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Forest Fires Close Hwy 17 North near Marathon and Hwy 11 near Hearst

7:35pm UPDATE: Power is out in White River and we are attempting to verify whether it may be planned due to fire, or caused...
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UPDATE: Northern Ontario Forest Fires

Hwy 17 North Hydro One crews are working in attempt to restore power in the White River area. Their website states that power is out...
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Moose Collision south of Wawa Sends One to Hospital

Just after 1 a.m. the Wawa Volunteer Fire Department (WVFD), Algoma EMS and Superior East OPP were called to a collision about 20 kilometres...
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East Algoma OPP – Respond to 27 Bear Complaints

During the last month, the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 27 bear complaints within the Elliot Lake and Blind River areas. ...
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Missing Kayaker Located

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal OPP On Tuesday June 28, 2016 at approximately 5:00 pm members of the Superior East Wawa Detachment of the...

Bears, Wolves & Coyotes…

Wawa is a rural community, and as such, has bears in the summer and wolves and coyotes in the winter. There have been several...
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White River – Bears and Garbage Pickup

Spring is here, and so are the bears. White River is, as is many northern Ontario communities anticipating bears in the community. Wawa has...
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SE OPP Wawa – Locate Missing Hiker

On Thursday July 28, 2016 at approximately 10:11 pm members of the Superior East Wawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were advised...

Forest fire smoke helps color sunset skies

  Smoke was visible from the international Bridge Friday, June 24th from forest fires near Raco, Michican. The fires were short-lived, but their smoke helped to...

Thieves steal blossoms

Yesterday afternoon, I was working in the office, when my husband Marcus remarked that there was a large flock of birds in the flowering...