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Boa constrictor found in Fort Frances

Boa constrictor found in Fort Frances

OPP are trying to find the owner of the 2.1-metre-long reptile
Bridge reconstruction gets the green light in Mattawa

Bridge reconstruction gets the green light in Mattawa

Mattawa residents and travellers along Highway 533 still face a few more months of alternating one-lane traffic on the Pont Mauril Belanger Bridge but officials say the finish line is in sight
Red Lake residents ordered to evacuate as fire closes in

Red Lake residents ordered to evacuate as fire closes in

Out of control forest fire poses threat to Northwestern Ontario community.
<b>Opinion:</b> Loud pipes save lives, now what about distracted driving?

Opinion: Loud pipes save lives, now what about distracted driving?

'Get everyone's head out of their phones and back to paying attention to the road, and I'll quiet my bike back down'
Dog found shot after North Bay house fire, search on for 'suspicious man'

Dog found shot after North Bay house fire, search on for 'suspicious man'

An unidentified man was seen leaving the scene in a late model pick-up truck
Motorcyclist dies in Highway 11 crash

Motorcyclist dies in Highway 11 crash

The single-vehicle accident happened just before noon on Friday, August 7.11 north of South River, in Laurier Township
Detective assigned to Sault Black Lives Matter sign-burning case

Detective assigned to Sault Black Lives Matter sign-burning case

'It’s disheartening that issues of overt racism are still happening on campus over a decade later from my time as an Algoma U student' - Calgary inclusion and diversity consultant Elise Ahenkorah
Timmins had another COVID-19 case yesterday too

Timmins had another COVID-19 case yesterday too

The new case is a man in his 20s
Northern Ontario MP says he's the victim of stalking

Northern Ontario MP says he's the victim of stalking

'When I blocked him from my page he began to escalate with a series of ugly, personal and unfounded smears against me'
Black Lives Matter signs set on fire on Algoma U's front lawn <b>(3 photos)</b>

Black Lives Matter signs set on fire on Algoma U's front lawn (3 photos)

'This is another example of how some are trying to silence our voice' - Yahaya Alphonse, Algoma U Students' Union president