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A new year hasn't stopped the provincial opposition from letting up its attack on hydro rates. Progressive Conservative Energy Critic Todd Smith says the CEO of Hydro One already earned as much...

Post date: January 06, 2018

NDP leader Andrea Horwath says watch for her party's full platform early this year. Horwath says she's been talking about what her party would do if they win this June's election all...

Post date: January 06, 2018

One type of mustard is being recalled because it may contain glass. Loblaws is recalling 180-millilitre jars of PC Black Label brand Sweet Chipotle Prepared Mustard with an expiry date of April...

Post date: January 06, 2018

With winter in northwestern Ontario bringing everything from deep snow, to ice rain, and slush, snow tires are critical to everyone's safety.That's according to Canadian Automobile...

Post date: January 05, 2018

New softwood lumber duties on Canadian producers are now in effect, after failed talks on a new agreement between Canada and the US.The most impacted company in northwestern Ontario is Resolute...

Post date: January 05, 2018

Blame it all on the Polar Vortex. Environment Canada says the system is the reason for bitter cold temperatures on both sides of the border, even parts of Florida. Meteorologist Geoff Coulson...

Post date: January 05, 2018

The Kenora Catholic District School Board, which operates St. John's in Red Lake, is ready to complete its goals in the 2018 school year. Director of Education Phyllis Eikre says staff will focus...

Post date: January 05, 2018
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Health Canada is recalling a line of lithium-ion batteries for HP notebook computers and mobile workstations.There's a risk that batteries can overheat and there is the risk of a fire or burns....

Post date: January 05, 2018

Conservative Senator Lynn Beyak is back in the news. The Dryden resident, who was under fire in 2017 for defending residential schools, has now published more than 100 "letters of support" on her...

Post date: January 05, 2018
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*UPDATE: 5:44 traffic has started to move. Dryden Police, Fire and paramedics are on scene of a collision on Highway 17 east near Walmart and Tim Horton's.Two vehicles are involved in the...

Post date: January 04, 2018

An arrest warrant has been issued for a 38-year-old man in Dryden. City Police are looking for John George Turner, who is facing a charge of theft under 5-thousand dollars. Officers were called...

Post date: January 04, 2018

Reports of flashes of light across the night sky are being attributed to a fireball.The International Meteor Organization says it was a brighter than usual meteor.The Organization, which tracks such...

Post date: January 04, 2018
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$15,000 is going to help the Highway 105 Tourism and Marketing Board pay for the costs of the 2017 Norseman Air Show in Red Lake. The money comes from a Northern Ontario Heritage Fund grant....

Post date: January 04, 2018
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The continued fundraising efforts by Dryden's Marquee Miller has paid off for the Dryden Regional Health Centre. Miller was a guest on the CKDR Morning Show in October and explained her goal to...

Post date: January 04, 2018

There is no end in sight to the bitter cold conditions in northwestern Ontario. Bill Laidlaw of Signal Weather Services says we may get a one day break on the weekend, where the temperature will...

Post date: January 04, 2018

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