Author Archives: Peter Petainen

Falcons banded at International Bridge

Fast facts: –  A pair of peregrine falcons successfully nested on the Sault Ste. Marie International Bridge, where the birds have been returning for years, raising two chicks. –  A live video stream is viewable at www.saultbridge.com/falcam. The best time … Continue reading

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International Bridge board hears inspection updates

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2020 International Bridge board hears inspection updates Fast facts: – The International Bridge recently underwent a fracture critical inspection of the entire span. – Ongoing maintenance is keeping the bridge in good condition. – The Sault Ste. … Continue reading

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International Bridge to be closed 9-10 a.m. Tuesday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2020 — The Sault Ste. Marie International Bridge will be closed from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 16, while staff deploy maintenance safety equipment onto the bridge. The closure is weather-dependent.

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