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Orientation at RRCC

Rainy River Community College in International Falls is hosting new student orientation on Monday starting at 8:30 a.m. in the RRCC Theater.

RRCC Provost Dr. Roxanne Kelly and International Falls Chamber president Tricia Heibel will welcome students.

Guest speaker Kat Perkins, from NBC's “The Voice,” will be speaking to students and hosting a motivational breakout session.

Hear the cannons roar

Hear the cannons roar during Fort William Historical Park's “Battle of Fort William” on Aug. 19-20 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day.

Fort staff and volunteer re-enactors from across North America come together to present this thrilling event, filled with action, drama, and suspense.

RCMP save stranded boaters

On Aug. 2 at approximately 5 p.m., members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Thunder Bay detachment were conducting a marine patrol in Lake of the Woods—a lake which occupies parts of Ontario and Manitoba and the state of Minnesota in the United States—and located two boaters and their capsized vessel on a remote island close to the US/Canada border.