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The US Department of Justice is investigating a deadly listeria outbreak linked to Dole packaged salad produts produced at their processing plant in Ohio.33 people in the US and Canada became ill in...

Post date: April 30, 2016 - 10:15am

The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation is vowing to work more closely with area communities, after several were blindsighted when their mill properties were undervalued last year.MPAC...

Post date: April 30, 2016 - 9:41am

A CHC helicopter, with 13 people on board, has crashed off the western coast of Norway.At 12.20 pm Statoil received notification of a helicopter accident. The helicopter was en route from Gullfaks B...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 8:37am

A notice to local residents as we head out for the first nice weekend of the Spring. Local fire departments stress open air burning of leaves, rubbish and brush piles isn't allowed. The ban is...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 8:18am

Kenora-Rainy River MPP Sarah Campbell says things have changed since the last provincial election and they are getting worse and more desperate in northern Ontario. Campbell took time in the...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 8:16am
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The Sunset Country Quilt Show is this weekend in Dryden.The extravaganza is held every two years and the theme this year is 'A Tale of Flowers'.Kathy Dougherty was a guest on the CKDR Morning...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 8:13am

According to a recent report by Health Quality Ontario, the lower your income, the more likely you are to have a shorter lifespan and suffer from multiple chronic health conditions. President and...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 7:25am

The Lake of the Woods Water Sustainability Foundation is waiting to see what kind of funding the U.S. government will come up with for research. The Canadian Government has pledged $5.5-million...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 7:11am

Red Lake Council has set aside $135,000 to study the idea of building an Events Centre. Mayor Phil Vinet says three options are on the table right now; renovating the outdated Cochenour Arena,...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 7:06am

The Wynne government is providing $1-million for a new Confederation College campus in Sioux Lookout. The college is developing the facility within the new Sioux Lookout High School that the...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 7:03am

Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown is ripping into the Wynne government's policies in northwestern Ontario. He says the Liberals at Queen's Park are failing to put a northern lens on adopted...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 6:58am

A Dryden man is warning others of a scam being run by someone claiming to be from the Bank of Montreal. The man received a phone message asking him to call a number due to issues with his account...

Post date: April 29, 2016 - 6:54am

Another breakthrough for Lakehead University. It has its first Director of Human Rights and Equity. Dreeni Geer comes to Thunder Bay from Uganda and says the job will be to stay up-to-date...

Post date: April 28, 2016 - 12:32pm

The Town of Sioux Narrows-Nestor Falls will be operating two former provincial parks once again this summer. Mayor Jerry O'Leary says this is the final year of their operating agreement with the...

Post date: April 28, 2016 - 12:29pm

Domtar is reporting net earnings of $4-million, or $0.06 per share, for the first quarter of the year.That's compared to $36-million for the first quarter of 2015 and $57-million in the final...

Post date: April 28, 2016 - 9:52am

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