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The Lake of the Woods District Hospital is going to be under going an independent operational review.The hospital continues to face challenges of budget short falls of over a million dollars over the...

Post date: February 15, 2017

It looks like one of Kenora's capital priorities is being scrapped.A 3.6 million dollar plan to re-align Water Street and Bernier Drive is being put onhold by city council.Mayor Dave Canfield...

Post date: February 15, 2017

The Salvation Army is having their grand re opening today.The store closed late last year to do some much needed renovations.Sandra Poole Business Manager says they made a couple changes."...

Post date: February 15, 2017

A number of medals for the Kenora Aerialettes Gymnastics club.The Aerialettes sent members to two competitions this past weekend, including theFantastic Gymnastic competition in Winnipeg.Julia Bender...

Post date: February 15, 2017

The Ontario Human Rights Commission is expressing concern about a lack of supports for aboriginal inmates.Chief Commissioner Renu Mandhane is wrapping up a tour of Kenora and Sioux Lookout today.She...

Post date: February 15, 2017

Thunder Bay City Police and family members are issuing an appeal for information into the 1992 death of Sandra Johnson.Police have released a video about the death of the 18-year-old from Seine River...

Post date: February 15, 2017

The chief of an area First Nation says she's not prepared to lift a state of emergency, issued more than two years ago in the wage of a number of youth suicides.Onigaming First Nation Chief Kathy...

Post date: February 15, 2017

A tough night for Thomas Aquinas hockey teams.The Saints boys took one on the chin losing 7-2 to the Fort Frances Muskies.Fort is now a perfect 13-0 on the season.Thomas Aquinas can still clinch...

Post date: February 15, 2017

The NorWOSSA Single "a" court sport play-offs begin today at Thomas Aquinas.The semi-finals in boys basketball and girls volleyball will take place this afternoon.The winners of today semis...

Post date: February 15, 2017

The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board is adding to it's management team.The public board has announced it's hired another Superintendant of Education.Dr. Tania Sterling will join the...

Post date: February 15, 2017

An official with the Thunder Bay based Nishnawbe Aski Nation is pleased with an Ontario court decision saying the government of Canada is responsible for the so called "60's Scoop".That...

Post date: February 15, 2017

The OPP say it's too early to localize any of the 4,000 "unfounded" sexual assault cases they'll be reviewing again.They're promising to  examine cases between 2010 and...

Post date: February 15, 2017

The Kenora Airport is hoping to get some much needed upgrades.The Kenora Airport Authority made a presentation to council asking for a 750 thousand dollar grant as well as a 750 thousand dollar loan...

Post date: February 14, 2017

It's almost the big day.Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada events will kick off on Thursday.Dan Reynard co-chair of the organizing committee says ticket sales have sky rocketed in the last few days...

Post date: February 14, 2017

It's taken a full year, but the City of Kenora's new website is now up and running.City clerk Heather Kasprick says it took a long time to get the website operational, just because thereis so...

Post date: February 14, 2017

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