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Several local hockey players have been added to Team Hockey Northwestern Ontario for the OHL Gold Cup.Three members of the Kenora Midget Thistles, Carter Tresoor, Jacob Frankcom and Sam Brunton...

Post date: April 18, 2017

Local school board's will have a bit more money to work with in the next schoolyear.The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board has been promised about four percent morefunding from the Ministry...

Post date: April 18, 2017

A number of community groups will be submitting their wish liststo city council this morning.The Museum, Library, Handi-Transit and Triple Play, among other groups will be making theirpre-budget...

Post date: April 18, 2017

Parking once again on the minds of members of Kenora City Council.Plans have been drawn up for the new parking lot the city purchased atthe Kenora Shoppers mall.Mayor Dave Canfield says while there...

Post date: April 18, 2017

It doesn't look like we have escaped the snow yet.Bill Laidlaw of Signal Weather Services says we will see some sun Monday afternoon as a tease.However, Laidlaw says things will change as a...

Post date: April 17, 2017

There are renewed calls for an inquest into the death of a 14-year-old Grassy Narrows First Nations girl.It was one year ago Monday when the body of Azraya Ackabee-Kokopenace was found in a wooded...

Post date: April 17, 2017

Today marks a milestone for Canadians.The Charter of Rights and Freedoms turns 35 years old.Minister of Democratic Institutions Karina Gould says the Charter is one of Canada's greatest...

Post date: April 17, 2017

A national recall of flour over possible E. coli contamination, which is at the center of a class action lawsuit, has once again been expanded to include 15 additional Robin Hood products and another...

Post date: April 17, 2017

A death on the Aroland First Nation, north of Geraldton is under investigation.Police were contacted Friday about an incident involving a possible injured man.OPP say Byron Meshake was transported...

Post date: April 17, 2017

A man wanted in connection with a murder in Iowa is in custody in International Falls.38-year-old Abraham Roberts was arrested Sunday after trying to cross into Canada at the Fort Frances border.He...

Post date: April 17, 2017

If we're not empowering our kids to be able to produce and create with technology, they'll just become consumers, and we need to reverse that trend.That from Jeff Wilson, Executive Director...

Post date: April 15, 2017

After two decades of advocating for funds that would support the families of public safety officers who have fallen in the line of duty, the IAFF has its wish.  Members of the International...

Post date: April 15, 2017

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has issued a national recall for High Liner Captain's Crew breaded fish strips and nuggets.The products could contain milk, which is not declared on the label....

Post date: April 15, 2017

The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls is postponing upcoming regional advisory meetings.  That includes Thunder Bay and Edmonton with no dates set yet.Over...

Post date: April 15, 2017

A recent study by Leger Research Group has concluded more than half of Canadians report practicing no physical activity whatsoever.It's a number that's concerning to Kinesiologist Alexandre...

Post date: April 15, 2017

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