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Provincial Police in Red Lake are asking for the public's assistance after a snow machine operator is believed to have gone through the ice.OPP say officers observed snowmobile tracks leading to...

Post date: January 21, 2017

The Government of Canada is recommending that you make it a priority to file your taxes this year.  Spokesperson Louise Rousseau says you could be eligible for GST/HST credits and the Canada...

Post date: January 21, 2017

The OPP is teaming up this year for Snowmobile Safety Week with the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs.  Constable Laurie Harcoff says one of the things they enforce is having the proper...

Post date: January 21, 2017

Thunder Bay OPP say they had to close a couple of highways last night due to the fog, slightly slick conditions and a crash, but they've all been reopened.  Highway 11 east of Mine Centre...

Post date: January 21, 2017

Looks like residents of Atikokan and Ignace will have full service returned to ServiceOntario centres.  Late last year, the government announced hours would be cut.  The facility in...

Post date: January 21, 2017

Highway 502 between Dryden and Fort Frances is now open.The road was closed overnight due to hazardous conditions.Some area highways and roads are still slippery and drivers are urged to take their...

Post date: January 21, 2017

Dryden Police are asking for assistance in locating a missing woman. 46 year old April Starr Tuesday was last seen at 58 Goodall Street on January 11th. She indicated that she was leaving for...

Post date: January 20, 2017

Drivers are urged to slow down on the highways as a 'Fog Advsory' has been issued across Northwestern Ontario.The entire area from Thunder Bay to the Manitoba border is covered by the...

Post date: January 20, 2017

The OPP are reminding people about the dangers of thin ice. The mild weather we have seen has created unstable ice conditions on the lakes and other waterways. This morning members of the OPP...

Post date: January 20, 2017

Donald Trump has officially become the 45th president of the United States after taking the oath of office.In his inaugural address, which he is said to have written himself, now U.S. president Trump...

Post date: January 20, 2017

An important health care initiative in Dryden has received $10,000 from the RBC Foundation. Maureen Sullivan is with Mental Health and Addiction Services at the Dryden Regional Health Centre and...

Post date: January 20, 2017

Calling all coffee lovers! Get your daily dose of caffeine and help raise funds for the Alzheimer's Society. Client Services Coordinator Stacey Colehouse says the 'Coffee Break' campaign is...

Post date: January 20, 2017

The Director of Education for the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board won't be letting his foot off the gas pedal when it comes to advocating for specialized funding for northern Ontario. Sean...

Post date: January 20, 2017

The Kenora District Services Board is almost doubling the amount of money it usually spends on emergency shelters in our area. The total allocation for facilities in Red Lake, Sioux Lookout and...

Post date: January 20, 2017

Some relief for ratepayers in Sioux Lookout. After years of increases, the municipality has agreed to not raise taxes in 2017. Mayor Doug Lawrance says traditionally, ratepayers have been hit...

Post date: January 20, 2017

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