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The province is focused on dealing with suicides, flooding and other emergencies in more creative ways.  Minister of Indigenous Relations David Zimmer spoke at the Social Emergencies Summit in...

Post date: March 26, 2017

A new report finds problems with custom-made First Nations election systems.  The Fraser Institute feels the systems can lead to abuse of power and discrimination as 57% of First Nations have...

Post date: March 25, 2017

The Treaty Three Police are hosting their All Girls Regional Gathering tomorrow..The is the second time the event has been hosted in Kenora as it focuses on anti-human trafficking strategies.It is in...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The Kenora Swimming Sharks are hosting their annual fundraising "Swim-A-Thon" tomorrow morning at the Kenora Rec Centre.Kids aged 5 to 17 will swim as many lengths of the pool as they can...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The Peggy Taylor Rink is back into the win column at the Everest Canadian Senior Women's Curling Championships.Taylor got by New Brunswick 8-5 in this morning's draw.The final draw of the...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The Push For Change Campaign will be arriving in the Kenora District this week.Joe Roberts has been travelling across Canada with a shopping cart to raise awarenessnessof youth homelessness.Henry...

Post date: March 24, 2017

It's been a good week for Kenora cross-country skier Lisle Compton.Compton has won another three medals at the Ski Nationals taking place inCanmore, Alberta.She placed second in the 10 kilomter...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The All-Ontario boys A/AA high school hockey championship has come to an end in Fort Frances.The final was decided by a shoot out last night with Belle River taking home their first ever title....

Post date: March 24, 2017

Northwestern Ontario won't benefit much from this year's federal budget. That's the feeling of the Northwestern Ontario Associated Chambers of Commerce, which says there's no...

Post date: March 24, 2017

A heads up for your next Union Gas bill.Natural gas prices in Ontario will be going up in April.The company announced that they received approval from the provincial energy board to change the rates...

Post date: March 24, 2017

A promise to cut hydro rates isn't helping Kathleen Wynne's popularity.In fact, the latest public opinion poll from Angus Reid shows the Ontario'spremier's approval rating had dropped...

Post date: March 24, 2017

An exciting conclusion to the All-Ontario boys hockey championships in Fort Frances.The Belle River Nobles managed to beat the St. Mary's Crusaders from Hamilton 3-2 in a shootout forgold.Belle...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The Peggy Taylor rink from Kenora has two final round-robin games left to play at the Everest Canadian Senior Women's curling champinships and will likely have to win them both to have any chance...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The City of Kenora is hoping to form a closer relationship with Grand Council Treaty #3.Council has endorsed a resolution calling for the Treaty Three Flag to be raised along side thecity's....

Post date: March 24, 2017

The Northwestern Health Unit is addressing the lack regional data on children's health.This comes after the releases of a report called "Children Count" which shows gaps in health data...

Post date: March 24, 2017

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