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Last night the son of the Head Coach/General Manager of the Cochrane Crunch was in a severe car accident and was flown to a Hamilton Hospital. Here is an update on his condition: 2/ The good news is there appears to be no head trauma. Major surgeries where to begin last night so the next […]


The City of Timmins would like to advise that an extreme cold weather alert has been issued for January 17, with temperatures reaching -25 Celsius (inclusive of windchill). Living Space will continue to operate 24/7, accommodating 25 people in the existing emergency shelter. Overflow beds are also available at the Timmins Native Friendship Centre between […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has charged 2 persons with drug related offences and arrested a third person stemming from the execution of a search warrant at an Elm Street North residence yesterday evening. The execution of the search warrant marks the culmination of an intensive investigation undertaken by the Timmins […]


The NOJHL had posted this release a few hours before the Timmins Rock and the Cochrane Crunch were set to clash for another exciting game. The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League announced late this afternoon that out of respect for Ryan and Katherine Leonard, tonight’s (Thursday, Jan. 16) contest at Tim Horton Events Centre between […]


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** The City of Timmins would like to advise that an extreme cold weather alert has been issued for January 16, with temperatures reaching -25 Celsius (inclusive of windchill). Living Space will continue to operate 24/7, accommodating 25 people in the existing emergency shelter. Overflow beds are also available at the […]


The Timmins Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in regards to a residential break-in which occurred on Monday, the 6th of January, at 10:59 hours. The suspect broke into a residence on Jade Avenue and stole a watch and a scarf. Entry was gained by the suspect in the complainant’s unlocked shed located on […]


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** The City of Timmins would like to advise that an extreme cold weather alert has been issued for January 15, with temperatures reaching -25 Celsius (inclusive of windchill). Living Space will continue to operate 24/7, accommodating 25 people in the existing emergency shelter. Overflow beds are also available at the […]


**TIMMINS SKI RACERS NEWS RELEASE** Over the weekend, the Timmins Ski Racers travelled to Adanac Ski Hill in Sudbury to take part in the first of the season’s race circuit. Adanac, a hill slightly smaller than Kamiskotia coming at 239 ft vertical, hosted the first back to back Alpine Ontario slalom race of the year. […]


Timmins is without a doubt a passionate community. One of the many times our passion is on display is when it comes to the game of hockey. We also have a rich hockey history and have some people who are from Timmins and left their mark in the NHL record books forever… Bill Barilko, Frank […]


**NOJHL NEWS RELEASE** In a trio of Rock victories last week, the 20-year-old veteran forward produced a pair of game-winning goals and had four points in total helping Timmins move into top spot overall in the NOJHL standings. The Porcupine, Ont., product has been clutch for the Rock in their past 10 outings as he […]


As talks between teachers’ unions and the Ontario government continue, job action is impacting Timmins classrooms. This week, the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation’s (OSSTF) is holding another one-day strike at certain locations Wednesday, Jan. 15 and it’s impacting two local boards. For the Full Story visit TimminsToday -With Files From TimminsToday


**TADH FOUNDATION NEWS RELEASE** The Knights of Columbus Council 11568 of St. Joachim’s Church in South Porcupine presented the TADH Foundation with a cheque for $22,900 today. Their charitable work seeks to change lives and this legacy continues through this donation. These funds will be used towards the purchase of a new Accuvein in Day […]


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** The City of Timmins would like to advise that an extreme cold weather alert has been issued for January 13, with temperatures reaching -25 Celsius (inclusive of windchill). Living Space will continue to operate 24/7, accommodating 25 people in the existing emergency shelter. Overflow beds are also available at the […]


The Timmins Rock, swept their weekend road trip over the weekend taking down the Powassan Voodoos on Saturday January 11 4-1, and they beat the French River Rapids 6-2 on Sunday January 12. Those two wins, boosted them up to the top of the NOJHL standings. The Rock have worked for most of the season […]


Timmins and area English public and French Catholic high school teachers and education workers are part of a one-day, full withdrawal of services next week. The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) and provincial government have yet to reach a new contract agreement, and the union is staging another one-day strike at certain locations Wednesday, Jan. 15. […]


**CRIME STOPPERS NEWS RELEASE** This is Brenda Beaven, coordinator for the Cochrane District Crime Stoppers board.  The Timmins Police Service need the public’s help in solving a break, enter and theft which occurred at a multi unit residence in the City of Timmins.   Sometime during the early morning hours of January 4th, 2020 an […]


**NCDSB NEWS RELEASE** As you are aware, the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA) is in a legal strike position. Effective Monday, January 13, 2020 OECTA has announced that members across the province will be taking administrative job action, if an agreement is not reached by that date. This job action will affect Ministry of […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has charged a local man with an arson related offence stemming from a residential structure fire at a Lamminen Avenue address that occurred on Monday, December 9th which was deemed suspicious in nature. Based on the findings of the investigation led by the Timmins Police Service […]


**OLG NEWS RELEASE** Claudia Bouvier of Timmins is $100,000 richer after winning with INSTANT CROSSWORD TRIPLER (Game #2135).   “This is the first time I’ve won big,” shared Claudia, while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up her cheque.   The 72-year-old retired crossing guard checked her ticket while at the store. […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has charged a local resident with impaired driving-related offences stemming from an incident that occurred during the morning hours of Sunday, December 5th. A Timmins Police Service officer initiated a traffic stop near the intersection of Third Avenue and Elm Street in Timmins in regards to […]


**PORCUPINE HEALTH UNIT NEWS RELEASE** The Porcupine Health Unit has been notified that an owl has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNv). Although the risk to the public is low at this time of year, the Porcupine Health Unit felt it was important to share the result and will continue to monitor for WNv […]


During the council meeting on Tuesday January 7, City Council discussed where First Nation evacuees would go if they were to be evacuated from their communities this year. Back in April of 2019, evacuees from Kashechewan were sent to Timmins due to massive flooding in their community. Then in July Keewaywin First Nation was evacuated to […]


**GLOBE NEWS WIRE NEWS RELEASE** The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA) has announced that unless a tentative agreement is reached, members across the province will be taking administrative job action beginning Monday, January 13. “We have not taken this decision lightly, but we believe it is necessary to secure a fair contract and protect […]


According to Ontario 511, As of 10:30am on Tuesday January 7 Highway 11 has been reduced to one lane due to a collision. Be aware if you’re traveling in that area that there could be some delays. To stay up to date on road and Highway conditions you can visit 511.on.ca


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** The City of Timmins would like to advise that an extreme cold weather alert has been issued for January 7 with temperatures reaching -25 Celsius (inclusive of windchill). Living Space will continue to operate 24/7-365 programs accommodating 25 people in the existing emergency shelter. Overflow beds are also available at […]