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A day-long conference on crystal meth is taking place in Kenora.It's being sponsored in part by the Kenora Substance Abuse and Mental Health Task Force.One of the speakers is OPP Staff Sergeant...

Post date: June 18, 2018

Hot dog day, a fishing derby and personally designed first aid kits.Those are the fundraising efforts students at St. Louis School organized to pitch in for the CT Scanner at the Lake of the Woods...

Post date: June 18, 2018

The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board says it will be eligible for the Declining Enrolment Grant once again this year.Superintendant of Business Richard Findlay says their initial figures shows...

Post date: June 18, 2018

Northwestern Ontario has a high rate of child poverty.That finding from the group Campaign 2000 which have identified the rates in every single federal riding in the country.The riding of Kenora has...

Post date: June 18, 2018

It could be another busy week for MNR fire fighters with very hot, dry conditions in the forecast.About a half a dozen forest fires reported over the weekend, including a couple of very large...

Post date: June 18, 2018

People who are having a hard time paying their hydro bills could be eligible for some help from a couple of municipal utilities in the region.Both Kenora Hydro and thunder Bay program are offering...

Post date: June 18, 2018

Some very summer-like temperatures in by the time the first day of Summer officially arrives in Kenora.Bill Laidlaw from Signal Weather Services says we could hit as high as 33 Celcius on the first...

Post date: June 18, 2018

The NDP says Premier-designate Doug Ford's plans to end the Cap-and-Trade program in Ontario will come with costs.Ford says it's one of the first things he'll do after taking office at...

Post date: June 18, 2018

The father and son team of Jeff and Blair Dingwall are the 2018 Tbaytel Dryden Walleye Masters champions.The Dingwall's had a strong day one and a healthy basket of fish yesterday to finish the...

Post date: June 18, 2018

Kids across the region have brought in over $35,000 for the Northern Cancer Fund.The money they raised was for a chance to play road hockey with the Staal Brothers this summer.7 year old Carson...

Post date: June 17, 2018

A 45-year-old Fort Frances woman has been charged in connection with a break-and-enter. Provincial Police say they were called to a business and residence in Fort Frances on May 25th. They...

Post date: June 17, 2018

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is enjoying support from both Canadians and Americans for his stance on the brewing trade war with the United States according to a poll for Global News by Ipsos Reid.72...

Post date: June 16, 2018

Seven men from Sioux Lookout have come forward alleging they were sexually assaulted in the late '80s when they were younger than 16.The Sioux Lookout OPP have arrested Jack Wicksey from Los...

Post date: June 15, 2018

Summer in Kenora is just getting started with one of the biggest events of the summer.The White Cap Pavillion will be rocking next weekend. Smoke On The Water features craft beer, a chili cook-off...

Post date: June 15, 2018

Make it, bake it and grow it.That's what you'll find at the Matiowski Farmers Market under the White Cap Pavillion.Helena Devins is the market coordinator and says there will be over 100...

Post date: June 15, 2018

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