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Brandon Scott made 51 saves to lead the Thomas Aquinas Saints to a game one victory over the Dryden Eagles. The Saints held on for 4-3 win over the Eagles Friday night in Dryden.T.A can clinch...

Post date: February 25, 2017

Children living in Northwestern Ontario are facing mental health challenges at a far greater rate than youth living in the rest of the province.  That's according to a new report released by...

Post date: February 25, 2017

The Kenora Winter Carnival begins this Friday with a couple of big events.There will be a fireworks display, followed by a concert by the group Blackie and the Rodeo Kings.Mort Goss is promoting the...

Post date: February 24, 2017

It may not be the coldest night of the year, but weather conditions will be cool for a fundraiser for the homelesstonight.The Coldest Night of the Year is an annual walk to support homeless program...

Post date: February 24, 2017

Traffic is now moving on Highway 17, about 20-kilometres west of Vermilion Bay.The TransCanada was closed for more than four hours Friday morning because of a vehicle fire.Those on scene say a...

Post date: February 24, 2017

Provincial Police say Highway 17, about 20-kilometres west of Vermilion Bay is now open to one lane of traffic.The TransCanada has been closed for over three hours due to a vehicle fire.Police say...

Post date: February 24, 2017
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The owners of the Lakeview Co-op gas station and restaurant are nothing if not resiliant.Less than a day after a car drove right into the restaurant seating area, they have re-opened for business...

Post date: February 24, 2017

Despite heavy rain on Family Day, the Mount Evergreen Ski Hill will remain open for theforseeable future.Operators of the ski hill say there's still a good base of snow on the slopes and they...

Post date: February 24, 2017

A traffic stop in Balmertown has resulted in drug charges against a Dryden woman.Provincial Police pulled over a vehicle on Wednesday and officers found illegal drugs inside the car.OPP say 40-year-...

Post date: February 24, 2017

Confederation College wants to open up the discussion about preventing sexual violence. This week, it hosted workshops and activities to help people understand issues like consent, and what...

Post date: February 24, 2017

The Northwestern Health Unit and Firefly say a new report raises a number of concerns about mental health issuesamongst our youth in this region.The report shows there are higher rates of suicide and...

Post date: February 24, 2017

Local women's shelters are watching with interest the outcome of an OPP review of sexual assault cases to ensure they were thoroughly investigated and properly classified.Police say, if necessary...

Post date: February 24, 2017
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A recall has been issued on certain kitchen knives because they can break while you're using them.The brand of the recalled knives is Calphalon Contemporary Cutlery and over 2200 of the affected...

Post date: February 24, 2017

The Thomas Aquinas senior boys basketball team is coming home from the NWOSSA Championshipsin Marathon empty-handed.The Saints lost the best-of-three series in two straight games.Alex Tom led the way...

Post date: February 24, 2017

The Thomas Aquinas girls hockey had trouble generating any offense in the opener of it's play-off series against Dryden.The Saints were shut-out 4-0 last night by the Dryden Eagles in game one of...

Post date: February 24, 2017

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