Body of missing man found

The body of a Couchiching resident reported missing on Rainy Lake was found this morning, Fort Frances OPP said just after noon today.
Nick Mainville, 50, of Rainy Lake Blvd., was located on Couchiching First Nation around 9:15 a.m.
Police said he died as a result of a snowmobile collision.
Mainville was first reported missing to the OPP yesterday. He was last seen leaving a family cabin on the north arm of Rainy Lake around 7 p.m. on Saturday.
He was travelling on a purple Polaris snowmachine and intended to return to his residence on Couchiching.
The OPP’s Northwest Region Emergency Response Team conducted a search using snowmachines yesterday and today.
An air search also occurred via helicopter, with local detachment members assisting in those efforts.
Further investigation into the fatal accident will be conducted by members of the Treaty #3 Police Service.

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