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A decent weekend for four members of the Jaffray Melick Judo Club at a tournament in Portage La Prairie.Kerwin Klywak won a total of three medals, claiming silver in the Under 21, 73 kilo combined...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The Bill Salonen Cup is all even at one.Thunder Bay bounced back from a 2-0 deficit and defeated the Dryden GM Ice Dogs 3-2 Sunday in game two of the SIJHL final.Troy Sherman took advantage of a...

Post date: April 16, 2018

A Vermilion Bay man has been fined 2-thousand dollars for various hunting offences.Michael Bernier pleaded guilty to entering private property without permission for the purpose of hunting and...

Post date: April 16, 2018

We will know later today what the NDP has to offer in the upcoming provincial election.NDP leader Andrea Horwath plans to unveil her party platform.Some of it has already been outlined, including a...

Post date: April 16, 2018

A group of Indigenous people speaking out against methamphetamine are currently walking across northwestern Ontairo this week. The group from Manitoba is passing through the region raising...

Post date: April 16, 2018

A vigil and dinner are being held for Azraya Kokopenace this afternoon. It starts at 5 o'clock at the Knox Church in Kenora, in honour of the 14-year-old whose body was found in the city on...

Post date: April 15, 2018

The federal government is supporting joint American, U.K., and French airstrikes on a Syrian military base. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is out with a statement about the recent bombing, which...

Post date: April 14, 2018

After almost two years, a permanent detachment commander has been hired for the OPP in Kenora.Jeff Duggan will be taking on the position.He's been the acting inspector at the Kenora Detachment...

Post date: April 13, 2018

A scary sign for your Friday the 13th.Gas prices in Kenora has jumped significantly in the past 24 hours. Most service stations are selling a liter of regular unleaded for 1.35.9 cents. Dan...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The Kenora Sports Hall of Fame is hoping to announce it's first inductees in the next couple of months.Nominations closed on March 19th.Larry Patrick is spearheading the initiative and says a...

Post date: April 13, 2018

A new report has been released that shows that aboriginal children are over-represented in in the Children's Aid system. The study is called Interrupted Childhoods and was conducted by the...

Post date: April 13, 2018

A 24-year-old Lac Seul First Nation man has embarked on a more than 11-hundred kilometre trek to Humboldt.Rance Cardinal stopped in Dryden overnight and is set to continue his journey this morning in...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The Conservatives are promising a shake-up at the top of Hydro One.In a statement released yesterday, PC leader Doug Ford says he would fire the president and CEO of the utility, who makes 6 million...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The Wynne government is injecting new life into community access and forestry roads.The Liberals are spending 74-million dollars this year on needed upgrades.Minister of Municipal Affairs Bill Mauro...

Post date: April 13, 2018

The soap opera over the NDP nomination process in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding continues.The NDP party is disputing a Fort Frances man's explanation for being denied the opportunity to run as a...

Post date: April 13, 2018

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