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Fort Frances Her-ricanes are off to the final of the Rainy River District Women's Fastball League playoffs.They advanced with a 13-3 win over Dawson, sending the Tigers to the relegation side for...

Post date: August 15, 2017

The town of Fort Frances is bending the ears of a few provincial cabinet minister this week.Mayor Roy Avis, along with councillors Paul Ryan and June Caul and Chief Administrative Officer Doug Brown...

Post date: August 15, 2017

Making the North American Free Trade Agreement more modern and progressive is Canada's goal, leading up to negotiations this week. As Canada, the U.S., and Mexico prepare for talks on...

Post date: August 14, 2017

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is warning the forest fire situation in the region is escalating.Fourteen new fires were reported yesterday, including a human caused blaze at Jackfish...

Post date: August 14, 2017

Provincial Police are asking motorists to slow down and take it easy as our summer holidays near an end.OPP say there have been eleven fatal collisions across northwestern Ontario so far this year....

Post date: August 14, 2017

Environment Canada is getting ready to unveil it's work plan for the Lake of the Woods drainage basin.The federal government promised $5.5 million dollars last year for scientific research.Todd...

Post date: August 14, 2017

A new campaign has been launched to oppose the privatization of medical services in Ontario.The Ontario Health Coalition is taking a giant teddy bear on tour as part of the campaign.Executive...

Post date: August 14, 2017
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The latest inductees to the Fort Frances Sports Hall of Fame have been honouredAn athletes, three builders, two team, and two inductees to the Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame were recognized...

Post date: August 14, 2017

A couple of podium finishes for Steve Arpin at the Global Rallycross Championship races in Atlantic City.The Fort Frances native finished third in both Saturday's and Sunday's features.He...

Post date: August 14, 2017

A woman is dead and 19 other people are injured after a car rammed into a group protesting against a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.Police confirmed on social media 20-year-old...

Post date: August 13, 2017
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Bill Godin from Devlin and Leroy Wilson from International Falls can now call themselves three-time Kenora Bass International Champions.Godin and Wilson topped the leaderboard with a three day weight...

Post date: August 12, 2017

A good day for three past champions of the Kenora Bass International.Matt Rydberg and Brian McNanney from Sioux Narrows hold down top spotwith a weight of 35.72 pounds.They had an impressive catch of...

Post date: August 11, 2017

Mother Nature is putting on one of her more spectacular light shows this weekend with the Perseid meteor shower.The Backyard Astronomer Gary Boyle says the shooting stars happen as Earth ploughs...

Post date: August 11, 2017

A former Fort Frances man has been named president of the Canadian Association of Optometrists.Dr. Michael Dennis was selected to the position following the Association's gathering at the end of...

Post date: August 11, 2017

A Dryden man has been fined $1,800 dollars for dumping garbage on Crown land.Court heard Christian Johnston, who was paid to take load of garbage to the Dryden landfill, ended up dropping it off at...

Post date: August 11, 2017

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