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The prime minister is defending his vetting process in selecting a new governor general.It comes as reports have surfaced that Julie Payette faced an assault charge that doesn't exist anymore,...

Post date: July 20, 2017

LCBO employees have a new collective agreement. It was ratified yesterday and increases job security, improves scheduling and brings an end to the company's practice of scheduling workers for two...

Post date: July 20, 2017

Ontario continues to provide assistance to fire ravaged British Columbia. Another 100 Ministry of Natural Resources personnel were scheduled to leave for the west coast yesterday, joining the more...

Post date: July 20, 2017

A new business scholarship has been established at Lakehead University by Bombardier. The transportation giant will provide $50,000 a year which will be matched on a 2 for 1 basis by the...

Post date: July 20, 2017

A Lakehead University political scientist doesn't believe any changes negotiated in the North American Free Trade Agreement, will ever become law. Laure Paquette says NAFTA negotiations will take...

Post date: July 20, 2017

The Canadian Government doesn't seem overly concerned about renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement. U.S. president Donald Trump outlined his concerns with NAFTA yesterday....

Post date: July 20, 2017

The City of Dryden Council is putting together a committee to complete an OPP costing study. Chief Administrative Officer Ernie Remillard mentions the committee will be made up of the Police Chief...

Post date: July 20, 2017

You may begin to smell or see smoke across the Kenora district. It's from the wildfires in British Columbia. The website, firesmoke.ca, forecasts smoke drifting in and out our area over the...

Post date: July 20, 2017

The Dryden Detachment of the OPP is investigating a fatalityin that community.Police were called around 8:30 yesterday morning after the body of a woman was foundin a home in Wainwright Township.The...

Post date: July 20, 2017

Coming this weekend is the 25th Norseman Festival in Red Lake!There will be tons of attractions in the area featuring family activities, vendors and artisans and of course Norseman sightseeing...

Post date: July 19, 2017

The Dryden Police Service has identified the suspect behind the vandalism at the skywalk. Through tips from the public the Police were able to determine the identity and the youth has been...

Post date: July 19, 2017
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There's going to be a new aircraft taking to the skies of Northwestern Ontario.North Star Air is showing off it's latest addition to their fleet today.It's an ATR-42-300 aircraft, which...

Post date: July 19, 2017

Family for the Ignace Ontario woman who was widowed and lost her two sons in a crash on Highway 17 are looking to raise money for her.The collision happened over the weekend 25 kilometres west of...

Post date: July 19, 2017

Fire Hall #2 won't be closed after all.A few months back, Dryden City Council was asked to vote on an Administration report that called for closure of the #2 Hall, citing savings in operations...

Post date: July 19, 2017

Not a lot of fire action for the Ministry of Natural Resources and it's fire fighters.A 0.1 hectare fire dubbed Thunder Bay Fire number 14 is considered undercontrol and is located on the west...

Post date: July 19, 2017

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