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The federal government has announced an investment of $2.7-million for a major green technology initiative in the Kenora riding. The money will be used to create a renewable energy micro-grid...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 12:02pm

Thinking of a trip south of the border to do some camping? Well you better plan ahead! A new reservation policy requires you to use the web or call to pre-book a spot in all Minnesota state...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 10:27am
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Early childhood educators with the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board have a new deal. A tentative contract has been worked out with the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario. The ECE'...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 10:01am

The Thunder Bay inquest into the deaths of seven area First Nations students is now into its next phase. The jury is listening to speeches from each of the lawyers involved. This will help...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 9:44am

The 2016 Dryden municipal budget has been approved and for the third straight year the City won't be turning to ratepayers for support.The fiscal document contains no tax increase and it survived...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 9:32am

Move over Cinderella, Lillian Berg School is putting on its own "Ball" that everyone will want to attend. The Senior's Ball is Friday night starting at 6 o'clock with dinner, dancing and live...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 9:32am

Kenora MP Bob Nault has joined his colleagues in Winnipeg as the Liberals hold their first national convention since taking power last fall. The convention opens Thursday with a number of topics...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 9:19am

Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day is welcoming a provincial investment in First Nations health care. The government is out with $3-million to provide more culturally sensitive care to aboriginal...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 9:12am

Grand Council Treaty Three has selected their new Grand Chief.Ten Candidates were in the running with Francis Kavanaugh being chosen as the new leader.Kavanaugh, who is from Whitefish Bay, says he...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 9:07am

Some relief for Ministry of Natural Resources fire crews in Ontario. 100-fire fighters from B.C. are set to arrive in Thunder Bay Thursday. They will be briefed and then deployed to various...

Post date: May 26, 2016 - 9:04am

Ontario continues to work with the Prospectors Association to boost the mining industry in our region. The two are offering the Junior Exploration Assistance Program that's made up of $5-million...

Post date: May 25, 2016 - 9:46am

There's a new phase of funding for the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. The Federal government is doubling its investment in community and cultural infrastructure, providing an...

Post date: May 25, 2016 - 9:37am

Kathleen Wynne's popularity continues to plummet. The latest Angus Reid poll shows Wynne is the second least popular premier in Canada with 24% support. She is just ahead of Newfoundland and...

Post date: May 25, 2016 - 9:34am
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Local fans of the Tragically Hip will have one final chance to see the iconic band.The Canadian legends have announced dates of their 11-city Canadian Tour and it will stop in Winnipeg at the MTS...

Post date: May 25, 2016 - 9:32am

An Emergency Area Order has been issued for a section of Woodland Caribou Provincial Park. The massive blaze has actually escaped a couple of protection areas. Travel and use of the area has...

Post date: May 25, 2016 - 8:50am

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