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**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has charged a local man in relation to a disturbance at a downtown tavern yesterday afternoon. Timmins Police Service officers responded to a call where a man had re-attended a local tavern after being asked to leave a number of times and allegedly became verbally abusive […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service is advising that Emma MCDONALD, age 15, of Timmins, who had been reported as “missing” to the Timmins Police Service, has been located. MCDONALD was located and her well-being has been confirmed. This matter is deemed to be a closed incident with no further police action […]


**ENGLEHART OPP NEWS RELEASE** At approximately 4:46 p.m. on December 11, 2018 members from the Kirkland Lake Detachment and the Temiskaming Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a two vehicle crash on Highway 11 just north of Englehart, Ontario. A tractor trailer collided with a cube van. The collision caused the vehicles […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has reviewed the statistics so far in the 2018 Festive RIDE campaign and are disappointed with the results thus far. While performing routine neighborhood patrols in the north end of the city during the early morning hours of Saturday December 1st, a Timmins Police Service officer […]


**PUBLIC HEALTH SUDBURY NEWS RELEASE** Public Health Sudbury & Districts has officially lifted the drinking water advisory that came into effect Sunday, December 8, 2018, for residents of the Town of Foleyet.   Public Health Sudbury & Districts issued the drinking water advisory because of a temporary loss of pressure due to a power outage in the municipal water system. The water has […]


Gabrielle Fecteau knows first-hand how hard it is to live with cancer, especially in a rural community like Timmins. Soon, cancer patients in Timmins will have access to new resources through the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation’s first ever Virtual Cancer Coaching pilot project. Gabrielle Fecteau, Lead Volunteer Coordinator on the project for Timmins, and a […]


**PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCY OF CANADA NEWS RELEASE** The opioid crisis continues to devastate communities and families from coast to coast to coast. Collecting and sharing data helps inform policies and interventions that will have a direct impact on the people most affected by this crisis. Data released today demonstrate that the opioid crisis continues. It […]


Snowmobiles and vehicles could soon legally be sharing some Timmins roads. The Timmins Snowmobile Club has presented a phased-in plan to allow access to certain streets. For more on this, head to Timminstoday.com.      –With files from Timmins Today


**LOTTO MAX NEWS RELEASE** Congratulations to Carmen Landry of Timmins after winning a $333,333.40 MAXMILLIONS prize in the December 7, 2018 LOTTO MAX draw.   “I play LOTTO MAX, LOTTARIO and sometimes LOTTO 6/49,” shared Carmen, a 43-year old local hospital worker, while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up her winnings. […]


**NORTHERN COLLEGE NEWS RELEASE** Northern College is pleased to announce the 100 per cent entry-to-practice exam pass rate of its Registered Nursing graduates. Northern College BCSN graduates surpassed the provincial pass rate average by 17.3 per cent for first time writers. According to the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN,) the test is […]


**LIVING SPACE NEWS RELEASE** Living Space has expanded the operating hours for the afternoon drop-in program at the 27 Cedar Street North Shelter. Beginning in December, the shelter will be open Monday to Friday from 1:00 to 4:00 PM to offer enhanced services. This expansion is part of a larger strategy aimed at providing 24/7 […]


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** Begin date: December 12, 2018  Begin time: 08:00 AM  Estimated end date: December 12, 2018  Estimated end time: 04:30 PM  Location: Terry Fox Trail between Mountjoy St. S. and Birch St. S.  Alternate route: Walk half a block south of trail and use Moneta Avenue to bypass closed section of trail.  The section of the Terry […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service is issuing a public notice in regards to its annual “Cram the Cruiser” food drive which will take place this Saturday (December 15th) at five area grocery stores. The Timmins Police Service Auxiliary Unit, working in conjunction with the South Porcupine OPP Auxiliary Unit will be […]


**ENGLEHART OPP NEWS RELEASE** At approximately 4:46 p.m. members from the Kirkland Lake Detachment and the Temiskaming Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a two vehicle crash on Highway 11 just north of Englehart, Ontario. A tractor trailer collided with a cube van. The collision caused the vehicles to catch fire. Unknown […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a person who has been reported to them as missing. The Timmins Police would like to determine the current whereabouts of Emma MCDONALD, age 15, who is a resident of Timmins. She is described as: – a Caucasian female […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance with their investigation into a possible abduction of a young male person in Timmins. The incident is alleged to have occurred on Wednesday, December 5th, 2018, at approximately 4:15 p.m. on Birch Street North near the Northeastern Catholic School Board building. […]


The winning entries in the Santa Claus Parade were in the spotlight at this week’s council meeting. Held in November, there were 13 award winners from the event organized by the Downtown Timmins BIA and Timmins Chamber of Commerce. For more, including photos of all the winners, go to Timminstoday.com.      –With files from Timmins […]


Toys were in a lot of shopping carts over the past Christmas shopping weekend, but they’re not all going under the tree. The Cochrane District EMS and CDSSAB employees held the 7th Annual Fill an Ambulance and Crib Toy Drive on Saturday, with ambulances parked outside the Canadian Tire and Wal-mart in Timmins. The fundraising […]


**ROGERS MEDIA NEWS RELEASE** On Monday, the Ted Rogers Community Grant Program, in conjunction with Kiss 99.3 and 92.1 Rock, awarded  Science Timmins $5000.   December 2nd marked the 10 year anniversary of the passing of Ted Rogers . His passion and spirit is still a driving force that is exhibited in our company values. […]


**KIRKLAND LAKE OPP NEWS RELEASE** Members of the Kirkland Lake Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to thank the Town of Kirkland Lake and Crabby Patty’s Restaurant for supporting breakfast with Santa.    The event was held on December 9, 2018 at Crabby Patty’s Restaurant. All proceeds from the breakfast were donated […]


**KIRKLAND LAKE OPP NEWS RELEASE** On December 9, 2018, members of the Kirkland Lake Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a stolen snowmobile on Woods Street in Kirkland Lake, Ontario.  The snowmobile is described as a white and red 2009 Polaris Dragon SP 800 CC.                   Any person with information […]


**TIMMINS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION NEWS RELEASE** Barb Stegemann, a “Top Game Changer” on CBC’s Dragon’s Den, CEO and founder of The 7 Virtues, and a Women’s Executive Network Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada will deliver a keynote address in Timmins. Stegemann is the keynote speaker at the Timmins Social Enterprise Roundtable February […]


**AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL NEWS RELEASE** Join Amnesty International to “Write for Rights” in recognition of Human Rights Day! On or around December 10th millions of people across the world use the power of letter writing to protect individuals or communities whose human rights have been denied. Everyone can participate! You don`t need to have any previous […]


**PUBLIC HEALTH SUDBURY AND DISTRICTS NEWS RELEASE** A drinking water advisory means that people who take their water from the municipal system should NOT use it for drinking; making juice, infant formula, or ice; cooking; washing uncooked fruits and vegetables; or brushing teeth. Boiling the water may not make it safe for drinking. For these […]


**NEOFACS NEWS RELEASE** Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. Cochrane District EMS Ambulance Bay at 500 Algonquin Blvd, Timmins, ON On Tuesday, December 11, NEOFACS will be presented with gifts and a cheque from the “Fill an Ambulance and Crib” toy drive that the Cochrane District EMS and CDSSAB employees held in Timmins at […]