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OPP are looking for the public's help in locating a 15-year-old boy.Police says Dale Berg was last seen yesterday in Fort Frances.He is described as being 6' with a thin build and short black...

Post date: June 28, 2017

A Montreal man has been identified as the victim of a fatal car crash on Highway 17 Monday morning, west of Kenora.OPP say 31 year-old Jason Vallieres-Cote was the driver of one of two vehicles...

Post date: June 28, 2017

A high profile federal cabinet minister is in Thunder Bay for an announcement.Health Minister Jane Philpott is scheduled to reveal details about what the government has in mind regarding Indigenous...

Post date: June 28, 2017

Molson Canadian is recognizing a taste of who Fort Frances is.Ken Christianson, Sarah Marusyk and Linda Hamilton have been presented with specially designed wooden crates from Molson during a...

Post date: June 28, 2017

Another returning player for the Fort Frances Lakers.Kenora's Jack Bernie is back a third season.He had 15 goals and 32 points in 55 games last year.Coach Wayne Strachan says Bernie can play...

Post date: June 28, 2017

The location for new regional detachment for the Ontario Provincial Police has been identified.It's be constructed on land next the Fort Frances water tower on McIrvine Road.Infrastructure...

Post date: June 28, 2017

The tourist information centre in Fort Frances will stay open an extra month.The town planned to end its lease with the province at the end of August due to a lack of funding, but a new agreement and...

Post date: June 27, 2017

A group looking to make Fort Frances Age Friendly is now looking at the next steps.It's asking the town for assistance on moving forward on some 15 action items to achieve its goal.The items come...

Post date: June 27, 2017

Twelve different organizations are this year's recipients of funding through the Moffat Family Fund.A total of $55-thousand was distributed by Fort Frances Mayor Roy Avis during last night's...

Post date: June 27, 2017

A request to change the name of Colonization Road is now before Fort Frances town councilCouncil last night received the request and a petition signed by about 200 names at their meeting last night....

Post date: June 27, 2017

More duties will be imposed on softwood lumber from Canada.A preliminary ruling by the U.S. Commerce Department suggests softwood lumber from Canada has been sold in the U.S. at less than fair market...

Post date: June 27, 2017

The Alzheimer's Society of Kenora-Rainy River is looking for your help to expand its music project.It provides individual with Alzheimer's or dementia with an iPod full of their favourite...

Post date: June 27, 2017

Max Williams scored five times in leading Centra Pipeline to an 8-1 win over Pharmasave in the Borderland Soccer League's men's division.Jeff Hyatt added a pair with Niko Veldhuisen scoring...

Post date: June 27, 2017

New rules into buying or selling tickets for major sporting or concert events are coming to Ontario.The province proposes to ban the use of ticket bots, used to scoop up large amounts of tickets, and...

Post date: June 27, 2017

The OPP says it's seen an alarming increase in the number of sexual assaults in this region.That's why the police have teamed up with 15 other agencies in northwestern Ontario to launcha new...

Post date: June 27, 2017

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