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Canada Post says it can no longer guarantee your mail or parcels will make it to their destination on time.Rotating strikes by the Canadian Union of Postal Workers shut down two major processing...

Post date: November 15, 2018

Some dire predictions from Ontario's Environment Commissioner in her annual report.Diane Saxe says Ontario temperatures will continue to rise due to global warming, and flooding will increase due...

Post date: November 15, 2018

A Thunder Bay man, who formerly lived in Fort Frances, has been charged in a bizarre incident east of the city.Just after midnight Tuesday, a pick-up truck was spotted travelling on the Trans Canada...

Post date: November 15, 2018

Police officers will no longer be subject to an investigation by the Special Investigation Unit if a person dies when officers administer naloxone to an overdose victim.Minister of Community Safety...

Post date: November 15, 2018

A grocery store in Cook, Minnesota has been heavily damaged by fire.St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says the blaze at Z-Ups broke out shortly before 9 p.m. Monday.The store was not open at the...

Post date: November 14, 2018

Fort Frances Police Services Board is looking for people interested in serving on the board.Two provincially appointed positions open up with the election of John McTaggart and Andrew Hallikas to...

Post date: November 14, 2018

OPP are investigating a couple of thefts in the town of Rainy River.Late last week, a 2009 Chrysler Sebring was stolen from a home on Third Street.In a second incident, police say a couple of rifles...

Post date: November 14, 2018

Seven Generations is getting ready to launch a new nursing program.A nine-month All-Nations nurse's post-secondary entry program will be offered in Kenora, Sioux Lookout, Dryden, and Fort Frances...

Post date: November 14, 2018

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers is plotting its next move after failing to come to an agreement with Canada Post despite the help of a federal mediator.The mediator's mandate ended Monday....

Post date: November 13, 2018

Even though Canada and the United States have reached a new trade deal, 20% softwood lumber tariffs remain in place.Unifor Local National representative Stephen Boon is urging the Canadian government...

Post date: November 13, 2018

Another step in the plans for a massive power line in northwestern Ontario.Wataynikaneyap Power has issued a request for proposals for the engineering, procurement and construction of an 1,800-...

Post date: November 13, 2018

New signs are starting to pop up across Ontario, announcing the province is open for business.There's been lots of talk about how much the signs are costing the Ford Government.Northern...

Post date: November 13, 2018

A new organizing committee for this year's Christmas parade in Fort Frances.TD Canada Trust's Katie Trigg and Heather Gill have taken over.Trigg says they can always use added support."...

Post date: November 13, 2018

A new sale tax in International Falls could be in place a year from now.Almost 63 per cent of voters last Tuesday night agreed to the one per cent added tax to be placed on purchases to help cover...

Post date: November 13, 2018

Three people face a list of charges after a huge drug bust in Dryden.Police from the OPP's Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, Community Street Crime Unit and the Dryden Police Service executed...

Post date: November 13, 2018

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