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Gaming addiction presentation slated

A presentation on video game addiction, designed to educate parents on its potential harm, has been planned by the mental health leader for the local public school board.

Tracey Idle is scheduled to make the presentation on Thursday, March 28 at 7 p.m. in the Conference room 'A' at the Rainy River District School Board office on Second Street East.

New walking trail being eyed

A north-end resident is asking the town for permission to add a new, longer walking trail among the Eighth Street trails.

In a letter received by council at its regular meeting Monday night, Christine Kent said she lives near the trails and walks them nearly every day in the fall and winter.

Petition to be delivered Tuesday

A grassroots community petition is calling on the minister of natural resources and forestry to enforce the terms of the Sustainable Forest Licence held by Resolute Forest Products for the Crossroute Forest.

It will be delivered to local MPP Greg Rickford's office on Scott Street tomorrow (March 12) at 12:15 p.m. and residents are invited to attend.