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A cross country road trip promoting sustainable energy. Silke Sommerfeld and Rolf Oetter are the first people to travel cross Canada using a 100 percent electric car and a sustainable trailer....

Post date: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 08:48

An exciting partnership has been forged between Goldcorp and the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. Awareness, prevention and treatment programs have been established in communities...

Post date: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 08:45

Ground will be broken this summer for the new high school in Sioux Lookout. The Keewatin Patricia District School Board mentions that the project will take about a year and a half to complete....

Post date: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 07:54

Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator has launched an Energy Partnerships Program. Program Manager Sheri Bizarro says the initiative is designed to support Indigenous communities, co-...

Post date: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 07:52

A warning to those who fly drones that flying UAV's around forest fires is both dangerous and illegal. That from Ben Ellwood, the Aviation Safety Officer with the Ministry of Natural Resources...

Post date: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 07:40

Russian athletes will not be banned from the Olympic Games in Rio following the country's doping scandal.The International Olympic Committee held an emergency meeting today and will instead leave...

Post date: Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 09:27

Northwestern Ontario is starting to see more visitors and that's nothing but good news for the tourism industry. David MacLachlan is the executive director of Tourism Northern Ontario and he...

Post date: Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 08:01

The Wynne government is spending $134,000 on a regional program. The Faye Peterson Crisis Home will use the money to develop its Bridging Northern Shelters to Enhance Services project in the...

Post date: Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 07:01

Provincial Police are out with some tips as we head out this weekend to enjoy the lake. Police say the first thing you should do is check the load capacity of your boat and avoid over loading....

Post date: Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 07:01

Another reason to file your taxes! The new Canada Child Benefit is out, but if you haven't filed a tax return, you won't be getting a cheque in the mail. Kenora MP Bob Nault says the benefit...

Post date: Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 07:01

A review is underway to ensure Canada Post provides valuable services for those living in both the urban and rural centres of Canada.The Government has set up a Task Force to launch a comprehensive...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 15:51

Federal Conservative party supporters in the Kenora riding will gather in Vermilion Bay Saturday for their Annual General Meeting. The event is open to current and past members. Local...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 15:01

Provincial Police in Kenora say two people have been charged with arson in connection to a fire in the Clearwater Bay area of Lake of the Woods. The McKenzie Clearwater Volunteer Fire Department...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 11:10

Domtar says recent noise coming from the Dryden Mill is due to Wednesday's power outage.Spokesperson Bonnie Skene says they were asked by Hydro One to start releasing steam at periodic times...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 10:50

The new provincial Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry is getting her first look at our region. Kathryn McGarry toured the Resolute Paper Mill in Thunder Bay Thursday. She says...

Post date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 09:19

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