Due to poor road conditions and in the interest of safety, all school related transportation services for English Catholic, English public, French Catholic and French public schools, operating in the districts of SUDBURY, ESPANOLA, MASSEY AND MANITOULIN, (this includes all areas such as St-Charles, Noëlville, Monetville, Markstay, Hagar, Warren, Wahnapitae, Coniston, Killarney, Whitefish, Whitefish River First Nations, Manitoulin Island, Onaping, Chelmsford, Capreol, Valley East, Garson, Chelmsford and Azilda) are cancelled today. All schools will remain open, however, NO transportation will be provided.
Parents who transport their children to school are reminded that they must pick their children up at the end of the school day.
All staff is expected to report to work.
Wiikwemikoong schools and the hub centre are closed today, and buses cancelled. Biidahban School in Sagamok-Anishnawbek First Nation is also closed.
There was also a power outage in the Sheguiandah/Manitowaning area and Wikwemikong area on Manitoulin Island.
Some 500 customers were without power.
Hydro one restored power at 7:40am.