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It's going to be busy on Rabbit Lake this weekend.The Kenora Rowing Club's annual Tops and Bottoms Rowing Regatta gets underway on Saturday.More than 100 rowers are taking part in the event at Garrow...

Post date: July 24, 2009

A scary moment for a Kenora man.For the second time in a week, someone got lost in the bush in the Red Lake Area, but survived.22-year-old Dan Burgelis went missing from a Ministry of Natural...

Post date: July 24, 2009

An official of the Attawapiskat First Nation in northern Ontario says Indian Affairs has no plan to relocate residents living in contaminated homes.However, a department spokeswoman says Indian...

Post date: July 24, 2009

The Highway Education Safety Committee in northwestern Ontario has launched a new campaign aimed at reducing accidents on local roads.Mobile billboards with the message "Just Drive" will be installed...

Post date: July 24, 2009

N-D-P Health critic doesn't think a new website is going to do much good in finding Ontarian's a doctor.France Gelinas says better money would have been spent on initiatives that improves the...

Post date: July 24, 2009

The Lake of the Woods Arts Collective is opening its studio doors to the public this weekend.A Studio Tour is being held this weekend from 10 until 5 at the various artists workshops in and around...

Post date: July 24, 2009

Area native leaders are throwing their support behind newly elected national chief of the Assembly of First Nations Sean Atleo.The former vice-chief from B-C won the title following eight rounds of...

Post date: July 24, 2009

The province is helping to improve transportation between eightremote First Nations. The government is giving the Sandy Lake First Nation 158-thousand dollars from the NorthernOntario Heritage Fund...

Post date: July 24, 2009

Several members of first nations in Treaty #3 are on a walking tourof the region.The small group set out Monday from the Rainy River First Nation,and are scheduled to complete their trek in a week.Al...

Post date: July 23, 2009

Kenora OPP are searching for a man after a boat collision on Winnipeg River last Saturday.25 year old Winnipeg Resident Dave Pundyk went missing after a boat he was riding in collided with another...

Post date: July 23, 2009

The Fort Frances Canadian Bass Championship will celebrate its 15th anniversary tonight.The championship has drawn anglers from across north America to fish the waters of Rainy River.Chair Tom Fry...

Post date: July 23, 2009

After 2-years under a boil-water advisory, residents of Ignace can finally drink from the tap.While the township has been supplied with water from its new water treatment plant since early June,...

Post date: July 23, 2009

Wunnumin Lake First Nation residents can be credited with a major drug bust.They reported a suspicious package dropped by a white and yello Cessna Float Plane on July 19th.The package contained 32-...

Post date: July 23, 2009

The Northwestern Health Unit is fighting to keep the Youth Action Alliance running.The local tobacco free advocacy group is scheduled to be disbanded by the Provincial Government at the end of the...

Post date: July 23, 2009

More details are expected in the sudden death of a Deer Lake First Nation man who was found dead in Kenora last week.The OPP are waiting for the results of a toxicology report.Ricky Rae was found on...

Post date: July 23, 2009

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