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OPP helicopter used to rescue hikers from ice floe in Georgian Bay

OPP helicopter used to rescue hikers from ice floe in Georgian Bay

Hikers had drifted almost 3 km from shore when the OPP helicopter was able to hover above the hikers and make a daring ice rescue, returning both people safely to shore
Jacknifed tractor trailer closes Highway 17 east of Sudbury <b>(update: highway open)</b>

Jacknifed tractor trailer closes Highway 17 east of Sudbury (update: highway open)

Highway is closed near Wahnapitae
Tire tracks, footprints lead police to break-in suspect: OPP

Tire tracks, footprints lead police to break-in suspect: OPP

Break-in occurred on Cloudslee Road yesterday morning
Several firearms stolen during break-in near St. Joseph Island

Several firearms stolen during break-in near St. Joseph Island

Approximately $10K worth of property was stolen
Naloxone has helped officers save over 200 lives since 2017: OPP

Naloxone has helped officers save over 200 lives since 2017: OPP

Opioid-related overdoses continue to increase across the province
Driver charged with impaired after vehicle ditched near St. Joseph Island

Driver charged with impaired after vehicle ditched near St. Joseph Island

Blind River driver charged
Victim identified in fatal Highway 17 crash

Victim identified in fatal Highway 17 crash

Collision involved five vehicles, police say
Collision involving transport leaves one dead at Batchawana Bay

Collision involving transport leaves one dead at Batchawana Bay

The crash involved a tractor trailer and motor vehicle
East Algoma OPP officer accused of impaired driving in Tiny Township

East Algoma OPP officer accused of impaired driving in Tiny Township

Police say the driver was stopped after a traffic complaint
Three, including teen from Blind River, facing drug trafficking charges

Three, including teen from Blind River, facing drug trafficking charges

As part of a search warrant, police seized suspected crack cocaine and crystal meth