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Some snow overnight has created some pretty slippery road conditions in the area.Highway 17 east of Kenora near Little Joe Lake has just re-opened after being closed for several hours.An accident...

Post date: February 15, 2018

It cost you a bit more to take a cab in Kenora later this year.City council is expected to approve a rate increase for local taxis next week.Acting mayor Sharon Smith says she does have some concerns...

Post date: February 15, 2018

Radford and partner Meagan Duhamel finished with a Bronze medal in the Pairs event at the Olympic Games.The two also won Gold in the team event.Radford is now set to retire with one Olympic Gold, one...

Post date: February 15, 2018

It will be Thomas Aquinas versus Atikokan in three of the four NorWOSSA Single "a" finalstoday.The Saints junior girls volleyball team advanced to this morning's gold medal game after...

Post date: February 15, 2018

A local organization is launching a new website to address our region's Missing and Murdered Indigenous women.The Ontario Native Women's Association is hoping the site will educate people...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Hydro One saw a drop in earnings in the 2017 fiscal year.The utility is reporting net income for last year totaling $658-million.That's a drop of 9% compared to 2016.Hydro One is blaming a mild...

Post date: February 14, 2018
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Multiple people in Kenora are facing charges following a drug bust.The charges stem from an investigation conducted by the OPP and Treaty Three Police.The investigation focused on Methamphetamine...

Post date: February 14, 2018

The RCMP in Falcon Lake are investigating a fatal snowmobile accident.The Mounties say they were contacted around 11:30 yesterday (Tuesday) morning about an accident on the Can/Am Trail, about 40...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Minister of Health Eric Hoskins is outlining a number of new funding initiatives that he feels will better the lives of Ontario's Indigenous population.Hoskins addressed First Nation leaders at a...

Post date: February 14, 2018

The new school year will start after Labor Day.Trustees with the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board approved the change at last night's monthly meeting.Superintendant of Education Joan...

Post date: February 14, 2018

The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board is hoping to fast track the replacement of Valleyview School.Last night trustees unanimously agreed to move four million dollars from their reserves for...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Some good news for motorists.The price at the pump is dropping slightly.Several service stations are selling a liter of unleaded for $1.21.9 That's a drop of about three cents a liter.That...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Get ready for a weekend of racing in Kenora.This weekend the Lake of the Woods Speedway will be hosting the first competitive event at the venue.Anthony Leek the Organizer of the speedway project...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Royal Gold is beginning to benefit from its financial arrangement with New Gold.It's says it's receiving its first deliveries of gold and silver from the Rainy River mine as part of that...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Expect some fluctuations on the ice on the Winnipeg River tomorrow.The Lake of the Woods Control Board says it's going ahead with an outage tomorrow at the Norman Dam.The reduction in outflow is...

Post date: February 14, 2018

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