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Woman spared jail sentence after ?horrendous driving? while drunk

By Keith Lacey A Sudbury woman described as a wonderful teacher and person who engaged in some truly horrific and dangerous driving last fall was spared a jail sentence Wednesday. Justice J.G.

Mine Mill boss faces charges dating back to 2000 strike

By Keith Lacey The strike at Falconbridge Ltd. ended almost one year ago to the day, but the effects are still being felt at the Sudbury courthouse.

Home invasion

The Greater Sudbury Police Criminal Investigations Branch is currently investigation a home invasion that happened late Wednesday night.

Man charged with trying to rob downtown bank

A 56-year-old Sudbury man has been arrested in relation to a downtown attempted bank robbery Thursday morning. Gerald Laforest, 56, of Martin Street, has been charged with one count of robbery and will appear in bail court this morning.

Police looking for Sean Pickford

A man wanted by police on a Canada-wide search warrant didn't show for his aggravated assault trial Monday. Sean Pickford, 23, was originally charged with attempted murder stemming from an incident outside a downtown Sudbury bar Sept. 17, 2000.

Lost soul spared jail time

BY KEITH LACEY A Â?lost soulÂ? whose long record of petty crimes is directly related to her hard drug addiction was spared a jail sentence Wednesday.

MPP makes nominations

Sudbury?s Liberal crime fighting MPP has nominated the Sudbury Elder Abuse Committee, the Sudbury Race Relations Committee and the JoeMac Committee for a crime fighting award.

Criminals wandering around unsupervised, says OPSEU

As the OPSEU strike nears the two month mark, the union representing provincial employees has issued a warning about unsupervised convicts posing a clear and present danger.

Thief steals from charity

Northern Ontario Families of Children with Cancer (NOFCC), it's a big name for a small group of people who provide an important service.

Man found not guilty of manslaughter

A jury has found a Wiarton resident not guilty of manslaughter in connection with the death of a Sudbury construction worker.