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Russian athletes will not be banned from the Olympic Games in Rio following the country's doping scandal.The International Olympic Committee held an emergency meeting today and will instead leave...

Post date: Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 09:27

Northwestern Ontario is starting to see more visitors and that's nothing but good news for the tourism industry. David MacLachlan is the executive director of Tourism Northern Ontario and he...

Post date: Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 08:01

The Wynne government is spending $134,000 on a regional program. The Faye Peterson Crisis Home will use the money to develop its Bridging Northern Shelters to Enhance Services project in the...

Post date: Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 07:01

Provincial Police are out with some tips as we head out this weekend to enjoy the lake. Police say the first thing you should do is check the load capacity of your boat and avoid over loading....

Post date: Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 07:01

Another reason to file your taxes! The new Canada Child Benefit is out, but if you haven't filed a tax return, you won't be getting a cheque in the mail. Kenora MP Bob Nault says the benefit...

Post date: Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 07:01

A review is underway to ensure Canada Post provides valuable services for those living in both the urban and rural centres of Canada.The Government has set up a Task Force to launch a comprehensive...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 15:51

Federal Conservative party supporters in the Kenora riding will gather in Vermilion Bay Saturday for their Annual General Meeting. The event is open to current and past members. Local...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 15:01

Provincial Police in Kenora say two people have been charged with arson in connection to a fire in the Clearwater Bay area of Lake of the Woods. The McKenzie Clearwater Volunteer Fire Department...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 11:10

Domtar says recent noise coming from the Dryden Mill is due to Wednesday's power outage.Spokesperson Bonnie Skene says they were asked by Hydro One to start releasing steam at periodic times...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 10:50

The new provincial Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry is getting her first look at our region. Kathryn McGarry toured the Resolute Paper Mill in Thunder Bay Thursday. She says...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 09:19

Two people have now died and two others injured in Quetico Provincial Park. It happened early Thursday morning in the area of Basswood Lake. Provincial Police identify the victims as 39-year-...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 09:14
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A taste of northern Ontario for the Mayor of Toronto. John Tory recently met with community leaders and members of the K-I First Nation and Bearskin Lake First Nation. On Twitter, Tory stated...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 09:12
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The Chair of the Kenora District Services Board says they have taken a major step in becoming a leader in the healing process for Residential School survivors.The Board has accepted the Truth...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 09:04

With the heat warning still in effect, Environment Canada has some tips to stay safe in the high temperatures. Marie-Eve Giguere says you should stay hydrated, avoid exercising especially if you...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 08:51

As expected things are starting to heat up on the forest fire front in northwestern Ontario. As many as ten new fires were confirmed Thursday, with more fires being investigated. There were...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 08:47

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