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East Algoma OPP – Male charged with Impaired after complaint

An Elliot Lake resident was charged with impaired after an early morning complaint at a downtown parking lot.   On June 25, 2024, at approximately 9:00 a.m. the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a complaint of man drinking in his car at a grocery store parking lot. Police located the man in the driver’s seat of his vehicle ...

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East Algoma OPP – Arrest Made after false name provided to officers

On June 23, 2024, the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) arrested a person who provided a false name. At approximately 10:15 a.m. police were called to a financial institution downtown Elliot Lake. The complainant reported a female was asleep in the vestibule and wanted them removed from the property. Police offered alternative assistance to the female but needed to ...

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Wednesday Morning News – June 26

Weather: Today – Cloudy. Wind northeast 20 km/h becoming light late this morning. High 18. UV index 4 or moderate. Tonight – Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Low 6. Northeast Forest Fire Region Update: There are currently 3 active wildland fires in the Northeast Fire Region, all in the Cochrane District. The fire hazard is low for areas south ...

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Charges Laid after Armed Robbery in Pic Mobert FN

Three individuals are facing a lengthy list of charges following an armed robbery in the community of Pic Mobert First Nation. On June 10, 2024, members of the Marathon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and OPP North West Region Crime Unit were called to assist the Anishinabek Police Service (APS) with an ongoing armed robbery investigation. Shortly after, ...

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Senior’s Golf – June 24

We had 22 golfers out enjoying the sunshine. 1st Place – Cheryl & Ray 2nd Place – Diane & John 3rd Place – Barb & Dan Least Putts – Jennifer & Tony Closest to Pin Hole # 3 – Tony Closest to Pin #7 – Dan Home Building Center Voucher – Mike Canadian Tire Voucher – Gary North 17 Voucher ...

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BUJOLD, Marc Andre

September 14, 1944 – June 23, 2024 Well, we have some news, Mr. Marc André Bujold from St-Joe’s Island has chosen to have a BBQ and not a funeral. He will be cremated. That’s rite folks cremated. Marc was a friendly gentleman, who was loved by all (or as we are told) and as funny as they come always laughing. ...

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Tuesday Morning News – June 25th

Weather: Today – A few showers ending this morning then mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Risk of a thunderstorm this morning. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 this morning. Temperature steady near 17. UV index 7 or high. Tonight – Mainly cloudy. 30% chance of showers early this evening. Low 7. Northeast Forest Fire Report: ...

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3rd annual Family Colour Run – Saturday, June 29th

This year will be our 3rd annual Family Colour Run as well as its second year celebrating PRIDE This event is sponsored by Superior Children’s Centre Wawa EarlyON Child and Family Centre with funding provided by Participaction Canada. All families, members of the community and any tourists that may be able to join us, are welcomed to attend the event. ...

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Keeping children safe from super hot classrooms a low priority to Doug Ford

I have to say; given all of the conditions and experiences we see with increasing frequency throughout the year, it is hard to fathom how there are still climate change deniers. Yet, according to an international survey conducted by the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, people seem to doubt the existence of any type of human-caused climate change. Granted, ...

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Ladies Night Golf – June 19

We had 84 golfers!! 1st FLIGHT: 1st: Lise Noel, Guylaine Domich, Toni Rutland – 37 2nd: Gerry Rose, Guylaine Domich, Suzanne Lacasse – 40 3rd: Marcie DLF, Cassee Provost, Dawn Campbell – 41 2nd FLIGHT: 1st: Sue Lord, Ashley Coombs, Chanelle Charron – 43 2nd: Monique, Kryszewski, Spare – 44 3rd: Connie Taylor, Heather Rainville, Vanessa Skouris – 45 3rd ...

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Between the Covers – June 24

Drag Story Time on Saturday was fantastic! Engaging storytellers Luke and Lucia recounted well-known tales and some with unexpected endings. We then created unique tie-dye t-shirts taking advantage of the lovely weather. Many thanks to our guest readers and Ellen for her tie-dye help. You’re all incredible and we’re grateful! Thank you all for supporting your Public Library! Don’t forget ...

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Men’s Night Golf – June 20th

134 Golfers – Overcast & cool temps Flight Winners: 1st Flight Score 1st Dylan Buckel Brandon Case Anders Morden 32 2nd Max Simon Eben Leadbetter Sedrik Rioux 32 3rd Dan Mathias Ray Baronette Jarret Ralph 33 2nd Flight Score 1st Anders Dereski Derek Hardy Spare 34 2nd Bill Matheson Ryan Cooke Greg Dumba 34 3rd Roger Gamache Gilbert Bouchard Guy ...

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Monday Morning News – June 24

Weather: Today – Sunny. High 22. UV index 8 or very high. Tonight – Partly cloudy. 30% chance of showers before morning with risk of a thunderstorm. Wind becoming southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 before morning. Low 14. Northeast Forest Fire Region Update: There are 3 active wildland fires in the Northeast Fire Region. The fire hazard south of ...

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