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It's important that everyone remains on the same page when dealing with an emergency. That message from Jay Shaw, Assistant Chief of Emergency Management for the Winnipeg Fire and Paramedic...

Post date: April 29, 2017

Strength in numbers for the Dryden Police Services Board. The Board has welcomed Councillor John Carlucci into the fold. He was appointed to replace Mayor Greg Wilson. Board Chair Judi Green...

Post date: April 29, 2017

A couple of policy changes for Hydro One. Officials say they are no longer asking for a security deposit from homeowners looking to hook up for electricity. Company Vice-President Feiro...

Post date: April 29, 2017

A discipline hearing involving a Kenora lawyer has been brought to a halt by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Doug Keshen was facing several allegations over the mishandling of Resident School...

Post date: April 29, 2017

Lakehead University is on the hunt for a new President. After seven and a half years at the helm, Brian Stevenson let the school know last night he's stepping down at the end of this year. In...

Post date: April 29, 2017

The latest set of stamps issued by Canada Post are honouring one of the most popular science fiction TV shows in the world.Seven Star Trek themed stamps are now available for the public, featuring...

Post date: April 29, 2017

Recovery efforts continue in Fort McMurray, Alberta as the one year anniversary of the massive wildfires approaches. May 3rd marked a community-wide evacuation and Inspector Mark Hancock of the...

Post date: April 28, 2017

Maxime Bernier says he asked Kevin O'Leary to help him and to campaign with him for the past couple of weeks to ensure he had O'Leary supporter votes.That's according to Bernier, who has...

Post date: April 28, 2017

Some key ministries to northwestern Ontario will have less money to work with over the next year. The budget for the Ministry of Northern Development and Mines is being shaved by $70-million to $...

Post date: April 28, 2017

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says the Liberal budget doesn't do a single thing for Northern Ontario. Horwath claims the government took out its $1-billion commitment for the Ring of Fire and...

Post date: April 28, 2017

A false alarm in Sioux Lookout has landed a 22-year-old woman in hot water with the law. Provincial Police received a call for assistance from a local resident on Monday. The individual alleged...

Post date: April 28, 2017

Smokers in Ontario are paying more to light up. Thursday's budget included a $2 increase to a carton of cigarettes which went into effect Friday. The price will increase another $10 by 2020...

Post date: April 28, 2017

Foul play is not suspected in a fatal incident involving a Canadian Pacific Railway train and an unknown individual. Provincial Police responded to a report Thursday afternoon just after 4:00 of a...

Post date: April 28, 2017

A bonus for forest companies dealing with new U.S. duties on Canadian Softwood Lumber. The provincial government is promising another $20-million to build and maintain forest access roads in the...

Post date: April 28, 2017

The Dryden GM Ice Dogs were honoured by the City of Dryden Thursday. The team visited City Hall where Deputy Mayor John Carlucci presented the players with a Dryden flag. Chief Administrative...

Post date: April 28, 2017

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