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Almost 70 million dollars is being spent to extend broadband internet service into five remote first nationcommunities in northwestern Ontario.Kenora M.P. Bob Nault says this is all part of the...

Post date: October 06, 2017

The MNR is reminding motorists and hunters to watch out for road work being carried out on aremote forest access road north of Separation Lake.Routine maintenance work will be carried out starting...

Post date: October 06, 2017

It could be sometime next week before the pool at the Kenora Rec. Center will be openedagain to the public.The pool was closed one week ago over concerns about how slippery the new decking was.The...

Post date: October 06, 2017

The Kenora Area Health Care Recuitment Committee says it's been making good progressin the past year.Anneke Gillis is the recruitment officer and updated the hospital board about the work they...

Post date: October 06, 2017

After years of planning the Energy East Pipeline Porject has finally been shut down.The announcement was made yesterday with TransCanada citing changed circumstances for their decision.Kenora Mayor...

Post date: October 06, 2017

The national chief of the Assembly of First Nations was one of the key note speakers at the annual fall general meeting of Grand Council Treaty Three.Perry Bellegarde addressed delegates on the Shoal...

Post date: October 06, 2017

Compensation is coming from the Canadian government to children of the 60's Scoop.The settlement states these were Aboriginal children who were taken from their homes and who suffered physical,...

Post date: October 06, 2017

A clean sweep for the Thomas Aquinas court sport teams yesterday.The Saints won all four games played against the Sioux Lookout Warriors.The T.A. boys junior and senior boys volleyball teams both won...

Post date: October 06, 2017

A split for Beaver Brae's court sport teams.The Broncos hosted the Dryden Eagles yesterday and the senior girls basketballteam continues to find ways of winning.Beaver Brae held on for a 35-34...

Post date: October 06, 2017

Beaver Brae's football team has improved to a perfect 5-0 on the season following a 30-0 win over the Maples Marauders at the Tom Nabb Soccer Complex.The Broncos have won all three home games...

Post date: October 05, 2017

Young people across the Rainy River district are being asked to Make Your Pitch.It's a competion that challenges high school students to pitch a business idea.It's presented by the Ontario...

Post date: October 05, 2017

The workload for MP Patty Hajdu is getting a lot heavier now that the prime minister has given her new responsibilities.She's joined two cabinet committee's, one which tries to ensure the...

Post date: October 05, 2017

The provincial government is forming an emergency task force to deal with the rise in opioid overdoses in Ontario.The group would include front line workers, reps from mental health and addiction...

Post date: October 05, 2017
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A Canada Wide Arrest Warrant has been issued for a man who may have been or may be travelling through northwestern Ontario.Police say 34-year-old Dustin Ross Robinson was originally arrested in April...

Post date: October 05, 2017

Cancer Care Ontario is encouraging local women to get screened for breast cancer.October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and women between the ages of 50 and 74 should undergo screening mammography...

Post date: October 05, 2017

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