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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

Kenora City Council says it's willing to continue discussions over the twinning of the Kenora Rec. Center ice surface.Council voted narrowly in favour of a resolution to apply for funding to go...

Post date: April 18, 2018

Union members who work in health care are rallying today.They want to support hospitals and health care centres who are negotiating with the Ontario Hospital Association.They are demanding respect...

Post date: April 18, 2018

A couple of schools in the Kenora Catholic District School Board will be getting new principals in the new school year.The separate school board has announced a number of administrative changes to...

Post date: April 18, 2018

Queen Elizabeth High School in Sioux Lookout will be playing host to the annual NorWOSSA badminton Championships.Both senior and junior champions will be crown in boys and girls singles, doubles and...

Post date: April 18, 2018

A band member of Shoal Lake #39 says she is seeking the nomination for the Liberal party in the upcoming provincial election in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding.Karen Kejick is the only person who has...

Post date: April 18, 2018

Nishnawbe Aski Nation has signed a new Treaty Relationship Agreement with the province. In a statement, Premier Kathleen Wynne claims it will pave the way for more meaningful discussions on...

Post date: April 17, 2018

A costly ice-fishing trip for a Winnipeg man.Barry Grolin was convicted and fined a total of 24 hundred dollars for obstructing a conservation officer while fishingon Linklater Lake in March of 2017....

Post date: April 17, 2018

A high profile election pledge from Doug Ford.The leader of the provincial Progressive Conservatives is promising to eliminate income tax for people who make minimum wage.Ford indicates it will come...

Post date: April 17, 2018

Badminton will be taking over high school gyms this week.Today, Beaver Brae is hosting an intermediate tournament.Over 100 grade 7 an 8 students from across the region, including Dryden, Ignace,...

Post date: April 17, 2018

There's the prospect of labour peace at  Resolute Forest Products Mills in the region for the next four years.It follows the signing of a tentative contract agreement between their union and...

Post date: April 17, 2018

The Liberals are hoping to have a candidate in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding before the end of the month.Anthony Leek is the local riding president and says they have been actively seeking someone to...

Post date: April 17, 2018

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