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Griffith Road near Highway 594 is closed.The reason is due to flooding and all lanes are closed.Ontario 511 says repairs will take place once the water recedes and drivers are being advised to use an...

Post date: April 23, 2018

The head of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce feels local chambers are still healthy and important. Rocco Rossi has completed a tour of northwestern Ontario. He admits there are some challenges...

Post date: April 23, 2018

A tentative contract has been reached for Ontario hospital workers. The deal still needs staff approval, but the union's negotiating with the Ontario Hospital Association say they were able to...

Post date: April 23, 2018

The City of Dryden is getting an early jump on this years municipal and school board elections. Clerk Debra Kincaid says there are a number of changes for the October 22nd vote, including the...

Post date: April 23, 2018

There are growing concerns over illicit drugs in First Nations communities. That's according to the Treaty Three Police Service, vowing to identify local community drug dealers, investigate their...

Post date: April 23, 2018
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Provincial Police are investigating the cause of a fire that gutted the Stewart Lake lodge and gas station.The blaze was reported around 9:00 o'clock Sunday night.Machin Fire Services was...

Post date: April 23, 2018

The Royal Canadian Legion says it's working with the City of Dryden to upgrade the Cenotaph. President Doug Miranda says they are securing funding for the make-over, stressing the monument is...

Post date: April 23, 2018

Kenora MP Bob Nault says a $1.6-billion commitment to open up 17-communities in the Far North is just the beginning. Nault is referring to recent federal funding to connect the First Nations to...

Post date: April 20, 2018

An award winning Indigenous filmmaker is making a stop in Sioux Lookout Sunday to showcase Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance.The film is based on real life events and what Alanis Obomsawin...

Post date: April 20, 2018

A $50,000 grant has helped the City of Dryden complete some renovations at the Memorial Arena. The money was used to install automatic sliding doors, as well as upgrade the main lobby and...

Post date: April 20, 2018

If you haven't already received them, War Amps key tags will soon be at your door. Jamie Lund says when you attach the tag to your keys, it acts as a safeguard if someone manages to find them....

Post date: April 20, 2018

The first phase of the Dryden Recreation Expansion and Modification Committee work has been completed. Work at the Memorial Arena included the installation of sliding doors, cosmetic upgrades in...

Post date: April 20, 2018

The only candidate so far for the Liberal nomination in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding says she wants to be our advocate in the Ontario Legislature. Karen Kejick says if elected, she doesn't plan...

Post date: April 20, 2018

A hunting trip in the Quibell area has resulted in a hefty fine for a Schreiber man. Michael Souliere has been ordered to pay $5,000 for trespassing, shooting from a roadway and abandoning a deer...

Post date: April 20, 2018

The North West Local Health Integration Network has a new head honcho. Dr. Rhonda Crocker-Elliot has been introduced as the as the new Chief Executive Officer, replacing Laura Kokochinski, who...

Post date: April 20, 2018

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