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The Norseman Festival in Red Lake is kicking off today!There is a ton of fun for family and of course aviation enthusiasts in the area!Chairman of the Festival Committee Duane Riddell says the...

Post date: July 21, 2017

Over 200 students in Northern Ontario are part of the federal government's summer jobs program. Employment, Workforce Development and Labour Minister Patty Hajdu announced $870,000 dollars to hire...

Post date: July 21, 2017

It could be as early as October that OJ Simpson will be released from prison. Simpson has served 9 years of a 33 year sentence for armed robbery and kidnapping. The robbery took place in Las...

Post date: July 21, 2017

It has now been two weeks since the wildfires in BC began. Over 150 wildfires are still burning, many of them still out of control, and over 45, 000 people remain away from their home, many of them...

Post date: July 21, 2017

The month of May proved to be popular for international visitors to Canada with the highest level reported since records began in 1972. Stats Canada says 544-thousand overseas residents made trips...

Post date: July 21, 2017

The prime minister is defending his vetting process in selecting a new governor general.It comes as reports have surfaced that Julie Payette faced an assault charge that doesn't exist anymore,...

Post date: July 20, 2017

LCBO employees have a new collective agreement. It was ratified yesterday and increases job security, improves scheduling and brings an end to the company's practice of scheduling workers for two...

Post date: July 20, 2017

Ontario continues to provide assistance to fire ravaged British Columbia. Another 100 Ministry of Natural Resources personnel were scheduled to leave for the west coast yesterday, joining the more...

Post date: July 20, 2017

A new business scholarship has been established at Lakehead University by Bombardier. The transportation giant will provide $50,000 a year which will be matched on a 2 for 1 basis by the...

Post date: July 20, 2017

A Lakehead University political scientist doesn't believe any changes negotiated in the North American Free Trade Agreement, will ever become law. Laure Paquette says NAFTA negotiations will take...

Post date: July 20, 2017

The Canadian Government doesn't seem overly concerned about renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement. U.S. president Donald Trump outlined his concerns with NAFTA yesterday....

Post date: July 20, 2017

You may begin to smell or see smoke across the Kenora district. It's from the wildfires in British Columbia. The website, firesmoke.ca, forecasts smoke drifting in and out our area over the...

Post date: July 20, 2017

The City of Dryden Council is putting together a committee to complete an OPP costing study. Chief Administrative Officer Ernie Remillard mentions the committee will be made up of the Police Chief...

Post date: July 20, 2017

The Dryden Detachment of the OPP is investigating a fatalityin that community.Police were called around 8:30 yesterday morning after the body of a woman was foundin a home in Wainwright Township.The...

Post date: July 20, 2017

Coming this weekend is the 25th Norseman Festival in Red Lake!There will be tons of attractions in the area featuring family activities, vendors and artisans and of course Norseman sightseeing...

Post date: July 19, 2017

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