The Newsroom

Find what you are looking for in the news.

Provincial government workers and correctional officers represented by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union have started voting on a government's proposal to extend their existing contract...

Post date: June 21, 2017

Centra Pipelines blanked C.J. Contracting 1-0 for their fourth straight win in the Borderland Soccer League's men's division.Max Williams scored the goal while Tyler Hamm was credited with...

Post date: June 21, 2017

Today is National Aboriginal Day.There are several events taking place across the Rainy River district in celebration.Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services Behavioral Health Services is hosting...

Post date: June 21, 2017

The town of Fort Frances is looking for more nominations for its Canada 150 Volunteer Award.It's a new award to be given out to recognize volunteerism in the community as part of the country'...

Post date: June 20, 2017

It was a busy week for the Ontario Provincial Police.OPP conducted a 24 hour commercial motor vehicle safety blitz last week across the province.Over the course of the campaign, officers stopped more...

Post date: June 20, 2017

A shipment of counterfeit rocket copters has been stopped at the Minnesota border in Rainer.Almost 8-thousand copters were found in a rail container by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers...

Post date: June 20, 2017

It appears a group asking for money in the Rainy River district last week was legitimate.The group said it was collecting for the Children's Joy Foundation, a registered charity in Canada.In an...

Post date: June 20, 2017

The Rainy River District School Board has received funding necessary to consolidate its two schools in the town of Rainy River as one.The $5.17 million will be used to renovate Rainy River High...

Post date: June 20, 2017

OPP say they have arrested four people in connection to the theft of lumber from a sawmill in Hudson.The theft took place last month.Police says all four turned themselves in.They've all been...

Post date: June 20, 2017

Paving at Voyageur National Park is about to begin.Entrance roads to the Rainy Lake and Ash River Visitor Centres and the boat launch parking lot at Rainy Lake will be paved.The Park says visitors...

Post date: June 20, 2017

Anglers and hunters could see some changes to licensing and reporting in 2018.The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is updating its Licensing Automation System.The biggest proposed change is...

Post date: June 20, 2017

The forest fires hazard remains low across much of northwestern Ontario.There is a pocket around Lake of the Woods listed as moderate by the Ministry of Natural Resources.There is just one active...

Post date: June 20, 2017

The death toll has risen dramatically after last week's fatal fire in a high rise apartment building in London.Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy updated the numbers during a news...

Post date: June 19, 2017

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is going to be focusing a lot of attention on the watersheds bordering Ontario.For the next two years, crews will be gathering data from the Lower Rainy River,...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Ontario's doctors are giving their support to a tentative agreement between the Ontario Medical Association and the province that allows for future disputes to be resolved through binding...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Pages