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Confederation College is eliminating three programsThe Power Engineering Technician, Civil Engineering Technology and Child and Youth Care programs are all being suspended at the end of this school...

Post date: January 30, 2018

John Rafferty will not be running in the provincial election in June representing the Thunder Bay-Atikokan riding for the NDP.In a news release, the riding association says he's begun treatment...

Post date: January 30, 2018

The Rainy River District Rights Relations Circle is looking to do some education as a response to the controversy surrounding Senator Lynn Beyak.While joining with other groups who have spoke out...

Post date: January 30, 2018

The Minnesota Department of Transportation suggests more study is needed before the state considers expanding tolls for its highways.The department has released a report on the feasibility done at...

Post date: January 29, 2018

A warning from a local financial advisor about Bitcoin, the crypto-currency that has taken the world by storm. One unit is currently worth in the range of $10,000 (U.S.), but it can fluctuate...

Post date: January 29, 2018

The Experimental Lakes area near Vermilion Bay wants to get Canadian high school students involved in its research.The ELA is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and wants to know from...

Post date: January 29, 2018

Fort Frances Canadians AA Atom team won their home tournament, defeating International Falls in yesterday's final, 5-2.Landen Hanson and Hunter McLean each scored twice while Dakota Cooper had...

Post date: January 29, 2018

CN Police now have a new contract.Members of the Canadian National Railways Police Association have ratified a six-year agreement that is retroactive to January 1 of this year.CN has approximately 65...

Post date: January 26, 2018

A new Crown Attorney has been hired for the Fort Frances Court House.The Attorney Generals Office tells CFOB-News Jason Clouston will start the position March 1.He's currently a Crown Attorney in...

Post date: January 26, 2018

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers is disappointed by the Trudeau government and claims the prime minister has broken a campaign promise to restore door-to-door mail delivery.CUPW national...

Post date: January 26, 2018

More than just curling to take place at the Fort Frances Curling Club tomorrow.Members of the 116th Independent Field Battery out of Kenora will be using the area around the club to conduct winter...

Post date: January 26, 2018

Tickets are still available for next week's Forget Me Not Tickets in Fort Frances, in support of the Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River.The Society says right now no tickets are available at...

Post date: January 26, 2018

Thunder Bay's Al Hackner and Sudbury's Robbie Gordon remain perfect at 4-0 at the Northern Ontario Curling Association Senior Men's playdown in Sault. Ste. Marie.The two rinks will meet...

Post date: January 26, 2018

Premier Kathleen Wynne will be in northwestern Ontario next week.She's holding her next town hall meeting in Thunder Bay on Wednesday.The event if free and open to the public, but a release asks...

Post date: January 26, 2018

The survival of woodland caribou and other species at risk living on crown land will be examined by a panel set up by the province. Thunder Bay-Atikokan MPP Bill Mauro hopes to have...

Post date: January 26, 2018

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