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Two medals for Atikokan teams at the NorWOSSA championships in Kenora.The Voyageurs senior boys claimed gold thanks to a 61-49 win over Sioux North yesterday.Atikokan's junior boys settled for...

Post date: February 15, 2019

The NorWOSSA Double "a" championships are being held today in Kenora.Three Fort Frances teams already have a bye into the gold medal games after finishing first in their divisions.The only...

Post date: February 15, 2019

A convoy of supporters for pipelines are making its way to Ottawa.Convoy For Canada expects to pass through northwestern Ontario this weekend, reaching Kenora as early as today and Thunder Bay by...

Post date: February 15, 2019

Enbridge Gas, operating as Union Gas, is reminding residents to keep snow and ice from building up or covering your natural gas meter.Officials says it can impede gas actually getting into your home....

Post date: February 14, 2019

More money for programs and services provided by the Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River.It's coffee break challenge, held in January, raised about 33-hundred dollars.Nine businesses and...

Post date: February 14, 2019

Working alongside several other agencies, the OPP have rescued 43 Mexican born workers brought to Ontario under false pretenses.The workers, mostly men aged 20 to 46, had been living in squalid...

Post date: February 14, 2019

Atikokan will have teams in all four of the NorWOSSA Single "a" Court sport finals today in Kenora.The Voyageurs won all three of their semi-final games yesterday.In the closest game of the...

Post date: February 14, 2019

The deal between Resolute Forest Products and an unnamed community re-developer could be finalized in May.Spokesperson Seth Kursman says they've received a number of expressions of interest for...

Post date: February 14, 2019

The OPP are providing an update on Monday's fatal crash.At around 2:30 that afternoon, police responded to reports of a three vehicle collision on Highway 17-A and the instersection of Highway...

Post date: February 13, 2019

Ontario is seeing a decline in the number of American travellers crossing the border by vehicle.The latest numbers from Statistics Canada indicate just under 347-thousand US visitors entered into the...

Post date: February 13, 2019

Fort Frances town council has tabled a resolution that calls for, among other things, Resolute Forest Products to give potential bidders for the mill the time necessary to submit a proposal....

Post date: February 12, 2019

Fort Frances Mayor June Caul says the town is still working hard toward getting Resolute Forest Products mill reopened.The town has formed a special committee, focusing on how best to lobby for its...

Post date: February 12, 2019

A Fort Frances woman has been charged in connection with a break-in at a Fort Frances business.Police were called to the unnamed business Monday morning.As a result of their investigation, the 39-...

Post date: February 12, 2019

A heater sold at Canadian Tire is being recalled due to a burn and fire hazard.The Home Collections Round PTC Heater was sold between June 2016 and April 2018.The concern is if the unit tips over,...

Post date: February 12, 2019

There's another player in Ontario's beer market.Loblaw is launching its No-Name brand of beer later this week.It was first tried as a pilot in the fall as part of Premier Ford's buck-a-...

Post date: February 12, 2019

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