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The Pregnancy, Infant and Loss Network is seeking support from Kenora city council.Heather Ricard is a spokesperson for the support group and says they plan to hold monthly meetings for anyone who...

Post date: August 17, 2018

The City of Kenora was recently named the 61st best place to living in Canada. Now it's getting noticed for a completely different reason.According to McLean's Magazine, Kenora is the...

Post date: August 17, 2018

A local brewery is reacting to the Buck-a-Beer campaign launched by Premier Doug Ford.Lake of the Woods Brewery says while it appreciates the sentiment behind buck a beer, it's not a segment of...

Post date: August 17, 2018

A major fundraiser for the Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River.The annual Ride For Memories is getting under way this morning in Kenora, Dryden and Fort Frances.Abbie Siroishka of the Alzheimer...

Post date: August 17, 2018

The federal government is looking at ways of honouring survivors of residential schools with a stat holiday currently being considered.It has been proposed for either June 21, which is National...

Post date: August 17, 2018

Premier Doug Ford says his government is working with police, experts and other provinces to address the growing number of overdose deaths.Ford told reporters the opiod crisis isn't just...

Post date: August 17, 2018

There will be plenty of music at Caliper Lake in Nestor Falls this weekend.The annual Moose and Fiddle opens tonight.Sioux Narrows-Nestor Falls' Community Cultural Officer Denise Lysak describes...

Post date: August 17, 2018

Ontario's municipalities are curious to see where they sit with the new Conservative government at Queen's Park.The annual Association of Municipalities of Ontario Conference gets underway...

Post date: August 17, 2018

Another teacher's union is ready to stand behind its members if they continue teach the health and sex ed curriculum being repealed by the Ford government.Ontario Secondary School Teachers...

Post date: August 17, 2018

A quieter day for forest fires in northwestern Ontario with just four new ones reported, including one in the Kenora District.Fire Information Officer Jonathan Scott says they are still concerned...

Post date: August 17, 2018

The search is on for a female young offender in the north side of town.Yesterday at around 1pm, the OPP were notified that the girls had escaped a youth custody facility.Police say she left the...

Post date: August 17, 2018

The head of the Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association plans to talk with the Ontario government about the legalization of cannabis next week. Wendy Landry tells us they need to sit down...

Post date: August 16, 2018

A thick blanket of smoke is covering the Kenora area this afternoon.Gerald Cheng is a meteorologist with Environment Canada and says all the smoke is blowing in from wild fires burning in British...

Post date: August 16, 2018

Lake of the Woods has to be patient.That's the message after yesterday's International Joint Commission meeting.Kenora MP Bob Nault admits that Manitoba and Ontario are playing catch up with...

Post date: August 16, 2018

Today is A&W's Burgers to Beat MS day.Two dollars for the sale of every Teen burger will help those living with Multiple Sclerosis.Randy Nickle owns the Kenora franchise and says this is more...

Post date: August 16, 2018

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