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The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board is studying the viability of Hudson Public School.Director of Education Dave McLeod says its not necessairly an indication the board will shut down the...

Post date: November 09, 2002

An inquest into the death of an 18-year-old Manitoba man will take place later this month.Paul Lemire of Petersfield, Manitoba died in July of 2001 on Highway 105 just north of Dryden.The incident...

Post date: November 09, 2002

Its that time of year when motorist should keep an extra eye on animals on area highways.OPP say as of October 17th, police have investigated over 58 deer related motor vehicle collisions in the...

Post date: November 09, 2002

A Red Lake man is in custody following the assault of an OPP Officer.Police say a man was arrested Wednesday for public intoxication.OPP say while taking the man to a prisoner cell, he allegedly...

Post date: November 09, 2002

The trial of a Devlin area man, who is facing numerous charges in connection with making, possessing and distributing obscene material, will continue next week.Don Smith was originally charged in...

Post date: November 07, 2002

Former MPP Frank Miclash has decided that he will not run in the next provincial election.The Liberal reprentative of the old Kenora Riding for 12 years says he wants to spend more time working on...

Post date: November 06, 2002

Indian Affairs Minister Bob Nault has had enough.He has officially dropped Grand Council Treaty 3...

Post date: November 05, 2002

31 year old Cami-Lynn Peterson-Lands will be back in court next month in connection with a single vehicle accident that claimed the life of her 12 year old son.Tony Lands died October 17th when the...

Post date: November 04, 2002

The 2002 forest fire season is now officially over.While the number of blazes recorded by the MNR in the Northwest Region remained about the same, the damage done was much higher.The now past season...

Post date: November 02, 2002

This is the night all sorts of strange and spooky things can happen.The little ghosts and goblins will be out gathering bags of goodies and probably pulling some tricks to go with their treats too....

Post date: October 31, 2002

People with disabilities in the region will soon have a one stop shopping guide for all their needs.Northwestern Independant Living Services is compiling a directory for accessible living.Project...

Post date: October 31, 2002

A potentially dangerous situation for Dryden Police overnight.Officers received a call of shots being fired from a vehicle on Government Street near the walkway.Fortunately, it turned out to be three...

Post date: October 31, 2002

The City of Dryden has officialy welcomed its new surgeon.Over 30 local businesses presented Dr. Bahram Sahri with gifts at a ceremony held Monday.Recruitment Coordinator Phyllis Anderson says the...

Post date: October 30, 2002

A Southern Ontario woman will be spending a few days in Dryden at the taxpayers expense.21-year-old Amanda Powers of Bowmanville is in custody after being arrested at a local hotel this morning....

Post date: October 30, 2002

The light is at the end of the tunnel according to the Chair of the Dryden Health Unit Board of Directors.Elva Watts is reacting to the Kirby Report which recommends the Federal Government spend at...

Post date: October 30, 2002

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