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Hit and run leaves part of Hanmer without power

A hit and run at 10 pm Wednesday night at the Hanmer Valley Shopping Centre left some residents without power for two hours.

Woman who injured Sudbury cop now one of Canada?s most wanted

BY KEITH LACEY klacey@northernlife.ca A woman who hit and seriously injured a Sudbury police officer while escaping a crime scene six years ago is now one of Canada?s most wanted female criminals.

Woman charged with cheating daycare of $10,000

A seven-month police investigation conducted by Greater Sudbury Police Service?s Fraud Unit has resulted in criminal charges being laid against a former daycare director.

Thief ?turns life around? and settles down

A local man who went on a 13-month spree of stealing motor vehicles and heavy machinery was sentenced to 15 months in jail Wednesday.

Disabled man gets house arrest for welfare fraud

BY KEITH LACEY A local man who pleaded guilty to a long and lucrative case of welfare fraud was sentenced to 12 months of house arrest Friday. Richard J.

OPP out in full force

The OPP across the province will blitz the highways over the entire Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend to bring road safety to the forefront.

Lawyer went out of way to help Kimberly Rogers

BY DIANE GILHULA A Sudbury lawyer who went out of her way to assist Kimberly Rogers while she was under house arrest for welfare fraud, tearfully told a coroner?s inquest Friday about the last time she saw Rogers alive.

Crime victims get more say in punishment

BY KEITH LACEY The sister of a slain Sudbury police officer applauds a new piece of legislation that provides victims of crime with a louder voice in the criminal justice system. Patti Mathes, sister of Const.

Assault charges

The Greater Sudbury Police Service have charged a Sudbury man with one count of aggravated assault following an investigation into a serious attack at a local night club that occurred in the early morning hours Saturday, Oct. 4, 2003.

Man with record in trouble again

A Sudbury man with a long history of getting into trouble with the law is in trouble once again.