News What was the biggest local story in 2014? SHARE ON: Taylor Ablett, staff Friday, Jan. 2nd, 2015 The allegations against Timmins Police Chief John Gauthier have been voted as 2014’s biggest local story. That’s according to the Daily Press, who ran a poll over the past week. Among the options was Steve Black voted in as Timmins’ youngest Mayor, and Resolute closing. Chief Gauthier allegedly ripped up tickets given to a city councillor. He will be in front of the Ontario Civilian Police Commission in March for a hearing.