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Looks like a strike may be about to start by faculty at Confederation College, and at schools across the province.  In a news release, the college says there is still a chance a settlement...

Post date: October 12, 2017

The OPP in the Northwest are celebrating themselves and regular folks.    Top brass were in town Thursday to pay tribute to officers and pedestrians who helped save the lives of others...

Post date: October 12, 2017

The 'Slap Shots and Boot Stompin' Tour is making its way to northwestern Ontario. A group of NHL legends will play in Red Lake and Sioux Lookout. Rick McKenzie is the President of the Sioux...

Post date: October 12, 2017

According to a Lakehead University Political Science Professor, news of the Deputy Premier and Treasury Board President not seeking re-election are huge losses for Premier Kathleen Wynne. Deb...

Post date: October 12, 2017
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The leader of the Conservative Party of Ontario is trying to paint himself as the champion of small business. Patrick Brown was in Dryden and Vermilion Bay Wednesday as part of an election style...

Post date: October 12, 2017

North Spirit Lake First Nation has signed a partnership agreement with Perimeter Aviation. The deal identifies Perimeter as the preferred option for the communities transportation needs. The...

Post date: October 12, 2017

The federal government is pumping more money into water treatment projects on local first nations. Almost $2.6-million is being targeted at 38 communities in the Kenora Riding, with the provincial...

Post date: October 12, 2017

Upcoming disruptions for motorists in Dryden. The intersection of Van Horne Avenue and Goodall Street will be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic starting on Monday at 7 in the morning....

Post date: October 12, 2017

A 22-year-old man is in custody following an incident Wednesday night that started with a report of a stolen vehicle in Fort Frances. When Provincial Police spotted the vehicle, the driver sped...

Post date: October 12, 2017

Improving access to quality health care in local hospitals. That's the goal of the Ontario Health Coalition, a provincial lobby group that is now listening to your stories about how you or your...

Post date: October 12, 2017

A reminder of a railway crossing closure Thursday in Dryden. The Bonny Bay Road CP Rail level crossing will be closed between 12:30 and 5:30. CP crews are replacing the crossing and are...

Post date: October 12, 2017

Roughly $3,200 worth of drugs are now off the streets. Provincial Police have arrested two individuals as part of an ongoing investigation into drug trafficking in Kenora. Officers seized 60...

Post date: October 11, 2017

It was a safe Thanksgiving in Dryden thanks in part to Operation Impact. The safe driving initiative was launched over the long weekend by Dryden Police. Officers stopped roughly 100 vehicles...

Post date: October 11, 2017

Northwestern Ontario will be represented when a new season of the Bachelor Canada debuts Wednesday night. Jessie Baker of Emo is one of 20 women who will be seeking the attention of bachelor Chris...

Post date: October 11, 2017

A Kenora Justice of the Peace has come under fire for comments he made in a recent bail hearing.Justice of the Peace Robert McNally is the focus of two separate complaints.According to a transcript,...

Post date: October 11, 2017

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