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Domtar is reporting a net loss of $340-million for the fourth quarter of 2017.That's compared to net earnings of $70-million in the third quarter.President and Chief Executive Officer John...

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The latest report card from the Regional Food Distribution Association indicates that there was more food sent to food banks in the region in 2017.Executive Director Volker Kromm says the...

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Federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas-Taylor says that she's very confident that the government will be able to meet their goal to legalize marijuana in July.However, she warns that provinces...

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Multiple emergency services were called to downtown Kenora today.Police were responding to a possible threat at the Kenricia hotel.Residents of the building were evacuated while police did a sweep of...

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The provincial Conservatives have set some key dates leading up to their leadership convention.The first leadership debate will take place on February 15th.It will be broadcast on simultaneously on...

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A good showing for Beaver Brae wrestlers at a wrestling meet and skills development clinic in Sioux Lookout.Bronco grapplers compiled 108 points compared to 32 combined for both Pelican Falls and...

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Ontario's air ambulance provider has been cleared of any criminal wrongdoing.The Provincial Police say they don't have enough evidence to lay criminal charges against ORNGE.The announcement...

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A clean sweep for Fort Frances against Beaver Brae.The Muskies senior boys basketball team got by the Broncos 72-59, while the Bronco junior boys fell 52-44.In girls volleyball Beaver Brae senior...

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Some make up games in NorWOSSA court sports.The Thomas Aquinas Saints won two of three games played against the Rainy River Owls.The Saints junior boys basketball team lost a nail-biter falling 30-29...

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Some new faces around the executive table at the Kenora and District Chamber of Commerce.Ron Malashewski with Cliff Lake Capital Ltd. takes over from Barb Laurin as president of the chamber.He's...

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A record 140 nominations, but just eleven winners were selected in last night's annual Chamber of Commerce business awards.Pam Viinika was named Entrepreneur/Business owner of the year for the...

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Organizers that work with kids up to 12 years old are encouraged to register for the Healthy Kids Community Challenge.The theme this time around is "Power off and Play, reducing recreational...

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Provincial Police in Dryden are looking for two adult females in relation to a theft at Egli's Sheep Farm in Machin.OPP say the incident happened sometime between 11:30am and 12:30pm on January...

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The Northwestern Health Unit is treating recent cases of mumps across the region as an outbreak.Manager of Infectious Disease Donna Stanley says right now, it's halfway in-between.However, she...

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Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne warning of retaliation against New York State's Buy American Act.The Act, set to take effect in April, restricts some Ontario businesses from bidding on state...

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