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As the snow banks disappear, the spring clean-up will begin.It's also a time when discarded needles will become more visible.The Northwestern Health Unit is offering some assistance.Manager of...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A fatal bus crash in Saskatchewan is reverberating through Northwestern Ontario's hockey community.SIJHL Commissioner Bryan Graham tells us that it's hard to put into words how the collision...

Post date: April 08, 2018

In Saskatchewan, the death toll has risen to 15 in a fatal bus crash involving the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team. In a statement, RCMP have confirmed that a fifteenth person passed away...

Post date: April 08, 2018

The Dryden GM Ice Dogs and Fort Frances Lakers will pause to remember and recognize the Humboldt Broncos hockey team tomorrow (Sunday) afternoon.Canadian hockey fans are reeling from the shock of a...

Post date: April 07, 2018

Saskatchewan RCMP have confirmed 14 deaths in a crash involving a junior hockey team. They say 14 others were injured when a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos was involved in the collision with...

Post date: April 07, 2018

A five-point night from Adam Withers which included a pair of goals, kept the Fort Frances Lakers season alive with a 6-3 win over the Dryden GM Ice Dogs at the Ice for Kids Arena last night.Dogs...

Post date: April 06, 2018

Vocal competitions at the Rainy River District Festival of the Performing Arts have wrapped up.Just three classes were held yesterday.Alexis Latter and Taryn Oster each tied for first in two classes...

Post date: April 06, 2018

More warning about unsafe ice conditions.The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says there have been more than half a dozen reports in the past week of anglers and ATVs breaking through the...

Post date: April 06, 2018

You can help out the Canadian Cancer Society this month by buying a daffodil pin. The annual fundraiser is officially under way across northwestern Ontario. Spokesperson Maria Cabral says...

Post date: April 06, 2018

Two more Ontario cabinet ministers have announced they won't be running for re-election in this spring's provincial election.Tracy McCharles and Michael Chan both issued statements on their...

Post date: April 06, 2018

Ontario's politicians are being pressed to keep the province's public services public.The Ontario Public Service Employees Union plans to be at the forefront of those discussions in the weeks...

Post date: April 06, 2018

OPP have now released the names of two people who died over the weekend near Kenora.The bodies of 57 year old Peter Karschewski and 62 year old Diane Karschewski were located last Saturday afternoon....

Post date: April 06, 2018

The shadow of Stacey DeBungee's 2015 death continues to loom over the Thunder Bay Police Service.The City's Police Board is supposed to decide whether there should be a hearing into how...

Post date: April 06, 2018

A pair of local vocalists in the spotlight during the second day of competitions at the Rainy River District Festival of the Performing Arts.Anna Schwartz claimed eight first place finishes, all with...

Post date: April 05, 2018

Another public information session on a road improvement project in the International Falls area.Representatives with the Minnesota Department of Transportation will be at the AmericInn tonight...

Post date: April 05, 2018

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