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The provincial government plans to intro back-to-work legislation to end the five week long College faculty strike.The Liberals will introduce the legislation today, a day when Queen's Park...

Post date: November 17, 2017

Dryden-based Cloverbelt Local Food Co-op now has a distribution hub in the Rainy River district for its on-line farmers market.The hub at Emo Feeds offers a location for the Co-op to distribute local...

Post date: November 17, 2017

Ryan Faragher, playing in his first game of the season, earned the victory in net for the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL in a 4-3 win over Rapid City.The Fort Frances netminder was acquired by Idaho...

Post date: November 16, 2017
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More volunteers have been recognized by the town of Fort Frances.A total of 67 people representing over 20 different volunteer groups are the latest recipients of the town's Canada 150 pins for...

Post date: November 16, 2017

Another shipment of illegal goods has been stopped at the U.S. border.A total of 335 home theater speaker systems containing counterfeit markers were discovered in a rail container in Rainer last...

Post date: November 16, 2017

This Thursday is Give to the Max Day in Minnesota.It's the day more than 6,000 Minnesota nonprofit groups stand to gain millions of dollars in donations, thanks to the organization known as...

Post date: November 16, 2017

A Wisconsin angler has been fined over $12-hundred for fishing for bass on Lake of the Woods when he shouldn't have.Court was told an inspection by Ministry of Natural Resource and Forestry...

Post date: November 16, 2017

A class action lawsuit has been filed by a Toronto law firm on behalf of College students impacted by the faculty strike.It's seeking refunds for students of tuition and other expenses and fees...

Post date: November 16, 2017

We should no later this morning the outcome of a vote by striking College faculty across the province to the latest contract proposal offered up by their employers.Voting by members of the Ontario...

Post date: November 16, 2017

The Fort Frances Power Corporation is offering some help in lowering those electrical costs.Free block heater timers are being made available through a pilot project be tried in several northwestern...

Post date: November 16, 2017

Fort Frances Muskies boys hockey team opened their NorWOSSA season in convincing style with an 11-1 win over the visiting Thomas Aquanis Saints of Kenora at the Ice for Kids Arena last night.Eric...

Post date: November 15, 2017

A move to end a state of emergency in Fort Frances.It's been in place since July 12, 2014, when high waters and flooding caused widespread damageTown council last night voted last night to end...

Post date: November 15, 2017

The organizing committee for the all-Ontario high school curling championships is looking for support from the town of Fort Frances.Member Rick Wiedenhoeft was at council last night speaking about...

Post date: November 15, 2017

A day to Shine the Light on Woman Abuse.Riverside Community Counselling Services is back with the campaign aimed at raising awareness about woman abuse.The campaign was first initiatived by the...

Post date: November 15, 2017

A fund is being created to help students facing financial hardships because of the prolonged college faculty strike.Minister of Advanced Education Deb Matthews instructed all colleges last week to...

Post date: November 15, 2017

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