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Office space is becoming a premium at city hall.In order to meet additional pressures, city council is expected to approve a 75 thousand dollar allocation to create at least two more offices.City...

Post date: April 17, 2018

A Gillons Insurance branch manager is putting part of the blame for a 2-percent car insurance hike at the feet of the provincial government.Myles Kuharski has customers all over northwestern Ontario...

Post date: April 17, 2018

Provincial NDP leader Andrea Horwath has laid out her party's election platform.It includes drug and dental coverage for everyone, free child care for those earning less than 40 thousand dollars...

Post date: April 17, 2018

If rising interest rates are stressing you out, a new poll suggests you're not alone.According to the quarterly MNP consumer debt index survey, 43 per cent of Canadians say they've felt the...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The Kenora Rotary Club's Splash Park campaign continues to win support locally. A couple of nice donations have come in over the last few days.The Cheeseburger in Paradise fundraiser...

Post date: April 16, 2018

Another first-degree murder charge has been laid against alleged serial killer Bruce MacArthur, bringing the total number to 8.Toronto police detective-sergeant Hank Idsigna says the latest first-...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The North West Local Health Integration Network wants you to "Picture Your Health and Your Future".The LHIN has been hosting a series of public workshops to gain some feedback from local...

Post date: April 16, 2018

While the Kenora area is finally getting ready to welcome Spring this week, other parts of Canada and the U.S. are still being greeted by Old Man Winter.Minnesota is digging out from a blizzard and...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The call for additional funding to meet the needs of northern Ontario are finally being heard by the government. That's the belief of Henry Wall, the Chief Administrative Officer with the Kenora...

Post date: April 16, 2018

Ontario's public teachers unions are filing unfair labour practice complaints against the Liberal government.The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario and the Ontario Secondary School...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The number of people killed on highways across northwestern Ontario is.A total of 27 people died on area roads years, the most there has been in the past four years.Sergeant Shelly Garr says a couple...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The City of Kenora is continuing to focus it's infrastructure dollars on bridge repairs.The city will be spending 1.1 million dollars over the next three years to fix up three aging structures....

Post date: April 16, 2018

Tbaytel for Good Community Fund is back.TBaytel has made some change to the campaign which has support various school, community, not-for-project organization and charity projects over the past five...

Post date: April 16, 2018

"For the People".It's the slogan Doug Ford and the Progressive Conservatives will be using in the weeks leading up to the June 7th provincial election.Ford officially kicked off the...

Post date: April 16, 2018

A familiar face is taking over the reins at the Kenora Detachment of the OPP.Jeff Duggan was announced last week as the new detachment commander.Duggan says he's worked in many different...

Post date: April 16, 2018

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