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A new scam to be aware of in northwestern Ontario.A caller to Acadia News reported they almost fell victim to a scam from someone claiming to be from Netflix.The family received an e-mail advising...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Thunder Bay played host to another Conservative leadership hopeful, with Rick Peterson stopping by Lakehead University over the weekend.  Peterson says his ideas for the future are bolder than...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Calling all Canadian children, the RCMP are looking for 13 names for German shepherd puppies.The winning names should be original and imaginative, but must begin with the letter K and have no more...

Post date: March 27, 2017

The OPP in Atikokan have released more details about a robbery to a convenience storelate last summer.The incident took place on September 13th, at around 11:00 in the evening.The suspect is...

Post date: March 27, 2017

A former Kenora resident has been named the Superior International Hockey League's Coach of the Year.Kurt Walsten from the Dryden GM Ice Dogs was selected for the honor, after being passed over...

Post date: March 27, 2017

A good night for regional fighters at the KTown Throwdown 4.Dryden's Sarah Carter won the main event capturing the Women's Championship Belt with a three round unanimous devision of Casey...

Post date: March 27, 2017

If you are travelling east, you may experience some delays at the Nipigon River bridge.The Ministry of Transportation says its conducting work at the bridge that may result in traffic being disrupted...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Legislation that requires school boards and unions to give more notice of pending labour disruptions has passed at Queen's Park.Amendments to the existing School Boards Collective Bargaining Act...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Joe Roberts and his shopping cart trip across Canada is getting close to home!The Push for Change campaign aims to stop youth homelessness and Roberts says so far it has been successful.Roberts says...

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Not much is known on the discovery of a body off of Highway 502.Provincial Police in Dryden received a report of a missing man last Thursday night.OPP say his body was found the following day and the...

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The Ontario Court of Justice has fined a hunter 25 hundred dollars for shooting a moose.Southern Ontario's Doug Walker pleaded guilty to shooting the animal and hunting without a license.Back in...

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The Lake of the Woods storytelling event Common Ground: A Sharing of Our Stories is back for it's 12th year.This story sharing event started when a group of people got together with the goal of...

Post date: March 27, 2017

Camp Quality is trying to drum up interest in it's summer camp for cancer patients.Staff have been touring the region in recent weeks.Sam Stovel met with Kenora City council and says it's a...

Post date: March 27, 2017

The body of a woman has been found near Chomitsa Trailer Park, but police cannot give the identity at this time.   Police say late yesterday afternoon volunteer searchers found the deceased...

Post date: March 26, 2017

Calls into our newsroom seem to indicate a body has been found, possibly in relation to the search for missing 43-year old Emily Brown.  We called the OPP but they cannot confirm that...

Post date: March 26, 2017

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