North Of The Border

SIU investigating death at Albert Street East apartment building

A 30-year-old man has died following a confrontation with police at an Albert Street East apartment building Saturday, the Special Investigations Unit has confirmed.  The full text of the release from SIU follows:  A 30-year-old man has died following a confrontation with police at an Albert Street East apartment building Saturday, the […]

Porter Airlines grounded until at least March 29

TORONTO — Porter Airlines has once more delayed its plans to restart flights, setting March 29 as a new tentative date, just over a year since it first suspended operations. The regional airline said in November that it expected to restart flights on Feb. 11, but revised those plans in […]

OPP issue warning for email linking to images of child sexual abuse

ORILLIA – The Ontario Provincial Police has received numerous complaints where members of the public from across the province received unsolicited emails which, when opened, contained links to images of child sexual abuse.    The emails, which were received from the email account mail@aloette.me contained directions, that when followed unknowingly exposed […]

Sault, ON Mayor asks Trudeau to severely restrict border traffic

SAULT STE MARIE, ON (SooToday.com) – In a letter sent today to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Sault Mayor Christian Provenzano warns about the “extremely concerning” coronavirus status across the river, asking for a three-week time-out on many current exemptions to the prohibition on crossing the International Bridge. “Chippewa County, including […]

One dead in east end stabbing: Sault Police

SAULT STE MARIE, ON (SooToday.com) – One person is dead and another is in custody following a stabbing in the city’s east end, Sault Ste. Marie Police report. Police say at 4:33 p.m. today, officers responded to a call of an altercation in the 0-100 block of Muriel Drive.  Upon […]