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The Northwest Training and Adjustment Board will hold its annual general meeting Monday, June 5 at 2:30 p.m. at the Best Western in Dryden. Everyone is welcome, with those interested in attending asked to R.S.V.P. by May 26. Call 1-807-223-3813 or e-mail ntab@ntab.on.ca for more info.

Atown

The annual Emo Walleye Classic runs today and tomorrow (May 26-27), with the weigh-ins beginning at 3:30 p.m. each day at the Emo-La Vallee Arena. See page C1 of Wednesday's Times for a complete schedule of events.

Atown

The 47th-annual Manitou Fish Fry, hosted by the Rainy River First Nations' chief and council, will be held today (May 19) starting at 4 p.m. at the RRFN pow-wow grounds (just north of the Highway 11/71 junction). Admission is free and everyone is welcome. Volunteers are greatly appreciated and donations welcomed!

May 12th

The annual Shrine Circus will stage two shows today (May 12) at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at the Memorial Sports Centre. Tickets, available at the door only, costs $20 for adults, which includes one child under age 12 free (additional children cost $8 each). A coupon for $1 off a paid adult admission was on Page 9 of yesterday's Daily Bulletin.

Atown

The Great Bear is holding a grand re-opening today through Sunday (May 5-7). There also will be a hotdog barbecue, along with refreshments and cake, on Saturday starting at 11:30 a.m.

Atown

The Fine Line Art Gallery's annual spring show, this year entitled “Then and Now,” opens today (April 28) from noon-7 p.m. Tea, coffee, and snacks will be served and everyone is welcome.

Atown

The 2017 Business & Community Expo goes today (April 21) from 4-9 p.m. and again Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Fort Frances Curling Club. Admission is $3 per person, with children 12 and under being free.

Atown

Due to the Good Friday holiday, the Times will be closed tomorrow (April 14) and there will be no Bulletin published. We will open as usual and resume publishing on Monday, April 17.

The annual “Easter Market,” featuring Lowey's Greenhouse and Market Garden, will be held Saturday, April 15 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Copper River Inn. More than 30 vendors will be on hand.

Atown

The annual fundraiser book sale at Revco Carpet continues today (April 7) from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and again Saturday, April 8 from 9 a.m.-noon. The public can drop by the store (950 Fifth St. W.), fill a bag with books, and then make a donation. Proceeds will go to support the Borderland Judo Club and local Alzheimer Society.

Atown

The Legion Ladies' Auxiliary will hold its next monthly supper—featuring a turkey dinner and all the fixings—today (March 31) at 5:30 p.m. upstairs at the Legion (doors open at 4:30 p.m.) A 50/50 draw also will be held. The cost is $15/person, with take-outs available by calling 274-3772.