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The provincial government says it's keeping an eye on the situation with the company that provides winter road maintenance in parts of northwestern Ontario.It follows news that the parent company...

Post date: January 18, 2018

Teaching students at Lakehead University are meeting with potential employers today.The school is holding it's annual Education Career Fair.Student Success Advisor Christina Buzzi says students...

Post date: January 18, 2018

Minnesota's Department of Natural Resources in International Falls would benefit under a $1.5 billion bonding proposal for infrastructure upgrades Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is hoping will...

Post date: January 18, 2018

The Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association is seeking a change to the way railways are taxed in the province.It's a proposal first put forward by the town of Fort Frances.NOMA director, and...

Post date: January 18, 2018

A GOFUNDME page has been set up for the surviving members of the McLaughlin family of Nipigon who were involved in a fatal collision between their SUV and a transport near Vermillion Bay on Saturday...

Post date: January 17, 2018

A brand of vodka is re-working its label to bring awareness of a declining polar bear population.Polar Ice Vodka is removing the image of a polar bear off its label in a re-launch of a limited...

Post date: January 17, 2018

Hailey Beaudry of Fort Frances has earned a spot in the championship round at the World Junior Women's Curling Championship in Shawinigan, Quebec.Her Thunder Bay-based rink defeated Nuvanet 12-2...

Post date: January 17, 2018

The Rainy River District School Board appears to be in line for some cash.Thunder Bay-Atikokan MPP Bill Mauro's office says an announcement will be made tomorrow at Atikokan High School.It comes...

Post date: January 16, 2018

The planning for new child care centres in the Rainy River district is underway.Four proposals involving area school boards and the Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board were all...

Post date: January 16, 2018

Confederation College is urging the provincial government to do more to help post-secondary schools. Vice President of College Services Ken Adams told a provincial finance standing committee...

Post date: January 16, 2018

Ontario Northland is expanding it's bus service to parts of northwestern and northeastern Ontario.It will now service Wawa and White River as well as Espanola and Sault Ste Marie.The company says...

Post date: January 16, 2018

The company that clears our highways is shutting its doors. In a statement on its website, UK-based Carillion says it will continue providing services as normal while it's in liquidation....

Post date: January 16, 2018

The union representing CN Police officers says it's reached a tentative agreement with the rail company on a new labour contract.Details of the agreement aren't being released pending the...

Post date: January 16, 2018

Some are holding out hope of progress as North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations resume this week in Montreal.However, Unifor President Jerry Dias is taking an opposite stance.He says NAFTA...

Post date: January 16, 2018

Hailey Beaudry of Fort Frances and her Thunder Bay rink lost their only game yesterday at the Canadian Junior Curling Championship in Shawinigan, Quebec, falling 11-4 to Newfoundland-Labrador.Beaudry...

Post date: January 16, 2018

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