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The Northern Ontario Party says health care will be a main plank in their provincial election campaign. Leader Trevor Holliday says local residents need quality care here at home and shouldn't...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A show of support for the family of Josiah Begg. Monday afternoon, around 100 people gathered to pray at the McIntyre River in Thunder Bay, including the 14-year-old's family and members of the...

Post date: May 23, 2017

Twelve Metis youth have left Ottawa for a 2,200 kilometer canoe trek to Kenora. The trip is expected to take 100 days to complete and the youth will be following the historic fur trade routes...

Post date: May 23, 2017

An actor who played an iconic role on the big screen has passed away.Sir Roger Moore, one of seven actors who portrayed James Bond, has died in Switzerland after a short battle with cancer.In a...

Post date: May 23, 2017

It appears CKDR listeners are in favour of Dryden pursuing an OPP costing study. 69% of those who responded to a CKDR News poll supported the idea of Council looking at the specific numbers for...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A vigil will be held tonight in Manchester, for those killed in a terrorist attack at an Arena.Please join us for a vigil at Albert Square at 6pm tonight. We are grieving today, but we are strong. @...

Post date: May 23, 2017

Northwestern Ontario continues to have higher smoking rates than the rest of the province. That's according to a new Cancer Quality Council of Ontario report. The document indicates the high...

Post date: May 23, 2017

The City of Dryden believes its making headway on its $23-million debt, but stresses more work needs to be done. That's why Chief Administrative Officer Ernie Remillard says they are looking at...

Post date: May 23, 2017

The Kenora District Services Board is hoping to work with the province to develop a long-term supportive housing plan. Chief Administrative Officer Henry Wall says they need more spaces to assist...

Post date: May 23, 2017

Americans being turned back at the border for minor criminal convictions is costing the tourism industry millions of dollars. That according to the Ontario Sunset Country Travel Association....

Post date: May 23, 2017

The Ontario Energy Board is warning consumers to beware of telephone and door-to-door sales people claiming to represent the OEB. The OEB says its received reports, mostly in southern Ontario, of...

Post date: May 23, 2017

A 23 year old man has been arrested in connection with the explosion at the Manchester Arena last night.The death toll has risen to 22, and there are 59 who were injured.  Officials now say that...

Post date: May 22, 2017

Canadian airlines are allowed to keep pilots in the air for up to 17 hours straight without a nap. Pilots are now speaking out because they believe that standard is unreasonable. Captain Matt...

Post date: May 22, 2017

Dryden OPP want your help solving a theft in Wainwright Township. Police say a number of items were stolen from the Sunset Drive-In within the last couple of months. They say several...

Post date: May 21, 2017

An Amber Alert is over and a 37-year-old Brandon, Manitoba man has been arrested following a domestic dispute at a home in the Rainy River district. Provincial Police were called to a Chapple...

Post date: May 21, 2017

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