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...

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...

Man charged in double homicide escapes jail in northern Ontario: police

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — Police in northern Ontario say a man accused of double murder has escaped from a local jail. Thunder Bay Police say...
COVID-19 Algoma

Fifth Algoma resident to test positive for COVID-19, with travel to Mexico

Algoma Public Heath received confirmation today of the 5th Algoma resident to test positive for COVID-19. This is a man in his 20s with recent...

Mantha on Gas Price Gouging

Thank you all for reaching out to my office regarding Northern gas prices. Please note that in this office, we are a small team...

Labour Market Shortages in Thunder Bay

Northern Policy Institute (NPI) partnered with the North Superior Workforce Planning Board, your Local Employment Planning Council to provide insight into current and potential...

Trafficking Charges Result From CDSA Search Warrant

(CHAPLEAU, ON) - On March 24, 2020, members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Northeast Region Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU), Nishnawbe Aski Police...

OPP Charge Prohibited Driver

On March 24, 2020, at approximately 1:45 p.m., a member of the Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed an eastbound...

OPP report first COVID-19 presumptive positive member

(ORILLIA, ON) - The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is confirming its first uniform member has tested presumptive positive for COVID-19. Following their doctor's instructions, the...

Destination Northern Ontario Braces for Impact of COVID-19 on Northern Tourism Industry

As the number of new cases for the Novel Coronavirus mount in Canada, Ontario and regionally, Destination Northern Ontario (DNO) and its industry partners...