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Fatal structure fire under investigation near Blind River

Fatal structure fire under investigation near Blind River

Crews responded to the fire on Mississagi Bay Road on Monday morning
OPP, RCMP warn of increase in ‘grandparent’ scams

OPP, RCMP warn of increase in ‘grandparent’ scams

An awareness campaign in partnership with Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre runs Feb. 6-10
Trucker charged with 24 offences from three stops in 22 hours

Trucker charged with 24 offences from three stops in 22 hours

Police in Timmins say charges include careless driving and driving over hours
Suspended driver charged after car forces vehicle off highway

Suspended driver charged after car forces vehicle off highway

Traffic complaint reported car with damage to it travelling dangerously on Maple Ridge Road towards Thessalon First Nation, police say
Victim identified in fatal Highway 17 hit-and-run

Victim identified in fatal Highway 17 hit-and-run

Officers responded to the scene near Bruce Mines shortly after 9 p.m. last Friday
Woman who drove into fatal hit-and-run scene charged with impaired

Woman who drove into fatal hit-and-run scene charged with impaired

Highway 17 near Bruce Mines was closed to facilitate the investigation into a pedestrian fatality when police say the 42-year-old drove into the crash scene
Fatal crash on Highway 17 east of Sault was hit-and-run, OPP say

Fatal crash on Highway 17 east of Sault was hit-and-run, OPP say

On Jan. 20, shortly after 9 p.m., officers responded to a collision in which a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on Highway 17 west of Bruce Mines
Highway 17 reopens east of Sault after fatal crash <b>(update)</b>

Highway 17 reopens east of Sault after fatal crash (update)

Crash Friday night had all lanes closed into the early hours of Saturday morning
Manitoulin OPP investigate text images of dead bodies, body parts

Manitoulin OPP investigate text images of dead bodies, body parts

Violent text message extortion scam alert issued; message threatens that if payment is not sent, you and your family may be targeted and harmed
Cabin search north of the Sault leads to seizure of 12 firearms

Cabin search north of the Sault leads to seizure of 12 firearms

A 57-year-old from West Nipissing has been charged as a result of the investigation