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WFD called to Mission Road Residence

  The Wawa Fire Department was called to a residence on Mission Road around 6 p.m. this evening. Firefighters were seen entering the building, and used a fan to ventilate the residence. Firefighters were on the scene for nearly an hour.

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SE OPP Dubreuilville – Complaint leads to Impaired Charges

On December 20, 2021 at approximately 1:16 p.m., members of the Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a traffic complaint regarding a possible impaired driver on Rue des Pin in Dubreuilville. Police located the vehicle and, through investigation, the driver was determined to be impaired by alcohol. As a result, Cole CALDER, 30-years-of-age, of Fort Frances ...

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Winter weather travel (Montreal River Harbour – St. Joseph Island)

At 3:53 p.m. Environment Canada issued a Winter Weather Travel Advisory for: Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay Snowfall accumulations of 5 to 10 cm are possible by Thursday morning. Lake effect snow from earlier today has weakened slightly, but is expected to redevelop this evening and continue until after midnight. ...

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Ontario Extending Call to Arms to Businesses, Volunteers and Retired Health Professionals

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As the province continues to urgently scale up its capacity to administer vaccines, the Ontario government is extending its call to arms to businesses, volunteers and retired health professionals to help further boost capacity and get more boosters into arms sooner. “Our best defence against the highly transmissible Omicron variant is a lightning-fast offence,” said Premier Doug Ford. “In a ...

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L’Ontario lance un appel aux entreprises, aux bénévoles et aux professionnels de la santé à la retraite

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Alors que la province continue d’accroître de toute urgence sa capacité à administrer des vaccins, le gouvernement de l’Ontario lance un appel aux entreprises, aux bénévoles et aux professionnels de la santé à la retraite pour renforcer sa capacité afin d’administrer le plus de doses de rappel possible. « Notre meilleure défense contre le variant Omicron hautement transmissible est de ...

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École Saint-Joseph celebrates Christmas with Chuck Labelle

On December 15, École élémentaire and secondaire Saint-Joseph (Wawa) vibrated to the music and songs of Franco-Ontarian artist Jean-Guy “Chuck” Labelle! The virtual show, presented live, got Kindergarten to grade 12 students and staff moving, singing and dancing. For more than 25 years, the students and staff of Saint-Joseph School (Wawa) have been welcoming the artist Jean-Guy “Chuck” Labelle for ...

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À l’école Saint-Joseph, on célèbre Noël avec Chuck Labelle!

Le 15 décembre, l’école élémentaire et secondaire Saint-Joseph (Wawa) vibrait sur la musique et les chansons de l’artiste franco-ontarien Jean-Guy « Chuck » Labelle! Le spectacle présenté en direct en format virtuel a fait bouger, chanter et danser élèves de la maternelle à la 12e ainsi que les membres du personnel. Depuis plus de 25 ans, les élèves et le personnel de ...

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ÉSC Trillium students spread Christmas wishes in Chapleau

  On Wednesday, December 15, only a few days before the start of their well-deserved Christmas holiday, École secondaire catholique Trillium took part in an evening stroll in various parts of Chapleau. They took advantage of this outing to distribute small greeting cards. They made sure to include in this outing a stop at Cedar Grove to hand out the ...

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Les élèves de l’ÉSC Triilium partagent leur esprit de Noël

  Le mercredi 15 décembre, quelques jours avant le début du congé de Noël, les élèves de l’école secondaire catholique Trillium se sont promenés un peu partout à Chapleau. Ils ont profité de cette sortie dans leur communauté pour distribuer de petites cartes de souhaits. Ils se sont assurés de faire un arrêt au Cedar Grove afin de remettre cartes ...

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Between the Covers-December 22nd

THE LIBRARY IS OPEN: Masks must be worn covering mouth, nose and chin. Everyone must sanitize their hands before entering the library.  Patrons are free to browse the collections without time limits and computer use is available. Social distancing must be respected. Be smart, stay six feet apart!! All returned materials must be placed in the Drop Box for quarantine. ...

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Happenings at Wawa First United Church – December 22

In-Person Worship Services will continue on December 24,  2021 at 7:00 p.m., Christmas Eve. All are Welcome. Covid-19 protocols will be followed. Dec.  24        Christmas Eve  – Worship at 7 p.m. Dec. 26         First Sunday after Christmas  –  No Worship 2022 Jan.  02       Second Sunday after Christmas – Worship at 11 a.m. Jan   06       Thurs.  Epiphany –  Greek “To Show ...

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Morning News – December 22

Dec 22, 2021 at 07:56 Weather: A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of flurries early this morning. Wind up to 15 km/h. High minus 14. Wind chill minus 23 this morning and minus 17 this afternoon. UV index 1 or low. Tonight – Mainly cloudy. A few flurries beginning late this evening. Wind up to 15 km/h. ...

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APH Reports 19 New Cases of COVID-19 & A High Risk Exposure

Algoma Public Health has reported nineteen (19) new cases of COVID-19, fifteen (15) in Sault Ste. Marie and area, and four (4) in Central and East Algoma. A  High-Risk Exposure has been reported for Air Canada Flight AC8203 from Toronto – Sault Ste. Marie on Sunday, December 19, 2021. Passengers who sat in rows 8-12 and flight crew who served ...

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APH Offers Moderna at Third Dose Clinics

Due to broad supply considerations, Algoma Public Health is currently aligning with provincial direction to switch to offering Moderna at third dose clinics until further notice. There is adequate supply of Moderna vaccine for adult third doses and clinics will continue to run at full capacity. People who are aged 18-29 years will continue to be offered Pfizer, as supply allows, ...

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Road Conditions – December 22

Dec 22, 2021 at 06:29   updated at: 5:23 a.m. Primary Conditions Secondary Conditions Visibility Hwy 17 West/North 50km From Wawa to Paint Lake Rd, Wawa snow packed bare and dry good 70km From Paint Lake Rd, Wawa to Mobert partly snow covered partly snow packed good 101 63km From Wawa to Hwy 651 (Missinabi Corners) snow packed bare and ...

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