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Flooding at the Base of the Chippewa River

Dec 19, 2017 @ 02:23 Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was advised by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) of flooding at the base of the Chippewa River.   OPP attended the area. There is no flooding on any roadway however several camps in the low lying area have been affected. Residence # 280 to #306 on ...

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Wawa EDC Raises $1,250 For Legion Accessibility Fundraising Campaign

Dec 18, 2017 @ 14:50   Jessie Labonte from the Economic Development Wawa designed limited edition Wawa Holiday shirts and local residents loved them! One-hundred shirts were sold and all profits were donated to the Royal Canadian Legion of Wawa for the Lift for the Legion Accessibility Fundraising Campaign. The Wawa Legion plans to make the Legion Hall more accessible ...

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Community Christmas – Gallery

Dec 18, 2017 @ 08:45 Community Christmas has been a fixture in the community for years. This year featured many of the same events, but added Mrs. Claus reading, and some exquisite face painting. Many adults even enjoyed the toothpick/marshmallow building with their children. Everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves – Marry Christmas!  

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Kilotile to release new album Christmas Day

Dec 18, 2017 @ 08:43 On Christmas Day 2017, hometown DJ/producer Kilotile is releasing a new album “Prodigy”. On December 5th, the artist posted a photo on his Facebook page and Instagram that he is at his studio working on his new album. Prodigy will be followed by another new album, featuring featured artists. The Canadian producer said that he is ...

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Thank You from the 2017 Community Christmas Committee

Dec 18, 2017 @ 08:33 The Community Christmas Day Committee 2017, would like to thank the following, for their generosity and support. My sincere apologies if we have missed anyone.    Robyn Marshall Davidson   Sponsors and Donors: Canadian Tire Store, Children’s Aid Society, Donald L. Davidson Fuels Ltd, École l’Escalade, École sec Saint Joseph, JJAM FM, Lakeside RV Resort and Campground, Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Michipicoten Fire ...

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It doesn’t have to be this way

Dec 18, 2017 @ 08:17 One of the things that draws many individuals into the political arena is an intense desire to help those who are most vulnerable in our society or who have been wronged by the system. I say this is true for many individuals of all political stripes. In all honesty there is no doubt in my ...

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EC – Significant snowfall likely tonight into Tuesday

Dec 18, 2017 @ 08:10 5:22 AM EST Monday 18 December 2017 Special weather statement in effect for: Marathon – Schreiber Wawa – Pukaskwa Park Agawa – Lake Superior Park Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay Significant snowfall likely tonight into Tuesday. Snow at times heavy is expected to develop this evening for areas close to Lake Superior. ...

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Monday Morning News – December 18

Dec 18, 2017 @ 07:45 Weather – Flurries. Risk of freezing drizzle this morning. Local amount 2 cm. Wind becoming southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 late this morning. High zero. Tonight – Periods of snow. Local amount 5 to 10 cm. Wind becoming west 20 km/h before morning. Temperature steady near zero. Roads – 2017-12-18 – early morning report ...

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Mixed Curling Standings – December 14

Team Rank Wins G.P. TERRIS, Tom 1 6 6 LESCHISHIN, Mark 2 5 6 BOYD, Katherine 3 4 6 HALL, Jennifer 4 3 6 HOFFMANN, Jim 4 3 5 SPENCER, Reg 6 1 6 SZEKELY, Marc 6 1 5 McCOY, Joe 8 0 6 Schedule for Thursday – December 7, 2017 Ice 1 Ice 2 Ice 3 Ice 4 Hoffmann ...

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Visite à nos aînés

Dec 17, 2017 @ 08:45 Dans un esprit de fête familiale,  les élèves de la 7e et 8e année de l’École Saint-Joseph de Wawa, accompagnés de leur enseignante, Mme Emilie Welsh, de Mme Lucille Vachon-Case, directrice, de Mme Isabella Impératori, enseignante et de M. Brandon Vachon-Case, enseignant, se sont rendus à l’hôpital Lady Dunn pour une visite mémorable avec nos ...

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Sneak Peak ‘2017 Festival of Lights’

Dec 15, 2017 @ 18:02       There are so many homes decorated. I had an accomplice drive around yesterday evening while I shot photographs of more than 344 homes. 344+ homes are decorated, that is amazing! Take a couple of minutes and watch the video of homes, and then go for a drive yourself.   There is no ...

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Lady Dunn Health Centre – Proud to be accredited!

Dec 15, 2017 @ 16:08 The Lady Dunn Health Centre is proud to announce that it has achieved “Accreditation with Commendation” from Accreditation Canada.   Accredited with Commendation is “for organizations that go beyond the requirements of Accreditation Canada and are commended for their commitment to quality improvement.”  The decision follows a recent on site assessment completed in early November 2017 as ...

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Dr. Josée Thériault is the new Critical Care Lead For NE LIHN

Dec 15, 2017 @ 16:03 Dr. Josée Thériault, a Sudbury Internist-Intensivist, is the new Critical Care Clinical Lead for the North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN).   In this part-time position, Dr. Thériault will support the implementation of the provincial Critical Care Strategy — which is designed to improve access, quality and system integration — working closely with ...

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Poor weather expected between Wawa and SSM

5:41 AM EST Friday 15 December 2017 Special weather statement in effect for: Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay Another Alberta Clipper will sail southeastward across the Great lakes today, bringing flurries and perhaps a brief snow squall or two with it. While snowfall amounts will likely be limited to the ...

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