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Another option for residents of northwestern Ontario who need to stay in Winnipeg for a medical appointment or treatment.A Port In The Storm is a non-profit group that has 14 apartment units for rent...

Post date: April 20, 2018

Fire has caused extensive damage to an apartment building on Matheson Street South.Kenora's Fire and Emergency Services Department was called out to the blaze around 1:50 this morning.Fire Chief...

Post date: April 20, 2018

A 61 year old Kenora man faces impaired driving charges following a collision with a train on the CN mainline north of Kenora.The OPP say back on March 30th, a vehicle ran into a train at the...

Post date: April 19, 2018

Two Kenora youth are facing animal cruelty charges in connection to a video that has been circulating.Back in late March, the Kenora OPP received information of a video showing a male suspect killing...

Post date: April 19, 2018

Some high level support for the Grassy Narrows First Nation.A special gathering is taking place in Toronto this evening in a call for justice for the community.Members of Grassy Narrows,...

Post date: April 19, 2018

The provincial government is providing more funding for 10 aboriginal treatment and healing facilities.The Kenora Health Access Centers is one of the agencies that is getting the additional support....

Post date: April 19, 2018

Employees of the WJS Northern Youth Center and the Northern Regional Attendance Centers in the region have reached a new four year agreement with Unifor.About 24 employees voted unanimously in favour...

Post date: April 19, 2018

A Liberal candidate for the Kenora-Rainy River Riding says she wants to be our advocate at Queen's Park.Karen Kejick announced plans to run for the party this week.She says she's always been...

Post date: April 19, 2018

The Nishnawbe Aski Nation are calling for the Pope to apologize for residential schools.Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler supports a motion that is being introduced in the House of Commons calling for...

Post date: April 19, 2018

Some are taking advantage of a gun amnesty in place this month in Ontario, including here in the Kenora District.OPP report over 267 items, such as restricted, prohibited, replica and vintage weapons...

Post date: April 19, 2018

A Go Fund Me page, created for the families of the victims of the Humboldt Broncos tragedy is no longer accepting donations.Over 15 million dollars was raised in 12 days.A non profit corporation...

Post date: April 19, 2018

Hospital workers says they are seeking a fair contract without concessions.A rally was held in front of Lake of the Woods District Hospital yesterday as part of a provincial campaign.Judy Bain is a...

Post date: April 19, 2018

A good showing for Kenora's All-Star Cheerleading teams at the Ontario Cheerleading Federation’s Cheerleading Championships in Brampton over the weekend.However, the Kenora cheer squads...

Post date: April 18, 2018

CP rail lines could be shut down this weekend.The union representing the railway's conductors and locomotive engineers says members will set up picket lines Saturday if talks with the company don...

Post date: April 18, 2018

It was an ugly end to the Bill Salonen Cup game at the Fort William Gardens.Thunder Bay Police were called and are now interviewing witnesses after Dryden GM Ice Dogs Head Coach Kurt Walsten was...

Post date: April 18, 2018

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