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NCDS helping students find jobs

While Canada's youth unemployment rates remain fairly low, many high schoolers struggle to find part-time work.

To help students find a job, apply, and have a successful interview, staff at the Northern Career Development Service here have visited Fort Frances High School every other Wednesday for one-on-one sessions since the end of February.

Public school board outlines mental health support efforts

Having good mental health is critical to a person's overall well-being while poor mental health can cause some to have issues with their performance at work or school.

To address this issue, the Rainy River District School Board has implemented several different programs and campaigns to help both students and staff with their mental health.

Fort-born author publishes book

While most mainstream science fiction movies and books typically are geared towards a male audience, a Fort Frances-born author has been working to create more queer female representation in the genre.

Late last month, 26-year-old Laurel Johanson had her 115-page book, “All Things Mortal,” published by McNally Robertson Book Sellers in Winnipeg.

Change clocks, batteries this weekend

As this weekend's time change approaches, the Fort Frances Fire & Rescue Service reminds you to make another change that could save lives - “Change the Batteries in your Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms.”

Replacing smoke and CO (carbon monoxide) alarm batteries and testing alarms monthly are two of the simplest, most effective ways to ensure the safety of your family.