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Officials with the Fort Frances Public Library and Technology Centre are calling 2017 a banner year.Membership, on-line usage and attendance to programs all increased over the year before.Speaking at...

Post date: May 31, 2018

The Fort Frances High School Medical Responders are looking for your vote.They are one of five groups who has been short-listed in the Tbaytel For Good campaign for $5-thousand in funding.In their...

Post date: May 30, 2018

International Falls Broncos sports teams continue to vie for championship titles.The Broncos girls softball team's season came to an end with a 5-4 loss to Esko in the Section 7AA championship...

Post date: May 30, 2018

The NorWOSSA soccer championships are being played at Fort Frances High School today.The Muskies boys team has the bye to the afternoon final.The girl's team plays at 10 a.m. against Kenora's...

Post date: May 30, 2018

Two teams remain unbeaten following play in the Rainy River District Men's Fastball League last night.Dawson improved to 3-0 with a 14-0 victory over the Goldeneyes.The Fort Frances Braves also...

Post date: May 30, 2018

It's becoming a horse race to the June 7th provincial election.With a week to go in the campaign, the latest Ipsos poll for Global News shows the PCs back in front of the NDP.The PCs are shown...

Post date: May 30, 2018

Contract talks are underway aimed at reaching a first-ever agreement for part-time workers with Ontario's Colleges.The Ontario College Employer Council, which bargains on behalf of all 24...

Post date: May 30, 2018

You can now have a campfire in northwestern Ontario.The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has lifted the restricted fire zone it had in place just prior to the May long weekend.Fire...

Post date: May 29, 2018

The Northwest Bay Beavers have sole possession of first place in the Rainy River District women's fastball league.They rattled off their fourth straight win last night defeating the Fort Frances...

Post date: May 29, 2018

An opportunity to paddle a Dragon Boat.The Boundary Waters Dragon Boat Club is again offering its community paddle every Tuesday at 6 p.m. for those who would like to try out the sport.Foundation...

Post date: May 29, 2018

Advance polls are still open across the Kenora-Rainy River Riding.No numbers are being released, but Elections Ontario says there was a fairly good turnout over the weekend.In Fort Frances, voting...

Post date: May 29, 2018

OPP are advising motorists to be on the watch for wildlife as you make your travels across northwestern Ontario.This past weekend, there were two separate accidents on Highway 11, east of Atikokan,...

Post date: May 29, 2018

It's going to be another warm day in the Borderland region, but Environment Canada has lifted a Heat Warning that had been put in place yesterday for the area and other parts of northwestern...

Post date: May 29, 2018

Fort Frances town council will mull over a request from Fort Frances Minor Hockey at the committee level.The Association is looking for a break on financing charges resulting for an outstanding bill...

Post date: May 29, 2018

Tens of thousands of Simplii Financial customers may have had their personal data exposed.The company issued a news release today saying fraudsters might have gained electronic access to certain...

Post date: May 28, 2018

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