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NDP Leader Andrea Horwath has her eyes set on the next session at Queen's Park.She says Doug Ford has continuously served the interests of wealthy insiders instead of the people of Ontario.In a...

Post date: February 15, 2019

A major fundraiser for the homeless in Kenora.The annual Coldest Night of the Year walk takes place this coming Saturday evening.Frank Kowel is pastor at Jubilee Church and says any funds raised will...

Post date: February 15, 2019

Energy Minister Greg Rickford isn't pulling his punches when it comes to executive compensation at Hydro One.In a strongly worded letter, Rickford says cabinet is disappointed with the...

Post date: February 15, 2019

The final rosters for Team Ontario at the upcoming Canada Winter Games has been released.Ontario will be led by Professor in the Sport Management & Sport Business Management Programs at Humber...

Post date: February 15, 2019

Visually impaired cross country skier Jesse Bachinsky is making his first appearance at a world championship this weekend.Bachinsky, who is a member of the Kenora Nordic Trails Ski Club, was selected...

Post date: February 15, 2019

A convoy of supporters for pipelines are making its way to Ottawa.Convoy For Canada expects to pass through northwestern Ontario this weekend, reaching Kenora as early as today and Thunder Bay by...

Post date: February 15, 2019

Beaver Brae's boys hockey team won the battle for third place in the standings.In the final game of the regular season, the Broncos topped the Saints 7-4.Meanwhile, the St. Thomas Aquinas girls...

Post date: February 15, 2019

More hardware will be handed out today at Beaver Brae.The NorWOSSA AA championships are starting this morning.Up first, the Broncos junior girls will meet Dryden in semi-final action at 10:00.At 11:...

Post date: February 15, 2019

There is another recall from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, this time for Brewers Yeast.The agency says Purely Bulk brand Brewer's Yeast from Puresource Inc. is being recalled due to...

Post date: February 15, 2019

A new lease on life for the former board offices of the Kenora Catholic District School Board.Owners Wayne and Lea Degagne are seeking a zoning change to develop six apartment units beside the Health...

Post date: February 15, 2019

Ontario's Northern Development Minister says the province is willing to look at all of the options regarding the future of the idled Resolute Forest Products mill.Resolute is indicating it now...

Post date: February 15, 2019

Not a lot of progress on the city's budget in recent weeks.Councillors and city staff are taking some time to re-group after their last round of talks in January.Mayor Dan Reynard says he doesn...

Post date: February 15, 2019

A bit of a drop in the amount of violent crime in the City of Kenora last year.The OPP have compiled all their stats for 2018 and it shows about a nine percent drop in assaults, sexual assaults and...

Post date: February 15, 2019

A Valentine's Day present for the Thomas Aquinas senior girls volleyball team.A gold medal for the Saints after taking down Atikokan in three straight sets in the final.Coach Megan Derouard says...

Post date: February 15, 2019

Premier Doug Ford is standing by Social Services Minister Lisa MacLeod who is under a cloud of controversy.It was reported MacLeod suggested to an autism organization they had better go along with...

Post date: February 14, 2019

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