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The provincial Far North Electoral Boundary Commission is out with its final report, with a call to double the number of political ridings in the north.The new Kenora-Rainy River boundary will...

Post date: August 09, 2017

The Mayor of Sioux Lookout is praising the relationship his community has with First Nations within the Nishnawbe Aski Nation.Mayor Doug Lawrance helped open the three day Keewaywin Conference at the...

Post date: August 09, 2017

The federal government is helping young Canadians pursue their passion for teaching in Indigenous communities in northwestern Ontario.The Liberals are spending $1.6-million to support the 'Teach...

Post date: August 09, 2017

Lakehead University is renewing its partnership with David Barnett as Dean of the school's Faculty of Engineering.LU says under his leadership, the department has developed new graduate programs...

Post date: August 09, 2017

A traffic stop in Kenora has resulted in a large drug bust.Over the weekend Treaty Three officers conducted a traffic stop in Kenora.During the stop a large amount of drugs were located in the...

Post date: August 09, 2017

Country and Pop star Glenn Campbell is gone at age 81. The singers family announced his passing today on Campbell's official website. Campbell had suffered from Alzheimer's Disease for...

Post date: August 08, 2017

A boost for the Lake of the Woods District Hospital Foundation.Dufresne Furniture has donated 50 thousand dollar to the CT Scan Campaign.The current CT Scan is 13 years old and needs to be replaced....

Post date: August 08, 2017

The provincial government is investing in three community health facilities in northwestern Ontario.Changes Recovery Homes in Keewatin is receiving more than $107,000 to make the facility more...

Post date: August 08, 2017

A group of Metis youth paddling across Ontario will have some special quests on their next leg of their journey.Premier Kathleen Wynne says she and her partner, Jane Rounthwaite, plan to join the...

Post date: August 08, 2017

The union representing College faculty across Ontario, including those at Confederation College, is still hopeful of reaching a settlement at the bargaining table.The Ontario Public Service Employees...

Post date: August 08, 2017

The fire hazard remains at high across northwestern Ontario.The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry says they are dealing with multiple new starts on a daily basis.A number of the fires are in...

Post date: August 08, 2017

Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath says a public inquiry into the safety and security of residents living in long term care homes doesn't go far enough.Horwath says the Liberal government has...

Post date: August 08, 2017

The North American Free Trade Agreement will be up for renegotiation starting on August 16th.Speaking in Kenora last week, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the U.S. is Canada's most important...

Post date: August 08, 2017

Provincial Police are concerned about a steady increase in "move over" charges.Police say the numbers have gone up each year over the past five years, a clear sign that many drivers still...

Post date: August 08, 2017

The summer political spotlight is shining on the federal NDP as members go through the process of trying to select a new leader.   A Lakehead University political science professor thinks...

Post date: August 08, 2017

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