Due to the extreme cold, school bus transportation has been cancelled for the day for the following areas:
Red Lake/Ear Falls
Upsala (Highway Bus to Ignace)
The bussing system is shut down when the actual temperature is -38 C.
The Northwestern Ontario Student Services Consortium says that although Environment Canada is not reporting temperatures that low yet, they have taken temperatures across the Region and it is or will be -38 by run times.
Schools remain open.