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Update: Section of Highway 17 has been reopened

Highway 17 between Nipigon and Marathon now open and safe for travel.
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NIPIGON, Ont. -- A section of Highway 17 between Nipigon and Wawa has been reopened after being temporarily closed due to poor weather.

Ontario Provincial Police closed the section of the highway due to weather and road conditions. 

Police are advising motorists to exercise caution when driving in adverse weather conditions.




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