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Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services is tackling the issue of human trafficking.It's received over $290-thousand in provincial funding to establish an anti-human trafficking committee.The...

Post date: October 04, 2017

A full three days of meeting for First Nation Chiefs from within Treaty Three.The annual fall general assembly is underway on the Shoal Lake #40 First Nation, near Kenora.A couple of high profile...

Post date: October 04, 2017

Fort Frances Muskies court teams earned victories in three of four games played in Dryden yesterday.The junior girls basketball team kept its winning streak alive with a 47-29 win over the Eagles....

Post date: October 04, 2017

Four people are facing numerous charges related to a break-in at a home in Fort Frances.OPP says firearms were taken at the time from the home located on Kings Highway.Two men from Fort Frances, a 30...

Post date: October 03, 2017

An election style debate at Queen's Park.Progressive Conservatives used yesterday's Question Period to focus on the Liberal's record for the 14 years they've been in power.Leader...

Post date: October 03, 2017

A Liberal cabinet minister is encouraging men to paint one of their nails this month.October is Child Abuse Prevention Month.Children and Youth Services Service Minister Michael Coteau has painted...

Post date: October 03, 2017

Fort Frances Muskies girls basketball and boys volleyball team back on home court today.They will host games against the Dryden Eagles.Games begin at 12 noon. Three SIJHL clubs are among the top...

Post date: October 03, 2017

OPP are reaching out to ensure you're safe on-line.October's is designated as Cyber Security Awareness Month.Manager of the Crime Outreach Program Moe Johnston says it's quite simple to...

Post date: October 03, 2017

Area schools will be giving parents greater opportunities to get involved in their children's learning.The Rainy River District School Board and two schools with the Northwest Catholic District...

Post date: October 03, 2017

A month long fundraiser for the Fort Frances Museum officially begins today.The Museum's trying to raise $20-thousand toward the restoration of the Owandem, a logging tug once used along the...

Post date: October 03, 2017

It is Mental Illness Awareness Week.It's aimed at raising awareness of mental illness.Educator-Trainer with the Canadian Mental Health Association in Fort Frances Nancy Daley-Fulton says there...

Post date: October 03, 2017

Late this morning, they said he was gone,   This afternoon,  they said he was still alive.  Late this evening, the sad news was confirmed by his long time manager.  Rock...

Post date: October 02, 2017

The motives may never be clear for two shocking incidents over the weekend.Tragedies in Edmonton and Las Vegas remind us of other incidents around the globe like London, Manchester and Barcelona....

Post date: October 02, 2017

It's official. Former Canadian astronaut Julie Payette is the new Governor General.The 53 year old is the 29th person to hold the post.Prime Minister Justin Trudeau calls her a pioneer and...

Post date: October 02, 2017

Ontario's lowest wage earners are earning for more money today.The minimum wage increased to $11.60 an hour yesterday.It scheduled to rise again January 1 to $14 an hour and $15 in 2019.Special...

Post date: October 02, 2017

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