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A wildfire 26 kilometres north of Wabaseemoong is now over 9,000 hectares in size. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry says they've re-mapped Kenora Fire #71 after recent growth...

Post date: July 22, 2018
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There are more Loblaw chicken products being recalled today.Certain $10 Chicken Fries may be contaminated with salmonella. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) says they've made the...

Post date: July 22, 2018

Starting immediately, Canadian families accessing the Canada Child Benefit are getting a slight increase in their payments.The federal government indexed the payments to the cost living, which means...

Post date: July 21, 2018

Grocery giant Loblaw is recalling certain No Name brand chicken nuggets due to possible salmonella contamination.The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the recall was triggered during an...

Post date: July 21, 2018

Shovels have hit the ground for a new house in Kenora.Habitat for Humanity have officially broken ground for a new home on a property beside the Ukrainian Hall.The Thurston family have put in over...

Post date: July 20, 2018

One male is in custody after Kenora OPP responded to gunshots in the Kirkpatrick Avenue area.At around noon today, police responded to reports of gunfire. The K-9 Unit was also brought in to help.The...

Post date: July 20, 2018

Police are responding to an incident at Bunny Street and have subsequently closed down that area.Police are releasing few details at this time but what we do know is they are looking for at least 2...

Post date: July 20, 2018

The Township of Ear Falls has received funding to hire a Community Economic Development Officer.FedNor has announced nearly 265-thousand dollars over three years for the position.The EDO will work...

Post date: July 20, 2018
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A busy weekend for sports in the Kenora area.Tonight, the annual Casey's Women's soccer tournament begins at the Tom Nabb Soccer Complex.Round-robin play will wrap up tomorrow, with the play-...

Post date: July 20, 2018

The deadline to file your nomination papers for the upcoming municipal elections is coming up fast.Anyone wanting to run for a seat on city council or one of the trustee positions with either the...

Post date: July 20, 2018

A number of Kenora teams are in the mix after the first day of fishing at the Canadian Bass Championships in Fort Frances.Repeat winners, Jeff Gustafson and his partner John Peterson are in 5th place...

Post date: July 20, 2018

A group of cyclists are riding from Winnipeg to Kenora today for the annual Ducks Unlimited "Ride to the Lake".The ride is in support of the group's efforts to protect wetland areas.A...

Post date: July 20, 2018

Fire crews continue to try and gain the upper hand of 13 fires within Woodland Caribou Provincial Park, west of Red Lake.Most are being observed in remote areas of the park but they do continue to...

Post date: July 20, 2018

The City of Kenora is going to be spending more money for snow clearing this winter.The provincial government has introduced new minimum standards for clearing sidewalks after a snowfall.Mayor Dave...

Post date: July 20, 2018

Trade is top of mind for Canada's 13 premiers who are meeting in St. Andrews this week.New Brunswick premier Brian Gallant, who chairs the Council of the Federation, says Canada has to shift its...

Post date: July 20, 2018

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