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Senator Lynn Beyak is speaking out about her removal from the Conservative National Caucus.In an open letter, the former school board trustee in Fort Frances and now living in Dryden denies...

Post date: January 09, 2018

The Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River is using this month to spark a conversation about dementia and get people to see the disease differently.It's part of an awareness campaign to kick off...

Post date: January 09, 2018

If you purchased bread from Loblaw Corporation between 2001 and 2015, you are now able to register for for a $25 gift card, being offered by the Company.Loblaw recently admitted to a bread price...

Post date: January 08, 2018

The Meals on Wheels program in Fort Frances is looking for some additional dollars from the town.It's seeking a $22-thousand contribution for this year.That's $3-thousand dollar more than...

Post date: January 08, 2018

You might be hearing a little more French being spoken in stores across northwestern Ontario.It's part of a provincial campaign that's encouraging companies and businesses in Ontario to...

Post date: January 08, 2018

Fort Frances Canadians AA Bantams ended with a silver medal at the Winnipeg Jets Showdown, losing to St. Vital 6-2 in yesterday's final.Koda Radigan and Nolan Mann scored for the Canadians.The...

Post date: January 08, 2018

NDP leader Andrea Horwath says watch for her party's full platform early this year. Horwath says she's been talking about what her party would do if they win this June's election all...

Post date: January 06, 2018

One type of mustard is being recalled because it may contain glass. Loblaws is recalling 180-millilitre jars of PC Black Label brand Sweet Chipotle Prepared Mustard with an expiry date of April...

Post date: January 06, 2018

Senator Lynn Beyak has been removed from the federal Conservative caucus.Party leader Andrew Scheer made the move last night after asking her to remove about 100 letters from her Senate website, she...

Post date: January 05, 2018

An area man is giving huge thanks to a couple of area contractors and friends for helping to get water flowing back to his home on Rainy Lake.Clint Papineau say the home's water pump, which is...

Post date: January 05, 2018

Ontario's Premier is calling the owners of a Tim Hortons in southern Ontario bullies.This after reports that certain benefits for workers were being clawed back in response to paying them a...

Post date: January 05, 2018

More ways for you to benefit from the Go Local program in Fort Frances.A Premium Members Club has been created which rewards any current member a $25 gift card if they use their local rewards card 40...

Post date: January 05, 2018

The issue of parking behind the Rainy Lake Square comes before Fort Frances town council Monday.As CFOB News first reported Tuesday, the town's by-law department is proposing parking meters at...

Post date: January 05, 2018

Fort Frances Muskies boys hockey team rallied from a two deficit in the third to defeat Kittson Central 6-5 in overtime in Kittson.Eric Pitkanen scored both the game tying goal and the game winner....

Post date: January 05, 2018

The newest family to Fort Frances is now settled into their new surroundings.Rami Canoon, his wife Fivyan Shamoon and their two young girls Fbaana and Oryana, arrived last week from Lebanon where...

Post date: January 05, 2018

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