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Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Todd Martelle, Chris Coulombe, Amanda Bois and Darshanie Mahara answer this week's Question of the Week.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
A double rainbow shines in the sky during Sunday evening’s thunderstorm. The storm, however, added more rain to area waterways already at record high levels.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
National Aboriginal Day was first proclaimed in 1996 and has since become an annual event held on June 21 throughout Canada to honor and recognize the valuable contributions made to Canadian society by the First Nations, Inuit and Metis...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Pitch - In Canada is an opportunity for local residents to give to the community by contributing their time and effort to keeping the town garbage free. It is a national event put on by business and industry sponsors throughout Canada who provide...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Northwestern Health Unit (NWHU) is encouraging people to get more physically active and have fun doing it. On June 20, NWHU Health Educator Joanne Peacock was at Fresh Market Foods encouraging visitors there to take a hula hoop and play...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is making its way through Northwestern Ontario in a big green bus as part of the National Union of Public and General Employees, All Together, Now Fairness Express Tour. They arrived in Sioux Lookout on the...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Pikangikum Community Centre was the site of graduation of five students from the two-year Forest Ecosystem Management Technician (FEMT) program at Confederation College 2014 Convocation Ceremony, held June 17, to signify and celebrate the...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Family, friends and staff of the Sioux Lookout Campus of Confederation College gathered June 16 in the chapel of St. Andrews United Church to celebrate the graduation of students. Laura Wilson, Stephanie Simpson, Nathan Cory Mishibinijima...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
When it comes to buying a cottage or vacation home, Canadians are more likely to share the cost with friends and family than they are when buying their principal residence. According to a recent TD survey, one in three people bought a cottage or...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
A fatal boat accident occurred in the late afternoon of June 19 at Lost Lake in Lac Seul First Nation Reserve.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Enforcement blitz finds most anglers obeying rules The Ministry of Natural Resources laid 26 charges and issued 58 warnings for violations related to fishing, liquor, and the operation of small vessels, during an enforcement blitz. From June 11...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Men's, Women's and Mixed Twilight results from June 17 - 21, 2014.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Hurricanes blew by the Flyers 4 – 1 in Dryden Senior Soccer League action last week in a battle of Sioux Lookout teams.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
About 18 young people from Sioux Lookout and area northern communities will be competing in the North American Indigenous Games July 20-27 in Regina, Saskatchewan. The athletes are Travis Kewakundo, Mishkeegogamang; Jurriah Kakepetum, Sandy Lake...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Overcast skies did not deter the 21 participants in the Five Km Run held by the Parks and Recreation Department last Saturday morning. The event was held in recognition that June is Recreation and Parks Month. The run started at the Forest Inn...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Sioux Lookout is home to a thriving Girl Guides group that is a part of Administrative Community 36 and includes the Second Sioux Lookout Spark Unit, First SL Brownie Unit and Fifth SL Guide Unit. Last Monday evening at the Sioux Mountain Public School..
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Last Friday morning was the beginning of a funky weekend. Friends from Illinois invited me for breakfast at Knobby’s. They had just arrived in town after an all-night drive. This was the 50th trip to Lac Seul for Gerry, on the right, and his son...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Lieutenant-Colonel (retired) Dan Drew, son of Reg and Edna Drew of Sioux Lookout, recently received the Commander’s Commendation for his efforts as chief of staff for a multinational headquarters in Afghanistan. Drew was chief of staff for 80...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Sioux Lookout Public Library is excited to officially launch the 2014 TD Summer Reading Club on July 2! We are kicking things off with a free magic performance from Paul Ruebsam who will be performing two shows: 10 a.m. for Preschoolers and 1 p.m....
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Opening of Post Office, April 13-38, Sioux Lookout.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Sioux sites largely free of incidents. While a dispute between Buchanan Forest Products and independent contractors continues to linger, work in the Sioux Lookout area has gone largely uninterrupted, company officials said last week.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Assault Billy Morris, 26, Sioux Lookout, pleaded guilty to assault. He was given a conditional discharge and put on probation for six months. He was ordered to report, keep the peace and be of good behavior, attend counseling, and have no contact with.