Sudbury Daystarter - News (summer)

SUSPENDED DEALERS: Two car dealerships are suspended from doing business in Sudbury because of complaints from customers.Craig Terry Investments and a company called Drivetime both operate on the Kingsway in Sudbury.
The action was taken by the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council. READ MORE

MUNICIPAL FINANCES: The town of Wawa is facing a big tax problem, and it could mean that police and other public services don't get paid. The province is looking at scaling-back a payment program that gives municipalities with power dams money. Wawa town council is meeting about the issue today.

CHARGES LAID: Provincial Police say a 59-year-old North Bay man has been charged with careless driving, after a fatal collision last month that killed two people from Sudbury who were on a motorcycle. Alain Lacoursiere, 48, and Kerrie Leblanc, 48, of Val Caron died on scene. READ MORE

WATER ADVISORY: A drinking water advisory remains in effect for the town of Mindemoya on Manitoulin Island. The water system lost pressure and must be tested to ensure drinking water is safe. That could take until the end of the week.

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

Sudbury Daystarter - Weather (summer)

TODAY: Sunshine this morning, with cloud developing through the day. Chance of showers with the risk of thunderstorms later today, especially for Timmins, Cochrane, Kapuskasing and Hearst. Highs today from 18 C to 24 C.

TONIGHT:  A few clouds with the chance of showers. Lows from 14 C down to 6 C.

TOMORROW: A mix of sun and cloud. Highs from 21 C to 25 C, except along James Bay where highs will be near 16 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.​

Sudbury Daystarter - Roads (summer)


  • Asphalt treatment will close Medora Street from Worthington Road to Edmund Street for the next 3 weeks.  Access will remain for local traffic and emergency vehicles only.
  • Frood Road will be closed between Kathleen and Jean Street for water main installation until mid-August. Local and emergency vehicles will be able to get through, but other traffic will be directed by detour signs.
  • 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.
  • King Street will be closed from Notre Dame Avenue to Laforest Avenue until approximately August 10th.

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

Sudbury Daystarter - Snapshot (summer)