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Thunder Bay police are trying to determine if two men charged with driving a Jeep into a Beer Store are responsible for other break-ins at beer and liquor stores using thesame heavy-handed method.A...

Post date: December 30, 2009

Rainy River Resources will continue its exploration activities in the district next year.President Raymond Threlkeld says activity this year led to the discovery of some additional gold zones....

Post date: December 30, 2009

Thunder Bay-Rainy River M-P John Rafferty feels the NDP made some gains during the past session at the House of Commons.M-P's took their Christmas Break Friday and Rafferty says there were some...

Post date: December 30, 2009

Kenora Mayor Len Compton is keeping his cards close to his vestregarding his future in municipal politics.In a year end interview with CJRL news, Compton refused to saywhether he planned to run in...

Post date: December 30, 2009

Good news for those who use the emergency shelter in the cold winter months, the Provincial Government has decided to provide funding to operate the program at the Fellowship Centre.The Ministry of...

Post date: December 30, 2009

A toxicology report is expected to provide more information into the death of a 26 year old in Kenora.OPP are investigating the death of Sheena Jack on December 21st.Last Monday, paramedics attended...

Post date: December 30, 2009

The City of Kenora will soon have a new marina.Changes in Latitude will be completing the final touches on its marina on highway 17 west this spring.Councillor Wendy Cuthbert says they look forward...

Post date: December 29, 2009

The provincial Mining Act is going through one more set of consultations.The legislation was passed earlier this fall, but now the government wantsto get feedback on the actual regulations contained...

Post date: December 29, 2009

The MP for the Kenora Riding is reflecting back on 2009.In a year end interview, ConservativeGreg Rickford points out that his Government took huge strides in dealing with tough economic conditions...

Post date: December 29, 2009

Nuinsco Resources is selling its Cameron Lake gold project and a gold mill to CoventryResources.The deal is valued at 12 million dollars in Canadian funds.The property is located southeast of Kenora...

Post date: December 29, 2009

Three people are in custody after a vehicle plowed through thefront of a Beer Store in Thunder Bay -- and five to 10 cases of beerwere stolen. Police say a Jeep was driven through the front window...

Post date: December 29, 2009

You don't have to dream about a White Christmas, Mother Nature is granting your wish.Environment Canada is calling for 10 centimetres of snowfall in much of Northwestern Ontario.Spokesperson Peter...

Post date: December 24, 2009

November was a slower month for Kenora OPP.Inspector Dave Lucas has provided a monthly update to the Kenora Police Services Board.Lucas says uniformed officers accrued over 256 hours of over time...

Post date: December 24, 2009

Dryden is being encouraged to join a Northwestern Ontario Immigration Portal.The initiative is being run by the City of Thunder Bay.Dryden Community Matters Spokesperson David Durance says the goal...

Post date: December 24, 2009

The Lake of the Woods Cemetery's Festival of Lights is a go for this evening.Over 60 volunteers will light the ice candles this afternoon starting at 1pm.Parks Supervisor Barb Manson says the ice...

Post date: December 24, 2009

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