Local Regulations During 2020 Smelt Run

Dear Algoma-Manitoulin, I am writing this brief notice subsequent to strong actions taken by municipalities and First Nations in order to protect their communities. As...

Crimes and policing change amid COVID-19 pandemic, Ontario forces say

COVID-19 has changed both criminal behaviour and policing in Ontario. Some of the crime trends, such as a surge in domestic violence, have been predictable....
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Algoma Public Health: New Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Algoma

Algoma Public Health is reporting a new COVID-19 case in a resident in the Algoma district. A male in his 50s was tested on...

APH Silent on Elliot Lake COVID-19 Case

The City of Elliot Lake informed their residents at 8pm on Tuesday March 31st that a resident tested positive for COVID-19. Algoma Public Health as...
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Wawa Resident Facing Robbery Charges

(WAWA, ON) - On April 1, 2020, at approximately 5:16 p.m., members of the Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded...
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Three Charged After Drug Warrant Execution In Wawa

(WAWA, ON) - On March 31, 2020, at approximately 9:15 p.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Northeast Region Community Street Crime Unit...
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Local Agri-food Sector Needs Support Amid Uncertainty

With the recent events of COVID-19, local businesses in the Algoma region need to be supported now more than ever. Buy Algoma, Buy Local,...

OPP Updates from our Manitoulin Detachment

OPP WARNS OF NEW COVID-19 FRAUDS (ESPANOLA, ON) - The Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to remind the public...
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OPP Warns of New COVID-19 Frauds

(ESPANOLA, ON) - The Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to remind the public to be very mindful of possible...

Teen Charged After Destroying Family Home In Thessalon

(THESSALON, ON) - On March 30, 2020, shortly before 10:00 p.m., members from the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Detachment responded to a...