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Look what happens when a community pulls together

Look what happens when a community pulls together

Photos by Gaye Smith Temagami Stewardship Council News Release *********************** Communities with small populations like Temagami can accomplish much when the community pulls together.
Two Barrie men fined for starting wildfire

Two Barrie men fined for starting wildfire

MNR News Release *********************** Two Barrie area men were fined $1,000 each for causing a fire that burned 590 hectares of Crown land in Halfway Lake Provincial Park and along Highway 144 on the May long weekend.
Safety first during the hunt

Safety first during the hunt

OPP News Release ******************** Black bear season opens across Northern Ontario today and the Ontario Provincial Police urge hunters to plan ahead and keep safety in the forefront during hunting season.
Jeff Hutcheson to play in 5th annual Charity Golf Classic

Jeff Hutcheson to play in 5th annual Charity Golf Classic

Mattawa General Hospital News Release ******************** The fifth annual Charity Golf Classic to support construction of the new Mattawa Hospital will take place on Wednesday, August 22, 2007 at the Mattawa Golf & Ski Resort, with a 9:30 a.m.
More fires in the area

More fires in the area

MNR News Release ************************* Forest Fire situation report for Wednesday August 15th HIGHLIGHTS: - 12 new; 48 active fires - 506 fires; 7723.2 hectares to date since Apr.1st DETAILS: There have been 12 new fires in the last 24 hours.
Crime of the week

Crime of the week

Near North Crime Stoppers News Release ******************** Near North Crime Stoppers and the North Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are seeking the public’s assistance in solving the following theft of a motor vehicle.
New supports for northern youth internships and co-op placements

New supports for northern youth internships and co-op placements

Northern Development and Mines Minister Rick Bartolucci News Release ******************** The McGuinty government is continuing to help young northerners tap future opportunities by investing in career-related internships and work placements across t
Cash, bicycles and credit card taken

Cash, bicycles and credit card taken

North Bay Police News Release ******************* Overnight on the 14th of Aug. thieves entered parked vehicles in the driveway of a home in the 100 block of Silver Lady Lane. They stole cash, ear phones and a TD Visa card.
Vehicle and cash stolen

Vehicle and cash stolen

OPP News Release ******************** East Ferris Twp - The North Bay OPP is investigating a break, enter and theft that occurred at the East Ferris Community Centre, Library and Fitness Centre over the weekend in which a vehicle and quantity of cash
East Fire Region situation update

East Fire Region situation update

MNR News Release ************************* Forest Fire situation report for Tuesday August 14th, 2007 HIGHLIGHTS: - 31 new; 51 active fires - 494 fires; 7719.8 hectares to date since Apr.1st DETAILS: There have been 31 new fires in the last 24 hours.