North Of The Border

Residential fire, gunshots fired, two people dead

Sault Ste Marie, Ontario – Sault Ste Marie Police Services Officers responded to a residential fire in the 100 block of Goulais Avenue. Upon arrival a victim was found in the driveway of a residence, taken to hospital, and was later pronounced deceased. Another victim was located in a residence […]

Man drowns trying to save two children west of Sault Ste. Marie

A southern Ontario man drowned July 19 trying to rescue two children swimming in Haviland Bay, west of Sault Ste. Marie. Ontario Provincial Police said they were called at 9:15 p.m., along with Goulais Fire and Rescue, Sault Ste. Marie Paramedic Services and the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre. “Investigation determined […]

Marconi Meets World Featuring Tom Wilson & Digging Roots

 July 21-23, 2022 Marconi Meets World is thrilled to announce its lineup featuring an incredible group of Canadian talent. Friday headliners include JUNO award winners Tom Wilson & Digging Roots and Indigenous Music Award winner Mimi O’Bonsawin. Thursday and Saturday welcomes locals Brendan Hodgson, Dynowaves, Unorganized Township, Wyld Stallyns, All […]

Sault College to offer human trafficking course

SAULT STE MARIE, ON (CTV) — Sault College is offering an online course aimed at educating people about human trafficking. This comes as a local victim services agency says human trafficking continues to be a big problem in Sault Ste. Marie, especially among young people. The two-part course is aimed […]

Sault Area Hospital fires 13 unvaccinated staff

Sault Area Hospital (SAH) has terminated the employment of 13 of its workers – including four registered nurses, four registered practical nurses and five support services workers – as a result of the hospital’s mandatory vaccination policy for staff. Active SAH employees had until Monday, Nov. 22 to receive their […]