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Northern Ontario Headlines

Franco-Festival de Thunder Bay revient ! (Eng.incl.)

Franco-Festival de Thunder Bay revient ! (Eng.incl.)

Les 12, 13 et 14 septembre, l’équipe du Franco-Festival vous donne rendez-vous pour la septième édition du festival.  Voici un aperçu de la programmation afin que vous puissiez faire suivre l’information dans votre réseau.  N’hésitez pas à nous contacter ou visiter

Greenstone OPP Investigate Robery on First St.

Greenstone OPP Investigate Robery on First St.

GREENSTONE, ON – On July 12. 2019 at approximately 5:30 a.m. members of the Thunder Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a robbery that occurred at a residence on First Street in the City of Geraldton. The assailants left the residence and Police are

NWMO Newsletter – Hornepayne (Français inclus)

NWMO Newsletter – Hornepayne (Français inclus)

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EDUCATION/School News

Long Service HSCDSB Office Employees Retire

Long Service HSCDSB Office Employees Retire

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON -: Two dedicated educators with the Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board (HSCDSB) will be retiring this summer after long and successful careers. Maria Esposito, [Read more]

Nomination de directions d’école au CSC Nouvelon (Eng. incl.)

Nomination de directions d’école au CSC Nouvelon (Eng. incl.)

Le Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon est fier d’annoncer la nomination de Mme Jocelyne Leclair au poste de direction au Carrefour Options+ (Sudbury), de Mme Line Bergeron au poste de [Read more]

HAS Students & Staff Accept Earth Week Challenge

HAS Students & Staff Accept Earth Week Challenge

SCHREIBER, ON – The staff and students at Holy Angels Catholic School recently participated in the Plastic Bag Grab Challenge sponsored by Recycling Council of Ontario and Walmart. The students [Read more]

Manitouwadge/Marathon

NWMO Newsletter – Manitouwadge

NWMO Newsletter – Manitouwadge

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Terrace Bay/Schreiber/ Rossport

Township of Schreiber Council Meeting July 9, 2019

SCHREIBER, ON – Regular meeting of the Township of Schreiber Town Council and Committee of the Whole originally streamed July 9, 2019. To download/view the agenda for this meeting, CLICK HERE. Visit the Township of Schreiber website. [Read more]

Dorion/Nipigon/Red Rock Twp

District Beaches Tested Safe

District Beaches Tested Safe

THUNDER BAY DISTRICT, ON – July 3rd Thunder Bay District Health Unit confirmed that a public health officer(s) had completed testing of beaches across the district for the following beaches: Shuniah – Wild Goose Beach, O’Connor Point, West Loon Lake Neebing – Cloud Lake, West Oliver Lake, East Oliver Lake Nipigon – Lofquist Beach Schreiber – [Read more]

Chapleau/Wawa/White River/Dubreuilville/Hornepayne

NWMO Newsletter – Hornepayne (Français inclus)

NWMO Newsletter – Hornepayne (Français inclus)

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UPDATE #2 – Two Confirmed Deceased in Hawk Junction Plane Crash

UPDATE #2 – Two Confirmed Deceased in Hawk Junction Plane Crash

WAWA, ON – On July 11, 2019 at around 9:00 a.m., members of the Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Wawa Volunteer Fire Department and Algoma Emergency Medical Services (EMS) were called to the scene of a plane crash in the Town of Hawk Junction, Ontario.   A team from the Transportation Safety [Read more]

UPDATE : Superior East OPP Investigating Plane Crash in Hawk Junction

UPDATE : Superior East OPP Investigating Plane Crash in Hawk Junction

Transport Canada Attending WAWA, ON – On July 11, 2019 at around 9:00 a.m., members of the Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Wawa Volunteer Fire Department and Algoma Emergency Medical Services (EMS) were called to the scene of a plane crash in the Town of Hawk Junction, Ontario.  Algoma Power also [Read more]

Greenstone

Greenstone OPP Investigate Robery on First St.

Greenstone OPP Investigate Robery on First St.

GREENSTONE, ON – On July 12. 2019 at approximately 5:30 a.m. members of the Thunder Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a robbery that occurred at a residence on First Street in the City of Geraldton. The assailants left the residence and Police are currently searching for  a 25 year old male [Read more]

District Beaches Tested Safe

District Beaches Tested Safe

THUNDER BAY DISTRICT, ON – July 3rd Thunder Bay District Health Unit confirmed that a public health officer(s) had completed testing of beaches across the district for the following beaches: Shuniah – Wild Goose Beach, O’Connor Point, West Loon Lake Neebing – Cloud Lake, West Oliver Lake, East Oliver Lake Nipigon – Lofquist Beach Schreiber [Read more]

OPP INVESTIGATE DEATH IN NAKINA

OPP INVESTIGATE DEATH IN NAKINA

NAKINA, ON – On June 27, 2019 at approximately 11:40 p.m. officers from the Greenstone Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a sudden death on Cordingley Lake Road at Downey’s Line in Nakina, Ontario.  Subsequent investigation determined that a 24-year-old male identified as Adam WIENS from Atikokan had fallen from [Read more]

Indigenous Affairs

OPP Investigate Death in Grassy Narrows

OPP Investigate Death in Grassy Narrows

GRASSY NARROWS, ON – The Treaty 3 Police Service (T3PS) and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are conducting an investigation into a death that occurred in the Grassy Narrows First Nation community. On July 9, 2019, at approximately 12:55 a.m., Treaty 3 Police Service officers responded to assist a male who had been seriously assaulted on [Read more]

Q&A Session at Saturday Screening of There Are No Fakes

Q&A Session at Saturday Screening of There Are No Fakes

Saturday, June 22 at 2pm, award-winning director Jamie Kastner will be participating in a video Q&A session following the screening of his documentary film There Are No Fakes at Magnus Theatre. The film is presented by the Thunder Bay Art Gallery in collaboration with Magnus Theatre. There Are No Fakes, uncovers the shocking details surrounding the largest art [Read more]

St. Joseph’s Care Group Affirming Commitment to Working with Indigenous Peoples

St. Joseph’s Care Group Affirming Commitment to Working with Indigenous Peoples

THUNDER BAY, ON – June 17, 2019 was a day of celebration as St. Joseph’s Care Group affirmed its commitment to working with Indigenous Peoples.  The day began with a traditional ceremony opening the Spiritual Gathering Lodge, Nigoos-aat-awin, led by Elder Ernie Kwandibens, an Elder from Whitesand First Nation.  An original artwork called “Spiritual [Read more]