Lac Seul First Nation resident and band member Jeremy Capay pushed his body and mind to the limit in honour of frontline workers and those effected by COVID-19.
Emergency shelter services in Sioux Lookout have been moved to the Recreation Centre (effective April 17) to accommodate physical distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic and allow the Out of the Cold Shelter to be available for isolation purposes.
Sioux Lookout OPP have charged a person under the Provincial Government s Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMCPA) , the first charge under the act relating to COVID-19 emergency declarations to be laid by Ontario Provincial Police...
In a letter to families on April 16, the Keewatin Patricia District School Board (KPDSB) confirmed there s no date set for the reopening of schools, but the school year has yet to be officially cancelled (as of April 20).
Shannon Brody, Rosanna Jacob, Jennifer Linden, and Nancy McCord answer this week s Question of the Week.
I wanted to take some time to express my appreciation for everything all of you have been doing to support each other and protect public health during this time. This pandemic has been taking a toll on all Canadians.
The current public health crisis related to the novel coronavirus has opened the door for new types and new levels of communications. By necessity we are all, both individually and institutionally, communicating differently.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) shared fishing and hunting currently remain open across the province.
The Sioux Lookout Airport said they ve experienced reductions in scheduled traffic activities and put increased safety measures in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Northwestern Health Unit s (NWHU) Acting Medical Officer of Health has commented on the use of cloth masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Last week (April 15) the health centre provided an update to the public on the planning and precautions it has been implementing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Members of the Sioux Lookout Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are looking for public assistance in the investigation of a mischief in the community.
Sioux Lookout s Digital Creator program and Photography Club have been using online platforms to communicate with members and participants since the Sioux Lookout Public Library, which is the home of their physical gathering spaces, closed on March 13.
Sales and listings recorded over Canadian MLS systems dropped by 14.3 per cent over the second half of the month of March as the economic turmoil and stay-at-home mandates to slow the spread of the COVID-19 caused both buyers and sellers to retreat...
In a statement on April 13, the Municipality of Sioux Lookout announced the decision to postpone their annual Pitch-In community clean-up event, which coincides with the annual Pitch-In Canada event.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Wilfrid Wilf John Perron on April 7, 2020, at the age of 81, with his loving wife, Marlene Perron and family by his side.
It is with profound sadness, that we announce the peaceful passing of Patricia Ellen McNally-Reek, who passed away on April 7, 2020 at Meno Ya Win Health Center.
Churches in Sioux Lookout have refrained from gathering physically for weekly services due to the Ontario government s Declaration of Emergency under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, which restricts social gatherings of...