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Fort Frances Canadians AA Atom team won their home tournament, defeating International Falls in yesterday's final, 5-2.Landen Hanson and Hunter McLean each scored twice while Dakota Cooper had...

Post date: January 29, 2018

A new Crown Attorney has been hired for the Fort Frances Court House.The Attorney Generals Office tells CFOB-News Jason Clouston will start the position March 1.He's currently a Crown Attorney in...

Post date: January 26, 2018

CN Police now have a new contract.Members of the Canadian National Railways Police Association have ratified a six-year agreement that is retroactive to January 1 of this year.CN has approximately 65...

Post date: January 26, 2018

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers is disappointed by the Trudeau government and claims the prime minister has broken a campaign promise to restore door-to-door mail delivery.CUPW national...

Post date: January 26, 2018

Premier Kathleen Wynne will be in northwestern Ontario next week.She's holding her next town hall meeting in Thunder Bay on Wednesday.The event if free and open to the public, but a release asks...

Post date: January 26, 2018

Thunder Bay's Al Hackner and Sudbury's Robbie Gordon remain perfect at 4-0 at the Northern Ontario Curling Association Senior Men's playdown in Sault. Ste. Marie.The two rinks will meet...

Post date: January 26, 2018

Tickets are still available for next week's Forget Me Not Tickets in Fort Frances, in support of the Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River.The Society says right now no tickets are available at...

Post date: January 26, 2018

More than just curling to take place at the Fort Frances Curling Club tomorrow.Members of the 116th Independent Field Battery out of Kenora will be using the area around the club to conduct winter...

Post date: January 26, 2018

CN says it will spend $3.2 billion this year upgrading its infrastructure.This includes the purchase of sixty new GE locomotives.They will be the first of 200 to be ordered over the next three years....

Post date: January 26, 2018

The survival of woodland caribou and other species at risk living on crown land will be examined by a panel set up by the province. Thunder Bay-Atikokan MPP Bill Mauro hopes to have...

Post date: January 26, 2018

A Fort Frances businesswoman wants to help other woman 'Dress For Work.'Jennifer Horton, owner of Curvy Chick, is seeking gently-used women's business attire as part of a program that...

Post date: January 25, 2018

Seniors are most likely to be diagnosed with cancer this year.That according to Cancer Care Ontario in a new report that looked at the state of Cancer in the province with a focus on seniors between...

Post date: January 25, 2018

Thunder Bay's Al Hackner has a share of the lead with two other rinks at the Northern Ontario Curling Association's senior men's curling playdown in Sault Ste. Marie.Hackner, Mike Pozihun...

Post date: January 25, 2018

Some residents will be without power briefly this weekend.Hydro One say it will go from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday afternoon.The outages will impact about 860 customers living in the townships of Senn,...

Post date: January 25, 2018

Backus Community Center in International Falls has some extra cash to work with.Citzens for Backus/AB has received a $130-thousand dollar grant from the Otto Bremer Trust.The Center's Ward...

Post date: January 25, 2018

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