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Civilians recognized for a decade of volunteer service

Civilians recognized for a decade of volunteer service

The trio has logged thousands of hours in uniform
Crime of the week

Crime of the week

Crime of the Week: break and enter in Matheson area.
Health unit wants you to clean out your medicine cabinets

Health unit wants you to clean out your medicine cabinets

The Porcupine Health Unit is reminding the members of the public to clean out their medicine cabinets by picking up a medication clean-out bag from their pharmacy.
Safety tips for shopping this holiday season

Safety tips for shopping this holiday season

With the holiday season quickly approaching, stores and parking lots will have an increase flow of shoppers on a mission.
Health Unit hosting information session on teen pregnancy

Health Unit hosting information session on teen pregnancy

On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, the Porcupine Health Unit will be hosting a community information session
Did you see the northern lights last night? (5 photos)

Did you see the northern lights last night? (5 photos)

Clear skies in remote areas offered the best chances to view the aurora borealis.
Organic, sprouted chia seed powder recalled. Possible salmonella contamination

Organic, sprouted chia seed powder recalled. Possible salmonella contamination

Some Back 2 the Garden Organic, Sprouted Chia Seed Powder is being voluntarily recalled by the manufacturer because it may be contaminated by Salmonella, says the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.
Cuts mean Ottawa a three-day trip, says Vanthof

Cuts mean Ottawa a three-day trip, says Vanthof

Ontario NDP MPP for Timiskaming-Cochrane John Vanthof called on the Acting Premier in the legislature this morning to address cuts to the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (ONTC) in Northern Ontario.
Kirkland Lake Gold Reports Initial Results From Its Regional Exploration Program

Kirkland Lake Gold Reports Initial Results From Its Regional Exploration Program

Kirkland Lake Gold Inc., an operating and exploration gold company provides results from its regional exploration program on its wholly owned property in Kirkland Lake, Ontario.
911 hang up leads to $11,000 drug seizure

911 hang up leads to $11,000 drug seizure

On October 30, 2015, the James Bay Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a 911 hang up call on Tremblay Street in the Town of Hearst.