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Provincial Police say a 31-year-old Kenora man faces seven charges in connection to a stand-off over the weekend. The incident took place in the Lakeview area of Kenora on Sunday morning around 9:...

Post date: January 23, 2018

The Dryden Police Service are reporting Stolen Plates and Methamphetamine Possession Charges.Police say on Saturday they stopped a westbound car on Highway 17 for a traffic related offence.Police...

Post date: January 23, 2018

The Kenora District Services Board says it plans to be very aggressive in its housing strategy in 2018. Chief Administrative Officer Henry Wall says they now have the funding to really put a dent...

Post date: January 23, 2018
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Kenora MP Bob Nault believes the Prime Minister's recent visit to the Pikangikum First Nation will pay long term dividends. Nault suggests getting a first hand look at the conditions in the remote...

Post date: January 23, 2018

With more snow in the forecast, it's the perfect time to hit the trails. The Provincial Police and the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs have kicked-off 'Safe Snowmobile Week'. OPP say...

Post date: January 23, 2018

Young skaters from across the region will be in Dryden this weekend for the Sunset Regional Figure Skating competition. This is the first time in years the Dryden Skating Club has been able to...

Post date: January 23, 2018

A chance to learn more about the Treasury Metals Goliath Gold project in the Dryden-Wabigoon area.An open house is being held Tuesday at the Best Western Plus starting at 6:00pm.Officials will be on...

Post date: January 23, 2018

Dryden Police are warning residents of another wave of Canada Revenue Agency scams hitting the area. Police have received several complaints over the past couple of weeks, with scam attempts via...

Post date: January 23, 2018

Unifor members at the Dryden Volunteer Recruitment and Referral Centre have voted in favour of ratifying a new three year contract. Unifor National Representative Stephen Boon says the deal...

Post date: January 22, 2018

The Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River is promoting a program to help find someone with dementia who may have wandered away. Client Services Coordinator Mary O'Connor says 'Finding Your Way'...

Post date: January 22, 2018

A winter exploration program has been launched by Manitou Gold at its Kenwest property located about 35-kilometres south of Dryden. The company says more than 1,800 metres of core will be drilled...

Post date: January 22, 2018

Promoting such agencies as the Dryden-based Cloverbelt Food Coop. That's the goal of the province with the launch of a Northern Ontario Agri-Food Strategy. Minister of Northern Development...

Post date: January 22, 2018

Early Bird registrations are now being accepted for a fundraising marathon in Dryden. 'We Run This City' isn't being held until September but organizers are getting the word out now to allow...

Post date: January 22, 2018

It appears local residents are concerned about potential negative effects coming from the hike in Ontario's minimum wage. A CKDR News poll found that 71% believe local businesses will be impacted...

Post date: January 22, 2018

A Minnesota man has been fined $1,500 for a bait violation in northwestern Ontario. This past June, border agents at the Fort Frances port of entry inspected a vehicle and discovered two...

Post date: January 22, 2018

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