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A huge seizure of illegal cigarettes by the OPP in Kenora.Police say they pulled over a vehicle on the Kenora By-Pass Tueday afternoon and discovered the driver was transporting some unmarked...

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A big boost for the Red Lake Airport.Kenora M.P. Bob Nault says the federal govenment is investing more than 10 million dollars for upgrades to the aviation facility.That includes rehabilitation of...

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Three people face drug-related charges following an incident this week near Fort Frances.OPP say a quantity of hydromorphone was discovered after officers stopped a vehicle in Watten Township late...

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One of the first Cannabis Stores in the province will be located in northwestern Ontario.Thunder Bay is one of four locations, along with Toronto, Guelp and Kingston.Government officials say the...

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The OPP in northwestern Ontario continues it's crack down on the trafficking of crystal meth.The latest bust took place in Red Lake this week, where about 24 grams of the drug was seized.Police...

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Speaking of hockey, the annual 3 on 3 Hockey for Health Tournament gets underway this evening.Games will be going on at the Kenora Rec. Center and Keewatin Arena.Andi Scheibler from the Lake of the...

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Ontario's provincial leaders have agreed to three televised debates in advance of the upcoming provincial election.This after Premier Kathleen Wynne wrote PC leader Doug Ford yesterday looking...

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A Fort Frances man is still disappointed with the the decision the provincial NDP party has made against him.Matt Soprovich has been told he can't run as a candidate for the nomination in the...

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Another warning about high pressure door-to-door sales tactics.Yesterday we told you about a scam going around Dryden with sales people trying to sell water filtration systems. A representitive...

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A new tax will soon be levied in the City of Kenora, but it likely won't affect too many local residents.Starting September 1st, the city will impose a four percent tax on any room rented in a...

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Staking a mining claim in Ontario just got easier.Garry Clark of the Ontario Prospectors Association tells us those claims can now be made online and the prospector doesn't have to go to the...

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25 year old Dayna Brons, Trainer of the Humboldt Broncos, died Wednesday afternoon bringing the death toll from the Saskatchewan tragedy to 16.Brons family confirmed her death in a statement...

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A traffic note for local motorists.A section of 9th Street North had been closed due to a water main break.The City of Kenora says crews are working on the section of the street between 12th...

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An Animal Transfer program has helped bring some 140 cats from Kenora and Dryden to southern Ontario in order to find homes.90-cats were picked up from the Second Chance Pet Network, while another 50...

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A Canadian restaurant official is saying "we told you so".James Rilett from Restaurants Canada is reacting to a Lakehead University study pointing out the negative effects of Ontario's...

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