Posts Tagged ‘Nipigon Ontario regional news’

Superior-Greenstone DSB Students Garner Board and Provincial Appointments

Superior-Greenstone DSB Students Garner Board and Provincial Appointments

MARATHON, ON – The Superior-Greenstone District School Board (SGDSB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mia Audia-Gagnon of Geraldton Composite High School as its Student Trustee, effective August 1, 2016 for a one-year term. Also confirmed this week are the appointments of Alex Halonen of [Read more]

Highway conditions : Hwy17 Nipigon & Schreiber

Highway conditions : Hwy17 Nipigon & Schreiber

FROM @511ONNNorthwest  Schreiber Hwy17 Westbound (WB) at Walker Lake, WB outside shoulder lande is blocked for guide post replacement ; traffic control in place Nipigon Hwy17 at the Black Surgeon River Bridge, the Eastbound (EB) lane is blocked for bridge washing operations; traffic control is in [Read more]

21st Century Opportunities in Superior-Greenstone DSB

21st Century Opportunities in Superior-Greenstone DSB

Superior-Greenstone District School Board was recently host to Microsoft Education as they prepared to roll out Office 365 to our leadership team. Office 365 is also available to all learners in the Board. The O365 tools will provide all our learners with tools to demonstrate their learning, and [Read more]

Safety Tips When Walking on the Streets

Safety Tips When Walking on the Streets

From the Editor: Days are getting longer, temperatures are rising (or trying to) and naturally, this results in larger numbers of Northern Ontario residents taking advantage of getting regular exercise outdoors. In my community, Manitouwadge, I’ve definitely notice a rise in the numbers of [Read more]

NOSP Announces Walk-In Sevices in Nipigon

NOSP Announces Walk-In Sevices in Nipigon

NOSP – Nipigon Site “Walk-In Clinic” NIPIGON, ON – Shannon Cormier, Executive Director of North of Superior Counselling Programs (NOSP), is pleased to announce the launch of a “Walk-in Counselling Clinic” in the Nipigon Service Area, starting Wednesday February 10, 2016. [Read more]

Highway 17 – Pic River and Gravel River Bridges

Highway 17 – Pic River and Gravel River Bridges

THUNDER BAY, ON — The Ministry of Transportation advises the motoring public that the Pic River and Gravel River bridges on Highway 17, between White River and Nipigon, will remain reduced to single lane traffic this winter.   A temporary single lane modular bridge ‎will remain in place with [Read more]

Has Your Mayor Accepted The Challenge?

Has Your Mayor Accepted The Challenge?

Information provided by the Canadian Cancer Society NORTHWESTERN ONTARIO – October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the Canadian Cancer Society Northwest Region has challenged the mayors to help us raise awareness (by spreading the word, sporting pink clothing, painting their nails [Read more]

Anglers Fined $3,000 for Catching Walleye Out of Season

Anglers Fined $3,000 for Catching Walleye Out of Season

Two Northwestern Ontario residents have been fined $1,500 each for catching and keeping walleye out of season.    Kristi Kasprick of Beardmore and Kenneth Labbe of Thunder Bay pleaded guilty to fishing for walleye during the closed season and were each fined $1,500. Court heard that on May 15, [Read more]

Nipigon OPP Charge Impaired Driver

Nipigon OPP Charge Impaired Driver

NIPIGON, ON – On August 22, 2015 at 10:17 p.m. Nipigon Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a single motor vehicle collision that occurred at the Nipigon Marina.  The driver of a south bound pickup truck crossed into the oncoming lane and collided with a bridge railing.  The pickup [Read more]

3 Men Charged With Break & Enter In Nipigon

3 Men Charged With Break & Enter In Nipigon

NIPIGON, ON – On 12 August 2015 Nipigon Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were notified of a Break and Enter at the Nipigon Canadian Tire Store.  Staff members attended to find the building had been entered and property including electronics, ammunition, outdoor gear and cash had been [Read more]

InfoSuperior July Podcast – Perspective on Public Engagement with John Jackson

InfoSuperior July Podcast – Perspective on Public Engagement with John Jackson

In the July, 2015 edition (above) of Infosuperior’s podcast series, John Jackson provides perspective about efforts to increase Great Lakes public engagement. John is a resident of Kitchener, Ontario. He has a wide range of knowledge and depth of experience in Great Lakes environmental issues. [Read more]

HYER Seeks Consent : Creation of Lake Superior NMCA & Tabling of Truth And Reconciliation Commission Report

HYER Seeks Consent : Creation of Lake Superior NMCA & Tabling of Truth And Reconciliation Commission Report

OTTAWA, ON – Bruce Hyer, Deputy Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP (Thunder Bay- Superior North) issued the following statement regarding two items that need to be passed before any possible resolution for Parliament to rise early. “The first item is to pass Bill C-61 Lake Superior [Read more]

#NipigonBay : Old Photos Demonstrate Local Efforts

#NipigonBay : Old Photos Demonstrate Local Efforts

View the slideshow at: http://infosuperior.com and decide for yourself if progress has been made to improve environmental conditions in Nipigon Bay. Make your opinion known at the Nipigon Bay Remedial Action Plan (RAP, or cleanup plan)  open house on May 7th. The event runs from 5 to 8 p.m. at [Read more]

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