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...
OPP

Careless Driving on Highway 17

On May 6, 2016, members of the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 17 approximately...
NorthernHighways

Province Funds Two Provincial Infrastructure Projects Locally through Northern Highways Program

Ontario continues to invest in highway infrastructure in Northeastern Ontario through the Northern Highways Program. The province is investing a total of $11.3 million in four...
autonomous car technology

The mile-high (long?) club, behind the wheel

OTTAWA - Federal bureaucrats are raising concerns about distracted driving in semi-autonomous cars that don't require much input from the driver. And at least one...

Serious Collision on Highway 17B – Hwy Open

Highway 17B has been reopened. The highway had been closed due to a fatal two vehicle collision since 10:43 p.m. Friday night, approximately 9...

Are you travelling west of Wawa later today?

The North West Region Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) want to remind motorists to be careful as the region braces for a winter storm.  Environment...

Nipigon River Bridge – Single Lane Reductions Thursday & Friday

The Ministry of Transportation advises the motoring public that Highway 11/17 at the Nipigon River Bridge will be temporarily reduced to single lane traffic...

Driver Distraction Leads Reasons for Road Deaths

Heading into its annual Distracted Driving campaign next week (March 14-20, 2016), the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) confirmed that 2015 marked the third consecutive...

Hwy 631 – CLOSED (White River to Jct. 631/11) UPDATE

Highway 631 has been reopened (12:52 p.m.) Hwy 631 - CLOSED (White River to Jct. 631/11) Highway 631 has been closed from White River to the...

Hwy 631 – CLOSED (White River to Jct. 631/11) UPDATE

Highway 631 has been reopened (12:52 p.m.) Hwy 631 - CLOSED (White River to Jct. 631/11) Highway 631 has been...