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Winter tires are definitely beneficial

Winter tires are definitely beneficial

Winter tires are designed to move water. If the water isn't moved away from the area in front of the tire, the car will hydroplane
Driver charged after police respond to speeding complaint

Driver charged after police respond to speeding complaint

Police responded to a traffic complaint of a westbound vehicle travelling at high rates of speed and driving erratically on Highway 17
Driver stopped for speeding, charges follow

Driver stopped for speeding, charges follow

The driver could not produce a valid driver's licence
Traffic stop results in charges

Traffic stop results in charges

The vehicle was impounded and his driver's licence seized
Bus passenger faces impaired charges

Bus passenger faces impaired charges

The accused was transported to East Algoma (Blind River) Detachment where he was lodged overnight until he was sober
Assault suspect turns himself in

Assault suspect turns himself in

The complainant reported being assaulted by another male while delivering papers on his route
Traffic complaints lead to charges for Elliot Lake driver

Traffic complaints lead to charges for Elliot Lake driver

Callers reported seeing a truck swerving all over the road and passing unsafely on Highway 17
Fatal collision north of Elliot Lake

Fatal collision north of Elliot Lake

Female driver was transported by Algoma Emergency Medical Services to hospital where she succumbed to her injuries
Truck drives through motel window. Driver charged

Truck drives through motel window. Driver charged

The incident caused extensive damage to the motel room
Funny money suspects arrested on Highway 108

Funny money suspects arrested on Highway 108

Police say somebody tried to pull a fast one in Webbwood