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A big announcement coming from the Provincial Police in northwestern Ontario Monday. Shelley Garr says 16 groups have joined forces to introduce a sexual assault victims website. Partners...

Post date: June 26, 2017

Could be slow going on the Trans-Canada Highway in the Clearwater Bay area. Provincial Police are reporting a two vehicle collision that has closed Highway 17 west of Kenora. The crash has been...

Post date: June 26, 2017
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One major change has been announced for the Dryden Bass Fishing Tournament. This year the one day event will be open to the entire Wabigoon Chain of Lakes. Jeff Park was a guest on the CKDR...

Post date: June 26, 2017
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The list of potential sites for an underground nuclear repository in Ontario has been narrowed down to six. No more geological studies are being planned in White River and Central Huron, while...

Post date: June 26, 2017

A new report is shining a light on the severity of the homelessness situation in rural and northern Ontario. The document is published by the Rural Ontario Institute and suggests hidden...

Post date: June 26, 2017

Employers in the province are complaining they can't find qualified people to fill the jobs they have open. The Northwestern Ontario Associated Chambers of Commerce says they're supporting a new...

Post date: June 26, 2017

Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown says the Liberal government continues to ignore the northwest. Brown says Kathleen Wynne feels Highway 7 is northern Ontario. Brown stresses that's why the Grits...

Post date: June 26, 2017

Labour peace for employees of the LCBO. Their union says a tentative deal was reached with management overnight. OPSEU President Smokey Thomas says the details of the agreement will not be...

Post date: June 26, 2017

Some regional road closures to be aware of Monday. Van Horne Avenue in Dryden will be closed to vehicles at the intersection of Parkdale Road. Traffic will be rerouted to either Pitt or Orvis...

Post date: June 25, 2017

Opposition to Ontario's new labour and employment laws isn't cooling down. Chamber of Commerce groups from across northwestern Ontario are being asked to raise their voice and tell the government...

Post date: June 25, 2017

The rebranding of Handi Transit services in Sioux Lookout continues. The newly named Hub Transit is now inviting aspiring artists to design and submit a logo to embrace the transition of the...

Post date: June 25, 2017

The grads are celebrating, the teachers have marked their final exam and the schools are now closed.Another school year is the books with graduation ceremonies all last week and Keewatin...

Post date: June 25, 2017

Cannabis users can reduce health risks after a panel of medical and public health organizations released 10 recommendations.The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health led the development of the...

Post date: June 24, 2017

Kids from the North Caribou Lake First Nation are going to be pointing to the sky like Babe Ruth.   The Border Cats are putting on a two hour training camp in their fly-in community today....

Post date: June 24, 2017

The Canada 150 Kick Off Parade in Sioux Lookout is ending their registrations soon! Individuals, Businesses and Organizations are being urged to register for the Thursday parade by Monday!...

Post date: June 23, 2017

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