News More reports of lynx in city boundaries SHARE ON: Paige Parker, contributor, Tuesday, Mar. 4th, 2014 Timmins Police are getting even more reports of lynx within the city. Yesterday police had to kill another lynx that was walking through backyards and was very close to an elementary school in the North end of the city. They said the lynx didn’t even seem to be scared of humans. Police say they are looking for alternate sources of food. Police are advising the public to remove all birdfeeders, do not place food outdoors and keep pets on a short leash.