On Wednesday, Aug. 14 from 7-8:30 p.m., the Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters will hold a public event to share information with Fort Frances area residents on the threats posed by sulfide-ore copper mining to Canadian waters in the Rainy River drainage basin.
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Four athletes and two builders make up the 2019 slate of Inductees to enter the Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame at the 38th Annual Induction Dinner and Ceremonies set for Sept. 28 in Thunder Bay.
All four of the athletes being inducted competed at the highest level in their chosen sports.
Riverside Health Care is pleased to announce the appointment of Barbara Harten as vice-president of Long Term Care and Riverside administrator, and Julie Loveday as vice-president of Clinical Services and Chief Nursing Executive (CNE).
Next Thursday (Aug. 8), residents are encouraged to continue the 17-year tradition of making miracles happen by visiting their local Dairy Queen to celebrate “Miracle Treat Day.”
Proceeds from every “Blizzard Treat” sold at the Dairy Queen here will be donated to The Children's Hospital of Manitoba, one of 14 Children's Miracle Network member hospitals across Canada.
It's been a six-year wait but Suzie Vinnick will finally be at Cornell Farms on Wednesday, Aug. 7 beginning at 7:30 p.m.
A Saskatoon native transplanted to the Niagara Region of Ontario, roots and blues singer Suzie Vinnick is a must see musician according to Kim Cornell.
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Mn.—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations officers at the International Falls Port of Entry targeted three rail containers destined to arrive in Ranier, Mn.
CBP officers inspected the rail containers and discovered several products in violation of intellectual property rights (IPR) regulations.
Ontario's government is working for the people of Northern Ontario by investing in work placement opportunities for young northerners in the Kenora-Rainy River region.
Today, Greg Rickford, Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, announced an investment of more than $196,000 for seven internship positions. They include:
Local skating coach and founder of the Northern Lights School of Skating (NLSS), Ashley Cumming, was one of the 10 recipients of the 2019 Women in Sport Encouragement (WISE) fund.
Greg Rickford, MPP for Kenora-Rainy River, announced Friday that Ontario is investing in the Town of Fort Frances with over $3 million dollars to support the reconstruction of Scott Street from Colonization Road East to Reid Avenue.
He also announced $116,200 for the detailed design and reconstruction of King's Highway from Pit Road 1 to Oakwood Road.
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