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With the deadline for a possible postal strike looming, it doesn't appear Northwestern Ontario's mail delivery will be affected if last-minute talks fall through.Postal workers are preparing...

Post date: October 21, 2018

Smoking cannabis, or anything else in a closed room could be inadvertently putting the health of your pets at risk.Veterinarian Dr. Ian Sandler says we already know secondhand smoke from cigarettes...

Post date: October 21, 2018

OPP are investigating after they say around 50 tombstones were severely damaged at the Fort Frances Cemetary. They say they believe one or more people entered the cemetary on King's Highway...

Post date: October 20, 2018

The top three worries of Minnesota kids and their parents as they head to school each morning are bullying, a possible school shooting, and pressure to do things they don't want to.The list of...

Post date: October 19, 2018

Provincial Police and Nishnawbe-Aski Police are investigating the death of a New Osnaburgh First Nations man in Pickle Lake.Police say the man died after taking medication believed to be the...

Post date: October 19, 2018

The provincial government says it will be holding a “telephone town hall” today in northwestern Ontario on the education system.The event is designed to get your feedback on seven areas...

Post date: October 19, 2018

Just over a quarter of the voting public in Fort Frances has now cast early ballots for Monday's municipal election.That voting is being done either through the Internet or the telephone.For...

Post date: October 19, 2018

Leaving your stash of cannabis and related products out in the open is asking for trouble with your pet, says the CEO of Grey Wolf Animal Health.Veterinarian Dr. Ian Sandler says edibles are a bigger...

Post date: October 18, 2018

Police are involved in the search for two people now from Big Island First Nation.OPP say 14-year-old Johnny Shawataskung was reported missing last night.He was last seen at Rainy River High School...

Post date: October 18, 2018

Tragedy on the Big Grassy First Nation on Lake of the Woods.Two people are dead after a boat capsized Monday evening near Manitou Island.A third person is still missing.The OPP's Marine and...

Post date: October 18, 2018

Canadians previously convicted of possessing pot will soon be able to apply for pardons without the wait time.Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Ralph Goodale made the announcement...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Postal services could be interrupted across Canada starting next week.The Canadian Union of Postal Workers has issued a 72-hour strike notice to Canada Post and says rotating strikes will begin on...

Post date: October 17, 2018

The search for a missing man from Big Island First Nation continues.26-year-old Bradley Kirkrude jr. was last seen in the community October 8.Police are also looking into the circumstances...

Post date: October 17, 2018

A strong turnout to the first day of voting in the municipal elections in Fort Frances.A total of 583 people cast ballots Monday.That is just over 11 per cent of the more than 51-hundred eligible...

Post date: October 17, 2018

Tbaytel has named its finalists for this fall's For Good campaign.There are no groups from the Rainy River district included.Three of the finalists for the $15-hundred prize are from Thunder Bay...

Post date: October 17, 2018

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