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Thursday, November 13, 2014
There was a big turnout for this year s Remembrance Day ceremonies in Sioux Lookout. Click here for a quick preview!
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Since 1996 the Kenora law firm Keshen & Major has handled Indian Residential School compensation claims of First Nations people from Eagle Lake First Nation, Saugeen (Savant Lake) First Nation, Pikangikum First Nation and Lac Seul where Douglas Keshen...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The Ontario Provincial Police Northwest Patrol Unit celebrated 40 years of service in northern communities on September 3. Unit veterans and current members of the patrol were on hand at the OPP detachment in Sioux Lookout, along with other officers...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The nominations are in and Sioux Lookout voters have a full slate of registered candidates for the October 27 municipal election. The nomination period closed last Friday afternoon at 2 p.m. This year’s mayoral race will be a repeat of 2010 with...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Research has shown that approximately 30 percent of expectant mothers still drink alcohol while pregnant. Prenatal exposure to alcohol can permanently affect a baby’s brain, causing damage that includes Fetal Alcohol Syndrome or Alcohol Related Neuro...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
William Garfield Carson was born July 12, 1897 in Kenora (then known as Rat Portage) Ontario to James and Hannah (nee Frost) Carson. He was the youngest of seven children. Brother’s John Jack, Samuel John, sisters Mary Hannah May, Martha Jane, Mary...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
John and Sadie Maxwell added to the multicultural mix of Sioux Lookout, bringing with them their Irish heritage. John Maxwell was born in Lugan, Northern Ireland in January 1889. John arrived in Canada in 1910. He lived with two brothers and a sister...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Despite the overcast weather, community members came to purchase local produce at what was the last official Northwest Farmers Market this year, which took place at the town beach last Friday. The event was hosted by the Friends of Cedar Bay...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Nishnawbe Aski Development Fund, which supports Aboriginal business and economic development in 33 communities within Nishnawbe Aski Nation, and Muskrat Dam First Nation recently benefited from funding provided through the FedNor Northern Ontario...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The Kenora District Services Board’s (KDSB) Sioux Lookout Ambulance Station is home to the organization’s first ambulance with a power lift for loading and unloading stretchers. That was one of the things visitors to the base’s formal opening...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is one of North America’s largest deployed police services. It provides municipal traffic services and general policing services and encompasses many specialized units. Ontario is divided into six OPP regions...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
In the 1970s, as remote First Nation communities began to develop, expand and become more accessible, the need for structured and sustainable policing services became evident. In 1975 the Federal Department of Indian and Northern Affairs and the...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The Sioux Jax won the Sioux Lookout Municipal Co-Ed Slo-Pitch League, A-side crown last week, defeating the Sioux Banshees 28-21 in game two of their best of three championship series.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Men's & Ladies Twilight Results Sept. 7 - 14/14
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The second annual North West Run/Walk for Diabetes took place last Saturday morning. Braving the cold weather, 40 people gathered in the parking lot at the back of the Northern Store to register for the activity. “We are incredibly happy with the...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout is hoping people will mark September 20 on their calendars. The club will be hosting its 10th Annual Lobsterfest and Dance that evening at the Sioux Lookout Golf and Curling Club. Event Coordinator Arvid Hakala shared...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
I found a sailboat in the woods today, and although I searched the sides and the stern, I couldn’t find a name. I’ll bet years ago she was a beauty with a pretty name like Sarah, or Miss Bette. Maybe Girl From Ipanema. She lies in a pleasant place...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Last year a new sidewalk was built in my neighbourhood by Tim Hortons. I like that it is smooth. I don’t like that it just goes into the gravel. I also don’t like that there’s a big bump (curb) at the end. My family and I would like the town to...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Colin Piennar, Donna Prior, Mathew Spade and Vicky Cuddy answer Question of the Week.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
A dray parked outside of a store called “Moberlys.” The sign on the side of the dray reads “Patricia Dray, Brunton.”
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Popular speaker returns to Sioux When Teresa González talks about race and cultural differences in Sioux Lookout next week, she’ll be speaking from experience...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Dennis Hill, 71, Sioux Lookout, pleaded guilty to public mischief. He had spent six days in pre-trial detention and was sentenced to time served...

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