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You will have to be a little patient while waiting to receive some packages in the mail.Local delivery drivers are currently swamped with the volume of packages this Christmas.Speaking to the CJRL...

Post date: December 15, 2017

The opposition at Queen's Park is accusing the Liberal government of giving Ontarians a lump of coal for Christmas.Kenora-Rainy River M.P.P. Sarah Campbell says homeowners and agencies continue...

Post date: December 14, 2017

A Kenora man has been charged after assaulting an officer.Yesterday morning following an ongoing investigation police arrested a male on a warrant downtown.During the arrest a fight ensued and a...

Post date: December 14, 2017

Parademics from  the Rainy River and Kenora district's are facing off in charity hockey game this afternoon.It's being dubbed the 71 Series, taken from the name of the Highway linking...

Post date: December 14, 2017

Four remote communities in northwestern Ontario are getting funding for education and jobs programs and to help improve access to safe, nutrious food.The Pikangikum and the Kasabonika First Nations...

Post date: December 14, 2017

More tough talk from the lobby group that represents 49 First Nations in northern Ontario.The Nishnawbe Aski Nation says it's appalled by the legal tactics of the Canadian government as it...

Post date: December 14, 2017

A massive $600 million dollar class action lawsuit against the Ontario government on behalf of survivors of abuse at Ontario reform schools.Chris Watkins is one of the lawyers who has launched the...

Post date: December 14, 2017

It's official, Kenora will be getting a Sports Hall of Fame.The motion was voted on this week, however not without some debate.Councillor Sharon Smith made an amendment to split the ask of...

Post date: December 14, 2017

Make it back to back wins for Thomas Aquinas hockey teams against the Dryden Eagles.The Saints girls squad cruised to a 3-0 victory over the Eagles last night at the Kenora Rec. Center.Sarah From...

Post date: December 14, 2017

It was a clean sweep for the Thomas Aquinas court sport teams yesterday.Both the junior and senior girls volleyball teams shutout the Red Lake Rams in three straight sets.The closes game of the day...

Post date: December 14, 2017

Several local organizations have come together to create five documentaries focused on attracting Chinese newcomers to our region.The videos are currently premiering on Fairchild Television to...

Post date: December 14, 2017

The provincial government says about 90 percent of students affected by the college teachers strike have returned back to the classroom.Premier Kathleen Wynne expects that figure to go even higher...

Post date: December 14, 2017

A Kenora resident was honoured for his long time dedication to the community.Jean-Paul Jones was given the city's Community Volunteer Recognition Award this week at council.Kenora Mayor Dave...

Post date: December 14, 2017

The Kenora OPP are investing a collision involving a police cruiser.Yesterday an officer was conducting an investigation on an abandoned vehicle on the side of Highway 17 near the Manitoba border.The...

Post date: December 13, 2017

A couple of close games for the Thomas Aquinas boys and girls teams, but they still came out on the wrong end of the scoreboard.The Saints girls kept it close, but ended up losing 3-2 to the Fort...

Post date: December 13, 2017

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