forest fire

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...
fire ban

Current Fire Bans Issued

Due to the extreme fire hazard, several recent periods of heavy lightning and the large number of wildfires burning, fire bans have been issued...
road-closed

Planning on using the Sultan Road from June 15 – 17?

The Eacom Timber Corporation is advising the users of the Sultan Industrial Road of a roadwork-related closure that will take place from June 15th...

Hiker in Pukaskwa National Park Airlifted to Hospital

A 60 year-old female has been transported to hospital for medical care after injuring herself while hiking at Pukaskwa National Park near Marathon. On September...

Fire Ban Lifted

Due to the unexpected amount of rain last night and more in the forecast, the Huron Shores Fire Department has lifted the fire...
Moore

Former Wawaite is Signed to Play for Powassan Voodoos

Former Wawaite Cameron Moore, with his roots in Wawa Minor Hockey Cameron continues to advance. Moore has been signed to play for the Powassan...

Kathleen Wynne to visit Wawa and other Northern Ontario communities

Premier Kathleen Wynne will be touring Northern Ontario to visit schools, hospitals, businesses, Indigenous communities and other groups from August 6 to 12 to...
road closed

Highway 17 Closed 14 km South of Wawa

(8:21 am) The Superior East Wawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently at the scene of a tractor trailer rollover on...
Acr Train

Decolonizing Passenger Rail

Brendan Sutherland (who is working in a summer employment position with NORDIK/CAPT) will be making a presentation to the Ontario Aboriginal Students' Gathering...
lots of snow

Can you handle more snow? There’s lots more coming…

Another dumping of snow is likely today as a quick moving Alberta Clipper swings in. Environment Canada is forecasting another 15cm of new snow...