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The Goldcorp Red Lake Gold Mines Recreation Centre still has its eyes on National Drowning Prevention Week. A few more events are coming up for Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Spokesperson...

Post date: July 18, 2017

Dryden Police are looking for the public's help in identifying a youth who vandalized the City Skywalk.A portion of the inside of the Skywalk was spray painted.The incident occurred on July...

Post date: July 17, 2017

OPP in Ignace have investigated an incident of sexual offence against a person under the age of 16. The incident occurred in Ignace on July 11th. As a result of investigation a 19 year old...

Post date: July 17, 2017

The federal government wants to get more Indigenous youth excited about science. It's providing Science North with over 187-thousand dollars over the next three years to expand its outreach...

Post date: July 17, 2017

Northern Ontario's economy is one of the main topics of a new conference scheduled for the fall. Research organization, the Northern Policy Institute is putting on the two day September event in...

Post date: July 17, 2017

The Wynne government is under fire for their draft on the Northern Ontario Multimodal Transportation Strategy. The plan was released last week and includes the suggestion of creating a inter-city...

Post date: July 17, 2017

Environment Canada has placed the Dryden - Ignace corridor under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch (11:40 am Monday 17 July) Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that...

Post date: July 17, 2017

There are about 10 active forest fires burning in northwestern Ontario. Six of them are lightning starts that began earlier this month and are being observed by the MNR. Four new ones were...

Post date: July 17, 2017

If you want to travel out of the country, but need to get your passport renewed, your chance to do it locally is coming up! Kenora MP Bob Nault says some passport clinics will be happening in...

Post date: July 17, 2017

More firefighters from our province are heading to British Columbia, to help battle wildfires that the Red Cross says have forced over 15,000 people to leave their homes. According to the...

Post date: July 16, 2017

OPP officers from the Ignace Detachment are at the scene of a two vehicle collision involving a westbound environmental waste collection truck and an eastbound pick up truck on Highway 17...

Post date: July 15, 2017

Three people are dead following a collision on Highway 17, 20 kilometres west of Ignace. Ontario Provincial Police say it happened before 3:00 EST this afternoon between a pick-up truck and a...

Post date: July 15, 2017

Ontario is trying to correct a long-standing trend in provincial politics.Chief Returning Officer Greg Essensa says Ontario is the only province that has never had an aboriginal MPP.He is hoping the...

Post date: July 14, 2017

Justin Trudeau is asking the governors of the United States to stick up for free trade, for the sake of jobs in both our countries. The Prime Minister was in Rhode Island at the meeting of the...

Post date: July 14, 2017

The Northwestern Health Unit's Hike it or Bike it Challenge has come to an end and the winners have been determined. The contest encouraged participants to park the car and walk, bike, run or roll...

Post date: July 14, 2017

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