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Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Public concern has put the brakes on proposed changes to re-designate a green space and former park to multiple residential and move forward with development proposals. Members of the public filled available seats at the March 19 meeting of Sioux...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Kenora MP Greg Rickford was sworn in as Minister of Natural Resources on March 19 and he is calling the appointment an honour for him and a great thing for the riding. “It’s an honour to serve the Prime Minister in this capacity but also to serve...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Sacred Heart School Grade 7 students Jaden Marshall, Jenny Henry, Jillian Toms and Kira Fukushima created this unicorn in front of the Cozy Cabin while their class was visiting Cedar Bay lakeshore March 21...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Bill Maskerine, pictured with wife Dorothy, recently celebrated his 90th birthday. Friends and family celebrated the occasion with a party at the Sioux Area Senior Activity Centre on March 8.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Municipal property taxes will rise 1.97 per cent in Sioux Lookout. At the March 19 meeting, town council approved the 2014 operating and capital budgets. Property taxes will make up 32 per cent of the municipality’s operating budget of nearly $32...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
For residential school survivor Garnet Angeconeb the road to recovery has been long and arduous. In 1990 he embarked on a healing path and since doing so has never looked back. Garnet’s Journey is a film documentary put together by Angeconeb and...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Although the numbers were lower this year due to a severe snowstorm that prevented visitors who normally would have attended from coming, the sixth annual Sioux Mountain Public School Powwow held over March 21, 22 and 23 drew a large crowd...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Compliance Report – O. Reg. 284/09, Municipal Signing Authorities, 2013 Annual Asset Management Plan Report, 2013 Annual Summary Report, Municipal Drinking Water Systems, Management of the Municipal Youth Centre...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Chili and hot chocolate in the Cozy Cabin, games and a bonfire were all part of the Cedar Bay spring family event that was held March 22 at Cedar Bay lakeshore. Hosted by Friends of Cedar Bay as part of Racism Awareness Week, the group estimates...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The Sioux Mountain Public School gymnasium was the setting for a fundraising event held to coincide with Racism Awareness Week. A spaghetti dinner was on offer and a number of booths ranging from Anishnawbe cultural displays, photography and...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
A concert was held as part of the Sioux Lookout Entertainment Series on the evening of March 17 in the St. Andrew’s United Church sanctuary featuring classically trained pianist Derek Yaple-Schobert. Schobert was born in Wisconsin but now calls...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The first of a series of activities to mark Racism Awareness Week in Sioux Lookout was held at the Centennial Centre March 16. Biindigen is an Ojibwe word that means Come Inside and 30 people were made to feel welcome by host author Patricia Ningewance..
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
March 21 has been declared by the United Nations for the past seven years as the International Day for Elimination of Racial Discrimination. In keeping with this, a march was organized on that day by the Sioux Lookout Anti-Racism Committee as part of...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The playoffs are now underway in the six team Sioux Lookout Hockey League. On March 19 the Knuckles beat Pelican Falls 15-7. On March 21 (pictured) the Steelheads defeated the Sioux Lookout Mayhem 9-4. The Knuckles also beat the SkyCare Turbos...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
TOP A TRAIL SIOUX LOOKOUT TO 1/2 WAY TO IGNACE Status Available / Groomed Feb 15...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Understanding the impact of colonialism on First Nations people in this country was the focus of a special exercise which took place March 22 at the Centennial Centre. Prior to the start of the exercise, Renee Southwind showed a power-point...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The Multicultural Potluck Feast was held at the Legion on Sunday evening, March 23. It ended a week of events sponsored by the Sioux Lookout Anti Racism Committee to commemorate Racism Awareness Week...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
A few feet from the window, halfway to the lake, stand two distinguished trees. The balsam and the spruce have been growing together, ten feet apart, for many years. The balsam is as fine a specimen as a person could hope for in a Christmas tree...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Six members of the Sioux Lookout Figure Skating Club travelled to Thunder Bay to participate in the Thunder Bay Open skating competition. Every skater placed in at least one of their events. Shantal Agustin and Kaily Barnes were awarded gold medals...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Genevieve Wesley, Shelby Ogden, Heather Belmore and Jim Robinson answer the Question of the Week.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
“Sioux Lookout Sea Lions.” (left to right) Edward M. (Pud) Cole, Jim Coltrin, Colin Campbell, Norman MacDonald, Bob Hubbell and Rod Rorke.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Singin’ mayor comes home Crowd greets Martin at airport. There were smiles... New Charter service’s application hits roadblock An unlicenced vehicle and incomplete insurance coverage ...