Blind River Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Items stolen from parked vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | SooToday

    ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************* BLIND RIVER On September 1, 2015 officers from the East Algoma Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police in Blind River received two calls for thefts that occurred overnight. From their investigation, police learned that the culprit attended two separate businesses on Causley Street in Blind River and removed items from vehicles which were parked for the night.


  2. Mural explores social ecology of Sault's downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | SooToday

    ... second panel was guided by the work of nationally acclaimed Ojibwa artist Cecil Youngfox who was originally from Blind River, Ontario. Strapp was joined at the reveal ceremony today by storyteller Teddy Syrette, and interpreters Magpie Barnett and ...


  3. Last-minute development in Children's Aid negotiationsRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2015 | SooToday

    ... Ratification votes are planned for this Wednesday in Wawa, Wednesday night in Sault Ste. Marie and Thursday in Blind River and Elliot Lake. Note: Comments that appear on the site are not the opinion of Keep discussions civil and on ...


  4. Expect highway delays tomorrow: OPPRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | SooToday

    ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************* BLIND RIVER The East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police is warning area motorists to be aware of potential traffic delays during their travels on Highway 17 and Village Road, Friday, August 28, 2015 between the hours of 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The OPP's objective is to maintain the safe flow of traffic and, when delays occur, restore traffic flow in the safest manner possible. The OPP is also working with those who may organize protest events to provide a safe and peaceful opportunity to exercise their lawful rights while minimizing the impact on the traveling public, where possible.


  5. Plasco employees likely to get very little as court proceedings wind downRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 |

    ... clients as the money is all earmarked to go back to the company's secured creditors - most notably, the Town of Blind River, which is owed $17.9 million. A subsequent deal that will see a handful of the company's patents transferred to a new holding ... 1 comment

  6. Swingbridge ale a striking blondRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... truly outstanding beers. Manitoulin Brewing is the creation of a pair of transplants to the island from Blind River, Blair Hagman and Nishin Measwasige, a pair of 35-year-olds originally from Blind River who've been pals for 20 years. Three years ...


  7. Prepare to gorge yourself on local delicaciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | SooToday

    ... pre-purchased prior to the event Scotiabank branches at Station Mall and Northern Ave. in Sault Ste. Marie and Blind River (Scotiabank is MATCHING tickets sold in their branches) as well as Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre and Voyageurs' Lodge and ...


  8. New season brings change for Rayside-Balfour CanadiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 | Northern Life

    ... visiting buses arrive, there will be the familiar faces of the Soo Thunderbirds, Kirkland Lake Gold Miners and Blind River Beavers, as well as the excitement that will accompany those representing new and returned franchises to the NOJHL - the ...


  9. Thunderstorm and tornado watch for Sault and areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | SooToday

    Montreal River Harbour - Batchawana Bay - Sault Ste. Marie - St. Joseph Island - Greater Sudbury - Elliot Lake - Ranger Lake - Chapleau - Gogama - Manitoulin - Blind River - Killarney Conditions are favourable for dangerous thunderstorms to develop from mid afternoon to this evening.


  10. The unveiling of the #MillMrktMuralRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | SooToday

    ... 2, at 12 noon a panel dedicated to internationally known artist, Cecil Youngfox, who was originally born in Blind River will be unveiled. The final panel, celebrating the Soo Pipe Band's 100th year anniversary will be presented on Friday, September ...


  11. Liquidator takes ownership of Plasco assets for pennies on the dollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 |

    ... under court protection until Sept. 25. News of the sale likely brings little comfort to the 3,500 residents of Blind River, Ont., a small town near Sault Ste. Marie that invested $25 million in Plasco. Blind River is still owed $17.9 million by the ...


  12. Good news if you drink the water in Blind River or EspanolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | SooToday

    Residents of Espanola and Blind River will benefit from improvements to their drinking and wastewater management systems thanks to funding from the government of Ontario through the Small Communities Fund. Espanola will see the replacement of existing sewer lines to limit ground water infiltration and reduce the wastewater treatment costs.


  13. Heat warning in effect for Sault and areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | SooToday

    SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT ENVIRONMENT CANADA ************************** Heat Warning in effect for: Sault Ste. Marie - St. Joseph Island Chapleau - Missinaibi Lake Gogama - Foleyet Elliot Lake - Ranger Lake Greater Sudbury and vicinity Blind River - Thessalon Espanola - Killarney Manitoulin Island White River - Dubreuilville A hot airmass is expected to move into portions of Northeastern Ontario for the beginning of this week.


  14. Join the 1st annual Folk at the Landing Music Fest August 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | SooToday

    ... community arts group Thinking Rock ( Thinking Rock is working on this three-year project with Blind River, Mississauga First Nation, Elliot Lake and Serpent River First Nation to develop a community play with and for the people of ...


  15. Meet the new East Algoma OPP CommanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | SooToday

    ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE ************************* BLIND RIVER The Ontario Provincial Police North East Region is pleased to announce that Staff Sergeant Yves Forget has been promoted to the rank of Inspector. Inspector Forget has been a member of the Ontario Provincial Police for over 27 years and brings a wide range of experience to his new position. 1 comment

  16. Probable Lyme disease case reported in Blind River areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Northern Life

    Photos of a probable rash caused by Lyme disease, caused by the bite of a blacklegged tick, which carries the bacteria that causes the illness. Photo supplied Algoma Public Health is reporting a probable case of Lyme disease traced to the Blind River area.


  17. Probable case of Lyme disease reported in Blind River areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | SooToday

    To date, no blacklegged ticks have been found with this new program, indicating that the risk is still very low. Dr. Penny Sutcliffe, Medical Officer of Health, is reminding everyone of the importance of taking precautions to protect themselves and those in their care from Lyme disease. 1 comment

  18. Second annual North Channel Race Week starts MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Manitoulin Expositor

    ... or spinnaker class) will race from Hilton Beach to Thessalon. The following day the boats depart Thessalon to Blind River-a new stop on the way as Lake Huron water levels on the rise means this community is again open for North Chanel business. The ...


  19. Cooper and Eaton Cup races kick off LCYC race yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Manitoulin Expositor

    ... with five daily races with marina stopovers starting from Hilton Beach on July 20 to Thessalon, Thessalon to Blind River, Blind River to North Channel Yacht Club at Spragge, NCYC to Gore Bay, finishing on July 24 as boats race from Gore Bay to ...


  20. Traffic stop leads to multiple chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Manitoulin Expositor

    On July 5, 2015 at 12:45 p.m. officers from the Ontario Provincial Police , Blind River Detachment stopped a westbound car traveling through Blind River for a traffic violation. From their investigation the driver and passenger are now facing numerous charges. 1 comment