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It's going to be a big weekend in Kenora.The Canada Summer Games Torch will be making its way through the city carried by over 20 local residents.Ursula Wehner the Sport Chair for the Rowing...

Post date: June 22, 2017

The Lake of the Woods District Property Owners Association is taking action.The marsh adjoining Laurensons Creek has an invasion of purple loosestrife.Association members and two members of the Lake...

Post date: June 22, 2017

It's going to cost a bit more to take a couple of drivers tests starting next month.The cost of the written exam is going up from 15 dollars to just over 23 dollars.PC leader Patrick Brown says...

Post date: June 22, 2017

They may be neighbors, but their approval ratings are miles apart.Manitoba premier Brian Pallister has the highest approval of any premier in their own province at 53 percent.At the other end of the...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Dryden's Chris Pronger is headed to the Sunshine State.The Florida Panthers have named Pronger as their new Senior Advisor to the President of Hockey Operations.The 42-year-old has spent the last...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A couple of Toronto men are almost halfway through their fundraising bike ride forSick Kids Hospital.Sean Squires and Nir Meltzer arrived in Kenora on their cross-Canada tourfor Meagan's Walk....

Post date: June 22, 2017

A big day for highschool students in Kenora tonight.Today is high school graduation, and after that Safe Grad will be taking place.Constable Ronni Grosenick helps organize Safe Grad and says it will...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A southern Ontario power company is helping a remote First Nation build a new youth centre.FortisOntario says its making a contribution to help kick start the campaign in Wapakeka First Nation, 450...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A long-standing vacancy in the City of Kenora has finally been filled.Matt Boscariol has been hired as the new Community Services Manager.He comes from Thompson, Manitoba, where he was the Director...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Sears Canada has officially applied for Creditor protection.The company applied to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in an effort to continue its plans to restructure its business..Sears Canada...

Post date: June 22, 2017

It was a historic moment in the City of Kenora.Today City officials were joined by representatives from Grand Council Treaty Three for the raising of their flag along with the city's flag.Mayor...

Post date: June 21, 2017

It's a big honour for a student at St Thomas Aquinas.Jackson Clark a Grade 9 student is one of 60 students selected across the province to be apart of the Minister's Student Advisory Council....

Post date: June 21, 2017

The Lake of the Woods District Property Owners Association is taking action.The marsh adjoining Laurensons Creek has an invasion of purple loosestrife.Purple Loosestrife is a well known invasive...

Post date: June 21, 2017

A city committee has rejected a request to remove the historical designation of the Kenricia Hotel.The owners of the building sent a letter to the city asking the the heritage designation be...

Post date: June 21, 2017

A new report is shining a light on the homelessness situation in rural and northern Ontario.The report is published by the Rural Ontario Institute and suggests hidden homelessness isa growing concern...

Post date: June 21, 2017

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