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Hairstyling program hoping to ease local demand

A new program offered through the Seven Generations Education Institute here is hoping to ease the current high demand of hairstylists in the Fort Frances area.

The Hairstyling Diploma offered through SGEI's satellite campus on King's Highway, in partnership with Sault College, took a new intake of students for its inaugural program back in September.

Riverside board filled

Riverside Health Care held its annual general meeting on June 28, at which time two vacancies on the board of directors were filled.

Joining the board for the first time are Carlene Steiner for a three-year term and Jon Begg for a two-year term.

Returning to the board for three-year terms are Doug Robinson and Jordan Forbes.

Cash calendar winners

There were more winners in the Rainy River District Mutual Aid Association's weekly cash calendar draw.

Winning $30 for July 15-21 were Martin Coulson (Atikokan), Linda Geurts (Atikokan), Lawrence Thurier (Stevens Point, Wis.), Sheila Shyiak (Fort Frances), Connie Cowling (Thunder Bay), Mike McCormick (Fort Frances), and Glenda Radbourne (Manning, Alta.)