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Real life training for firefighters in Dryden.During an eight hour training session conducted Saturday, the Dryden Fire Service was called into action.They were dispatched to a house fire on Harris...

Post date: May 28, 2016 - 6:07pm

Jean Charest is touting Lakehead University's Class of 2016.The former Quebec Premier talked about the importance of northern communities in his remarks to graduates, after receiving an honourary...

Post date: May 28, 2016 - 11:40am

An Alberta MLA is in hot water, over comments made on social media about Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne.Derek Fildebrandt is suspended from the Wildrose Caucus, after a comment perceived as...

Post date: May 28, 2016 - 6:07am

A worthwhile program to help local youth participate in sports, recreational activities and outdoor excursions will be in the spotlight Saturday. It's Jumpstart Day at Canadian Tire in Dryden....

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 12:36pm

If you are wondering where the City of Dryden spends a bulk of its money, just look at within the corporation.In a report to Council, total expenditures for the municipality in 2016 are reported at...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 12:29pm

Lace up those running shoes for the Dryden 'Purina Walk for Dog Guides'. The fundraising event is Sunday with registration at 12:30 at Cooper Park and is being hosted by the Dryden Trillium Lions...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 12:26pm

A head-on crash northeast of Kenora has claimed the life of two people. OPP say a northbound mini-van and a south-bound pick-up truck collided on Highway 671 near Mark Lake Thursday afternoon...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 9:35am

Not one single local road made the final list of Worst Roads in Ontario for 2016. The rankings are compiled yearly by the Canadian Automobile Association and are based on public voting. Two...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 7:41am

It's a late Spring long weekend for high school students in Fort Frances, Atikokan and Rainy River. Teachers have once again hit the picket line for a one-day strike to back demands for a new...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 7:38am

The Summer Forecast for Northwestern Ontario is calling for more seasonal temperatures and average precipitation. The Weather Network has released its outlook for the region and Meterologist Tyler...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 7:36am

This is the weekend hundreds of Americans take advantage of their long weekend to enjoy some great fishing in northwestern Ontario. Ministry of Natural Resources Information Officer Jonathan Scott...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 7:31am

One of the most controversial and dramatic conversations in recent memory may finally come to a head as early as Monday. MP's are expected to vote on Assisted Dying Legislation and Kenora's Bob...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 7:17am

A federal court has decided there will be a new election in the remote northern First Nation of Muskrat Dam. It comes after the community's bank accounts were frozen after a change up of...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 6:57am

A tragic incident involving a Dryden man has prompted his family to start-up a GoFundMe account.68-year-old Harvey James Aho died in Fargo, North Dakota earlier this month, just hours after he was...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 6:45am

$2.7-million is going towards creating a solar grid in the remote northern community of Fort Severn First Nation. FedNor Minister Navdeep Bains says time is of the essence since First Nations are...

Post date: May 27, 2016 - 6:40am

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