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Friends and family say goodbye to "kind and gentle giant" Marc Hovingh

Friends and family say goodbye to "kind and gentle giant" Marc Hovingh

Hovingh was a kind and caring man who loved laughter, animals and the open water
<b>REPLAY:</b> Provincial Constable Marc Hovingh will be laid to rest today

REPLAY: Provincial Constable Marc Hovingh will be laid to rest today

Funeral service for Marc Hovingh begins at 1 p.m.
Police seeking assistance in locating man wanted on Canada-wide warrant

Police seeking assistance in locating man wanted on Canada-wide warrant

Tyler Thrones is wanted for three counts of conspiracy to commit murder
<b>Update: arrested,</b> Man wanted on Canada-wide warrant known to frequent North Bay area

Update: arrested, Man wanted on Canada-wide warrant known to frequent North Bay area

Shane Luc Laderoute is wanted for breaching his parole
Sturgeon Falls man wanted for historical sexual assaults

Sturgeon Falls man wanted for historical sexual assaults

The incidents occurred between 2015 and 2018
OPP getting extremely high volume of police record check requests

OPP getting extremely high volume of police record check requests

the OPP is temporarily transferring the criminal record check process back to detachments
Highway 17 Collision leads to drug charges

Highway 17 Collision leads to drug charges

Officers seized a quantity of drugs suspected to be Fentanyl and Cocaine along with a replica handgun
Two more arrested in Powassan break and enter

Two more arrested in Powassan break and enter

OPP executed a search warrant on a storage unit in North Bay, and most of the property from the break and enter was recovered along with other items believed to be stolen from other crimes
OPP cracking down on loud mufflers, plates, and tinted windows

OPP cracking down on loud mufflers, plates, and tinted windows

Contrary to popular belief, there is no percentage allowed on side windows or windshield; both must be clear from obstruction including tint and lettering
Tools and solar panels stolen in Powassan break-in

Tools and solar panels stolen in Powassan break-in

Police are asking anyone with information regarding this break, enter and theft to contact the North Bay OPP