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A new report finds problems with custom-made First Nations election systems.  The Fraser Institute feels the systems can lead to abuse of power and discrimination as 57% of First Nations have...

Post date: March 25, 2017

The forestry sector is helping make sure the environment is sustainable. That's the word from FP Innovations as they address some environmental misconceptions of forest industries. Spokesperson...

Post date: March 25, 2017
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Search efforts continue to find missing 43 year old Emily Brown. The Bear Clan Patrol of Fort Frances are assisting to help find her. Patrol Leader James Eastman says they will be knocking on...

Post date: March 24, 2017

Ontario Provincial Police in Dryden are investigating a death. Officers say at 9pm on Thursday they received a report of a missing person. Police say upon investigation they found a man dead...

Post date: March 24, 2017

A student at New Prospect school has shaved their head for a good cause. Hudson Antoine decided that he wanted to help a staff member at his school while also donating his hair. That staff...

Post date: March 24, 2017

Joe Roberts is pushing a shopping cart across Canada and he will soon be in our area! The Push for Change campaign aims to stop youth homelessness and Roberts says so far it has been successful...

Post date: March 24, 2017

A heads up for your next Union Gas bill.Natural gas prices in Ontario will be going up in April.The company announced that they received approval from the provincial energy board to change the rates...

Post date: March 24, 2017

A promise to cut hydro rates isn't helping Kathleen Wynne's popularity.In fact, the latest public opinion poll from Angus Reid shows the Ontario'spremier's approval rating had dropped...

Post date: March 24, 2017

Northwestern Ontario won't benefit much from this year's federal budget. That's the feeling of the Northwestern Ontario Associated Chambers of Commerce, which says there's no...

Post date: March 24, 2017

The All-Ontario boys A/AA high school hockey championship has come to an end in Fort Frances.The final was decided by a shoot out last night with Belle River taking home their first ever title....

Post date: March 24, 2017

Ontario's finance minister denies the government has any plans to sell of the LBCO.The Ontario Public Service Employees Union has launched a new campaign called Shop LCBO tosupport the crown...

Post date: March 24, 2017
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Highway 17 going through Dryden is open in both directions as of 7:30 this eveningPolice andDryden Public Works partially closed Highway 17 west of the Hwy 601 intersection by Dryden GM at about 4...

Post date: March 23, 2017

The Ontario Provincial Police in Sioux Lookout have laid charges against a former Sioux Lookout school teacher after receiving a report of a historical sexual assault on a student.Police say as a...

Post date: March 23, 2017

The Kenora District Services Board is giving a lending hand to Joe Roberts Push For Change Campaign! Roberts is pushing a shopping cart across Canada to raise awareness about youth homelessness,...

Post date: March 23, 2017

Kakabeka Crystal has resumed production of its bottled water.Earlier this month production was halted when bacteria was discovered in the water during testing.Health inspectors were working with...

Post date: March 23, 2017

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