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Our local Superstore gas bar might be getting a facelift soon.Loblaws has announced it may end up selling its Gas Stations to Brookfield Business Partners out of Toronto, rebranding the stations as...

Post date: April 19, 2017

The OPP have charged two people following two separate break ins.Earlier this week Kenora OPP were notified that two men had broken into an automated cash box at a car wash on Railway Street.After a...

Post date: April 19, 2017

Kenora OPP are investigating a stabbing.Over the weekend officers were called downtown to respond to reports of assault with a weapon.Police learned the victim had gotten into a fight with another...

Post date: April 19, 2017

Repairs will be carried out at the pool a the Kenora Rec. Center this summer.The decking is scheduled to be replaced.Instead of using the more expensive tile product the city has agreed to go for a...

Post date: April 19, 2017

It's not something we in the north haven't heard before.Our life expectancy rates continue to be lower and mortality rates higher than the rates in the province overall.That's the...

Post date: April 19, 2017

An inquest has been called into the death of a Grassy Narrows woman while in police custody four and a halfyears ago.Gloria Assin was killed in the early morning hours of September 23rd, 2012, when...

Post date: April 19, 2017

The Dryden GM Ice Dogs are a win away from the Bill Salonen Cup.The Ice Dogs dumped the English River Miners 8-2 last night at the CochenorArena to take a commanding three games to none lead in the...

Post date: April 19, 2017

Two Beaver Brae badminton players will try to book their ticket to the All-Ontario championships today.Eric Nelson and Johnny Houlden have qualified for the NWOSSA finals in the senior boys doubles...

Post date: April 19, 2017

A week to appreciate staff at the hospital.This week is National Medical Laboratory Week.Jennifer Coppola a Medical Laboratory Technologist at the Lake of the Woods District Hospital says not a lot...

Post date: April 18, 2017

Kenora OPP are investigating more break ins.Two separate breaks ins occurred within a few days of each other.The first one took place late last week when someone forced entry into a garage in the...

Post date: April 18, 2017

You will need to make some alternate travel plans tpmorrow.The Transmitter Road railway crossing will be closed Wednesday April 19th.The closure is so CP Rail can complete repairs they are doing on...

Post date: April 18, 2017

Several community groups are planning to hold the line on spending in 2017.The city held another budget session today to find out what Triple Play, the Museum, the Libraryand Handi-Transit are...

Post date: April 18, 2017

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall are coming to Canada this summer.Governor General, David Johnston, says Prince Charles and his wife Camilla will be in the country to celebrate our 150th...

Post date: April 18, 2017

Northern Ontario communities are once again hosting evacuees from Kashechewan First Nationas the spring thaw threatens to flood the community.Around 45 people from Kashechewan have landed in Thunder...

Post date: April 18, 2017

Community sessions to expand the local food network will be held in Sioux Lookout and Kenora today.The Cloverbelt Local Food Coop is looking to grow in northwestern Ontario.Officials are looking for...

Post date: April 18, 2017

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