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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Stolen Cars in Kapuskasing

A 44-year-old man is charged with car theft in Kapuskasing. Between December 25, 2018 and February 2, 2019, police in Kapuskasing responded to five incidents of car theft and five theft of objects in cars. All vehicles have been recovered. The man is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Kapuskasing on […]

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Reopening of Route 11 in Kapuskasing

Highway 11, which had been closed overnight between McPherson and Neetian arteries, reopened earlier this afternoon in both directions on Kapuskasing. The closure of the road was caused by the fall of electrical wires, which fell on the roadway Sunday night, according to the OPP. The cause of this incident is not yet known. Environment Canada, […]

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