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Wednesday, May 28, 2014
High water levels on Pelican Lake have resulted in the closure of a portion of a roadway in town as well as the partial closure of a walking bridge. Fourth Avenue South, from Ethel Street to the community mail boxes south of the Bay Street back alley...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The deterioration of the Sioux Lookout post office steps has been a major concern to patrons who have been inconvenienced by lack of entry spots presently available due to crumbling steps and an ever enlarging sinkhole that has developed on the east...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The Sioux Lookout OPP detachment is increasing its bicycle patrol complement. Over a three day period last week at the Sioux Lookout Memorial Arena, Sergeant Andrew Simpson instructed four officers to get them ready for the road this summer...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Science North is a Northern Ontario organization based in Sudbury, dedicated to presenting scientific knowledge through hands on experience exhibitions designed to make the learning of science both interesting and enjoyable. Erin Campbell, a staff...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
This year’s Blueberry Festival is celebrating the evolution of the festival and its mascot Blueberry Bert. Blue-volution, Sioux Lookout Blueberry Festival, 32 Years In The Making, will run August 1 to 10. Festival Coordinator Leia Toppozini shared...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Cheryl Maki, Local Authority Services (LAS) – LED Street Lighting Maki informed council of the benefits of LED street lighting such as lower operational costs and better lighting. An audit by the company of the municipalities street lights, if...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The first Curbside Swap was introduced to Sioux Lookout in the summer of 2011 by the Municipal Environment Committee and has since become an event that takes place several times per year. Last Saturday was the occasion of the Spring Curbside Swap...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Students from Sioux Mountain Public School, Sacred Heart School and Obishikokaang Elementary School took part in the Sioux Lookout area track and field meet May 23 at Queen Elizabeth District High School. Boys and girls competed in running, jumping and th
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The Queen Elizabeth District High School Warriors hosted boys and girls soccer teams from Rainy River High School and St. Thomas Aquinas High School last week for the third tournament of the NorWOSSA soccer season. In last Wednesday’s games against...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The Sioux Lookout Lions Club held its annual Purina Walk for Guide Dogs last Sunday, with 11 people, along with their canine companions, taking advantage of the fine weather to register at a tent set up outside the Travel Information Centre...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Children and parents got together during the evening of May 16 to help clean up around the community. Several families attended the Sacred Heart Parish Youth and Family Group event. Group volunteer Candice Cecchetto explained, “We’re taking part...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) recently honoured missing and murdered Aboriginal women and called for a national inquiry. NAN Deputy Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler and the NAN Women’s Council were joined by NDP leader Thomas Mulcair, representatives of...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Water levels in the Sioux Lookout area have risen to the level that a portion of a local roadway has been shut down, along with part of the walking bridge path near the Travel Information Centre. Water from area lakes and rivers is making its way onto...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Grades 7 and 8 girls at Sacred Heart School were encouraged to feel comfortable in their own bodies through a presentation last Friday called The Dressing Room Project. Presenter Karen DeGagne, Regional Resource Clinician, Eating Disorders Program for..
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service (NAPS) and Anishinabek Police Service (APS) sent representatives to Ottawa recently to expose what they are calling “underhanded negotiating tactics on policing agreements by the Government of Canada.” “With police...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The Sioux Lookout Golf and Curling Club (SLGCC) is open for the season. The nine-hole course opened on May 18. Club Manager Gus MacLellan shared, “Once the snow left the guys had a lot of work to do but they did a great job and within a week or two...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Approximately 50 motorcyclists rode to Mill’s Creek on May 17, taking part in the Sioux Lookout Harley Owners Group (HOG) annual spring spawning run. Chapter Director Rick Jaworski said it was a great time. “We’ve had riders come out of all...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Spring arrived so quickly that we could almost watch the tree leaves bursting from their buds across the bay during breakfast Saturday morning. Fresh caught fish with fruit and coffee at our lakeside bar made a perfect Sioux Lookout morning to celebrate.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Your friends and families would like to welcome you home to Hudson and Lac Seul for a special celebration from June 27 – 29. From Friday night to Sunday morning, the weekend will be jam-packed with fun for the whole family. There will be...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Sioux Area Seniors Tour Directors want to make their next trip to a different area. We want this trip to be one to really remember. We are presently looking at the latter part of October. Due to the amount of planning involved, we are asking for your...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Eight-year-old Rylan Schaub has set up this little business outside of his house on Montello Place. When the weather is good he sets up shop and makes rainbow bracelets that he sells for $1 each. He is donating all proceeds to Relay for Life.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Dallas Crow, Tyson Magel, Kimberlee Morgan and Uwe Kahlefend answers This Week's Question of the Week.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The old hospital.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
CN to abandom Graham line Though CN says closing the Graham subdivision won’t have an effect on local jobs, the parties who lobbied agaist abandoning the line are worried about possible spin-off effects...

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