Mine Rescue Teams to Compete

Mine rescue teams across Ontario, including Algoma District will mark the 90th anniversary of Ontario Mine Rescue by testing their emergency response skills and...

Numerous Charges for Scooter Driver

(ELLIOT LAKE, ON) - On April 17, 2019 at approximately 3:26 p.m., East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) members were conducting a Reduce Impaired...
Carol Hughes, MP

It’s time to keep the promise made to Kashechewan

The seemingly annual flooding event that displaces residents from the community of Kashechewan to southern communities is under way.  The evacuation will move over...

Heavy Rain Expected For Elliot Lake

Rainfall warning in effect for: Elliot Lake - Ranger Lake Rain, heavy at times is expected. The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this...

Localized Flooding Possible With Heavy Rain / Warm Temperatures

The Sault Ste. Marie Region Conservation Authority would like to issue a watershed conditions statement to residents in regard to current watershed conditions. A low-pressure...

Blind River Home Hardware Building Centre Named Top Store in National Awards

Blind River Home Hardware Building Centre was named Best Home Hardware Building Centre Store Under 15,000 Sq. Ft. in the Home Hardware Proud of...

Mantha: Doug Ford’s budget makes life harder for Northern families

QUEEN’S PARK – During question period Monday, NDP Northern Development critic, Michael Mantha,  continued to advocate for the North in the face of Doug...
Carol Hughes, MP

Loblaws carbon fund announcement was an avoidable disaster

The announcement that Loblaws secured $12 million from the government’s Low Carbon Economy Fund (LCEF) to convert refrigeration systems was met with public derision...

Winter Driving Not Over Yet

Despite it being well into the month of April, we are currently in the midst of a storm that has brought mixed precipitation to...

Beware of Deer On Roadways

(BLIND RIVER, ON) - The East Algoma Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has investigated 30 collisions involving deer since the beginning of...