From The Archives:
Wednesday, April 19, 1995
A daytime train between Capreol and Winnipeg – that stops in Sioux Lookout – is just one of many ways passenger rail service in Northern Ontario could be expanded, according to a study released last week.
Signs of Spring
The cool temperatures may have fooled you, but you can be sure it is springtime around Sioux Lookout. The pussy willows are out and the earth will soon be green – we hope.
Pitching a cleaner community
A Sioux Lookout group is pitching a new idea this spring: They’d like everyone to help clean up the town by picking up garbage and throwing it out.
Pickle Lake wants gold mine benefits
Pickle Lake Township wants to stake its own claim when a gold mine is constructed about 160 kilometres north of the town. That is, the local government wants the economic benefits from the mine to get to Pickle Lake residents.