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Eagle Lake and Wabigoon are included on a list of First Nations who have failed to file their financial statements with the Federal government.The Department of Aboriginal Affairs has released a list...

September 01, 2015 10:51 AM

The start of a new school year still brings some uncertanitity across the region.Public elementary teachers and support staff are in a position to work-to-rule to back contract talks.Tentative deals...

September 01, 2015 08:55 AM

A successful program implemented at St. John's school in Red Lake is being expanded by the Kenora Catholic District School Board.The board has just hired permanent substitute teachers for all of...

September 01, 2015 08:50 AM

A Winnipeg resident has done his part to help raise funds and awareness of an all-weather road to Shoal Lake #40.Rick Harp has met his target of 1,000 pledges.In all, just over $100,000 has been...

September 01, 2015 08:47 AM

Provincial Police in Red Lake are looking for a suspect in a break and enter.OPP say a home on Patricia Square was entered sometime between August 26th and 27th.It's not known if anything was...

September 01, 2015 08:24 AM

A new school year is here and the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board is anxious to get started.The main capital project for the public board this year will be overseeing construction plans for...

September 01, 2015 08:20 AM

Red Lake is losing its weekly newspaper.The Editor of the Northern Sun News has used social media to advise readers that the September 2nd edition is going to be the last and the paper is going to be...

September 01, 2015 08:13 AM

Ontario now has some of the highest distracted driving penalties in the country.The new laws are now in effect and come with a minimum $400 fine and three demerit points.Young Drivers of Canada...

September 01, 2015 08:04 AM

There is a single vehicle crash to report this morning on Highway 105.Provincial Police reported the collision around 3:30 Tuesday morning, just north of Perrault Falls.Police say the vehicle...

September 01, 2015 05:55 AM

Red Lake is losing its weekly newspaper.The Editor of the Northern Sun news used Social Media via Facebook and Twitter to advise readers that the September 2nd edition would be the last and the paper...

August 31, 2015 14:35 PM

Here's an offer you will want to avoid.An e-mail, claiming to be from TD Canada Trust, suggests we can avoid new service fees by completing information contained in an attachment by September 1st...

August 31, 2015 13:01 PM

The Green Party of Ontario is calling on the provincial government to do something about the continuing water issues on the Grassy Narrow First Nation. Party leader Mike Schreiner says it's time...

August 31, 2015 12:25 PM

It doesn't pay to take the law into your own hands. A couple of Sioux Lookout residents learned that lesson the hard way. The OPP say they have arrested two people after they made a citizen's...

August 31, 2015 12:21 PM

No one was injured following an early morning fire in Dryden.The Fire Service was dispatched to an Albert Street residence around 1:30.Firefighters were able to contain the blaze to a single stall...

August 31, 2015 09:08 AM

A road closure of note in Dryden.The City has closed Earl Avenue between Duke and Arthur Streets.It will be off-limits until 4 o'clock due to Public Works operations.

August 31, 2015 08:50 AM

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