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After nine days of deliberations, a jury returned a unanimous verdict of not guilty acquitting three former Montreal, Maine and Atlantic Railway for role in the fatal explosion in Lac-Mégantic five...

Post date: January 20, 2018

Prime Minister Trudeau is heading to America next month.Trudeau's visit runs February 7th to 10th and includes stops in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago.While in LA, Trudeau will speak at...

Post date: January 19, 2018

Canadian travellers in and around the popular Jamaican tourist destination of Montego Bay are being urged to exercise a high degree of caution after the local government declared a state of emergency...

Post date: January 19, 2018

There appears to be common ground between Dryden City Council and Eagle Lake First Nation to sit down in a bid to strengthen relations.Chief Arnold Gardner has sent an open letter to Mayor Greg...

Post date: January 18, 2018

The provincial government says it's keeping an eye on the situation with the company that provides winter road maintenance in parts of northwestern Ontario.It follows news that the parent company...

Post date: January 18, 2018

A group of high school students at Fort Frances High are pushing for a recycling program at the school.They say with vending machines around a lot of plastic especially is ending up in trash cans...

Post date: January 18, 2018

An expansion for the Rainy River Cannabis Collective.One year after opening a medical marijuana clinic in Fort Frances, the owners have now set up in Thunder Bay.Co-owner Angela Olson says expansion...

Post date: January 18, 2018

Hailey Beaudry of Fort Frances and her Thunder Bay rink lost 7-4 to Quebec at the Canadian Junior Women's Curling Championship in Shawinigan, Quebec.That leaves her rink with a 3-4 record in the...

Post date: January 18, 2018

A Thunder Bay man has plead guilty to two counts of fraud against the Kashechewan First Nation and Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada.Joe Crupi will served three years in jail.He's also been...

Post date: January 18, 2018

Labour groups are gathering in Ottawa to discuss the increasing rate of violence in the health care sector.Representatives from seventeen unions who represent nurses and other health care workers are...

Post date: January 18, 2018

Teaching students at Lakehead University are meeting with potential employers today.The school is holding it's annual Education Career Fair.Student Success Advisor Christina Buzzi says students...

Post date: January 18, 2018

Minnesota's Department of Natural Resources in International Falls would benefit under a $1.5 billion bonding proposal for infrastructure upgrades Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is hoping will...

Post date: January 18, 2018

The Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association is seeking a change to the way railways are taxed in the province.It's a proposal first put forward by the town of Fort Frances.NOMA director, and...

Post date: January 18, 2018

A GOFUNDME page has been set up for the surviving members of the McLaughlin family of Nipigon who were involved in a fatal collision between their SUV and a transport near Vermillion Bay on Saturday...

Post date: January 17, 2018

A brand of vodka is re-working its label to bring awareness of a declining polar bear population.Polar Ice Vodka is removing the image of a polar bear off its label in a re-launch of a limited...

Post date: January 17, 2018

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