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Unifor is supporting Canada's new complaint to the World Trade Organization over the United States' unfair trade tariffs on the forestry sector. Union President Jerry Dias says the U.S. is...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The Kenora District Services Board is looking at a bit of a cash windfall. The provincial government is providing an additional 13 million dollars to the base budget of the board this year...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The provincial government is kicking off pre-budget hearings in Thunder Bay today. The province's finance committee is hearing from a variety of organizations who are offering up their suggestions...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The Northwestern Health Unit says it can't actually pinpoint when the peak of flu season will hit our area. A medical expert in Toronto has reported that this flu season is shaping up to be a...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Part time College staff across Ontario have voted overwhelmingly to join the Ontario Public Service Employees Union. OPSEU says 84 percent cast ballots in support. The vote had been conducted...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The third intake period for the Sustainable New Agri-Food Products and Productivity funding program is officially open.The initiative supports northern Ontario agriculture and food producers,...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Some are holding out hope of progress as North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations resume this week in Montreal. However, Unifor President Jerry Dias is taking an opposite stance, stressing...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Adult Education Programs with the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board have a goal of filling needed jobs in the region. The services help adults graduate from high school and find access to...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Dryden OPP have released details of Saturday evening's colision that closed the Trans Canada Highway for over 9 hours.Police say an east-bound SUV lost control and collided with a west-bound...

Post date: January 14, 2018

A man from Emo is in custody relating to an alleged assault in a northern community. Assault and breaking and entering charges have been laid after North Caribou Lake Police and OPP were called...

Post date: January 14, 2018

The OPP are continuing to investigate a multiple vehicle accident just west of Vermilion Bay. The collision took place about 10 minutes west of the community around 6:30 last night.  ...

Post date: January 14, 2018

Highway 17 west of Vermilion Bay is open to single lane traffic after what OPP are describing as a multi-vehicle colision.With the colision some 10 minutes west of Vermilion Bay, westbound traffic...

Post date: January 13, 2018
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Patients who have to travel to the city for cancer treatment are paying more to stay at the Tbaytel Tamarack House on the grounds of the Regional Hospital. Manager Trina Diner explains the...

Post date: January 13, 2018

Overcrowding at the Regional Health Sciences Centre means 32 patients will be treated at a city seniors' home. Hospital CEO Jean Bartkoviak explains they've gotten special permission and...

Post date: January 13, 2018

In Sioux Lookout, a 39-year-old woman Earlier reported missing has been located and is well  OPP had asked for the public's help finding Hazel Wesley earlier today and have confirmed she has...

Post date: January 13, 2018

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