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An evening of haunting.Today is the Mather-Walls Halloween haunt which is put together by local high school students.Riah Motlong a Grade 10 students at Thomas Aquinas says it definitely isn't...

Post date: October 20, 2017

The provincial government is doling out over 14-thousand dollars to improve technology services at the Kenora Public Library.The money is going to be used to improve Wi-Fi hot spots, computers,...

Post date: October 20, 2017

The proposed merger between Kenora Hydro and Thunder Bay Hydro is generating quite a bit of interest.A steady stream of people came out for an open house last night.Rob Mace is president of Thunder...

Post date: October 20, 2017

Dryden Police are investigating the death of a North Bay woman.Police say the body of the 40-year-old was found yesterday afternoon around 2 o'clock in the Flat Rock area.Police say foul play isn...

Post date: October 19, 2017

Ontario politicians are taking the unusual step of speaking out against legislation passed by another province.Quebec passed a law banning anyone giving or receiving public services with their face...

Post date: October 19, 2017

A strike has been averted at the Brinks armored car company.A tentative agreement has been reached with about one thousand Unifor members in Ontario and British Columbia.The deal covers about 800...

Post date: October 19, 2017

The heavy winds took a major toll yesterday.The weather resulted in a number of new fires started across the region.Fire Information Officer with the MNR Jonathan Scott says a crews were kept busy....

Post date: October 19, 2017

A group of rare breed ponies protected by an area woman have been auctioned off.Twenty-three Lac La Croix, or Ojibway ponies, were sold off Saturday in Grunthal, Manitoba.Rhonda Snow says  for...

Post date: October 19, 2017

The Kenora fire department has been busy out in the community.Kenora Fire Chief Todd Skene presented the fire departments third quarter report at council earlier this week.Skene says there is one...

Post date: October 19, 2017

There's a call to ban mantatory high heels on the job in Ontario.It comes in the form of proposed legislation from a southern Ontario MPP.Cristina Martins says women shouldn't have to risk...

Post date: October 19, 2017
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Just one medal for local racers at the NWOSSA cross-country races in Thunder Bay.Marlies Ilot from Beaver Brae won the silver medal in the midget girls division, finishing 12 seconds behind the...

Post date: October 19, 2017

Still about 60 homes in the Kenora and Sioux Narrows area without power this morning after high winds knocked down hydro poles and branches onto power lines.Most of the outage are north of town in...

Post date: October 19, 2017

Kenora's Kaitie Dennis has qualfied for the Ontario Universities Rowing championships.Dennis, who is a masters student at the University of Guelph has been competing thisseason in the women's...

Post date: October 19, 2017

Wasaya Airways continues to add to its fleet.The company officially unveiled its new aircraft at a ceremony this morning.The Dash 8-100 is being named after the late Harvey Kakegamic of Sandy Lake...

Post date: October 19, 2017

The high winds are affecting multiple places across Northwestern Ontario today.A report to our newsroom from a resident in Wabaseemoong First Nation says the gusty winds have caused a hydro pole to...

Post date: October 18, 2017

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