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A packed gym at Seven Generations this afternoon.Booths are set up showing off the differing areas of health care that students can enrol in.Heather Gropp, the Post-Secondary Coordinator at Seven...

Post date: November 13, 2018

Seven Generations is getting ready to launch a new nursing program.A nine month All-Nations Nurses post-secondary Entry program will be offered in Kenora, Sioux Lookout, Dryden and Fort Frances this...

Post date: November 13, 2018

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas.The giant Christmas Tree on Main Street is going up today.The tree didn't have a long way to go, as it was cut from a yard on 5th Street South.Once...

Post date: November 13, 2018

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers is plotting its next move after failing to come to an agreement with Canada Post despite the help of a federal mediator.The mediator's mandate ended Saturday....

Post date: November 13, 2018

Ontario's Finance Minister will provide an economic update on Thursday.An Independent Commission previously stated the PC government has inherited a $15-billion deficit, while the debt has now...

Post date: November 13, 2018

The MPP for Kiiwetinoong is asking the provincial government to throw its full support behind a proposed energy transmission line for northwestern Ontario.The Wataynikaneyap transmission line would...

Post date: November 13, 2018

Levelling the playing field for future generations.That's the idea behind the complete overhaul of the baseball fields at the Kenora Sportsplex.Cori Libitka is the Project Manager of the KBL...

Post date: November 13, 2018

A sure sign that winter is starting to set in.The City of Kenora says it plans to install the Coney Island Bridge today, weather permitting.If it's too windy, city crews will wait until the next...

Post date: November 13, 2018

A marketing campaign to attract and retain Kenora's youth is getting noticed.The Choose Kenora multi-media project has won three national marketing awards at the Economic Developers Association...

Post date: November 13, 2018

The OPP in the Town of Rainy River are investigating a couple of thefts.Late last week, a 2009 Chrysler Sebring was stolen from a home on Third Street.In a second incident, police say a couple of...

Post date: November 13, 2018

Even though Canada and the United States have reached a new trade deal, 20% softwood lumber tariffs remain in place.Unifor Local National representative Stephen Boon is urging the Canadian government...

Post date: November 13, 2018

New signs are starting to pop up across Ontario, announcing the province is open for business.There's been lots of talk about how much the signs are costing the Ford Government.But Northern...

Post date: November 13, 2018

Both Beaver Brae and  Thomas  Aquinas senior boys volleyball teams know who they'll be playing now in the NWOSSA championships this week.Both the Broncos and Saints are playing host to...

Post date: November 13, 2018

The Northwestern Health Unit wants to talk about it's needle exchange program.A community information session is taking place next week to address concerns of local residents.The Health Unit says...

Post date: November 13, 2018

Remembrance Day services in Kenora were well attended despite some light snow and cold conditions.Kenora M.P. Bob Nault was the guest speaker for the Kenora service and says his family, like many...

Post date: November 11, 2018

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