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Lindo wows crowd

Lisa Lindo likes to “play.”

It’s an aspect of her music which hits you the moment she walks on the stage, picks up the microphone, and begins singing—all the while flashing you a brilliant smile that seems to be a permanent feature on her face.

Town honours employees, volunteers

The Town of Fort Frances took time out to say “thanks” to its employees and volunteers during its annual appreciation dinner Friday night at the Red Dog Inn.

Mayor Glenn Witherspoon noted about 25-30 percent of the population of Fort Frances and the surrounding area volunteer their time to make the town a “better place to work, live, and play.”

Diabetes fair offers much information

From glucometers to information on feet, all aspects of diabetes and its effects were covered by about a dozen health care professionals on hand for the “Fresh Start” diabetes fair last Thursday at the Gizhewaadiziwin Access Centre on Couchiching.

With 11 displays to choose from, people with diabetes and family members appreciated having such diverse sources of information.