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Anglers and hunters could see some changes to licensing and reporting in 2018.The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is updating its Licensing Automation System.The biggest proposed change is...

Post date: June 20, 2017

Paving at Voyageur National Park is about to begin.Entrance roads to the Rainy Lake and Ash River Visitor Centres and the boat launch parking lot at Rainy Lake will be paved.The Park says visitors...

Post date: June 20, 2017

OPP say they have arrested four people in connection to the theft of lumber from a sawmill in Hudson.The theft took place last month.Police says all four turned themselves in.They've all been...

Post date: June 20, 2017

The Rainy River District School Board has received funding necessary to consolidate its two schools in the town of Rainy River as one.The $5.17 million will be used to renovate Rainy River High...

Post date: June 20, 2017

It appears a group asking for money in the Rainy River district last week was legitimate.The group said it was collecting for the Children's Joy Foundation, a registered charity in Canada.In an...

Post date: June 20, 2017

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is going to be focusing a lot of attention on the watersheds bordering Ontario.For the next two years, crews will be gathering data from the Lower Rainy River,...

Post date: June 19, 2017

The death toll has risen dramatically after last week's fatal fire in a high rise apartment building in London.Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy updated the numbers during a news...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Fort Frances racer Steve Arpin failed to capitalize on his success Saturday, finishing last in the feature race at the Global Rallycross Championship in Ottawa yesterday.Arpin lasted just a lap....

Post date: June 19, 2017

Fort Frances Chamber of Commerce is again looking for talent for this year's Quest for the Best.It takes place July 21 as part of the Fort Frances Canadian Bass Championship.Executive Director...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Ontario's doctors are giving their support to a tentative agreement between the Ontario Medical Association and the province that allows for future disputes to be resolved through binding...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Public feedback is now being taken on proposed changes to the provincial bait fish management plan.The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is looking to create new bait fish management zones...

Post date: June 19, 2017

A change of heart for the federal government regarding the future of inland Coast Guard bases.The Minister of Fisheries and Oceans says there is no intent to close bases, including one based in...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Two residents of Couchiching First Nation are facing drug charges.OPP, along with Treaty Three Police, discovered a quantity of crystal methamphetamine and stolen property after executing a search...

Post date: June 19, 2017

Final numbers for our weather are now in.Environment Canada's Rob Kuhn says for the most part is was an average month.Kuhn says we did see a few pronounced swings in the temperatures during the...

Post date: June 19, 2017

There will be at least one elementary school in Fort Frances with a new principal in the fall.Peg Keefer, who had been working out of the Rainy River District Board Office for the past year, will...

Post date: June 19, 2017

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