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The Deputy Grand Chief of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation says he's disappointed in the Supreme Court ruling on jury rolls.  The high court has ruled the manslaughter conviction of a Grassy...

Many of us are headed outside this weekend to enjoy a cool beverage and some rays now that the sun is finally out.That has prompted the Northwestern Health Unit to issue a reminder about new...

Taking an in-depth look at mining, the people involved in the industry, the work underground and its impact on the community.The feature length documentary 'A Rock and a Hard Place' will be...

Gillons Insurance is expanding.The company has announced a merger deal with Lake of the Woods Insurance.Tracy McDonald with LOTWI says both companies will benefit from the move.McDonald notes they...

A sad ending to a lengthy search for a missing Thunder Bay man. Provincial Police are confirming that the body of a 42-year-old man found in a pick up truck near Shabaqua this week is that of...

Over 100 First Nations youth are demanding changes to the province's child welfare system.The youth met in Thunder Bay this week and they came from 50 remote and fly-in communities from across...

The Dryden Days of Summer plans to have its best season so far for 2015.A meeting at Kano Reid Thursday night brought the community together to discuss what to expect at the event this year....

Dryden is next on the list of losing door-to-door mail delivery.Canada Post has notified the CKDR Newsroom, municipal officials and affected employees the area is next in line for community mail...

A Dryden Councillor is questioning staff on the whereabouts of two special accounts set aside by the previous Council.Ken Moss says money was supposed to be allocated for various work, but notes...

The Supreme Court of Canada has upheld the conviction of a Grassy Narrows man on a manslaughter charge.The case of Clifford Kokopenace reached the supreme court after his lawyers argued that a lack...

A tragic discovery near Shabaqua.Provincial Police say the body of a man was found Wednesday night dead inside a truck, along a bush road, just south of Highway 11-17.The body was initially...

A watermain break in Ignace has resulted in a boil water advisory.The safety of the drinking water can't be guaranteed so all water should be boiled for at least one minute.This action should be...

Once again there is no local representation on the list of Ontario's worst roads.The Canadian Automobile Association has released the top ten roads through on-line voting.The most northern road...

John Rafferty insists he's been an effective voice for the Thunder Bay-Rainy River Riding.Rafferty is likely to be acclaimed Thursday night by the NDP riding association to seek another term....

The province has introduced new requirements for employers.Employers must now provide their workers with a copy of the Ontario employment standards poster and posting it in the workplace.As well,...

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