Severe thunderstorm watch in effect

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for much of northwestern Ontario. Communities that fall under the severe weather watch include Kenora, Dryden, Vermilion Bay, Sioux Narrows and Ignace.

Collaborative approach to mental health focused on trauma

It's a work in progress. Social service members in Kenora gathered yesterday, in an effort to get on the same page, when it comes to helping youth with mental health issues. Gina Clark works with the…

Homeless killer won't be roaming the northwest any longer

A dangerous drifter, who used to visit the northwest, will now be behind bars for a long time. John Paul Ostamas will be serving 75 years, after he was convicted of killing three homeless people in…

Campbell visits Grassy to talk about mental health

Kenora MPP Sarah Campbell is trying to do her part. She was in Grassy Narrows yesterday, as she supports calls for a coroner's inquest. In the legislature at Queen's Park, she's also been asking the…

Kenora mayor offers update on Veterans Drive

Kenora Mayor Dave Canfield says crews are working with contractors, as they fix a big hole in Veterans Drive. In the meantime, the city's working on alternative routes. Earlier today, the mayor…

Local Sports

Schedules for high school football season

Mark Sept. 9 down on your calendars, football fans. That's the day local high school football teams will be returning to the field. The Beaver Brae Broncos and Dryden Eagles both play in the Winnipeg…

Kenora Lightning players make Vancouver Whitecaps pre-prospect academy

The Kenora Athletic Soccer Club may have some future Vancouver Whitecaps players on their team. The Lightning have five young players, who have made the Whitecaps pre-prospect academy. Kenora has…

Saints honour intermediate athletes Turcotte, Mastromatteo

The Saints are officially in the off-season. After yesterday's intermediate awards ceremony, Alyssa Turcotte talked about receiving the female athlete of the year award. "It feels really good. All…

Treaty 3 Talons off to Arizona for NABI tournament

The Treaty 3 Talons are getting on a plane for Arizona tonight. The Talons basketball team is one of three Canadian teams invited down to play in the 60-team under-18 Native American Basketball… is Kenora's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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Kids Fun Fishing Tournament - registration deadline

30 June 2016 12:00 pm

Pine Lake in Nestor Falls

Dryden Public Library events

30 June 2016 12:00 pm

Dryden Public Library, Dryden

Canada Day Celebrations in Dryden

01 July 2016 6:00 am


Canada Day Celebrations in Kenora

01 July 2016 10:00 am

Whitecap Pavilion, Kenora

Lucky Duck Race

01 July 2016 11:00 am

McLeod Park, Kenora