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Plans to expand bus service in the region aren't quite perfect according to one lobby group in our region.Common Voice Northwest wants to see more affordable ticket prices for trips between...

Post date: December 04, 2017

The Investment research firm Moody's says high lumber prices will help offset any duties on the exports being imposed on Canadian companies by the U.S.In a report, Moody's notes lumber prices...

Post date: December 04, 2017

The federal government confirm it will be supporting the development of a mercury treatment facility on the Grassy Narrows First Nation.Indiginous Services Minister Jane Philpott says she met with...

Post date: December 04, 2017

The trial for suspended Thunder Bay Police Chief JP Levesque starts today in Superior Court.He's facing charges of breach of trust and attempting to obstruct justice, after court documents allege...

Post date: December 04, 2017

Some added support for newly diagnosed patients with dementia.The province is providing the Alzheimer Society of Ontario with over 8-million dollars to expand its First Link program.Seniors Affairs...

Post date: December 04, 2017

The Kenora Triple A Midget Thistles have snapped a prolonged five game losing streak.The Thistles surprised the Winnipeg Wild on Saturday 5-4 in overtime.Dylan Windsor scored the game winner in OT,...

Post date: December 04, 2017

A good run for the Thomas Aquinas girls hockey team at the Portage Saints Christmas Classic.The Saints were undefeated, but due to goal differential is had to take on the host team from Portage...

Post date: December 04, 2017

A Colorado Low is churning its way towards the U.S. central plains into northwestern Ontario.The storm system will be accomanied by a significant amount of snow.Rob Kuhn from Environment Canada says...

Post date: December 04, 2017

Due to the impending winter storm system, the Northwestern Student ServicesConsortium is cancelling school buses right across the region.There has already been some rain and freezing rain in Kenora...

Post date: December 04, 2017

The OPP say Highway 17 west of Kenora in the Lindsay Road area near Clearwater Bay is closed this hour due to a serious motor vehicle accident.No details have been released and police have not...

Post date: December 03, 2017

There has been a changing of the guard for the OPP in northwestern Ontario. Dave Lucas has been promoted as the new Chief Superintendant and Commander of the Northwest Region. Lucas has...

Post date: December 02, 2017

Some special visitors came to Thomas Aquinas High school in Kenora.Science North visited the school to hold a "Science Olympics".Kaitlyn Richard a Staff Scientist with Science North says it...

Post date: December 01, 2017

You can help out the Kenora Salvation Army!The 17th annual Stuff a Cruiser event will be taking place tomorrow December 2nd.Ronni Grosenick with the Kenora OPP says there are multiple places people...

Post date: December 01, 2017

Statistics Canada says nearly one in five people aged 65 and older reported working at some point during 2015. That's almost double the number reported in 1995. Stats Canada says that...

Post date: December 01, 2017

Strong employment growth in Ontario helped lower the national unemployment rate in November to 5.9 per cent the lowest since February 2008.Ontario saw 44 more people employed, mostly in the wholesale...

Post date: December 01, 2017

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