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Calls for a re-set to the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Woman and Girls, and the resignation of the remaining four commissioners.Those requests came as two commissioners...

Post date: July 27, 2017

Koochiching County Board of Commissioners is being asked to hire an additional probation officer.The County currently has four with two assigned to adult offenders.Chief Probation Officer Wally...

Post date: July 27, 2017

A public meeting will be held tonight a proposed housing development in the east end of Fort Frances.The town wants to gather input on a 27-lot sub-division along Erin Crescent.The meeting takes...

Post date: July 27, 2017

New Gold is making changes to its senior management team.Paula Myson has been appointed the company's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial OfficerShe replaces Brian Penny who will remain...

Post date: July 27, 2017

In the Rainy River District Women's Fastball Playoffs, the Dawson Tigers upset Big Grassy 8-7.Northwest Bay downed the Mud Dogs 23-13.Fort Frances Herricanes were 12-5 winners over Emo.Red Gut...

Post date: July 27, 2017

Project Sunset will hold its second annual Police Activity League Golf event at Heron Landing today.It's an opportunity for youth involved to build relationships and connect with trusted adults....

Post date: July 27, 2017

The Ministry of Environment says it was only notified yesterday afternoon of a spill last week at the Packaging Corporation of America's mill in International Falls.The MOE issued a statement...

Post date: July 27, 2017

The federal Indigenous Affairs minister suggests its time to dismantle what she calls the child welfare industry in Canada.She made those comments while speaking at the Assembly of First Nations...

Post date: July 26, 2017

A case that had been before the courts the past two years has now landed before Koochiching County Commissioners.An landowner is seeking requesting a Cartway to access his property currently without...

Post date: July 26, 2017

Lions clubs in Fort Frances and Emo are cancelling a golf tournament scheduled for this Saturday.Organizers of the Lions Legacy tournament says they didn't get enough participants to go ahead...

Post date: July 26, 2017

Some information about the workforce needs of employers around International Falls and Koochiching County.The Voyage Forward Initiative's Workforce Development Destiny Driver has released the...

Post date: July 26, 2017

A conference in Duluth has brought together police, lawyers, social workers and doctors for a new approach to helping victims of child sexual abuse.Instead of dealing separately with various agencies...

Post date: July 26, 2017

The Prime Minister is coming to northwestern Ontario.Justin Trudeau will visit Kenora this week.While no details have been confirmed yet, it's believed part of his tour will include a visit to...

Post date: July 26, 2017

In the Borderland Soccer League, Centra Pipeline defeated Manitou Forest Products 4-1 in a men's division contest.Jeff Hyatt, Josh Fuhr, Braedon Keast and Cameron Gobeil scored for Centra.Chris...

Post date: July 26, 2017

A section of Scott Street in Fort Frances is closed to traffic again, beginning today.It's to allow work crews to replace the sidewalk on both sides of the 200 block.Trees along the block are...

Post date: July 26, 2017

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