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The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry now has more than 300 fire personnel working in British Columbia.Close to 30 firefighters left for the western province yesterday.Information Officer...

Post date: August 02, 2017

Phase one of the Freedom Road should be complete by autumn.That's the prediction of the chief of the Shoal Lake #40 First Nation Erwin Redsky.Redsky says the second phase, which is about 16...

Post date: August 02, 2017

Kenora's Fire and Emergency Services on the scene of an early morning apartment fire in the Lakesidearea.The fire department was called out just before 6:00 after smoke was seen coming from the...

Post date: August 02, 2017

An elderly woman suffering from dimentia is safe after going missing in the Dryden area.OPP say they received a call from Dryden police to help in the search around 10 last night.About two hours...

Post date: August 02, 2017

The Maybe Annual Coney Island Music festival was a huge success.Crowds of people gathered on Coney Island to listen to local talent, as well as enjoy a day in the sun.Organizer Ferg Devins says it...

Post date: August 01, 2017

It seems the first free shuttle to the Farmers Market was a success.Last week Tourism Kenora launched a Pilot Project of a shuttle that takes you directly to the Harbourfront.They have announced on...

Post date: August 01, 2017

A tough day on the water for two of Kenora's three rowers at the Canada Summer Games on Rabbit Lake.Midori Hoppe and her partner Harriet Rogen finished last in heat #2 in the women's...

Post date: August 01, 2017

The Kenora Triple "a" Midget Thistles will get a better idea later this month what it's 2017/2018 team will look like.The Thistles have announced that it will be hosting it's fall...

Post date: August 01, 2017

It's been a good year for Air Canada as it experienced a record setting second-quarter for 2017.Air Canada earned a profit of $300 million, which is compared to $186 million last year.Revenue for...

Post date: August 01, 2017

A sudden surge in the number of forest fires burning across northwestern Ontario.Over the past couple of days, the number of wild fires has been doubling.At last count there were at least 65 new...

Post date: August 01, 2017

New Gold is close to having its gold mine north of Barwick up and running.All of the key structural components are in place and testing is underway at its process facilities.The company's...

Post date: August 01, 2017

A Manitoba man has had the company truck he was driving impounded driving too fast.OPP says the vehicle was stopped on Highway 71 in Chapple Township Sunday night after it was clocked doing 50...

Post date: August 01, 2017

Depression is a mental disease that can affect anyone, regardless of age, status, gender or lifestyle. Those were some of the findings of MPP Michael Gravelle who is returning to work following...

Post date: August 01, 2017

Racism won't be tolerated in Thunder Bay according to a new document from the city.This morning, it's signing a statement promising to make Thunder Bay safer for First Nations youth and...

Post date: August 01, 2017

Premier Kathleen Wynne says she has no plans to call a by-election to replace Glen Murray as MPP in a Toronto area riding.Murray is resigning to become executive director of the Pembina Institute...

Post date: August 01, 2017

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