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The Kenora District is experiencing an aging population, challenges with education and shifts in the economy.That's according to a new report for the Northern Policy Institute focusing on the...

Post date: June 20, 2017

A total of 31 students have graduated from the Lake of the Woods Campus of Confederation College.Ceremonies were held yesterday under the White Cap Pavillion.Confederation College President Jim...

Post date: June 20, 2017

As everyone is gearing up for summer so is the Lake of the Woods District Property Owners Association.The association is getting ready to bring back their Lake Smart team which consists of three...

Post date: June 19, 2017

It was a busy week for the OPP.Last week the OPP conducted a 24 hour commercial motor vehicle safety blitz.Over the course of the campaign officers stopped more than 700 commercial transport trucks...

Post date: June 19, 2017

A man is biking across the country to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society.Dave Mackenzie began his journey in British Columbia and recently made his way through Kenora.Mackenzie says everyone...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Not a huge local contingent for this year's Manitoba Marathon.In fact, the top local racer was from Shoal Lake #39.Wade Green finished 80th overall in the father's day road race in a time of3...

Post date: June 19, 2017

NHL protected lists have been released in advance of the Vegas Knights' expansion draft this Wednesday. Fort Frances native Ryan Faragher and Thunder Bay's Eric Staal, Patrick Sharp and...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Muskrats could be the key to preventing floating bogs in Laurenson's Creek.In a deputation to city council, Ryan Haines with Kenora Resource Consultants says muskrats feed on cattailmats.But if...

Post date: June 19, 2017

The death toll has risen dramatically after last week's fatal fire in a high rise apartment building in London.Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy updated the numbers during a news...

Post date: June 19, 2017

The City of Kenora will be spending a lot less on it's insurance premiums this year.Council has approved a tender from Gillon's Insurance and the Frank Cowan Company for238 thousand dollars....

Post date: June 19, 2017

The OPP say they have arrested four people in connection to the theft of somelumber from the Hudson Lumber Mill.The theft was resported last month, and the OPP in Sioux Lookout say the four...

Post date: June 19, 2017

It's graduation time at Confederation College.Ceremonies are on-going at all regional campuses and they will be held in Kenora tonight and in Dryden tomorrow.President Jim Madder says students...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Provincial Police are looking to fill some vacancies at its detachments across northwestern Ontario.A recruitment drive continues with various public events and Retired Sergeant Darryl Wilson says...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Ontario's doctors are giving their support to a tentative agreement between the Ontario Medical Association and the province that allows for future disputes to be resolved through binding...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Unionized mill workers are going to be rallying today across Canada.It's to encourage the federal government to reach a negotiated softwood deal with the US before any more jobs are lost.Unifor...

Post date: June 19, 2017

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