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There will be a regimental funeral for 42 year-old David Wynn and his family on Monday in Edmonton.Wynn died after being shot at a casino in St. Albert on Saturday.He was taken off life support...

Grand Marais is in the running in an online contest to be named America's Coolest Small Town.It's the tenth year for the contest, which comes to a close on Feb. 25.The top 10 towns will be...

It's been an unusually mild winter so far in northwestern Ontario.In fact, December 2014 will go down as one of the mildest seen in the Kenora District for some time as the average temperature...

'Planting the Seeds'.That's the name of a food symposium coming to our area next month.Northwestern Health Unit Spokesperson Judy Underwood says the forum in Kenora is focused on securing...

The Electrical Safety Authority is recalling almost 5,500 smart meters in Ontario.The recall comes following some safety concerns in Saskatchewan, where at least 13 small fires were the result of a...

A CN Rail official is not commenting on news the provincial government is taking legal action against the company.  It's to recover costs associated with battling four forest fires in...

How stressed out are we these days? The Mental Health Commission is attempting to give us a better idea.Its study reveals 28 per cent of worker say they suffer from high job related stress.16 and a...

Unifor negotiations with Dryden's Domtar pulp mill and woodlands broke down yesterday.The union covers over 500 employees, including 225 production, maintenance, office members and 300 wood...

Provincial Police have recovered a body in a river near Thunder Bay.OPP divers began the search Thursday morning for a missing man from Brandon, Manitoba.Police found the man's vehicle in the Kam...

While Target is in the process of closing its stores in Canada, Walmart is set to open more.Five Supercentres are opening Thursday across Canada with another six, including one in Winnipeg, will open...

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is ranked by the Fraser Institute as one Canada's worst financial managers.The review of the country's Premier's places Wynne eighth just ahead of Nova...

There is little change to the number of people in Canada receiving Employment Insurance benefits.Statistics Canada says the over 490,000 in November is about the same as October, but a 5.5% decrease...

You are going to see some colour in those electronic highway signs that dot Ontario's highways.The signs that display messages of road hazards or closures will now begin using images and symbols...

A familiar face is seeking the nomination for the Liberal Party in the riding of Kenora for the upcoming federal election.Former Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development Bob Nault made the...

Education students at Lakehead University are getting the opportunity to woo potential employers.The would be teachers will be taking in an education fair on Friday that will welcome 34 school boards...

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