During the week of November 29 to December 5 the West Nipissing Police Service logged 148 calls for service. Among those were 33 9-1-1 calls, 13 Police Assistance calls, 3 Thefts, 2 Break and Enters, 2 Domestic Disputes, 2 Noise Complaints, 1 Assault and 1 Sexual Assault. On Nov. 29th, a call was received at the WNPS from the Child ... Read More »
During the week of November 29 to December 5 the West Nipissing Police Service logged 148 calls for ...
An OPP Constable from Sturgeon Falls is receiving a Medal of Bravery from Governor General David Joh...
The West Nipissing Police Service has been receiving calls about aggressive door to door salesperson...
Expansion to provide the best TV and fastest Internet Bell Aliant Inc. will invest $2.5 million to b...
The R.I.D.E. Program (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) originated in 1977 in Etobicoke, Ontario, ...
An OPP Constable from Sturgeon Falls is receiving a Medal of Bravery from Governor General David Johnston today (Thursday). 42 people are being honoured at Rideau Hall. Officials say Constable Robert Labelle rescued an injured man following a collision involving four tractor trailers on Highway 17 in Renfrew in February 2011. The victim, who had been ejected from his vehicle ... Read More »
The West Nipissing Police Service has been receiving calls about aggressive door to door salespersons identifying themselves as surveyors testing furnace efficiency. These salespersons are using high pressure tactics in order to gain entry to your home with the intention of convincing the owner that they need to have their furnace replaced or serviced. The Greater Sudbury area has also ... Read More »
Expansion to provide the best TV and fastest Internet Bell Aliant Inc. will invest $2.5 million to bring its powerful FibreOP™ network to 4,000 Sturgeon Falls premises. The company’s future proof fibre-to-the-home service promises lightning fast Internet upload and download speeds, the best digital TV experience and the most reliable home phone service in the market. “FibreOP has grown quickly ... Read More »
The R.I.D.E. Program (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) originated in 1977 in Etobicoke, Ontario, as a community policing effort to address public concern about drinking and driving. Since that time the program has expanded across Ontario. Spot checks are operated throughout the year with emphasis during the festive holidays. As West Nipissing residents are gearing up for the 2013/14 holiday season, ... Read More »
Next week’s UFC Fight Night 33 event in Brisbane, Australia, is down a fight, as the bantamweight bout between Alex Caceres and Mitch Gagnon has been postponed. The UFC announced on Sunday that Gagnon is having issues obtaining a visa for the event, and the fight is being pushed back for the time being. The bout was meant to take ... Read More »
During the week of November 22-28 the West Nipissing Police Service logged 176 calls for service. Among those were 35 Police Assistance calls, 30 9-1-1 calls, 29 Motor Vehicle Collisions, 6 Alarms, 2 Drug Offences, 2 Domestic Disputes, 1 Assault and 1 Harassment call. On Nov. 22nd, a walk-in complaint was received at the WNPS stating that her ex-boyfriend had ... Read More »
The hall was teeming at the West Nipissing Recreation Centre on Sunday night for the annual telethon And, when it was all said and done so were the coffers of the West Nipissing Santa Fund as it went into its 43rd year of spreading Christmas cheer to those who would otherwise go without. This year marks a turning point in ... Read More »
The West Nipissing Police Service and the Criminal Investigation Branch of the Ontario Provincial Police are working with the Regional Coroner’s office as they continue their investigation of the November 11th sudden death of Sturgeon Falls resident, Katie McEdwards. Police received a 911 call at approximately 3:30 p.m. on November 11th. Upon police and EMS arrival at the Allain Court ... Read More »
During the week of November 14-22, the West Nipissing Police Service logged 153 calls for service. Among those were 28 9-1-1 calls, 18 Police Assistance calls, 7 Alarms, 4 Thefts, 3 Domestic Disputes, 2 Mischiefs, 1 Assault and 1 Sexual Assault. On Nov. 15th, a walk-in complaint was received from a female who stated that she was a victim of ... Read More »
The West Nipissing Police Service and the Criminal Investigation Branch of the Ontario Provincial Police are currently investigating a sudden death. The 23 year old deceased was discovered in her Sturgeon Falls residence at approximately 3:30pm November 11th. The coroner was contacted and forensic autopsy was conducted in Sudbury on November 13th. The Ontario Provincial Police Identification Unit is assisting ... Read More »
Good afternoon, The Chamber of Commerce has been informed of a recent theft at one of our member businesses. Please take a moment to view the photo of the suspected thief, provided below. The theft took place at Canadian Tire and the assailant stole mainly electronics. If you have any information, recognize the person or if someone tries to sell ... Read More »