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The NDP are offering some promises specific to northern Ontario in their election platform.It includes the creation of a provincial forest strategy to protect the long term sustainability of the...

Post date: April 23, 2018

Kenora MP Bob Nault says work has started on the Pikangikum electrical grid connection, with the project expected to be completed in September or October.He notes next Summer the government will...

Post date: April 23, 2018

A big jump in the number of traffic stops in the Kenora area by the OPP.Last in February, there was a 157 percent increase in the number of incidents compared to the year before.Inspector Jeff Duggan...

Post date: April 23, 2018

The Kenora Catholic District School Board enjoyed a head start on Earth Day.On Friday community-wide clean-up took place up at Thomas Aquinas, Pope John Paul an Ste. Margarite Bourgeoys schools.Staff...

Post date: April 23, 2018

With the sudden rise in temperatures, ice conditions are beginning to change very quickly.One motorist learned that lesson the hard way over the weekend.A pick-up truck went through the ice in...

Post date: April 23, 2018

Treaty Three Police Service have arrested two people on the Shoal Lake #39 First Nation as part of a drug investigation.Officers from the Street Crime Unit carried out a traffic stop last week, and...

Post date: April 23, 2018

Just one team from Beaver Brae will be taking part in the NWOSSA championships this week in Thunder Bay.Grade 10 students Ethan Alcock and Sutton Tresoor will be competing in the junior boys doubles...

Post date: April 23, 2018

Municipal elections are still about six months away, but the City of Kenora is starting to get ready.City clerk Heather Kasprick says they are beginning the process of compiling their voters list.She...

Post date: April 20, 2018

The Lake of the Woods District Hospital Foundation has scored a really big goal with it's annual Hockey for Health 3 on 3 tournament.The final tally is in, and last weekend's event raised...

Post date: April 20, 2018

The OPP have released a few more details about a fire in a downtown apartment block early this morning.Police say they were called to the scene on Matheson Street South around 1:30.Two officers and...

Post date: April 20, 2018

Some rare good news on the electricity front.Kenora Hydro says local residents can expect a small decrease in their energy bills over the next year.Dave Sinclair is president and CEO of the city-...

Post date: April 20, 2018

The Wabaseemoong First Nation northwest of Kenora will be getting the Hollywood treatment next week.The producers of the movie Indian Horse are bringing the film to their community on Wednesday,...

Post date: April 20, 2018

A traffic note for motorists in the north end of town.The City of Kenora says a section of 2nd Street North is closed until about 1:00 while a guard rail is being repaired.The section of the road...

Post date: April 20, 2018

Bidding is now officially open in the annual Kenora Rotary AuctionJohn Dahl is a spokesperson for the Rotary Club and says they actually were able to top the number of donated this year compared to...

Post date: April 20, 2018

Northwest Local Health Integration Network has a new head honcho. Dr. Rhonda Crocker-Elliot has been introduced as the as the new Chief Executive Officer of the LHIN's, replacing Laura...

Post date: April 20, 2018

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