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The paving of MacKenzie Avenue in Atikokan tops the list of capital work approved by Council.Improvements to the White Street Bridge, Sewer systems and the Industrial Mall are included in the $1.5...

Post date: June 09, 2003

A Dryden man escaped serious injury following a motor vehicle collision Sunday morning.Dryden Police were called after a vehicle hit a lamp standard on Highway 594, west of the Duke Street Bridge.The...

Post date: June 09, 2003

Two young girls who were reported missing in Port Hope, Ontario have turned up in Dryden.Municipal Police were called to Husky Sunday night after a report that the teens were attempting to get a ride...

Post date: June 09, 2003

Despite what you may have seen around Dryden the last few weeks, there has been no change to the water restrictions.Some residents have been wondering why crews have been flushing hydrants when they...

Post date: June 09, 2003

The City of Dryden is taking an unusual approach in its search for a new Director of Community Services.3 candidates will cover the position for a 4 month period, before Council fills the vacancy....

Post date: June 09, 2003

A huge success for the Canadian Cancer Society.21 teams hit the track over the weekend to take part in the Relay for Life Fundraiser.Teams walked, ran and stolled around the Dryden Fairgrounds for 12...

Post date: June 09, 2003

The Rainy River District School Board has passed a balanced budget for the coming school year but there are still areas of concern.Chief Financial Officer Laura Mills says the Provincial funding does...

Post date: June 06, 2003

A trip to Toronto is still a go for students at Sioux Mountain School.Questions surrounded the annual trek for the Grade 7...

Post date: June 06, 2003

21 teams will hit the track tonight as the Canadian Cancer Society hosts its Relay for Life Fundraiser.The 12 hour overnight event will raise money for cancer research.Teams of 10 will take turns...

Post date: June 06, 2003

The Dryden Student Employment Center is open for job seekers.The Center is celebrating 35 years in assisting businesses and youth with their summer employment needs.Employment Officer Jason Sampara...

Post date: June 05, 2003

Fort Frances OPP would like to break this crime ring up quickly.Police say someone entered 4 parked boats in the Town last weekend, making off with some fishing gear and booze.Some of the items were...

Post date: June 05, 2003

The finishing touches are being put on the outdoor Basketball court at the Cochenour Community Hall.Kenny Anderson Electric and a group of volunteers are installing the lights today and tomorrow....

Post date: June 05, 2003

A Vermilion Bay teacher has been recognized by the Province for her work at Lillian Berg School.Lynda Pilipishen has won the Frances Poleshuk award, as an educator who has made a significant...

Post date: June 05, 2003

Sioux Lookout OPP still have a mighty big problem on their hands.The community has been hit with a rash of break and enters since April.Intially, local businesses appeared to be the target of the...

Post date: June 05, 2003

Three males have been charged after an act of vandalism this week.OPP say a number of vehicles parked at Dingwall Ford in Sioux Lookout were damaged.Police apprehended an adult male and two youths....

Post date: June 05, 2003

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