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The provincial NDP is pushing for the release of a new agreement the province has signed with Carillion Canada.Carillion is responsible for winter road maintenance in parts of the province, including...

Post date: February 22, 2018

The Dryden Dolphins Swim Club is hosting its SPLASH 2018 Swim Meet this weekend. Some 120-swimmers between the ages of 6 and 16 are registered to participate. There will be representation from...

Post date: February 22, 2018

The Dryden Snowmobile Drag races are making a return to the Flying Club at Olson's Landing.The event will be Saturday, with registration starting at 8 o'clock, and racing starting at 10:30....

Post date: February 22, 2018

Patrick Brown has been cleared to seek the leadership of the Progressive Conservative party, the position he vacated last month due to sexual misconduct allegations. But he's now facing...

Post date: February 22, 2018

The federal government is out with more than $200,000 in funding for nine seniors programs in the Kenora district. The money will be used to teach computer skills, repair facilities, build a...

Post date: February 21, 2018

Lillian Berg School will be open to students and staff on Thursday. Classes were dismissed just after 11 o'clock Wednesday after Vermilion Bay lost its water supply due to a water line break....

Post date: February 21, 2018

A drug bust in the remote community of Kashechewan.Provincial Police assisted Nishnawbe Aski Police regarding a trafficking investigation originating in Kingston, with the drugs destined for the...

Post date: February 21, 2018

Local Police are warning of more telephone fraud. There are reports of people receiving a call from someone claiming to be a Canada Immigration Agent, advising a warrant has been issued for an...

Post date: February 21, 2018

A well-known, non-profit organization that helps amputees across the country is celebrating its 100th Anniversary. Public Affairs Officer Jamie Lunn says the War Amps was created in 1918 when...

Post date: February 21, 2018

Students from across Northwestern Ontario are going to gather in Thunder Bay this Fall to talk about the environment. EcoSuperior Spokesperson Erin Moir says the 150 students will be coming up...

Post date: February 21, 2018

A boil water advisory is now in place in Vermilion Bay. It was issued Wednesday morning following a water line break. The notice has been issued as a precautionary measure. The public is...

Post date: February 21, 2018

The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board is reporting that students at Lillian Berg Public School will be dismissed early today. The school board says the reason is because the school will be...

Post date: February 21, 2018

A Dryden Councillor has put forward a motion to recognize that their discussions take place on Treaty Three Territory at the beginning of their meetings. Mary Trist proposed that at the council...

Post date: February 21, 2018

Caroline Mulroney thinks it's a disgrace the Ring of Fire development is taking so long. In an interview with Acadia news, the PC leadership candidate refers to taking part in developing a new...

Post date: February 21, 2018

The Keewatin-Patricia District School Board has appointed a new trustee. Eric Bortlis will have a very specific responsibility. He will be looking after the interests of indiginous students in...

Post date: February 21, 2018

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