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Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler is expressing disappointment and concern, after Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller admitted at a press conference in Ottawa on Dec. 2 that the federal government would not meet its commitment...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the First Step Women s Shelter coordinated Sioux Lookout s 12th Annual Stuff A Cruiser event on Dec. 5. Officers and FSWS representatives accepted cash donations, non-perishable food items and new toys...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority (SLFNHA) is advising that a positive case of COVID-19 has been reported in Lac Seul First Nation. SLFNHA Public Health Physician Dr. John Guilfoyle advised in a video update on Dec. 6 that the individual is...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
The Municipality of Sioux Lookout is informing users of the Recreation Centre and Memorial Arena of changes brought on, In light of evolving public health directives respecting the COVID-19 pandemic. The Recreation Centre will now be operating from...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Sioux Area Seniors Activity Centre members Charron Sippola, Sandra Lockhart and Joan Kydd created this Christmas themed scene, featuring Santa Claus, candy canes and gingerbread people, on the senior centre s windows last week, wishing the community a...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
The Nishnawbe-Gamik Friendship Centre (NGFC) provided 365 people with dinner through their annual community feast on December 3. This year s feast took place as a drive-thru event due to the COVID-19 pandemic. NGFC Executive Director Jennifer Thomas...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Megan Anderson, Brian Satgunam, Greg Link and Bill Kuzemczak answer this week s Question of the Week!
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Front Street, Sioux Lookout. Date unknown. Correction: A reader has informed The Bulletin that the Pics of the Past appearing in our Nov. 25 and Dec. 2 editions identified as being taken in front of the original Sacred Heart School, were actually...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
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Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Judy Henrickson is inviting the community to her 698 Drayton Road home, where she has put hours of work and love into creating an elaborate Christmas lights display synced to the music of six holiday songs. Henrickson turned on her display for the...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
I look forward to returning to Ottawa this week to fight for the Kenora riding in the House of Commons. I ve spent the last few weeks in the riding, meeting with constituents and advocating for more support and a real plan for Canadians impacted by...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
As we approach Christmas let s take time to say thank you to each other. Thank you for being a caring community. Thank you for masking, social distancing, and sacrificing normal routines and expectations. Thank you for thinking about fellow citizens...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Seven Generations Education Institute (SGEI) has unveiled its Health Disciplines Simulation Lab, which resembles a realistic medical setting, to hone students skills at its Sioux Lookout, Kenora and Fort Frances campuses. The simulation lab is a...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
The Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout will be continuing its tradition of preparing and selling Ice Candles this year. Candles, $10 each, can be purchased in memory of a loved one who is no longer with us. On Dec. 20 the Rotary Club will place the candles...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Ontario Provincial Police have released the name of the victim of a fatal house fire which took place in Sioux Lookout on Nov. 19. At approximately 6:00 a.m. on Nov.19, the Sioux Lookout detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Sioux Lookout...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
A 59-year-old Kejcik Bay resident is facing five charges following an investigation by the Lac Seul Police Service. Police are continuing their investigation, and believe there may be additional victims who have not yet come forward. Eric Everson has...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) continues to stay prepared for a potential increase of COVID-19 in our region. With this in mind, SLMHC is implementing some changes at the hospital and William A. George Extended Care facility (ECU) to...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Local wildlife photographer Michael Lawrence is celebrating his tenth year producing Our Own Backyard: A Sioux Lookout Nature Calendar. Lawrence said, The sales have been higher each year and I ve had a higher print run this year than previous years...
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Santa Claus came to town last Sunday as the Sioux Lookout Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with The Municipality of Sioux Lookout, Sioux Lookout OPP and Sioux Lookout Fire Services, presented A Christmas Car Parade. Taking place at the Sioux Lookout..
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Local resident Jenny DeRusha was the lucky winner of this year s Moonlight Madness draw. When making a purchase at any one of the participating 13 businesses during Moonlight Madness on Nov. 27, shoppers 18 years of age and older were entered into a...