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After community visits and consultations, Treasury Metals is presenting what they are learning about their Goliath Gold Project to Dryden Council. A brief presentation was shown to council which...

Post date: February 14, 2018

The Dryden Fire Chief is warning residents to make sure they have working carbon monoxide alarms in their homes. This comes after the death of a 55 year old man in Thunder Bay caused by CO...

Post date: February 14, 2018

The Dryden & District Museum will be hosting activities from the Scouts of the Kenkee and Manitoba Council on Saturday.The event is a part of the Dryden Winter Festival and will feature a...

Post date: February 14, 2018

Two people are in custody after Nishnawbe Aski Police seized 12-firearms as well as ammunition in Fort Severn First Nation. Officers executed a search warrant last Friday. A pair of unnamed...

Post date: February 13, 2018

As former Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown continues to defend himself against sexual misconduct allegations, CKDR listeners believe he made the right decision stepping down....

Post date: February 13, 2018

Ontario's Minister of Indigenous and Reconciliation has wrapped up a fact-finding mission in northwestern Ontario. Last week, David Zimmer met with aboriginal leaders from Eagle Lake, Deer Lake,...

Post date: February 13, 2018

Tuesday is "World Radio Day". It's a day promoted by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. Chief of Media Development Mirta Lourenco says the initiative shows...

Post date: February 13, 2018

The Northwestern Health Unit says it's embracing new provincial standards they are expected to follow. Medical Officer of Health Dr. Kit Young Hoon says the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care...

Post date: February 13, 2018

The Grand Chief of Treaty #3 is speaking out against the verdict in the Colten Boushie case. Gerald Stanley was acquitted of second degree murder in the death of the 22-year-old Indigenous man,...

Post date: February 13, 2018

"Justice for Colten". That was the message delivered at a rally in Kenora Monday, over the not-guilty verdict in the Colten Boushie murder trial in Saskatchewan. Dozens of people braved...

Post date: February 13, 2018

A man with ties to northern Ontario is finally back in Canada. Provincial Police say Kenneth Wayne Froude has been extradited back to our country after a two year wait. Froude had connections...

Post date: February 12, 2018

The leader of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation is expressing outrage over the acquittal of Gerald Stanley in the 2016 shooting death of a young Indigenous man in Saskatchewan. Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler...

Post date: February 12, 2018

The Special Investigations Unit isn't laying charges against a Provincial Police officer in Sioux Lookout over the arrest of a man. The SIU says they didn't find reasonable grounds to lay criminal...

Post date: February 12, 2018

The Sunset Country Travel Association is predicting a solid year for American visitors. Executive Director Gerry Cariou says as the American economy heats up, travel from the U.S. also tends to...

Post date: February 12, 2018

A chance for Indigenous youth across the north to get together and share ideas on way to grow their home communities. The Nishnawbe Aski Nation has wrapped up an annual Youth Gathering. Deputy...

Post date: February 12, 2018

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