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PC Leader Andrew Scheer isn't pulling any punches.In a year-end press conference in Ottawa, Scheer says 2018 is a year of failure for Prime Minister Trudeau.He says Trudeau is singlehandedly...

Post date: December 13, 2018

There's renewed interest in the former Resolute Forest Products Mill in Fort Frances.The town of Fort Frances says Repap Resources Group is expressing interest in purchasing the shuttered paper...

Post date: December 13, 2018

A real learning experience for Kenora's Jesse Bachinsky at his first international nordic competition.Bachinsky competed in a 2.5  kilometer men's visually impaired sprint race today at...

Post date: December 13, 2018

More troubled waters for premier Doug Ford.The NDP are asking for an RCMP investigation into allegations the premier asked the OPP to procure for him a large camper-style vehicle.Acting OPP...

Post date: December 13, 2018

The Ontario Special Investigations Unit has been called in to look into an incident involving provincial police in Dryden.The OPP say officers were contacted yesterday afternoon around 4:30 to deal...

Post date: December 13, 2018

It wasn't the score they were looking for but the Saints can go home happy after last night's game.The Saints hosted the Dryden Eagles for their annual teddy bear toss in support of Toys...

Post date: December 13, 2018

It was a clean sweep again for St. Thomas Aquinas court sport teams as they beat the Red Lake Ramsin all four games played in their winter court sport home opener.Jack  Scott had 15 points as...

Post date: December 13, 2018

The RCMP in  eastern Manitoba have laid charges in a double homicide nearly two years old.Two men were killed in the tiny community of St. George back in February of 2017.After an extensive...

Post date: December 13, 2018

Airline pilots in Canada will be facing new rules meant to battle flight fatigue.Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau indicates those changes put limits on the number of hours a pilot can fly....

Post date: December 13, 2018

The Kenora Fellowship Center will have a good Christmas.Miisun Integrated Resource Management has presented a cheque for 45 -hundred dollars to help out with operations on the Water Street shelter....

Post date: December 13, 2018

The Kenora Rotary Club continues to get  support from the community for it's splash park project.The latest donation has come from LOWBREWCO with a three thousand dollar cheque from it's...

Post date: December 13, 2018

It wasn't a great night for either of Kenora's girls high school hockey teams as both Beaver Brae and St. Thomas Aquinas lost on home  ice.The Saints lost their first game  of the...

Post date: December 13, 2018

A community-based monitoring initiative is getting an upgrade.The Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council currently monitors the fisheries in our area collecting data on water quality and...

Post date: December 12, 2018

The PARO Centre for Women's Enterprise has received provincial funding to once again launch its regional loans and grants program.Melissa Cook says they are now accepting applications for...

Post date: December 12, 2018

An annual food price report indicates Canadians can expect to pay about $411 more for groceries in 2019.The Northwestern Health Unit says the study is similar to the findings in our area.Nutritionist...

Post date: December 12, 2018

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