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5th Annual Great Canadian Kayak Challenge & Festival Information and Schedule

On Plans for the 5th Annual Great Canadian Kayak Challenge & Festival are well underway. This year’s event will prove to be the biggest and best to date.

SUV and Scooter Collision at Tim Hortons

At lunch time an SUV and Mobility scooter collided in front of the Tim Hortons beside J & B Cycle and Marine. The rider in the scooter was taken to hospital with undisclosed injuries. There was serious damage to the scooter.

Timmins Police Identify Man Found in Porcupine Lake

Timmins Police have released the name if the man that was found in Porcupine Lake last Saturday as Luke Gull Jr. 25 years of age.

Parking Increases at Municipal Lots in Timmins January 2014

Beginning January 2014, expect to pay an extra $5 for parking in city lots. Timmins Council passed an amendment to by-law 1973-196 for the increase.

Impaired Driving Charge Laid By Timmins Police (Brunette @ Algonquin Accident)

On the afternoon of the 19th July 2013 the Timmins Police Service and emergency services attended the intersection of Algonquin Blvd. E. and Brunette Road concerning a motor vehicle collision.

SIU Concludes Death Investigation in Timmins

The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), Ian Scott, has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to charge a Timmins Police Service (TPS) officer with any criminal offence in relation to the death of a 62-year-old man earlier this

Officers Investigating the Discovery of a Body in Porcupine Lake

The Timmins Police Service is investigating the discovery of a body in Porcupine Lake at approximately 5:45 a.m. this morning (July 20, 2013).

Timmins Police Arrests Made in Break and Enters at Two Local Businesses

Timmins Police officers, aided by officers from the Ontario Provincial Police Central Region Support Team, and the South Porcupine Detachment Crime unit, have arrested two southern Ontario men in relation to break and enters at two local businesses.

Youth Hockey is so Costly that 79 Percent of Families Must Make Sacrifices So Their Child Can Participate

Hyundai Hockey Helpers works with financially challenged families to get their kids in the game through a partnership with Hyundai Dealers, KidSport Canada and Montreal Canadiens defenceman P.K.

Open letter on St-Anne's School OPP Investigation

Why is important information being held from the public ? This is the question of many people including Gilles Bisson. Below is the letter to John Gerretsen, the Attorney General of Ontario.