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NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh met with Grade ten students at Beaver Brae today.The students asked question ranging from addictions, to health care to how he gets along with the Prime Minister.Singh says...

Post date: September 25, 2018

A second all-candidates forum has been announced for the 16 people running for city council.The Kenora Seniors Coalition will be holding a forum on affordable housing for the candidates this coming...

Post date: September 25, 2018

Five members of Dryden City Council have been cleared of any wrongdoing over the handling of providing fire services in the community.Two separate complaints were filed against Nick Beyak, John...

Post date: September 25, 2018

A call for a long-term comprehensive business plan for northern Ontario.It comes out of a conference held in Cochrane earlier this month.Cochrane Mayor Peter Politis sees the conference morphing into...

Post date: September 25, 2018

Local residents are being asked to help recognize Canada's forest industry.This is National Forest Week, with activities being held across the region.Julie Edwards is Chair of the Lake of the...

Post date: September 25, 2018

An opportunity to learn what Ontario Colleges have to offer.Sixteen, including Confederation College, are visiting high schools as part of the annual College Informational Program tour.The College...

Post date: September 25, 2018

The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board is adding to it's mental health team with the hiring of a mental health co-lead.Larae Harbour comes from Jack.org, which promotes mental health...

Post date: September 25, 2018

The OPP are making sure you buckle up.The annual Fall Seatbelt  Campaign begins tomorrow and runs until October 5.The OPP will be patrolling roads looking for people who aren't using a seat...

Post date: September 25, 2018

The federal NDP leader is  heading back to school.Jagmeet Singh is spending the day going to the local high schools to talk politics.Singh will start the day taking in a grade 10 civics class at...

Post date: September 25, 2018

Changes are being made to Ontario's Outdoors card for hunting and fishing.The whole process will be going online at the end of November and Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry Jeff Yurek...

Post date: September 25, 2018

The Ford government is now looking for answers behind Ontario's 15 billion dollar deficit.A special committee has been set up to look at the accounting practices of the Wynne government, it's...

Post date: September 25, 2018

The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board is following a provincial trend which sees math scores dropping.The most recent EQAO test results shows that students in both grade three and grade six are...

Post date: September 25, 2018

A busy week for Beaver Brae's court sport teams.Coming off a couple of tournament's this past weekend, the Broncos will have not one but two NorWOSSA league games this week.Beaver Brae...

Post date: September 25, 2018

Almost all northwestern Ontario residents who lost power over the weekend because of severe thunderstorms have their lights on today.As many as 400-thousand customers across the province were...

Post date: September 24, 2018

The federal NDP is discussing plans for a national suicide prevention strategy on it's tour across northwestern Ontario.Party leader Jagmeet Singh touched on the issue during a meeting with...

Post date: September 24, 2018

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