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OPP Beat

Monday, March 25, 2002

STOLEN SNOW MACHINES Echo Bay, Ont., Sault Ste Marie OPP is investigating reports of three stolen snow machines over the weekend. On Friday evening the operator of one machine stopped at a restaurant in Echo Bay.

Sunday, March 24, 2002

The Sault detachment of the O.P.P. had a very quiet night last night last night and have nothing to report.

Saturday, March 23, 2002

Sault Ste. Marie O.P.P. advises that Highway 17 north of the Sault was re-opened at 3:00 p.m. Hayden to Wawa had been closed due to extreme weather conditions. Snow and blowing snow off Lake Superior had reduced visibility to zero.

Friday, March 22, 2002

SERIOUS INJURY IN SNOW MACHINE COLLISION Heyden, Ont., A nineteen year old Goulais River teen is in Sault and Area Hospitals after a snow machine collision. At about 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 21, 2002

COLLISONS EAST OF SAULT STE MARIE Laird Twp, Ont., An early morning collision on Hwy 17 east of Sault Ste Marie resulted in one vehicle ending up in the center of the highway until a tow truck removed it. At about 7:00 a.m.

Wednesday, March 20, 2002

EARLY MORNING COLLISON ENDS TRIP Montreal River, Ont., An early morning collision on Hwy 17 near Montreal River put an end to two Quebec mens' cross Canada trip. At about 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, March 19, 2002

CONSTANT CHANGES DESERVES CONSTANT ATTENTION Searchmont, Ont., Sault Ste Marie OPP are reminding all snow machine operators that your season is now day by day.

Monday, March 18, 2002

The Sault Ste. Marie O.P.P. is investigating the theft of a snow machine from an Echo Bay residence sometime after midnight on March 15. The thief drove the sled from the rear yard. Missing is a red 2001 Polaris R600.

Sunday, March 17, 2002

The Sault detachment of the O.P.P. reports a very quiet twenty-four hour period with no arrests and no traffic accidents.

Saturday, March 16, 2002

The Sault detachment of the O.P.P. had a very quiet night last night and have nothing to report.