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UPDATE: Highway 17 closed near Nairn Centre

UPDATE: 12 Midnight  The Highway has been re-opened. No further details on the crash. Previous Espanola Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police advise of the following...
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Hwy 17 OPEN (Batchawana to Wawa) – UPDATE 22:12

last updated Dec 16, 22:12 Highway 17 from Batchawana to Wawa has been reopened, both north and southbound lanes. At 10:02 Environment Canada ended the...

Looking for Road Conditions?

It is winter time, and the concern in everyone's mind is "how are the roads?". Because of the varying weather/snow belts between Wawa and...

Snow Squalls again? Hwy closed 50.5 hrs in the last storm

Environment Canada has issued a snow squall watch again for Sault Ste. Marie to Wawa - along the shores of Lake Superior. As a...
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Highway 17 to SSM OPEN

At 3:44 Hwy 17 was reopened. At 2:13 p.m. OPP issued a press release stating that Highway 17 was closed from Wawa to Batchawana Bay...
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Hwy 17 CLOSED (Wawa to Heyden)

Hwy 17 between Wawa and Heyden has been closed again due to poor weather conditions and whiteout conditions. The photo to the right was...

Poor weather in Northwestern Ontario – Power outages and Highway closures

Highways remain closed and nearly 16,000 people are without power in northwestern Ontario during the first storm of the season. Closed Highways (due to poor...

Storm Hits – Highway Closures & Updates (7:17 a.m.)

7:01 AM EST Friday 13 January 2017 Snow squall warning in effect for: Sault Ste. Marie - St. Joseph Island Snow squalls are expected. Under the...

Yesterday’s Heavy Rain causes Damage

The torrential downpour that hit Sault Ste. Marie yesterday afternoon causing power outages also wreaked damage north of the Sault. Highway 17 had ponding...

Rain, Rain and more rain…

RAINFALL WARNING FOR NORTHERN ONTARIO UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 2:09 P.M. EDT SATURDAY 20 AUGUST 2016. --------------------------------------------------------------------- RAINFALL WARNING FOR: MANITOUWADGE - HORNEPAYNE WAWA - WHITE RIVER - PUKASKWA AGAWA...