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Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Pelican Falls First Nations High School (PFFNHS) is getting a new baseball field. The new field, anticipated to be completed next year, comes courtesy of the Jays Care Foundation, the charitable arm of the Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Hundreds of cattails sway lazily in the breeze by the Travel Information Centre walking bridge on an early September evening.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
If a proposed fact-finding tour of rural, northern, and indigenous health care facilities is approved, officials with the Sydenham District Hospital (SDH) board are looking at Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) as a place of...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
You are responsible for your own safety. Plan your trip with safety in mind. Before you go, learn about black bears to recognize signs of bear activity (like tracks and droppings), and how to prevent and handle encounters with bears.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Sioux Mountain Public School (SMPS) welcomed 365 students back to school August 30. Steve Poling, co-principal, along with Andy Schardt, said staff worked hard over the summer. Five new teachers, four new educational assistants...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
One hundred, fifty-two bikers hit the road August 27, raising funds for the Alzheimer Society of Kenora Rainy River District during the 14th annual ride for memories and
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is warning the public about the dangers of prescription drug use. Prescription drug abuse is a growing public health and safety problem in Canada, particularly among youth. In the 2012 Canadian Alcohol and Drug Use...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
School s back in session at Obishikokaang Elementary School, where parents were invited to accompany their children August 30 for opening day.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
It s been said a picture is worth a thousand words. Introducing Worth a Thousand Words! A new Bulletin feature! We want to see your photos of this beautiful area we call home and we think our readers would too! Check out this week s entries!
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
View this years Blueberry Festival Contest Third Place Winners from this years entries. Congratulations!
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Members of the Sioux Lookout Firefighters Association presented the Municipality of Sioux Lookout with a cheque for $14,285 to go towards new auto extraction tools purchased for the Sioux Lookout Fire Department by the Municipality...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The municipal mixed slo-pitch league is finished for the season, with the Sioux Banshees winning the A-side, and Pound Town winning the B-side.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Spectacle of lights and delights Select Shows brought their carnival
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
You may be surprised to learn that just taking your boat out for a spin on a neighbouring lake can help spread harmful invasive species. And that these invaders left unchecked can seriously harm your favorite lakes and rivers.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
View this week s MNR Report.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Glen Miles loves Sioux Lookout. From this town s majestic landscape to the generous and friendly nature of its people, Miles says there is nowhere else he d rather be.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The Sioux Lookout chapter of Second Chance Pet Network (SCPN) is using social media to find forever homes for cats and dogs in its care.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
View the Court in Brief from this week.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is reminding drivers to follow traffic laws, with summer statistics showing some drivers are breaking the rules.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Here s my little friend Chippy, who creeps up and stuffs his face with sunflower seeds while I sit three feet away smoking a cigar.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
With the Labour Day weekend approaching, many cottage and seasonal property owners begin to close or winterize their properties.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The Northwestern Health Unit (NWHU) wants to know more about how people feel about alcohol in the community.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Anawdon Keeash, Donovan Keetash, Hosea Gray, and Tamara Kaminawaish answer this week s question.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Old Masonic Temple. Sioux Lookout, ON.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
It is with heavy hearts that the daughters of Isabella Carpenter announce the passing of their beloved Mother, Grandmother, Sister and Aunt. Mom passed away peacefully surrounded by all her daughters on August 19th, 2016 at the age of 73.