From the archives... Wednesday, August 20, 1997
Sioux Lookout’s water crisis worsens
In a land replete with fresh water lakes, rivers, streams and springs, having to purchase water from a plastic container at a grocery store might seem like something from out of a Bizzaro cartoon.
Still too dry to burn
Despite below normal temperatures for the past several days, the Restricted Fire Zone remains stubbornly in effect for much of the Sioux Lookout region.
Preparation at home will deliver school success
A gradual preparation for the school year starting two weeks before classes resume is the key for getting kids ready for school.
A bush pilot’s view
Hudson’s day as an aviation centre may have come and gone, but the area surrounding the community still looks pretty nice from on high.