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Deer hunters in Minnesota continue to find success this season.The state's Department of Natural Resources says more than 161-thousand deer have been harvested since the firearms season opened...

Post date: November 23, 2017

Illegal tobacco sales continue to be a problem in northern Ontario.The Ontario Convenience Stores Association says over 60 per cent of all cigarettes sold in the region are of the illegal kind.Chief...

Post date: November 23, 2017

A Food Charter is still in the works by Dryden-based Cloverbelt Local Food Co-op.The Co-op, with help from other districts and Lakehead University, have now put together an online survey to gather...

Post date: November 23, 2017

The chair of Goldcorp is being inducted into the Canadian Business Hall of Fame.Ian Telfer is one of four Canadian business leaders being recognized.The other includes George Cope, the President and...

Post date: November 23, 2017

A Minnesota politician is stepping down amid sexual harrassment allegations toward a lobbyist.In a statement, Republican Tony Cornish says his resignation is part of an agreement with the person that...

Post date: November 23, 2017

The newest family to Fort Frances is beginning to settle into their new surroundings.The Al-Zeebaree family fled ISIS-controlled Mosul in Iraq several years ago with very few possessions.They...

Post date: November 22, 2017

The province's plans to give every College student caught up in the recent faculty strike $500 dollars is being called a joke by the opposition.The money is to help students offset unexpected...

Post date: November 22, 2017

There's help coming from the federal government for college students affected by the five week long faculty strike.Labour Minister Patty Hajdu says students who have government loans, such as...

Post date: November 22, 2017

Two American residents have been fined a total of $6,000 for fishing violations on Lake of the Woods.The men from Illinois and California were found in August by Ministry of Natural Resources and...

Post date: November 22, 2017

The bargaining process is underway between the government and OPSEU, representing provincial corrections staff.Union spokesperson Greg Arnold says this time around they will be looking to gain back...

Post date: November 22, 2017

Local residents are being asked to be on the lookout of a new scam.This one from someone to be making telephone calls claiming to be from Readers Digest.The caller says you've won a $4-million...

Post date: November 22, 2017

The Northern Ontario Party continues to keep its voice in the forefront.It's renewing demands the provincial government create a northern Ministry of Fish and Wildlife run by northerners.Leader...

Post date: November 22, 2017

Two northwestern Ontario candidates are in place for next spring's provincial vote.Derek Parks will represent the PCs in Thunder Bay-Superior North.He also ran for the party in 2014, finishing...

Post date: November 22, 2017

New Gold is selling off one of its mines.Peak Mines, located in New South Wales, Australia, is being sold off to Australian-based Aurelia Metals for $58-million.New Gold has operated that gold mine...

Post date: November 22, 2017

Ontario's Financial Accountability Office is suggesting the province's plans to refurbish the Bruce and Darlington Nuclear Generating Stations will provide Ontario with low-cost and low...

Post date: November 22, 2017

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