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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

Unifor members of ParaMed Home Health Care in Dryden, Ear Falls and Red Lake have voted 100-percent in favour of strike action.30-employees are impacted by the labour dispute.ParaMed is a private for...

Post date: February 14, 2017

The Muskies boys hockey team improved to a perfect 12-0 on the season thanks to a 9-1 win over Beaver Brae.The Muskies are staying in town for a game against Thomas Aquinas tonight.It was a high...

Post date: February 14, 2017

A disappointing finish for Beaver Brae's court sport teams as they wrap up the NorWOSSA regular season.The Broncos were swept in all four games they played in Fort Frances yesterday.The Beaver...

Post date: February 14, 2017

The Stanley Cup is making it's way back to Kenora this week.The cup will be taken to schools in both the Kenora Catholic School Board and the Keewatin Patricia School Board as a part of...

Post date: February 13, 2017

A Kenora man is facing sexual assault charges.On February 4th the Kenora OPP responded to a complaint about a sexual assault.Members of the Kenora Crime Unit and Kenora Street Crime Unit investigated...

Post date: February 13, 2017

Thunder Bay MPP Michael Gravelle is taking some time off indefinitely to deal with depression.Gravelle, who is also the Northern Development and Mines Minister, says his doctor diagnosed him last...

Post date: February 13, 2017

The provincial government says its conducting a "full and rigorous" mercury contamination assessment at the Dryden Mill site.Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation David Zimmer...

Post date: February 13, 2017

Two Winnipeg men have been fined $1,000 and ordered to pay $6,000 towards efforts to put out a forest fire in the Kenora district.Jett Vanswell and Ezra Reimer pleaded guilty for starting a fire in a...

Post date: February 13, 2017

The Kenora Thistles Midget Hockey team has all but been eliminated from the play-offs. The Thistles hopes of playing in the second season faded with a pair of weekend losses.The Kenora midgets...

Post date: February 13, 2017

The Kenora Jail will be getting a special visitor today.The head of the Ontario Human Right's Commission is currently on a tour ofthe region.Renu Mandhane is looking into human rights issues...

Post date: February 13, 2017

The Pinecrest Home for the Aged has come up with a unique idea for addressing it's shortage of Personal Support Workers.The long term care facility is seeking permission from the province to...

Post date: February 13, 2017

Brad Jacobs will once again represent Northern Ontario at the Briar. The former world champion doubled up the Dylan Johnson Rink from Thunder Bay 6-3 in the final of Northern Ontario Men's...

Post date: February 13, 2017

Finally some labor peace for teachers at the Thunder Bay District Catholic School Board.A tentative agreement was reached following marathon talks over the weekend.A strike that had been set for...

Post date: February 13, 2017

An impressive showing by Beaver Brae's Cheerleaders in their first international competition.The Broncos won a bronze medal in the Junior Varsity Divison at the World High School Championships in...

Post date: February 13, 2017

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