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Treaty Three Police Service is warning the public to be on alert after an attempted child abduction at North West Angle #37 First Nation. Police say on Tuesday a 9 year old boy was approached near...

Post date: August 26, 2016

Hydro One is out with a reminder of a planned power outage. The lights will be out in Dryden, east to Dyment Sunday morning. The outage is scheduled for 8 until 9, but officials hope to have...

Post date: August 26, 2016

The 14th Annual 'Ride for Memories' is hitting the road in support of the Alzheimer Society of Kenora/Rainy River. Marketing and Event Coordinator Mack Hall says this is probably their most...

Post date: August 26, 2016

The Northwest Training and Adjustment Board is taking another look at changing labour market needs in communities within the Kenora and Rainy River districts. The organization is holding a...

Post date: August 26, 2016

The provincial Health Minister is asking the Ontario Medical Association if it wants to become a union.  In a letter to OMA President Dr. Virginia Walley, Dr. Eric Hoskins highlights its request...

Post date: August 26, 2016

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers has given Canada Post a 72-hour strike notice. It means the union will be in a legal strike position on Sunday. Meantime, the Federal government has...

Post date: August 26, 2016

A major vacancy to fill at the Dryden Police Services Board. Chair Peter Andrusco has announced his resignation. Andrusco has been the municipal appointee on the board for roughly seven years...

Post date: August 26, 2016

Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown says Premier Kathleen Wynne is not doing her due diligence to improve the lives of northerners. Brown has wrapped up a regional tour and stresses the government...

Post date: August 26, 2016

One of the big players in the proposed Ring of Fire development is taking another step towards making their project a reality. KWG Resources says its entered into an agreement with China First...

Post date: August 26, 2016

Ontario Ombudsman Paul Dube says he's pleased the Liberals have agreed to act on his 60-recommendations aimed at improving services for adults with developmental disabilities. He calls it a great...

Post date: August 26, 2016
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A new activity to enjoy in Dryden. Disc Golf makes its debut at Anderson's Homestead Golf Course Friday with free instruction and games from 10 until 4. Event lead Rhonda SharpKlim was joined...

Post date: August 26, 2016

It's the end of the line for former Prime Minister Stephen Harper. He announced in a Facebook video today that he's stepping down as the member of Calgary-Heritage. Harper reflected...

Post date: August 26, 2016

The Rainy River District School Board and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation are still at loggerheads over a new contract for high school teachers in Fort Frances, Atikokan and Rainy...

Post date: August 26, 2016

Get ready to hand out even more money to keep your vehicle on the road in Ontario. Starting September 1st, the annual fee to renew your drivers licence will go from the current $81.50 to $90...

Post date: August 26, 2016

Dryden Police have a 22-year-old man in custody following an altercation. Police say they responded to a fight near the suspension bridge around 6 o'clock Wednesday night. The accused faces...

Post date: August 25, 2016

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