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Employers who know asked for a doctor's note when a worker is away for a period of time, won't be able do so next year.New labour law legislation pending approval at Queen's Park bans the...

Post date: June 12, 2017

With less than a year until the next provincial election, the Progressive Conservativesare shaking up it's shadow cabinet.Newly elected Sault Ste. Marie M.P.P. Ross Romano becomes the critic for...

Post date: June 12, 2017

The MP for Kenora is very happy with the latest investment from the provincial government.The provincial government has given Lake of the Woods District Hospital 2.5 million dollars to begin planning...

Post date: June 12, 2017

Healthy eating is getting easier for some in the region.Tbaytel awarded $5,000 to the Thunder Bay Food Bank through its For Good Community Fund, which will go towards cold storage for fresh produce....

Post date: June 12, 2017

An inquest is scheduled to begin today looking into the death ofGrassy Narrows resident Gloria Assin.Assin was killed while being transported to the Kenora Detachment of theOPP in the back of a...

Post date: June 12, 2017

The entertainment world has lost an iconic actor.According to his family, 88-year old Adam West passed away Friday night after a short battle with leukemia.West was most famous for his role as Batman...

Post date: June 11, 2017

Sad news from the entertainment world, as multiple news reports indicate Adam West has died of leukemia.  The actor played Batman in the TV series during the 60's.He recently voiced Mayor...

Post date: June 10, 2017

Ultima Foods is recalling iögo nanö Strawberry Drinkable Yogurt due to possible pieces of plastic in the product.The Canadian Food Inspection Agency issued the recall, with no reported illnesses.The...

Post date: June 10, 2017

For the first time ever, Dryden will host Pride Day activities on Saturday.Opening ceremonies are planned for noon at City Hall, with a Pride March to Cooper Park at 1:00pm.There will entertainment,...

Post date: June 09, 2017

You have a chance to meet some of the cats from the Kenora Cat Shelter.The Cat Shelter is hosting an adoption day and barbecue event this weekend.The event will be taking place at Pet Valu from 10am...

Post date: June 09, 2017

They're ba-aack! Forest Tent Caterpillars have returned to parts of northwestern Ontariowith a vengeance.Dr. Taylor Scarr is Ontario's entomologist and says unfortunately the so-...

Post date: June 09, 2017

The provincial government is getting kudos for increasing the amount ofaboriginal education opportunities in local schools.A recent report from People For Education shows the has been a...

Post date: June 09, 2017

The City of Kenora isn't giving up it's quest for funding for it's aging bridges.City council passed it's municipal budget this week, and it contains 1.9 million dollarsfor road and...

Post date: June 09, 2017

Liquor Control Board employees in Ontario are set to strike in the early morning hours of June 26th.If they do 8,000 workers will walk the picket lines.The Ontario Public Service Employees Union says...

Post date: June 09, 2017
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Proving that antique cars are meant to be driven, a trio from the Maritimes has been drawing a lot of attention in Dryden over the past couple of days.Brian and Edie Murray from Belleisle Nova Scotia...

Post date: June 09, 2017

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