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Today the latest round of results from EQAO testing came out.The tests measure the skills and abilities of students in relation to the Ontario curriculum and the provincial standard.The results are...

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Tomorrow is World Alzheimer's Day.The Alzheimer's Society of Kenora Rainy River will be hosting different activities to commemorate the day.From 11am till 4pm you can go check out the open...

Post date: September 20, 2017

Residents in Kenora got a chance to learn more about the Energy East Pipe Line.The Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors are travelling around talking about their Oil Respect campaign...

Post date: September 20, 2017

Kenora City Council is giving the green light for a senior's apartment complex.Council has approved a site plan for The Fairway, a 24 unit development in theSouth Park Subdivision.Mike Abstreiter...

Post date: September 20, 2017

The Dryden Police Service has found the body of 43-year-old Philip Biczok.Dryden Police and Ontario Provincial Police launched a ground and aerial search for Biczok on Monday.Police are currently...

Post date: September 20, 2017

Some positive gains for the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board in the most recent EQAO results.The Board saw significant improvements across the board in Grade 6 testing compared to a year ago....

Post date: September 20, 2017

If you're one of those drivers who thinks you can get away with using your cell phone, better start thinking twice.The province is looking at tougher penalties for careless and distracted driving...

Post date: September 20, 2017

Northwestern Ontario's mayors and city councillors are banding together in calling for Dryden Senator Lynn Beyak's resignation.They are sending a letter to the Conservative Caucus, the Prime...

Post date: September 20, 2017

Taking a stand against sexualized violence towards women.That's the main message of the Take Back the Night March that is being put on this week by the Kenora Sexual Assault Centre.Evelyn Larson...

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Attracting more immigrants to the region is on the agenda for the Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association as it holds its annual general meeting in Thunder Bay.The lobby group is hoping to grow...

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The Winnipeg High School Football League says it continues to take steps to improve player safety.Commissioner Rick Henkewich says at this time they won't follow the CFL and eliminate contact...

Post date: September 20, 2017

More outrage and opposition to recent comments made by northwestern Ontario Senator Lynn Beyak.Sioux Lookout Mayor Doug Lawrance and the local Truth and Reconciliation Committee call her comments on...

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As birthday celebrations go, it was a pretty big deal.Dozens of people turned out for the 10th anniversary celebration ofPope John Paul School.Tammy Bush is the vice-principal and says the school was...

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Beaver Brae running back Chase Neufeld has been named the offense player of the weekin the Currie Division of the Winnipeg High School Football League.Neufeld has a career game against Fort Frances,...

Post date: September 20, 2017

You couldn't ask any more for the first road trip of the season.The Thomas Aquinas court sport teams were a perfect eight and 0 in games they played inRainy River and Atikokan this week.Yesterday...

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