Join Kenora Catholic on May 3rd at their Community Consultation for your chance to win an Apple IPad Mini 4:

Click here to learn more.

Rance Cardinal says it was a sign.

"We were in a hotel. Fifteen minutes to get to the Jets game. Turned on the TV, and it was just like a shock of pain went through my body. Then, I thought, this ain't funny no more," he said.

"I told my uncle ,'What would you do if I walked?' My uncle gave me a different look. It wasn't a look of doubt. It was a look of pride," Cardinal continued.

As a result, Rance Cardinal of Sioux Lookout's on the road. He started walking to Humboldt last week in support of the Broncos.

The distance is about 1,200 km and Cardinal's not worried about how long it'll take. Two years ago, Stan Barkman of Sachigo Lake walked to Fort McMurray in support of fire victims.

The Broncos bus was involved in a collision that has claimed the lives of 16 people and injured 13 others.

For more information:

To help Rance Cardinal's walk -- send EMT to [email protected] (password Humboldt15 )
 
To support Humboldt Strong - gofundme

 

More Local News

DrydenNow.com is here!

A new source that connects residents of Dryden with an exclusive focus on local content has been released. DrydenNow.com is an online portal that is an addition to the Q104 and KenoraOnline family,…

Another truck sinks

A Manitoba resident may need to start shopping for a new vehicle, after theirs sank to the bottom of Clearwater Bay. This is the second pickup truck that has gone through local ice since Saturday. At…

Join Kenora Catholic on May 3rd at their Community Consultation for your chance to win an Apple IPad Mini 4:

Click here to learn more.

Overnight blaze near Stewart Lake

A former restaurant was up in flames last night. Firefighters from the Machin Fire Department and the Longbow Lake Volunteer Fire Department battled a blaze at the Stewart Lake Lodge. The fire…

A reminder to Motorcyclists

With seasonal temperatures returning, residents are getting their bikes out and should be aware of motorcycle safety. Around 7:30 a.m. this morning, emergency crews were dispatched to Highway 17 and…

Lease up for provincial offence court

Renovations will soon be taking place in Kenora’s City Hall. Kenora Councillors have approved an additional allocation of $75,000 to be funded through the City Hall Reserve for interior renovations…

Break and enter investigation

The Dryden Police Service is investigating a break and enter. Police say that the incident occurred sometime between April 1 and April 17 on Florence Street. It is suspected that suspect (s) forcibly…

KCDSB tackles Earth Day

It's Earth Day and it's time to help out our environment. Students from the Kenora Catholic District School Board did their part as they cleaned up 220 pounds of garbage in neigbourhoods around their…

A late and quick thaw

It sure is a difference from last year. Ice is still dominant on Lake of the Woods and Ice Patrol Pilot, Tim Armstrong offers an update. “The lake was 99 per cent open water last year. This year it’s…

CPR reports 'challenging quarter'

Delays due to weather are having an impact on CP Rail's balance sheet. “This was a challenging quarter, as we battled extreme weather and unprecedented demand, specifically in the northern reaches of…

Good year for Copperfin

At last week's annual meeting, Copperfin CEO Dennis Alvestad reported the net imcome for the credit union was up seven per cent to $2.5 million. “This past year has been both challenging and…

KenoraOnline.com is Kenora's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Upcoming Events

Al-Anon Family Group

24 April 2018 7:30 pm

St. Andrews United Church,, Kenora





Junior Wolves Program

25 April 2018 9:30 am - 10:15 am

Open Roads Public School, Dryden





Registration Open KCDSB Summer Sports Camps

25 April 2018 3:00 pm - 11 May 2018 9:00 pm

KCDSB Kenora Campus





Al-Anon Family Group

24 April 2018 7:30 pm

St. Andrews United Church,, Kenora





Junior Wolves Program

25 April 2018 9:30 am - 10:15 am

Open Roads Public School, Dryden





Registration Open KCDSB Summer Sports Camps

25 April 2018 3:00 pm - 11 May 2018 9:00 pm

KCDSB Kenora Campus





Kenora Catholic DSB Family Art Nights - Grade 1 to 6

25 April 2018 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

St. Louis School, Kenora





Let's Pretend: After School Theatre Fun presented by TryLight theatre

25 April 2018 5:30 pm

Trylight Theatre, Kenora





Login