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The 2017 Canada Summer Games are getting closer and closer.Over the weekend in Kenora the Manitoba Rowing Association hosted their Provincial Camps, which prepares athletes before the final Manitoba...

Post date: May 29, 2017

The sturgeon fishery is becoming a success story for the Rainy River First Nation.Most recently, the band has been working with a group from Alabama to restore the sturgeon population in the river...

Post date: May 29, 2017

Ladies, get your fishing rods ready.Registration for the Triple D Women's Walleye Tournament in Kenora has opened up.Stephanie Petiquan the Executive Director at Women's Place Kenora says all...

Post date: May 29, 2017

After narrowly winning the leadership for the federal Conservative party, Andrew Scheer wasted no time in going on the attack.Scheer eked out a win in the 13th round of voting, gathering 51% of the...

Post date: May 28, 2017

There's more criticism for the federal government's treatment of First Nations children. The advocacy group Chiefs of Ontario says Canada has only provided $67 million of a promised $155...

Post date: May 28, 2017

A founding member of The Allman Brothers Band has died at age 69.Gregg Allman passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah, Georgia yesterday.It is with deep sadness we announce that Gregg Allman,...

Post date: May 28, 2017

The federal Conservative Party is going with Andrew Scheer as their new leader.#cdnpoli #cpcldr #chefpcc #polcan pic.twitter.com/nzipntEJj1— Conservative Party (@CPC_HQ) May 28, 2017After hours...

Post date: May 27, 2017

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and US President Donald Trump are reaffirming their commitment to a strong economic partnership.They met this weekend as both were attending the G7 summit in Italy.A...

Post date: May 27, 2017

A national recall has been issued for multiple brands of flour and flour products.The recall was issued over possible E. Coli contamination.The recall includes Creative Baker, Brodie, Golden Temple,...

Post date: May 27, 2017

The future leader of the Conservative Party of Canada is to be chosen today.13 candidates are vying to lead the party, with polls suggesting the frontrunners are Maxime Bernier, Erin O'Toole and...

Post date: May 27, 2017

The Kenora Cat Shelter is hosting a couple of events this weekend.Tomorrow at Pet Valu they will be hosting a Plant Sale.The sale kicks off around 9am and will run until 12pm.You can find house...

Post date: May 26, 2017

The big day is finally here.Today is the 4th annual 10 Hour Giving Challenge hosted by the Kenora and Lake of the Woods Regional Community Foundation.Darlene MacGillivray Executive Director of the...

Post date: May 26, 2017

Area lakes will be a lot more crowded the next couple of days as American tourists flock to Sunset Country for their long weekend.Provincial Police are reminding boaters to not drink and drive.The...

Post date: May 26, 2017

There are four active forest fires in northwestern Ontario.They are burning in the Red Lake and Nipigon districts, but aren't expected to cause any problems.There were ten new starts reported...

Post date: May 26, 2017

The Lake of the Woods Area is being recognized.A new contest is being put on by the website called "10 best".The contest is to recognize the Best Cottage Region in Canada.Currently Lake of...

Post date: May 26, 2017

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