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A couple of schools in the Kenora Catholic District School Board will be getting new principals in the new school year.The separate school board has announced a number of administrative changes to...

Post date: April 18, 2018

A band member of Shoal Lake #39 says she is seeking the nomination for the Liberal party in the upcoming provincial election in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding.Karen Kejick is the only person who has...

Post date: April 18, 2018

Nishnawbe Aski Nation has signed a new Treaty Relationship Agreement with the province. In a statement, Premier Kathleen Wynne claims it will pave the way for more meaningful discussions on...

Post date: April 17, 2018

A costly ice-fishing trip for a Winnipeg man.Barry Grolin was convicted and fined a total of 24 hundred dollars for obstructing a conservation officer while fishingon Linklater Lake in March of 2017....

Post date: April 17, 2018

A high profile election pledge from Doug Ford.The leader of the provincial Progressive Conservatives is promising to eliminate income tax for people who make minimum wage.Ford indicates it will come...

Post date: April 17, 2018

There's the prospect of labour peace at  Resolute Forest Products Mills in the region for the next four years.It follows the signing of a tentative contract agreement between their union and...

Post date: April 17, 2018

The Liberals are hoping to have a candidate in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding before the end of the month.Anthony Leek is the local riding president and says they have been actively seeking someone to...

Post date: April 17, 2018

Office space is becoming a premium at city hall.In order to meet additional pressures, city council is expected to approve a 75 thousand dollar allocation to create at least two more offices.City...

Post date: April 17, 2018

A Gillons Insurance branch manager is putting part of the blame for a 2-percent car insurance hike at the feet of the provincial government.Myles Kuharski has customers all over northwestern Ontario...

Post date: April 17, 2018

Provincial NDP leader Andrea Horwath has laid out her party's election platform.It includes drug and dental coverage for everyone, free child care for those earning less than 40 thousand dollars...

Post date: April 17, 2018

Badminton will be taking over high school gyms this week.Today, Beaver Brae is hosting an intermediate tournament.Over 100 grade 7 an 8 students from across the region, including Dryden, Ignace,...

Post date: April 17, 2018

If rising interest rates are stressing you out, a new poll suggests you're not alone.According to the quarterly MNP consumer debt index survey, 43 per cent of Canadians say they've felt the...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The Kenora Rotary Club's Splash Park campaign continues to win support locally. A couple of nice donations have come in over the last few days.The Cheeseburger in Paradise fundraiser...

Post date: April 16, 2018

Another first-degree murder charge has been laid against alleged serial killer Bruce MacArthur, bringing the total number to 8.Toronto police detective-sergeant Hank Idsigna says the latest first-...

Post date: April 16, 2018

The call for additional funding to meet the needs of northern Ontario are finally being heard by the government. That's the belief of Henry Wall, the Chief Administrative Officer with the Kenora...

Post date: April 16, 2018

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