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NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE **********************************   The Timmins Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a person who has been reported to them as missing on June 4th. The Timmins Police Service would like to determine the current whereabouts and confirm the well-being of Andrew LABBE, 15, who is believed to be […]


NORTHERN COLLEGE NEWS RELEASE** As Northern College wraps up the 2018 academic year, it is celebrating the success of its Integrated Emergency Services Complex’s first year of classes. A commemorative plaque was unveiled to thank those responsible for the design, construction and program development that has allowed the new facility to meet its goal of […]


**OPP NEWS RELEASE**  At approximately 2:30 a.m., members of the James Bay Detachments of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Cochrane District Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and the Cochrane Fire Department, responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian on Highway 11 in the Town of Cochrane, Ontario.   Kelsey STRANG, 16-years-old, from Pikangikum […]


NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE ********************************   The Timmins Police Service has charged a local driver in regards to a collision which occurred during the evening hours of Thursday June 6th.  The collision occurred near the intersection of Sixth and Spruce Street North where a driver is alleged to have proceeded the wrong way down […]


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** Summer is set to get your toes tapping with the return of Tourism Timmins’ Summer concert series, offering FREE live music to residents and visitors in an open-air environment. The 11th annual Summer Concert Series gets underway June 26 and features talent every Wednesday to August 28 from the Schumacher […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service is advising that Annie ELLISON, age 20, of Timmins, who had been the subject of a “missing persons” incident reported to the Timmins Police Service, has been located. ELLISON was located earlier today and her well-being has been confirmed by the Timmins Police Service. This matter […]


As of 6:23AM Highway 144 is open in both directions. The Timmins 2 fire near Gogama is now at 6000 Hectares in size and is still listed as **not under control**. There is a heavy rain warning in the forecast expect up to 40mm of rain to fall in the next 48 hours, which is […]


**CITY OF TIMMINS NEWS RELEASE** With the Toronto Raptors going into Game 4 in the NBA Finals, the City of Timmins will be lighting up the McIntyre Headframe with the Raptors logo to show our support for Canada’s team. The logo will be lit on the headframe until the NBA finals come to an end. […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service is distributing the following messaging tin the hopes that graduates and their parents have frank discussions in regards to personal safety as a number of grad parties are on the horizon. 1) Advise a trustworthy person (even a parent) of your destination, the route to be […]


**MNRF UPDATE** As of the afternoon of June 6, there are three active wildland fires in the region. Sudbury 2 measures 0.2 of a hectare and is under control. It is located on the southwest side of Windy Lake. Kirkland Lake 1 measures 1.5 hectare and is located southwest of Vigrass Lake, approximately 3 km southwest of […]


Timmins you wanted it, you got it!  For Game 5 on Monday June 10th, Timmins will host its first ever own version of Jurassic Park. People can begin arriving outside the McIntye Community Center as early as 7pm. Tip Off will be at 9pm, and depending on the outcome of tonight’s game 4, game 5 […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service will be hosting its annual Timmins Police Service Auction as an event sanctioned by the Timmins Police Services Board. Items such as 60 unclaimed bicycles and a host of other miscellaneous articles will be auctioned off at the Timmins Police Community Building located at 185 Spruce […]


**NORTHERN COLLEGE NEWS RELEASE** Northern College is proud to announce its graduating class of 2019. Northern College’s Class of 2019 comprises of almost 600 new graduates ready to enter the workforce and put the skills learned during their post-secondary career to good use in the world at large. Each year, the College celebrates graduates with […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service has sought out and recruited 2 new Special Constable candidates who are completing their training under the tutelage of Const. Turner and Sgt Delich. A comprehensive academic and procedural training package along with a rigorous physical component make up this week’s training syllabus for these newly […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** The Timmins Police Service is still seeking the public’s assistance in locating a person who has been reported to them as missing on May 9th of this year. The Timmins Police Service would like to determine the current whereabouts and confirm the wellbeing of Annie ELLISON, 20, who is believed […]


**TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE NEWS RELEASE** On Sunday June 9th commencing at 05:00 a.m. a section of Algonquin Blvd. from Highway 655 to the east entrance of Father Costello Drive will be closed intermittently to allow a surveying company to conduct work along this roadway.   At times the roadway will not be accessible however vehicles […]


PRESS RELEASE TIMMINS PUBLIC LIBRARY ********************************* Join us for a StoryWalk® at Gillies Lake on Saturday June 8th 2019, from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. A StoryWalk® is an opportunity for children and families to experience reading a book while walking through a chosen area, such as park, trail, or neighbourhood. StoryWalk® promotes literacy, outdoor […]


NEWS RELEASE MATTAGAMI REGION CONSERVATION AUTHORITY *************************************************************   The Wintergreen Fund for Conservation is pleased to announce the generous donations from Newmont Goldcorp, Caron Equipment and Miller Paving to the purchase of a side by side vehicle which will be used by the Mattagami Region Conservation Authority (MRCA) for trail and park maintenance and upgrades. […]


NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE ********************************* The Timmins Police Service is issuing a Traffic Advisory addressing the illicit use of city streets by ATV enthusiasts. The Timmins Police Service Traffic Section is very well aware that a considerable number of ATV riders are making use of city streets.   Some operators may be under the […]


NEWS RELEASE CITY OF TIMMINS ********************** Hockey is a rich part of our history in the City of Timmins and for one team, the Timmins Northstars, the story continues to be told, with past members hosting a reunion at the McIntyre Arena. When: August 17, 2019 at 7 pm Where: The McIntyre Arena What: Open […]


  NEWS RELEASE CHARLIE ANGUS, MP TIMMINS-JAMES BAY ************************* Timmins-James Bay MP Charlie Angus will be part of the official delegation for the 75th-anniversary commemoration of the Canadian victory at Juno Beach. Angus will be joining a Canadian delegation of officials and veterans who will be with the Prime Minister for the official ceremonies.   […]


NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE ********************************* In keeping with the influx of evacuees from the Indigenous community of Pikangikum, the Timmins Police Service is issuing a Traffic Advisory in regards to current and anticipated increases in pedestrian traffic on Riverside Drive and Highway 101 in the west end of the city of Timmins. Given that […]


NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE *********************************   The Timmins Police Service has charged a local man with Criminal Code weapons offences stemming from an incident which occurred during the early evening hours of Sunday, June 2nd. The suspect is alleged to have been involved in a physical altercation at a licensed premise earlier in the […]


NEWS RELEASE TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE ********************************* The Timmins Police Service has charged a local man with a drug related offence stemming from an incident which occurred during the afternoon hours of Saturday, June 1st. The suspect is alleged to have attended a Hemlock Street address and engaged in an aimless disturbance.  Responding Timmins Police Service […]


Work at Hollinger Park is ongoing. This week, council awarded Niagara North Inc. the contract to supply and install the soft tile surface at the splash pad for $127,895 plus HST.      The project was originally tendered last spring as part of the remediation work at the Timmins park. When the one bid received was more than […]