The Newsroom

Find what you are looking for in the news.

Dryden, get ready to lace up your running shoes for a good cause. The Dryden Walk for Dog Guides will be taking place at Cooper Park tomorrow. Spokesperson Susan Pollock says event starts with...

Post date: May 25, 2018

Today is the day, Joy Con is back for 2018 in Dryden. The festivities will be taking place today and tomorrow from 10AM to 6PM at the Best Western. Lead Organizer Andy McIsaac says all of the...

Post date: May 25, 2018

St. John School in Red Lake are hosting a Young Creators Arts Festival. Teacher Shawna Lamme says the festival is a chance for families to visit the school and have an art-based play day. The...

Post date: May 25, 2018

The 13th Annual Returns for Leukemia Bottle Drive will be happening on Saturday. Empties will be collected at the Beer Store and all of the money raised will go towards the Leukemia and Lymphoma...

Post date: May 25, 2018

With warm weather upon us, Health Canada reminding us to protect yourself from those pesky bugs that bite. Health Canada says bug bites can cause a number of health problems, and recommends...

Post date: May 25, 2018

The TD bank in Dryden presented a $500 dollar cheque to Dryden Youth Soccer Wednesday night. TD's Customer Service Manager in Dryden, Mari Thibault (tee-bo) says TD is happy to give to local...

Post date: May 25, 2018
, ,

Lokah Sangha Yoga in Dryden was packed with fundraiser participants Thursday night. In the Dark events are CNIB event fundraisers that promote awareness of sight loss and blindness. And this...

Post date: May 25, 2018

Today is "International Missing Children Day" - and OPP are hoping someone might have information about a 51-year old cold case.Back in September of 1966, 2 year old Diane Prevost...

Post date: May 25, 2018

Elections Ontario is looking for some helping hands in the 2018 General Election on June 7.If you are at least 18 years old, a Canadian Citizen, a resident of Ontario and have a Social Insurance...

Post date: May 25, 2018

Yet another study of the Grassy Narrows First Nation.The community wellness survey was conducted last year and involved about 80 percent of community members.The report shows that mercury continues...

Post date: May 25, 2018

The Lake of the Woods District Hospital has declared an outbreak of gastrointestinal illness within the hospital.The hospital is asking any visitors to the hospital who may be feeling ill,...

Post date: May 24, 2018

Environment Canada has issued a 'Severe Thunderstorm Watch' for most of our area.The watch was issued at 2:30 and is in effect for: Dryden, Vermilion Bay, Red Lake, Ear Falls, Sioux Lookout,...

Post date: May 24, 2018

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is informing residents that they are currently conducting barbed wire hair trap surveys for bears. The survey stations have sardines and some barbed...

Post date: May 24, 2018

New federal legislation to regulate vaping products at the national level and allow for plain tobacco packaging requirements has officially become law. The bill, S-5, which received Royal Assent...

Post date: May 24, 2018

A popular rest stop between Kenora and Winnipeg on the Trans-Canada highway is on the chopping block.Wayne Lovenuk says he only learned about the closure of the Pine Grove Rest Stop last week after...

Post date: May 24, 2018

Pages