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Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Another winter season is upon us and that means snow shoveling and winter driving. Municipal Public Works Manager Andrew Jewell shared, “I guess the same concerns come forward every year. We are asking people to abide by our winter parking...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Soft snow blanketed Sioux Lookout over the weekend, lending a wintry glow to every day scenes all around town.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
December is shaping up to be busy in Sioux Lookout. The month began with the Senior Citizen’s Christmas Dinner on December 1. Dick MacKenzie has been the master of ceremonies at the event for the past 25 years and said, “This is such a pleasant...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services Corporation will be hiring a Gladue report writer based in Sioux Lookout, with funding from Legal Aid Ontario. The Sioux Lookout report writer will be one of three new workers, with the other two based in Thunder Bay and...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
The Sioux Lookout Chamber of Commerce is calling this year’s Moonlight Madness initiative a great success. Participating chamber businesses stayed open late and offered shoppers special deals to help them with their Christmas shopping and encourage...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Thirteen students from Obishikokaang Elementary School and Morris Thomas Memorial School took part in the first annual Lac Seul District Speech Competition last Friday. Held at Obishikokaang Elementary School, the competitors representing Grades 3 to 8..
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
It may seem risky to perform a play all about an opening night flop, but Northern Lights Community Theatre’s opening night performance of Opening Night had the audience in stitches, garnering hearty applause when the curtains closed. The Norm Foster...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Students are well engaged in Queen Elizabeth District High School’s new Hockey Academy program. This program allows students to participate in on and off-ice activities related to hockey during the school day. This is the inaugural year of the...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Community members packed the Legion last Saturday for the St. Mary’s Anglican Church Christmas Bazaar. Baked goods and gifts along with crafts were for sale with tea, coffee, sandwiches and dainties being served by church members and young helpers...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
It was a busy day on the courts November 26 as Sioux Mountain Public School hosted the Dryden area junior volleyball tournament. Eleven teams competed in the tournament, which takes place every year. There were two teams from Sioux Mountain, New...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
The Steelheads hammered the Skycare Turbos 13-3 in Sioux Lookout Hockey League action November 26. Sunday evening (pictured) the Knuckles dominated the Slate Falls Airways Otters 12-5 at the Sioux Lookout Memorial Arena.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
The Nishnawbe-Gamik Friendship Centre has a new presence on the Internet. The centre launched its updated website November 26. The new page, located at ngfc.net, boasts slick graphics, photos and information about staff and board members, an image...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
This is a milestone year for the Sioux Lookout Ojibway Power Toboggan Association. The snowmobile club is celebrating its 50th anniversary and celebrated the milestone season with a pancake breakfast last Sunday. It was attended by approximately 50...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Saturday night my Facebook chat box popped open with a hello from Cousin Lee down in Michigan. What a thrill! We have been lifelong friends of the first order, tough MacKenzie boys whenever we got together. We drifted apart and lost touch with each...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
I read with great concern and disappointment in last week’s paper, the refusal of Mayor and Council to support Councillor Timpson’s request for the Municipality to support the call for a national inquiry into the number of missing and murdered...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Only three more weeks of school left, and then Pelican Falls students will be leaving for Christmas holidays. These last few weeks get pretty busy with trying to catch up on homework, doing culminating activities, and studying for exams. It’s...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Luke Mathews, Lil & Fran Donnelly, Anne Mann and Knowles McGill answer Question of the Week.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Two people are standing on the extreme left of the 5-span wooden bridge. The bridge was built in 1927 and removed in 1940.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Royal commission sees Sioux as role model Canada’s Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples made a quick stop in Sioux Lookout last Tuesday and heard how Sioux Lookout is bridging the gap between Natives and Non-Natives...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Minnie Mary Faries was born on December 25, 1933 at English River Post to Caroline (nee Reuben) and George Faries. Their family name Faries was later changed to Ferris by the government at some point. She was raised at English River Post until her...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Dad decided it was time to go and he quietly slipped away after a brief battle with brain cancer. Murray is survived by his children, Steven (Barbara), Bjorn (Shelley) and Dorothy; his grandchildren, James, Sarah, Madisson, Rachel and Tanner; brothers.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
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