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The Timmins Rock, announced moments ago via twitter that Timmins Rock Alumni, Stewart Parnell has signed a pro contract with the Harsefeld Tigers in Germany. Parnell, suited up for the Rock for four seasons, and finished his NOJHL career with a total of 40 goals, 70 assist, and 110 pts in 131 games played. Rock […]


**PORCUPINE HEALTH UNIT NEWS RELEASE** There have been no new positive cases in the Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) area since June 21, 2020. The current number of confirmed positive cases is now 67. No cases are currently active, but COVID-19 is still circulating. Continue to follow public health measures to stay well. Yesterday, a new […]


The Timmins Rock have received commitment from Forward Josh Dickson. Dickson, will be in a Rock uniform for a third season, and this season could be his best one yet. In his first season with the Rock, he put up 31 points in a 52 game span… 14 goals and 17 assists. When you play […]


**ONTARIO NEWS** The Ontario government, in consultation with Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, has extended all emergency orders currently in force that were made under s.7.0.2(4) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act to July 22, 2020. The extension was made to ensure the province maintains the necessary flexibility to protect public health and […]


The Timmins Rock were thrilled to find out that their captain, Derek Seguin, would be returning to the team for his final season. We had the chance to chat one-on-one with the captain about his commitment to the team for the 2020-21 season, his expectations, the importance of being mentally and physically healthy, and he […]


**SOUTH-PORCUPINE OPP DETACHMENT NEWS RELEASE** On those beautiful sunny days, most of us want to get out on the water to use our boats. Just remember that any vessel being underway that has any type of motor, requires the operator to possess a valid Pleasure Craft Operators Card (PCOC) or proof of competency equivalence. Personal Watercrafts […]


Ontario is expected to table a motion Wednesday to extend the province’s state of emergency until July 24. The current state of emergency declared at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic is set to expire July 15. -For the Full Story Visit 680 News -With Files From 680 News


A second pot shop is getting ready to open in Timmins. Signs for Sessions Cannabis have gone up inside the former party store in the Park Road Square, 425 Algonquin Blvd. According to the company, the opening is planned for this fall, “pending the ‘green’ light from the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario.” -For the Full Story […]


**PORCUPINE HEALTH UNIT NEWS RELEASE** There have been no new positive cases in the Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) area since June 21, 2020. The current number of confirmed positive cases is now 67. No cases are currently active. Although we currently do not have any active cases within the PHU area, be aware that COVID-19 […]


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** Effective yesterday, July 5, the Deloro Landfill Site has returned to regular summer hours. For the remainder of the summer months, the Deloro Lanfill will be open Monday to Friday from 8am to 5:45pm, and Saturday and Sunday from 8am to 3:45pm. Those using the landfill are reminded to practice […]


**PORCUPINE HEALTH UNIT NEWS RELEASE** There have been no new positive cases in the Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) area since June 21, 2020. The current number of confirmed positive cases is now 67. No cases are currently active, but COVID-19 is still circulating. Continue to follow public health measures to stay well. With school officially […]


**PORCUPINE HEALTH UNIT NEWS RELEASE** The advisory also includes residents of Porcupine and South Porcupine effective July 6, 2020. BOIL WATER ADVISORY: The City of Timmins has issued a Boil Water Advisory (BWA) effective July 6, 2020. The advisory affects residents of Schumacher, those in the area east of Highway 655 along Algonquin Boulevard, Vipond […]


**PORCUPINE HEALTH UNIT NEWS RELEASE** There have been no new positive cases in the Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) area in the last 24 hours. The current number of confirmed positive cases is now 67, two of which remain active. Be aware that COVID-19 is still circulating across the province, Canada and internationally. People may be […]


The Aline’s Tea Shop owner is one of eight downtown Timmins businesses taking part in a new patio initiative that will see up to 10 temporary areas set up this summer. -For the Full Story Visit TimminsToday With Files From TimminsToday


**PORTER AIRLINES NEWS RELEASE** Porter Airlines is deferring its resumption of flights until August 31, one month later than previously scheduled, due to ongoing COVID-19 travel restrictions. We want to see our planes in the sky as soon as possible and are actively working to prepare for our resumption of service. However, the ongoing uncertainty […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has charged a local man with a number of Criminal Code offences stemming from an assaultive altercation that occurred late yesterday afternoon (June 28th) in the vicinity of Croatia Street in Schumacher. The Timmins Police Service responded to a complaint regarding a disturbance where a male […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has charged a local man person with a charge of assault stemming from an incident that occurred during the earlier this month at a Spruce Street South building in Timmins. The matter was reported to the Timmins Police Service days after the initial event and an […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has charged a local man with a number of Criminal Code offences stemming from an assaultive altercation that occurred during the early morning hours of Saturday, June 27th in Schumacher. The Timmins Police Service responded to a complaint regarding a disturbance at an apartment building on […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service is in the midst of completing its investigation into a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian that occurred at approximately 10:35 yesterday evening. The collision occurred at the intersection of Cedar Street and Algonquin Blvd where the driver of an SUV (commercial) struck a 53 year […]


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** The Canada Day 2020 has transitioned to a virtual format, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Tourism Timmins has connected with local dignitaries and musical artists to provide a pre-recorded event for the whole family to enjoy. The creation of a pre-recorded event allows spectators the opportunity to access the […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** In the last 24 hours, the Timmins Police Service has responded to numerous incidents where persons were in medical distress due to the consumption of illicit substances. In all, eight persons required immediate first aid from Timmins Police Service officers as they attended the scene of these calls for service. […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service would like to thank the public for their cooperation while the flow of traffic was disrupted in the area of the Lafleur Bridge. The incident being investigated was resolved peacefully and regular traffic flow can resume as normal.


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** An increased Police presence will be seen in the area of the Lafleur Bridge as the Timmins Police Service is currently investigating an ongoing incident in that area.  The public is asked to avoid the area of the Lafleur bridge including Norman street in the area of the bridge.  There […]


Goodlife Fitness gyms in Ontario will not be opening on June 29 as the organization originally announced. Gyms in Ontario are still waiting for government approval to open their doors due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions. -For more details on GoodLife Fitness Gyms Opening visit TimminsToday As for other local gyms in Timmins Like, Rehab Plus, […]


**PORCUPINE HEALTH UNIT NEWS RELEASE** There have been no new positive cases in the Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) area in the last 24 hours. The current number of confirmed positive cases is now 67, two of which remain active. As we resume more of our daily activities, we all have a responsibility to work together […]