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2009-04-2007:43:30Hydro One is past the half-way point in its project to replace a number wood hydro poles and transmission arms in northwestern Ontario.Work has been completed on more than 175...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-20The plane taken from Confederation College's aviation school in Thunder Bay and flown to the U-S more than a week ago has been returned to the College.College officials retrieved the plane...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2107:57:50Domtar has been fined $87 thousand after an arc flash burned a worker's hand and face.The incident happened in March of 2007 when an electrician was doing maintenance work at its...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2107:56:32A new government report says more needs to be done to clean up the Great Lakes and other water resources in Ontario.The study says government regulations and programs have helped to...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2107:55:55Its safe again to drink tap water in Atikokan.The Northwestern Health Unit lifted a boil water advisory late yesterday.The advisory was issued last week following a mechanical...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2107:49:53Thunder Bay-Rainy River John Rafferty says the Harper government isn't doing enough to help forestry workers caught in the wake of mill closures and bankruptcies.Speaking the house...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2107:48:26Meantime, the city of International Falls is searching for some federal funding and county support for the construction of an industrial truck route to its foreign trade zone.The...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2107:47:23The city of International Falls has accepted the retirement of its chief of police.Chris Raboin will step down at the end of this month after eleven years as the city's top cop. The...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2107:45:20Members of the Fort Frances Library Board says they need some some clear direction from town council before they can determine the next step in building the new library and...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2007:07:58Municipalities in the Rainy River district have renewed calls for more involvement in local land claims.Stanjikoming First Nation is in the midst of a claim. President of the Rainy...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2006:52:56Ontario's tourism minister says she'll consider ways of attracting more people to the province's tourist information centre in Fort Frances. Monique Smith made the comments after...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-2006:45:07The development of a regional government is being floated by some elected officials in northwestern Ontario.The idea was discussed on the weekend by delegates attending the...

Post date: April 21, 2009

2009-04-1713:05:36A Sioux Narrows man has learned the hard way to clean up his mess.A court fined 27-year-old Jess Swenson 600-dollars for failing to restore a conservation reserve site to its...

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2009-04-1713:12:54A request to maintain Ontario's Sunset Country Travel Association is getting a cool reception from the province's tourism minister.The province is looking at merging Sunset Country...

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2009-04-1713:09:47Natural Resources Minister Donna Cansfield says Ontario's not ignoring the province's forest industry.Critics have argued the province isn't doing en ought to help the industry...

Post date: April 20, 2009

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