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...
Weather

Tornado Warning for Elliot Lake – Ranger Lake

Environment Canada has issued a TORNADO WARNING for North-eastern Ontario. At 11:24 a.m. EDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm that is possibly...
Computer Doctor

We’re back…

Earlier this month our hosting company experienced a catastrophic failure after installing security updates at their data centre which resulted in our content team...
camp fire beach

Huron Shores: Fire Ban Lifted

The Huron Shores Fire Department is advising that the Fire Ban, originally imposed May 16th, has been lifted.  Open Air Burning (burning of brush,...
road closed

Highway 17 between Batchawana Bay and Wawa Closed

The Ministry of Transportation is reporting that Highway 17 from Batchawana Bay to Wawa has been closed in both directions due to poor weather...
International Lake Superior Board Of Control

Update on Lake Superior Outflows and Expected Conditions

More seasonable conditions returned to the Lake Superior and Lake Michigan-Huron basins in January. Nonetheless, both lakes continue to see the effects of a...
OPP Snowmobiling

OPP & OFSC Kick Off Safe Snowmobile Week

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 27 snowmobile deaths during the 2016-2017 season, marking the highest number of fatalities since the winter of...
Algoma Power Planned Outage

Algoma Power: Planned electrical service interruption in the Township of MacDonald and Meredith, and...

Algoma Power requires an electrical service interruption for customers in the Township of MacDonald and Meredith, and Garden River First Nation in the following...
Algoma Power Planned Outage

Algoma Power: Planned electrical service interruptions in the township of Gaudette

This is a reminder that Algoma Power requires 3 electrical service interruptions for customers in the following area: Highway 532 and Station Road in...
International Lake Superior Board Of Control

Update on Lake Superior Outflows and Expected Conditions

Several months of generally wet weather has caused Lake Superior water levels to approach historical highs. The monthly mean level of Lake Superior in October...