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Lac Seul First Nation will be voting today on a 27 million dollar settlement offer on its old timber claim.A voting booth will be set up in a number of communities across the region, including...

Post date: September 07, 2010

Industry Minister Tony Clement doesn't see the value of making FEDNOR a separate agency within the federal government.Opposition M-P's say feel it would speed up the time it takes to approval funding...

Post date: September 07, 2010

An 86-year-old Manitoba man is doing well despite being stranded for days in a swamp.Joseph Kuz was reported missing last week after he'd set out on the side of the Trans-Canada Highway near...

Post date: September 07, 2010

It looks like there will be at least two election races in Sioux Narrows/Nestor Falls in October.With a week left before the nomination deadline, three people have signed up to run for two councillor...

Post date: September 03, 2010

Weyerhaueser says its not sure how the U.S. housing market it going to affect theTrus-Joist Mill on the Jones Road this fall.The mill is just coming off a week's down time.Wayne Rosnowski says after...

Post date: September 03, 2010

The provincial government is expected to roll out funding for the new regional tourism zones.Minister Michael Chan says it will be any day now when the zones are made official.Chan says he spoke with...

Post date: September 03, 2010

The Nishinawbe Aski Nation plans to rally at Queen's Park this fall.Grand Chief Stan Beardy says they vehemently oppose the far north act and want it scrapped.Beardy says they'll take action, but are...

Post date: September 03, 2010

Nishnawbe Aski Police executed a search warrant of the Fort Hope First Nation.Police seized a street value of approximately 14-thousand dollars worth of OxyContin prescription drugs.32 year old Linda...

Post date: September 03, 2010

The last remaining Ministry of Natural Resources personnel working in British Columbia return home today.The departure of 178 fireRangers and 30 support staff will end Ontario's support to the fire...

Post date: September 03, 2010

An impressive debut for Beaver Brae's Football Team.The Broncos upended the Dryden Eagles 31-6 yesterday in exhibition action at Pete Fair MemorialField.Scott Morgan had a pair of touchdowns for the...

Post date: September 03, 2010

A Kenora business man is looking to take a stab at municipal politics.Mort Goss is the latest person to enter the race for Kenora City Council.Goss, owner of Sure Thing and a executive member of the...

Post date: September 02, 2010

Canada's Northern Development Ministers are leaving Thunder Bay with a better sense of how they can help the north.Ontario's Minister of Northern Development Michael Gravelle says they're going to...

Post date: September 02, 2010

Kenora MP Greg Rickford is already embracing his new role.The Conservative member has been named Parliamentary Secreatary for Official Languages.Rickford says the Caucus appointment is a great honour...

Post date: September 02, 2010

A survey by the Canadian Federation of Independant Business suggests the City of Kenoracould be doing a better job.The CFIB polled 37 business owners in Kenora this summer and 81 percent felt they...

Post date: September 02, 2010

The Ministry of Natural Resources tour of duty in British Columbia is coming to an end.Information Officer Debbie MacLean says 81-Ontario firefighters arrived home last night, while the remaining 214...

Post date: September 02, 2010

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