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Progressive Conservative leader Doug Ford is doing his best to win over voters in the Kenora-Rainy River Riding.Ford made visits this past week to Kenora and Dryden before traveling to Sioux Lookout...

Post date: April 11, 2018

Another Progressive Conservative MPP has been booted from caucus and disqualified as a candidate in the upcoming provincial election.The party says the move follows sexual harassment allegations made...

Post date: April 10, 2018

The salaries of Hydro One's executives are in the spotlight at Queen's Park.PC critic Vic Fedeli questions why the President and Chief Executive Officer is being being paid $6.2 million a...

Post date: April 10, 2018

OPP have released the name of the person killed in yesterday's accident along the Trans Canada Highway near Shabaqua.Police says 48-year-old Jason Calder of Thunder Bay was the driver of a pick-...

Post date: April 10, 2018

Eleven girls are this years recipients of Graduating Player Bursary Awards from the Fort Frances Girls Women's Hockey Association.They include Danielle Cridland, Maighyn DeGagne, Bryanna Dustin,...

Post date: April 10, 2018

Several multi-winners during the first day of drama competitions at the Rainy River District Festival of the Performing Arts yesterday.Maya Davis, Morgan Beckett, Cassandra Armstrong and Jenna Bailey...

Post date: April 10, 2018

A devastating mix-up in the Humboldt Broncos crash with the coroner in Saskatchewan misidentifying one of the victims.Xavier Labelle had been previously confirmed dead but is, in fact, alive while...

Post date: April 09, 2018

More people in Ontario, and here across the Rainy River district, are now eligible to access Legal Aid Services.The income level at which people can qualify has been increased six per cent.The...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Several motorists have been caught not following the calendar parking rules in Fort Frances this past winter.Statistics released by the town's by-law department show almost 200 motorists were...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Borderland Pride continues to plan for a summer Pride Week in celebration of the area's LGBTQ2S community.It's now turning to Fort Frances town council for some support.Co-chair Doug Judson...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A fundraising campaign for the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash continues to grow.As of this morning, it was well above the $4.6 million mark since it was started Saturday.Over 68-thousand...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The Trillium Gift of Life Network is asking you to register as a donor and save or change someone's life.Recent stats show that only 32 per cent of Ontario residents have formally registered...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Fort Frances Lakers season has come to an end.The Lakers lost 10-2 to the Dryden GM Ice Dogs in Dryden yesterday, giving the Dogs the best of seven semi-final series in five games.Jaedin Ness and Ian...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Visitor restrictions are back in place at Rainycrest Long Term Care Home in Fort Frances.Riverside Health Care says it's due this time to a respiratory outbreak.Visits are restricted to family...

Post date: April 09, 2018

There are new reporting procedures at Rainycrest Long Term Care.Beginning today (April 9), all visitors and guests to the Fort Frances home will have to sign in and sign out each time.A visitors log...

Post date: April 09, 2018

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