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Tournament fees to stay same

Town council has decided the fee structure for the baseball diamonds and soccer pitches behind St. Francis School here will stay the same this summer.

“The fees will stay as it has been but there will be an introduction of non-resident fees,” said Community Services manager George Bell, noting they will take effect April 1.

German pharmacist weighing life in Fort Frances

Andrea Beth, a pharmacist from Hamburg, Germany, arrived in Fort Frances last Friday to spend two weeks getting to know the community that could very well become her next home.

Responding to an advertisement in a pharmaceutical magazine for pharmacists, Beth decided the possibility of moving and eventually working in Canada provided a challenge she just couldn’t turn down.

New municipality working out the kinks

Creativity and patience are key as the first-ever Sioux Narrows Nestor Falls council works through its transition and heads towards its budget process.

“So far so good, we’re just getting into it,” noted Coun. Doug Davis. “We’ve had some meetings with just council to set our course, where we’re going, and how we’re going to get there.””