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Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Ke-ondaatiziying (How we will Sustain Ourselves) Conference ran from September16-18 and is the result of a partnership between the Municipality of Sioux Lookout and Lac Seul First Nation. This is the third conference to be held. Kenora had hosted the...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Autumn officially arrived on September 22. Some trees and bushes in the Sioux Lookout area are already bursting with red, orange and yellow colours. Expected warmer weather this week provides a perfect opportunity to get out and take in the seasonal...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Sioux Mountain Public School and Queen Elizabeth District High School were paid visits on September 15 by Keewatin-Patricia District School Board Director of Education Sean Monteith and his guest, Ontario Deputy Minister of Education George Zegarac...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
A five day hunger strike by Lac Seul Band member Garnet Angeconeb in protest of the continued employment of the law firm Keshen and Major, presently under investigation in relation to mismanagement of claims by Residential School Survivors, ended on...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The latest Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) scores are out for reading, writing and mathematics for Grades 3 and 6 students across the province. Both local school boards are pleased with the results. At Sacred Heart School, 65 per...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
A spaghetti dinner to raise money for a trip to Toronto for Sioux Mountain Public School Grades 7 and 8 students was attended by 75 parents, children and guests. It was held in the school gymnasium last Thursday evening. Every two years the school...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Line dancing is alive and flourishing in Sioux Lookout. Carol Durante, Sandra Lockhart, Lorraine Bennett, Bonnie Sobchuk and Donna Prior were at the Recreation Centre last Wednesday morning to indulge in some energetic movement with the help and...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Members of CUPE 2141, Municipality of Sioux Lookout workers, recently presented a cheque for $500 to the Out of the Cold Shelter in Sioux Lookout. Sally Rose, CUPE Local 2141 Secretary, shared, “We’re always looking for ways to help in the...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Strategic Planning Update Council received, as information, the CAO’s Strategic Planning Update report dated September 18th, 2014. The document advises council of the status of items within the Strategic Plan. The document is eight pages in...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
In the Spring of 2014, the Ministry of Education granted funds for the provision of a pilot program operated in partnership with the Keewatin Patricia District School Board (KPDSB), Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC), and the Sioux Lookout First Nation...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
October is Healthy Workplace Month and the Northwestern Health Unit is inviting you to participate in our second annual Workplace Wellness Challenge. The goal of the challenge is to encourage workplaces in the Kenora and Rainy River Districts to make...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Tourism is one of the largest and most important economic sectors in Northwestern Ontario but as an industry, it is largely under appreciated by the general public and even the local business community. In response to this, Ontario’s Sunset Country...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The province of Ontario is subdivided into 95 wildlife management units (WMUs), 58 of which are located in Northern Ontario. The fall hunting season for 2014 commenced on August 15 with the open season declared on the hunting of black bears. Some WMUs..
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Men's, Ladies' and Mixed Twilight Results Sept. 13 - 19/14
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Young hockey players got a chance to shake off the rust and learn new skills at the special week-long hockey camp held at the Sioux Lookout Memorial Arena. The Municipal Co-Ed Hockey Camp 2014, run in partnership with the Queen Elizabeth District High...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Members of the Sioux Lookout Volunteer Fire Department, Sioux Lookout OPP Detachment, and the Ministry of Natural Resources Sioux Lookout Fire Management Headquarters took part in a special training exercise on September 20 on Sturgeon River Road...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Thank you to the young lady who sat behind us in Dick & Nellie’s September 15 and paid half our bill for our anniversary supper. You are very special. B. & H. Otto
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
As an ex-councillor of 11 years, I wish to clarify some points that are circulating and bothering me. Roads: Persons are condemning the condition of our roads. Sewer and water lines were first installed approximately 60 some years ago. They will need...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Following approval during a special session of our country’s Parliament, September 10, 1939 marked the first time Canada declared war of its own accord. From 1939 to 1945 more than one million Canadians and Newfoundlanders served, with more than...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
It was good news for the staff and students at KPSDB schools with the release of the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) 2013-14 primary and junior assessments in reading, writing and mathematics on September 17. For the first time in...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Joseph Kyle Hunt, a young man from Sioux Lookout, is fundraising money for children affected by the ongoing civil war in Syria. After watching a YouTube video posted by Save the Children Canada, Joseph was brought to tears and immediately felt the urge..
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Joe Dooley, Richard Goretzki, Rosella Harper and Amanda Bois answer Question of the Week.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
“Hudson Bay Freight Canoes (Root River) by Fred Garrick who was foreman (Cash Keeper) for the Hudson’s Bay Co.”
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Local students’ voices heard by Royal Commission Local students from four primary and secondary schools were invited to Thunder Bay last week to attend a preliminary discussion forum with the Royal Commission on Learning....
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Lost and Found articles for September 24, 2014 issue.
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