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Man gets six months in jail for harassment charges

BY KEITH LACEY A man now convicted a second time for being unable to control his temper towards a former girlfriend was sentenced to six months in jail Tuesday.

Welfare no living, city official testifies as inquest winds down

The City of Greater SudburyÂ?s director of social services admitted to a coronerÂ?s jury Friday itÂ?s extremely difficult for single people on welfare to find affordable accommodations in this city.

OPP motorcycle officer rear-ended, sent to hospital

BY CRAIG GILBERT A Chelmsford man has been charged with careless driving after hitting an Ontario Provincial Police motorcycle officer from behind near the intersection of Highway 144 and municipal road 35 Wednesday afternoon.

SIU investigation continues into Chelmsford shooting

Members from the Special Investigations Unit have designated six witness officers in the death of 42-year-old Michael Karchie at his Chelmsford home in the wee hours of Oct. 3.

Appeal of teen?s sentence denied by court

BY KEITH LACEY The teenager convicted of killing a Sudbury police constable during a high-speed chase more than three years ago has had his appeal on the length of his sentence denied by Ontario?s highest court.

Funeral for Chelmsford father set for Wednesday

Police Special Investigations Unit probing death Michael Karchie Although police and officials with the Special Investigations Unit are remaining tight-lipped about the investigation into the gunshot death of a Chelmsford man Friday, the dead man's f

Woman, who saw Rogers shortly before she died, testifies

A pregnancy care worker who spent several hours with Kimberly Rogers just before she died told a coronerÂ?s jury the woman was suffering from serious medical problems.

SIU investigating shooting death on Chelmsford farm

BY CRAIG GILBERT Two dogs ran free around a Chelmsford farm property Friday morning as five members of the Special Investigations Unit worked inside to piece together the final hours of Michael Karchie.

?Death Road North? crash injures eight people

A multi-vehicle collision on Highway 69, south of Britt, Monday morning injured eight people. Six people were sent to St. Josephs Hospital in the city while two others were airlifted to Toronto with serious injuries, including a young child.

Police looking for three suspects

A Bancroft Drive man was still missing Friday after becoming the victim of a home invasion Thursday morning. One man had ?an edged weapon.? An undetermined amount of property was stolen.