Man arrested on federal drug charges in connection with death of Mac Miller

A Hollywood Hills man was arrested Wednesday on federal charges connected to the drug overdose death of Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller. The U.S. Attorney’s Office said Cameron James Pettit, 28, was arrested on suspicion of selling counterfeit oxycodone pills with fentanyl to Malcolm McCormick, 26, who performed under the name Mac Miller. “Investigators believe that […]

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Hurricane Dorian Latest News

Dorian fast facts The Bahamas are recovering after Dorian decimated the islands for 48 hours, killing at least 43 people. Nearly 70,000 people are believed to be homeless in the Bahamas. At least two people were killed in North Carolina. The storm made landfall Saturday evening in Nova Scotia as a hurricane-force post-tropical cyclone. Half […]

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Heavy fines for violating the Fire Code

The owner of a Thunder Bay residential building admitted his guilt to the nine charges against him. The charges related to various security measures, such as the repair and maintenance of the alarm system in two six-unit buildings on Rosedale Avenue in October 2018. The owner was fined a total of $ 18,000 plus additional […]

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Teen girl dead, three others injured in crash in Kapuskasing, Ont., police say

(KAPUSKASING, ON) – On August 16, 2019, at approximately 8:15 p.m., members of the James Bay Detachments of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Cochrane District Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and the Kapuskasing Fire Department responded a single motor vehicle collision on Cargill Road in the Town of Kapuskasing, Ontario. The four occupants, all youths, were […]

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Kapuskasing is still waiting for the construction of a medical cannabis plant

The construction of facilities for the cultivation of therapeutic cannabis is still waiting in Kapuskasing. The much anticipated job creation project in the community has been delayed a few times since last year. Toronto-based CannAssist was to begin construction of the facility last year on land next to the airport. This land was donated by the municipality in exchange […]

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