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The Metis youth will have some special passengers on the next leg of their canoe trip.Premier Kathleen Wynne and her partner  Jane Rounthwaite will help paddle for the next few days.Wynne says...

Post date: August 10, 2017

The Nishnawbe Aski Nation is planning on hosting a Health Summit this Fall to address on-going concerns.Provincial and federal government reps are being urged to attend.NAN Deputy Grand Chief Jason...

Post date: August 10, 2017

If you've been contacted by the FBI by email about some money your owed.Delete it.It's another scam circulating northwestern Ontario.Our newsroom received that email yesterday which claims...

Post date: August 10, 2017

A chance to support Children's hospitals across Canada.Dairy Queen holds its annual Miracle Treat Day with proceeds from Blizzard sales helping out those hospitals.Senior director of marketing...

Post date: August 10, 2017

An investigation is underway into a human caused forest fire in the town of Nipigon.The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry says it was started last Wednesday night at the Bald Spot Lookout...

Post date: August 10, 2017

Something special to celebrate the 30th annual Kenora Bass International.KBI is part of the OnTour, a government sponsored music concert tour.Midnight Shine will be one of four bands performing and...

Post date: August 10, 2017

There are now more than 90-active forest fires burning in northwestern Ontario.This despite the fact the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has been able to declare a number of fires out on a...

Post date: August 10, 2017

A silver medal for Kenora's Gabe Mastromatteo at the Canada Summer Games taking place in Winnipeg.After setting the pace in yesterday's qualifier with the fastest time at the Pan/Am pool,...

Post date: August 10, 2017

The 30th Kenora Bass International is kicking off in about a half-hours time.The 3 day fishing tournament has people from all over Canada and the States come to compete.Cori Libitka the Co-Chair of...

Post date: August 10, 2017

A financial boost for a program run by the Kenora Public Library.A 2000 dollar grant has been given to their Inter-generational Story Program.Kylie Hissa the Marketing and Communications Assistant...

Post date: August 09, 2017

Ontario colleges are putting forward what they call a time limited offer to its faculty.The four year proposal includes increasing salaries by 7.5% over the length of the deal.This would bring the...

Post date: August 09, 2017

A 24-year-old Thunder Bay man is in custody following the theft of a vehicle in Dryden.Provincial Police received a call from Dryden Police Tuesday about a stolen pick-up truck possibly heading...

Post date: August 09, 2017

The Federal government has announced nearly $2.3-million in Gas Tax funding for communities in the Kenora district this year.This is the first of two installments of annual funding for Ontario, which...

Post date: August 09, 2017

The provincial Far North Electoral Boundary Commission is out with its final report, with a call to double the number of political ridings in the north.The new Kenora-Rainy River boundary will...

Post date: August 09, 2017

The Mayor of Sioux Lookout is praising the relationship his community has with First Nations within the Nishnawbe Aski Nation.Mayor Doug Lawrance helped open the three day Keewaywin Conference at the...

Post date: August 09, 2017

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