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Bruce Mines driver charged with impaired after vehicle crashes into ditch

Bruce Mines driver charged with impaired after vehicle crashes into ditch

Ontario Provincial Police say they tracked the driver to a nearby residence, where he was arrested
Winter weather closes Highway 17 at Batchawana

Winter weather closes Highway 17 at Batchawana

A snow squall warning is currently in effect for the region
Two from the Sault face drug charges in McKerrow

Two from the Sault face drug charges in McKerrow

Officers found a driver and passenger 'passed out' in a vehicle parked in the middle of a road on Friday morning
Important reminders and scary stats ahead of Snowmobile Safety Week

Important reminders and scary stats ahead of Snowmobile Safety Week

In the past 10 years, 158 snowmobilers did not make it home to their families in what were almost all preventable riding deaths
Body found in northern Ontario 13 years ago finally identified

Body found in northern Ontario 13 years ago finally identified

Postmortem examination found no signs of foul play, but the man had no ID and could not be identified; advanced DNA testing has solved the mystery
Two from Wawa arrested Sunday in separate domestic disputes

Two from Wawa arrested Sunday in separate domestic disputes

OPP not releasing names of suspects in order to protect identities of alleged victims
Heavily damaged tractor trailer stopped in Blind River, driver charged

Heavily damaged tractor trailer stopped in Blind River, driver charged

Police say the vehicle sustained significant damage after hitting a rock cut on Highway 17 somewhere between Wawa and Sault Ste. Marie
Man arrested on Highway 17 holding beer, waving gun at vehicles: OPP

Man arrested on Highway 17 holding beer, waving gun at vehicles: OPP

Accused released from custody with order to appear in court next month
Police seize crystal meth during RIDE program in Espanola

Police seize crystal meth during RIDE program in Espanola

OPP also found suspected unmarked cigarettes and approximately $3,700 in cash; 41-year-old faces multiple charges
Thief broke into Blind River apartment, changed lock, moved in: OPP

Thief broke into Blind River apartment, changed lock, moved in: OPP

32-year-old suspect later arrested by Sudbury police