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Leaving your stash of cannabis and related products out in the open is asking for trouble with your pet, says the CEO of Grey Wolf Animal Health.Veterinarian Dr. Ian Sandler says edibles are a bigger...

Post date: October 18, 2018

Police are involved in the search for two people now from Big Island First Nation.OPP say 14-year-old Johnny Shawataskung was reported missing last night.He was last seen at Rainy River High School...

Post date: October 18, 2018

Tragedy on the Big Grassy First Nation on Lake of the Woods.Two people are dead after a boat capsized Monday evening near Manitou Island.A third person is still missing.The OPP's Marine and...

Post date: October 18, 2018

Canadians previously convicted of possessing pot will soon be able to apply for pardons without the wait time.Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Ralph Goodale made the announcement...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Postal services could be interrupted across Canada starting next week.The Canadian Union of Postal Workers has issued a 72-hour strike notice to Canada Post and says rotating strikes will begin on...

Post date: October 17, 2018

The search for a missing man from Big Island First Nation continues.26-year-old Bradley Kirkrude jr. was last seen in the community October 8.Police are also looking into the circumstances...

Post date: October 17, 2018

A strong turnout to the first day of voting in the municipal elections in Fort Frances.A total of 583 people cast ballots Monday.That is just over 11 per cent of the more than 51-hundred eligible...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Tbaytel has named its finalists for this fall's For Good campaign.There are no groups from the Rainy River district included.Three of the finalists for the $15-hundred prize are from Thunder Bay...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Nick Lucas notched his first SIJHL hattrick is leading the Fort Frances Lakers to a 6-4 win over the visiting Dryden GM Ice Dogs at the Ice For Kids Arena lat night.The win ended a two game losing...

Post date: October 17, 2018

The Fort Frances Public and Technology Centre is saying thanks to its many volunteers.A luncheon was held yesterday in their honour.Chief Executive Officer Caroline Goulding says the volunteers are...

Post date: October 17, 2018

MPPs at Queen's Park are remembering an Indigenous leader from northwestern Ontario.Both Greg Rickford and Sol Mamakwa spokes at Queen's Park Monday to remember the life of Steven Fobister Sr...

Post date: October 17, 2018

History is being made in Canada today with the legalization of recreational cannabis.Here in Ontario, you can only buy cannabis products online and only from the Ontario Cannabis Store which...

Post date: October 17, 2018

If you're looking for marijuana in Fort Frances, don't go to the Rainy River Cannabis Collective in Fort Frances.The medical marijuana clinic is celebrating the legalization today.Co-owner...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Premier Doug Ford says Ontario is ready for the legalization of marijuana.But he also is critical of the way the Trudeau government has rolled out the whole legalization process."It was three...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Borderland Pride is endorsing seven candidates running for public school board seats in the Rainy River district.It follows a short survey which asked candidates for their opinion on diversity and...

Post date: October 16, 2018

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