurité des gens et de leurs biens. La subvention pour la prévention des vols automobiles (PVA) financera 21 initiatives qui soutiennent ...

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East Algoma OPP – Arrest made after retail theft

On November 23, 2023, the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) arrested a person in relation to a theft that occurred from a retail store on Elizabeth Walk in Elliot Lake. On November 20, at approximately 11:00 a.m., the complainant reported a male who had just entered the store, grabbed numerous products, and then departed on foot. A description of the ...

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East Algoma OPP – Arrest made after robbery

On November 23, 2023, the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) arrested a person in relation to a robbery at a gas station convenience store on Highway 108 in Elliot Lake. On November 20, at approximately 2:00 a.m., police were called to the gas station because the employee had been robbed at knife point. Cash and cigarettes were stolen and the ...

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