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It seems Ottawa is waiting for an invitation to get involved in Thunder Bay's policing crisis.The federal Minister of Public Safety says the federal government does take issue relating to people...

Post date: June 15, 2017

Republicans in Minnesota are pushing forward with plans to take Governor Mark Dayton to court.They've filed documents seeking a reversal of the Governor's decision to eliminate legislative...

Post date: June 15, 2017

The provincial government is out with another early contract extension offer to labour.The four-year tentative deal would impact about 12-thousand government workers who are members of the...

Post date: June 15, 2017

Additional funds for the Backus Community Centre in International Falls.A $3,500 grant from the Marshall H. Knudson Family Community Fund is being put toward a Youth Art Garden.The garden was...

Post date: June 15, 2017

A partnership to help cats and dogs find new homes in southern Ontario is continuing. North Star Air is giving the Ontario SPCA $30,000 so they can keep transporting animals from remote northern...

Post date: June 15, 2017

Fort Frances Lakers have set the dates for a summer camp.It will take place at Bronco Arena in International Falls from July 14-16.It will include four scrimmages among players attending. In the...

Post date: June 15, 2017

A new budget is now in place for the town of Fort Frances.It's balanced with over $34 million in spending.This include over $7-million in capital spending and another $5-million specific to sewer...

Post date: June 15, 2017

The London Fire Bridgade will remain on the scene where a high rise apartment building in England was lit up in an inferno of fire yesterday.Crews have been working at the scene of the #Grenfelltower...

Post date: June 15, 2017

A man wanted by Police in Calgary has been arrested in Ignace.Calgary Police say 28-year-old William Kincade-Miller was picked up this morning around 4:15am.Ignace OPP say they were called to...

Post date: June 14, 2017

Construction season is well underway in Fort Frances.Work on several projects has now started.Operations and Facilities Manager Travis Rob says that include the work at the Rainy Lake Square.About 30...

Post date: June 14, 2017

The Canadian Medical Association Journal says Canadians pay more for prescription drugs than people in other countries with universal health care.The study reveals the average per  capita ...

Post date: June 14, 2017

Local residents are being asked to keep a close eye on outdoor fires over the next couple of days.The Ministry of Natural Resources says the forest fire hazard will be pushed to high and extreme...

Post date: June 14, 2017

John Rafferty has been officially declared the NDP candidate in the next provincial election in the riding of Thunder Bay-Atikokan.The former MP for Thunder Bay-Rainy River says he was comfortable...

Post date: June 14, 2017

There are signs the Canadian Coast Guard base in Kenora will stay open a little longer than had been announced.Federal officials held a teleconference with some users of Lake of the Woods recently....

Post date: June 14, 2017

A season of celebration at Confederation College's Rainy River District Campus in Fort Frances.A total of 47 students received diplomas or certificates during convacation ceremonies held Monday...

Post date: June 14, 2017

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