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Tuesday, April 8, 2014
“We are getting a new school!” That announcement by Queen Elizabeth District High School (QEDHS) students Ashley Finlayson, Brittany Perreault, Drew Vincent, Callie Roy and Billy Quedent-Ningewance, brought a packed gymnasium to its feet amid...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Queen Elizabeth District High School students Billy Quedent-Ningewance, Ashley Finlayson, Brittany Perreault, Callie Roy and Drew Vincent shower their audience with confetti as they announce a new high school will be built in Sioux Lookout...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Bearskin Airlines is restructuring. Ron Hell, director marketing and sales at Bearskin Airlines shared, “So essentially what we’re doing is effective April 1 we’ve affected some restructuring throughout our company and that has included the...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The Ministry of Natural Resources is reminding anglers to check local ice conditions before heading onto the ice to fish. The Ministry asks people to remember that ice conditions can be deceptive and variable. The ministry provides the following advice.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Last Saturday morning saw the official opening of Anchor Art, a new business venture jointly owned by Beth McKinlay and Andrew Gottschlich. The shop, which is located in the front section of the A-Frame Art Gallery, sells books, artwork and a large...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Mangers Les Carpenter and Tabatha Jourdain were on hand to share cake and coffee with patrons when Tim Hortons celebrated its first year of being in business in Sioux Lookout on April 5. Jourdain commented, “I am glad we are still in here and can...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The government of Ontario and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking people to take precautions this spring to prevent attracting black bears as they emerge from hibernation. A government press release shares, “The potential for human-bear...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Sioux Lookout set a new record for most snowfall in a 24 hour period and recorded the greatest amount of snowfall in the region when a winter storm blew in last week. David Rodgers, Meteorologist with Environment Canada said between March 31 and...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The 2013/2014 Kids Kaleidoscope season had its finale last Thursday evening. A large crowd of toddlers with their parents were present at the Queen Elizabeth District High School gymnasium to enjoy a show that combined elements of juggling, puppetry...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
More than 40 skaters with the Sioux Lookout Figure Skating Club performed before their family, friends and community members at their Soar Like a Champion Year End Ice Show Gala. An estimated 250 people attended the Sioux Lookout Memorial Arena on April 5
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The Arts Network for Children and Youth (ANCY) is a national non-profit community arts service organization. It was founded in 1999 by a group of arts practitioners with a vision of sustainable arts programming for children and youth in communities...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The last in the sequence of performances that were presented by the Sioux-Hudson Entertainment Series for the year took place in the QEDHS gymnasium on the evening of April 5. An audience of 102 consisting of both young and old were on hand to enjoy...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Pelican Falls Centre held its annual Winter Carnival beginning the weekend of March 22 after postponing it back in early February. The weather was perfect and students had a great time according to Winter Carnival organizer and House Two counsellor...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Two residents of Slate Falls First Nation were fined a total of $8000 for an illegal and unsafe night hunt. Christopher J. Wabason and Melvin Hudson were found guilty and fined $2500 each for hunting moose without a licence, hunting at night and...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The Sioux Lookout Mayhem advanced to the Sioux Lookout Hockey League Finals on April 6, defeating the Knuckles in two straight games to win the best of three series. On April 4 the Steelheads beat the SkyCare Turbos 6 – 2 to take a 1-0 series lead...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
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Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Thirty-two elite wrestlers per weight class, dog eat dog, only the strong survive. OFSAA is the largest high school wrestling tournament in North America. Only the best from every region across Ontario earn a berth to this prestigious tournament. Alex...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Here are some little salmon cakes I made for supper a while back. I was going to describe them as similar to crab cakes, but they are not the least bit similar to crab cakes when I think about it (except they are both smallish and kind of round)...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Question of the week: What is the worst winter you have experienced in Sioux Lookout?
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Boomb at Frog Rapids.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Bus cameras deter fighting, vandalism say supporters Troublemakers riding the area’s school buses beware: Big Brother is watching. That’s the message the Dryden Board of Education, the Dryden District Roman Catholic Separate School Board and the...