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Downtown peace march meets opposition

Downtown peace march meets opposition

An anti-war demonstration Saturday at the Sault Ste. Marie Court House attracted a counter-demonstration by pro-war activists. About 70 demonstrators came out to march today for peace, marking the one-year anniversary of the war on Iraq.
How John Campbell made $103,000 last year

How John Campbell made $103,000 last year

Former Mayor Joe Fratesi reigns again at the top of the City's $100,000 club, according to figures released under Ontario's Public Service Salary Disclosure Act.
A Saturday morning fish tale

A Saturday morning fish tale

It can be easier catching a 50-pound lake trout than trying to bait a shy St. Mary's River fisherman into telling you his name.
Algoma University College suffers guerrilla strike

Algoma University College suffers guerrilla strike

Arlene Pitts and Mahmoud Shaheen were the organizers of a Guerrilla Film Festival last night at Algoma University College.
Mel Brechin takes a bow

Mel Brechin takes a bow

He's been around City Hall for almost 36 years. On April 30, Mel Brechin, commissioner of engineering and planning, will retire.
Point Louise gets a Mack attack

Point Louise gets a Mack attack

Yes, Spring is definitely around the corner. It officially starts Saturday, but there were definite indicators on Friday that warm weather will shortly be upon us. At noon, Lake Superior State University held the 34th annual burning of the snowman.
Photos from the scene of Desbarats shooting

Photos from the scene of Desbarats shooting

There's not much to see today at the scene of last night's fatal shooting on Government Road in Desbarats. Just some traffic pylons, police evidence bags, skid marks, scattered pieces of what appeared to be wound packing, and blood stains.
Desbarats gunshot victim known to Sault police

Desbarats gunshot victim known to Sault police

The man shot last night in Desbarats after an armed robbery in Richard's Landing was known to police in Sault Ste. Marie. Brian Grasley, 34, was to have appeared in court Monday on charges laid last month.
Victim identified in Desbarats shooting

Victim identified in Desbarats shooting

Ontario's Special Investigations Unit has identified the 34-year-old man killed yesterday at a police standoff in Desbarats. Dead is Brian Grasley, 34.
Police seek witnesses to Second Line accident

Police seek witnesses to Second Line accident

The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service is looking for witnesses to yesterday's crash on Second Line East between Old Garden River Road and Black Road. The accident took place around 1:15 p.m.