Our hearts are with the people of Nova Scotia in the wake of what was a terrible tragedy. I really am disappointed to see that the Prime Minister has used that horrific event as a platform to advance his political agenda, Kenora MP Eric Melillo stated..
The ice on Pelican Lake is continuing to melt away a little more each day, a sure sign, along with plants beginning to grow and the arrival of many species of migratory birds, that spring has arrived.
Excessive vehicle speeds became the topic of discussion early last week after a Sioux Lookout resident shared a post in the Sioux Lookout Area Events & Services public Facebook page asking that drivers slow down on Drayton Road.
On Thursday, April 30, 2020, in the First Nation Territory of Fort Severn, an officer-involved shooting occurred with the Nishnawbe Aski Police Service (NAPS) Fort Severn Detachment.
I was happy to be back in Parliament last Wednesday to advocate for workers, businesses, and students in the Kenora riding. On Wednesday, Parliament passed emergency supports for students unable to find work due to the COVID-19 pandemic...
During this unusual pandemic period there are businesses that have unfortunately had to shut down. At the same time many businesses and agencies are still working, but working differently.
Charlie Killmer, Carrie Uren Roswell, Iris C Stevenson, Krista Williams, Shannon Brody, Tanya Tekavcic, Dorothy Broderick, and Karen Anne Boyko answer this week s Question of the Week.
With spring upon us, local automotive dealerships say now is the perfect time to change your vehicle s winter tires for something better suited for warmer weather.
It seems like everything in our world today is made of plastic, and it s littering our streets, clogging our waterways, and choking marine life.
Both Fresh Market Foods and Home Hardware confirmed they are moving forward with full garden centres this year after the Government of Ontario announced garden centres among businesses allowed to begin operations as of May 4.
This year, more than ever, home gardening projects are looking like a great way to enjoy sunshine and fresh air. To help make sure residents enjoy the fruits, and vegetables, of their labour, local gardening enthusiasts shared important tips...
In a post on the Sioux Lookout bird watchers public Facebook group on April 26, planning committee member Merle Burkholder announced the decision not to have a Sioux Lookout Bird Walk event this year.
There s something nice about discovering in the late afternoon that you slipped a wrong button in the top hole and have been wearing your shirt cockeyed all day and nobody has noticed.
On Monday April 27, 2020 the Lac Seul Police Service were dispatched to a house party in Frenchman s Head. Police attended and discovered a large number of people within the home.
Sioux Lookout song-writer Joshua Bellingham recently released his debut EP (extended play record), called Sea of Lights, on April 23.
More than 150 Canadian Rangers have volunteered to go on full-time active service to support their remote First Nation communities during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Sacred Heart School students and staff are showing their love and appreciation for essential workers, that are continually making sacrifices to support others during this time.
Anishinaabe violist and composer, and Sioux Lookout resident, Melody McKiver was one of ten musicians to perform and represent northern Ontario during the MusicTogether live stream concert series aiming to support Ontario artists.
Last week, staff and doctors at Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) could be spotted wearing colourful bracelets featuring the message Be Kind. The message is simple, but the gesture behind these bracelets brought joy to so many...