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An aboriginal health conference this week is focussing on language and culture.James Vukelich is an American educator working on indigenous language revitalization and is one of the keynote speakers....

Post date: February 21, 2019

An update on the housing situation in the City of Kenora.The second housing forum is taking place this morning, to follow up on the initial conference that took place back in the fall.Mayor Dan...

Post date: February 21, 2019

Lawyers for the families of six of the seven youth who were the subject of the First Nations Youth Inquest continue to grade the progress made in year two of meeting the inquest jury’s 145...

Post date: February 21, 2019

A couple of new recruits for the Treaty Three Police Services.Two new constables have been sworn in this week after completing their training at the Ontario Police College and the Ontario Provincial...

Post date: February 21, 2019

Both of Kenora's boys high school hockey teams are on the ropes in their semi-final playoff series.St. Thomas Aquinas was doubled up 6-3 last night in Fort Frances by the Muskies.Fort now leads...

Post date: February 21, 2019

New Gold is again lowering production expectations at its Rainy River mine.More than 227-thousand ounces of gold was produced in 2018.That's below the 330-thousand the company had expected after...

Post date: February 20, 2019

Two people are back home safe and sound after being stranded on Moose Lake, near the American border southwest of Thunder Bay.Provincial Police responded to a report of a man and a woman who were...

Post date: February 20, 2019

The Kenora Detachment of the OPP  has made a big dent in the number of staff vacancies.Five new police recruits have been hired and began their first day on the job this morning.Virginia...

Post date: February 20, 2019

An annual aboriginal health care conference is taking place over the next two days at Seven Generations Event Center.This is the 5th year for the conference, which is put on by WNHAC (WAASEGIIZHIG...

Post date: February 20, 2019

The City of Kenora says it will work with developers on creation of a new resort on Lakeview Drive.The Grace Anne Cottage Club is looking to build a 35 unit complex on the Anchor Inn property.Mayor...

Post date: February 20, 2019

A problem at Dryden High School that is pervasive and a pressing issue.That's what the Director of Education at the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board calls it as he discussed problems with...

Post date: February 20, 2019

A tough night for Kenora girls High School hockey teams.St. Thomas Aquinas lost game one of their best-of-three semi-final against the Fort Frances Muskies 4-3 in overtime.Rebecca Machura, Chelsea...

Post date: February 20, 2019

The Ontario Fire Marshall's Office has been called in to help investigate a fire that destroyed a cottage on Clearwater Bay.The OPP say the fire was reported on Kendall Inlet Road around 1:00...

Post date: February 20, 2019

The Kenora Triple "a" Midget Thistles will be on the outside looking in when the Play-offs begin in the Manitoba Midget Hockey League.The Thistles split their games over the weekend,...

Post date: February 19, 2019

Arbitration hearings between Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers resume today.They are aimed at reaching a contract settlement between the two sides.Witnesses are being brought...

Post date: February 19, 2019

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