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South Porcupine OPP News Digest

OPP Lay Off Road Vehicle Charges The South Porcupine Ontario Provincial Police has charged a local man with a number of traffic offences stemming from a traffic stop on September 17th , 2013, on Pine Street South, south of Timmins.

Human Trafficking - Timmins is Not Not Beyond It

It can happen here and more than likely has! Although Timea's story is based on international issues, in her training she explains how traffickers groom people to be "pimped" and the circuit that these people are taken.

Timmins Comedy Festival - IT'S FRIDAY!!! See Who is Coming !!

On March 26 - 27 - 28, 2014, I’m organizing the first ever Timmins Comedy Festival. The event will take place over three days and include several of North America’s best comedians.

Nominations Extended for 2013 Timmins Young Professionals Awards

TIMMINS, September 19, 2013—There’s still time to nominate someone worthy of a Young Professionals Award, as the Timmins Chamber of Commerce has extended the deadline for submissions to Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013.

Timmins Chamber Celebrates Year’s Successes at 64th Annual General Meeting

The Timmins Chamber of Commerce highlighted a full year’s worth of successes for the business community during the organization’s 64th Annual General Meeting and President’s Dinner on Sept. 18.

1000 Reasons Why Prorogation Will Hurt People of Northern Ontario

The Prime Minister is once again showing his contempt for the work of parliamentarians SUDBURY – The Conservative government’s decision to shut down Parliament will impact the lives of Canadians, says NDP MPs Glenn Thibeault (Sudbury) and Carol Hughe

Timmins Police VS Local Paramedics Host Basketball Fundraiser

On September 21st 2013, members of the Timmins Police Service and local paramedics will be lacing up their shoes for a charity basketball game.

Fedeli Wins Release of ONTC Documents

QUEEN’S PARK – A Legislative Committee has ordered previously withheld Ministry of Finance Documents relating to Ontario Northland in the months leading up to the 2011 election to be released, Nipissing MPP and PC Finance Critic Vic Fedeli confirmed

Comedian #2 Name Released for Timmins Comedy Festival

Another announcement! Not only will we have comedians from all over Canada, we will also be supporting our local talent! The second comedian that will be performing at the Timmins Comedy Festival is Shane Gannon! Shane Gannon has been doing comedy on

Canadian Community Health Survey: Mental Health

In 2012, approximately 2.8 million people, or 10.1% of Canadians aged 15 and older, reported symptoms consistent with at least one of six mental or substance use disorders in the past 12 months.