Sudbury Daystarter: Everything you need to start your Tuesday

News, weather and road information to start your day.
  • MINE TRAGEDY: The widow of a worker killed at Sudbury's Lockerby mine four months ago wants answers to her questions. 49 year-old Norm Bisaillon died in what the company described as a fall of rock.​His co-worker, 34 year-old Marc Methe also died.
  • BODY FOUND: A video of a body found in a parking lot behind a Sudbury bank has surfaced on You-Tube. Police confirm they responded to the scene Friday evening. No foul play is suspected. 
  • SCHOOL BUSES: With another school year beginning for many today, including children in Sault Ste. Marie and North Bay, police are reminding drivers to watch for kids around school buses. The law requires drivers to stop for school buses when they're loading or unloading passengers.
  • LITTER WOES: A Sudbury man says the trash problem on city streets is out of control. City employees who pick up garbage confirm they seem to be picking up more than ever before.

For the latest info follow @CBCnewsSudbury on twitter. See breaking news? Call the CBC Sudbury Newsdesk: 705 688-3240.

TODAY: For southern regions we're expecting some morning fog patches, then a mix of sun and cloud. From Chapleau and Timmins north to the James Bay Coast, skies will be mainly cloudy with the chance of showers. Highs today from 20 C to 23 C. 

TONIGHT: Partly cloudy with the chance of showers. Lows from 12 C down to 10 C.

TOMORROW: Sunny and warmer. Highs from 22 C TO 24 C.

For the latest on weather conditions tune into @MorningNorth live from 6 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. each weekday morning. 99.9FM in Sudbury.​

  • Manhole repairs will take place at 1985 Regent Street in the westbound curb lane and near 850 Barry Downe Road in the northbound curb lane from September 2 - 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
  • Fibre Optic lines will be strung at the intersection of Lasalle and Notre Dame, Tuesday, September 2, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Traffic will not be affected.
  • Frood Rd is closed between Shevchenko Ave. and Jean St. for water main installations until the end of September. 
  • Water main installation has closed Afton Rd. from Gemmell St. to Hawthorne Dr. until the end of October. It is open to local traffic and emergency vehicles only.
  • Work continues on the Kingsway near Bancroft Dr., including road reconstruction, curb, sidewalk and sanitary sewer repairs, as well as storm sewer upgrades. Work is expected to be completed by October 31.
  • One southbound lane on the Paris St. Bridge is closed for at least one more week for repair work.
  • Construction on Regent St. near Walford Rd. will wrap up in October, with final paving next summer.
  • Delays are also expected on Big Nickel Mine Road as construction work continues in the area.
  • Sanitary sewer upgrades, new curbs and new sidewalks will cause reductions in traffic lanes in the area of Highway 69 North (MR80) and Main Street (MR15) to Cecile Street in Val Caron. A reduction in lanes will be necessary until work wraps up at the end of October.

See problems on the roads or highways? Send a note to @Sudburytraffic on Twitter, or phone the CBC Sudbury traffic line 705-670-3191.


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