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MP Serré invites local internet service provider companies to respond to Request for proposal

NICKEL BELT-GREATER SUDBURY– MP Serré shares that Blue Sky Net is currently accepting Requests for Proposals (RFP) to establish successful vendors to collaborate in an effort to enhance services and broadband infrastructure in Northern Ontario including in Nickel Belt- Greater Sudbury. The RFP will help smaller and local broadband and …

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UPDATE FOUND! Police looking for 11-year-old North Bay boy

UPDATE  – Victor Wesley has been found and is safely back with his family. The 11-year-old was reported missing at 7:30 pm Tuesday. North Bay police are looking for Victor Wesley. The 11-year-old was last seen on Trout Lake Road near Laurentian, police posted on Twitter at 7:30 pm Tuesday. …

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Stolen Vehicle Recovered and Break-in Tools Seized on Third Street.

On January 11, 2020, members from the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on Third Street in Sturgeon Falls. Investigation revealed the driver had a suspended licence and was wanted on several outstanding warrants. Further investigation revealed the plates attached to the vehicle …

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Opp Investigate after threats with firearm.

On January 9, 2020, members from the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received information that an individual had pointed a firearm at someone and threatened to kill that person while at a residence in Sturgeon Falls. On January 13, 2020, the Nipissing West OPP Crime Unit, …

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Methamphetamine and Oxycodone Bust in Cache Bay

On January 3, 2020 at 9:15 p.m., members from the North East Region (NER) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) with the assistance of the OPP Canine (K9) Unit, executed a search warrant at a residence in Cache Bay, Ontario. Officers seized a quantity of …

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Fedeli and Vanthof clash over rail passenger service reappearing in Northern Ontario

Timiskaming-Cochrane MPP John Vanthof says the Ford government plan to restore passenger rail service for Northern Ontario is starting to take the form of an unfulfilled election promise. However, Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli disagrees. Fedeli says the Tories still have two-and-a-half years to deliver on their promise and he believes …

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Traffic Stop Results in Fentanyl, Hydromorphone, Methamphetamine and Crystal Meth Seizure

(STURGEON FALLS, ON) – On December 31, 2019, at 4:15 p.m., members of the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were on patrol when they observed a vehicle failing to stop for a red light at the intersection of Nipissing Street and Front Street in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario. …

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OPP SEEKING ASSISTANCE IN COPPER WIRE THEFTS

On December 6, 2019, members of the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a break, enter and theft at the Bell Canada tower and digital site located on Highway 64 North, between Sturgeon Falls and Field, in West Nipissing, Ontario. Investigation revealed a …

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OPP Need Help Identifying Theft Suspect.

  The Nipissing West (Warren) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is seeking the public’s assistance with a theft investigation. On December 6, 2019 at approximately 1:10 p.m., officers received a report of a theft of gas from the St. Charles Food Market & Gas Station on Main Street …

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OPP APPREHEND FLEEING DRIVER WITH FIREARMS

(STURGEON FALLS, ON) – On November 29, 2019 at 1:55 a.m., while on patrol, members of the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed two suspicious vehicles parked in a residential area in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario. Upon activating their emergency lights to investigate further, the pick-up truck …

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