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  1. Brantford dude accused of not telling police his real namePolice say...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | SooToday

    Police observed the vehicle that matched the description travelling eastbound in the Town of Blind River. A traffic stop was initiated on Causley Street.

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  2. 16-year-old charged in Blind River luring caseOPP say a parent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | SooToday

    In June 2016, OPP in Blind River Ontario received a complaint from a parent in regards to an individual sending a female child victim sexual explicit messages via the Internet. On June 21, 2016 police arrested and charged a 16-year-old youth from Sundridge with one count of Internet luring.

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  3. Funds for Food raises cash and food for Soup KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | SooToday

    ... serves the Northern Ontario region from Wawa to Elliot Lake. The brokerage has offices in Sault Ste. Marie and Blind River, and currently has 24 Sales Representatives/Brokers to assist clients in helping them reach their dream of home ownership. For ...

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  4. Orphan bear cubs found near Blind River will return this time next...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | SooToday

    Two black bear cubs who were recovered early Tuesday morning and sent to Bear With Us Sanctuary and Rehabilitation Centre. Photo courtesy Mike McIntosh The death of a mother bear near Blind River early Tuesday morning is just the beginning of the story for her two young cubs, who will be rehabilitated and released back into the wild next year.

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  5. Cadet programs build communities by empowering youth, says MP HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Manitoulin Expositor

    ... carry," said Ms. Hughes. "The commitment to community from volunteers that keep programs running in places like Blind River, Hearst, Elliot Lake, Manitoulin Island, Espanola, and Kapuskasing is well worth it. Young Sea, Army and Air Cadets become ...

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  6. PSW accused of stealing cash, gift cardsIt is alleged to have...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | SooToday

    ************************* BLIND RIVER On June 13, 2016, members of the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) with the assistance of the East Algoma Crime Unit, responded to a theft of cash and gift cards at a senior's building on Hudson Street ...

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  7. Doctors O'Brien and Castellani appointed to APH BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | SooToday

    ... APH has two hundred employees with a main office in Sault Ste. Marie and three offices in the Algoma district: Blind River, Elliot Lake and Wawa. Dr. Lucas Castellani was born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie. He went to medical school at the ...

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  8. Push-back puts ServiceOntario closures on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | SooToday

    ... would close ServiceOntario offices in Guelph, Mississauga and Milton, Minden, Terrace Bay, Embrun, Morrisburg, Blind River and Kemptville by February 2017 or earlier. OPSEU immediately joined a grassroots campaign to save the offices, which included ...

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  9. Why Ia m thankful my parents sent me to summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Metro Times

    Being sent away to summer camp was already written in the stars for me. My grandparents sent my dad to a co-ed summer camp in Blind River, Ontario, called Camp Bil-O-Wood.

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  10. Wikwemikong High School honours athletic achievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Manitoulin Expositor

    ... (NOSSA) championship," continued Ms. Peltier. "The tennis team also participated in the NSSSAA Championship in Blind River and fared well. " "As for track and field, Mr. Recollet took a small but mighty team to the NSSSAA championship in Elliot Lake ...

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  11. Plan to close Service Ontario locations put on holdThe plan to close...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | SooToday

    There is no plan to close the Service Ontario location in Blind River at this time, says Minister of Government and Consumer Services and Sault Ste. Marie MPP David Orazietti.

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  12. Michael Mantha says the province is going to force people to leave Blind RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | SooToday

    ... Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services has announced the closure of the Service Ontario office in Blind River. Service Ontario is a Government initiative that was created to give Ontarians an easy, cost-effective way to access ...

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  13. Province reviews decision to close 9 ServiceOntario outletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | CBC News

    ... to close are located in Mississauga, Terrace Bay, Milton, Guelph, Morrisburg, Embrun, Minden, Kemptville and Blind River. The decision to review comes just days after Leeds-Grenville PC MPP Steve Clark tabled petitions at Queen's Park signed by more ...

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  14. Why we're so proud of John and NormaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | SooToday

    ... Ste. Marie and surrounding area including Thessalon, St. Joseph Island, Iron Bridge, Duberuilville, Elliot Lake, Blind River, Goulais River, Wawa, and Chapleau were honoured Wednesday evening with Ontario Volunteer Service Awards presented on behalf ...

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  15. Women killed in house fire remembered as a person who cared to make a differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The London Free Press

    ... Her last public post was a plea asking friends to sign a petition to keep the Service Ontario office open in Blind River. "She was an amazing woman with a huge heart and a ton of talent. She has touched hundreds of people in her short life. I still ...

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  16. MSS tennis teams win NSSSAA tennis championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Manitoulin Expositor

    The Manitoulin Secondary School Mustangs team won the North Shore Secondary School Association tennis championship, held in Blind River, last week. In photo, back row, is Sophie Bondi, Shelby Hester, Ethan Closs, Connor Bellmore, Hannah Woestenenk, Faith Taylor, Nathan Howard, Maddy Niven, and coach Chris Theijsmeijer.

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  17. Speeding and drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | SooToday

    ... Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were on regular patrol duties in the Township of the North Shore, east of Blind River. At 10:52 a.m., police observed a westbound vehicle on Highway 17 travelling at a high rate of speed. A traffic stop was ... 1 comment

  18. Tim Hortons wants you to get our of your carRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | SooToday

    ... Sault Ste. Marie have removed the garbage and recycling bins from their drive-thrus. Phone calls to locations in Blind River and Espanola revealed that they had removed their drive-thru garbage and recycling bins as well, while locations in Elliot ...

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  19. Algoma and North Shore hospitals face highest rates of overcrowding dueaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Manitoulin Expositor

    Freedom of Information requests reveal that Liberals have no standards for hospital bed occupancy, as overcrowding continues unabated at local hospitals Queen's Park - Michael Mantha, the NDP MPP for Algoma-Manitoulin, said that new information released by the Ontario New Democrats shows evidence of overcrowding in many Ontario hospitals, with the Sault Area Hospital, and the Blind River District Health Centre, facing overcrowding for one of the longest periods of time in the province. "While the Liberals refuse to even admit that hospital overcrowding is a problem in Ontario, patients and families in Sault Ste.

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  20. Henderson stepping down as Thunderbirds GMRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | SooToday

    ... team in 2012." The team is also looking for assistant coaches as Kyle Brick is taking over as head coach of the Blind River Beavers while Jeremy Rebek has been named the head coach of the Soo (Mich.) Indians AAA team.

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