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Opawica Explorations has updated its resource estimate for its Atikwa Lake property near Kenora.The new figures were derived from a database of new information from recent drilling activity.A total...

Post date: July 17, 2009

Northwoods Broadcasting is expanding.The owners of CJRL have purchased Thunder Bay Radio Station's Giant 105.3 as well as Magic 99.9 for 4.5-million dollars.Vice-President Jim MacMullin says they are...

Post date: July 15, 2009

Kenora OPP have charged more people with drinking and driving.On Friday, officers noticed a vehicle being operated in an erratic manner.The vehicle was stopped and the driver was found to be impaired...

Post date: July 15, 2009

The OPP is searching for a missing 44 year old Keewatin resident.Valerie Cain works at Lake of the Woods District Hospital in Kenora, but was working extra shifts in Red Lake at Margaret Cochenor...

Post date: July 15, 2009

The Kenora Riding Liberals are turning to a familiar face to lead their party once again.Dryden's Roger Valley has been acclaimed as the Federal Liberal candidate.Valley says his focus will be...

Post date: July 15, 2009

The City of Kenora actually posted a small surplus on its operationslast year.Kenora City Council has approved the 2008 audited financial statement.Councillor Rory McMillan says the audit shows the...

Post date: July 15, 2009

The Kenora Army Reserve is always looking for new recruits.Bombadier Lynne Danielson is a recruitment officer with the local reserve and notes its a great part time job for students.Danielson notes...

Post date: July 15, 2009

6 members of the Kenora Swimming Sharks are competing in Montreal this week at the Canadian Age Group Championships.Michelle Balcaen, Ronan and Cheyenne Cameron, Tasha Schabler, Kaity Inookee and...

Post date: July 15, 2009

A 35-year-old man is in custody in relation to a shooting on Kingfisher Lake First Nation, roughly 360-kilometres northeast of Sioux Lookout.Nishnawbe-Aski Police say a 22-year-old woman sustained...

Post date: July 15, 2009

A Boil water advisory remains in effect in Ignace.Although the Township has been supplied with water from the new treatment plant since early June, the notice is still in place.Mayor Lionel Cloutier...

Post date: July 15, 2009

The Federal Government has announced plans to build two new schools on Lac Seul and Cat Lake First Nations.Minister of Indian Affairs Chuck Strahl made the announcement today in Lac Seul.The school...

Post date: July 15, 2009

Nishnawbe-Aski Police continue to investigate a shooting on Bearskin Lake First Nation, about 425-kilometres north of Sioux Lookout.Police say a young person suffered non-life threatening injuries...

Post date: July 15, 2009

Kenora City Council has officially said farewell to one of its members.Andrew Poirier attended his final meeting last night, after announcinghis resignation a week ago.He says despite some challenges...

Post date: July 14, 2009

Some residents of the James Road are so upset with the condition oftheir roadway, they held a meeting to decide what to do about thesituation.Many property owners are upset that the surface treatment...

Post date: July 14, 2009

The OPP will officially take over policing the City of Kenora at 7AMthis Friday morning.Inspector Dave Lucas from the Kenora Detachment provided an update to the media yesterday about the transfer of...

Post date: July 14, 2009

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