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Canada Day 2015 in Red Lake

The heat and humidity had the kids splashing in the water all day. Face-painting, balloon animals with Rainbow the Clown, many children’s activities and games, as well as barbecue and cotton candy served up by the [...]

Live! @ the 2015 Norseman Festival

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE From country and blues, to AC/DC and Fleetwood Mac covers; from jugglers and magicians, to the Red Lake area’s finest bands and solo acts, the 2015 Norseman Festival (held over two weekends: Rock [...]

A barred owl rests on the branch of a birch tree. Better known as the hoot owl for its distinctive call, this native North American bird also goes by eight hooter, rain owl, wood owl, and [...]

Mainstream and alternative music converge at 2015 Juno Awards

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY The nominees for the 44th annual Juno Awards were released last week for the show set to take place on March 15 at Hamilton, Ontario’s FirstOntario Centre. Magic!, the pop reggae group from [...]

Local artist shortlisted for national glass award

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE The Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery has announced the finalists for the RBC Award for Glass and among them is local artist Cheryl Wilson Smith. “It’s pretty amazing. Something I’ve aimed for for [...]