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Studying Norval Morrisseau: Research project begins on well-known local artist

 Jennifer Thurbide Famous artist Norval Morrisseau was the topic of conversation when Jessica Wilson and Gaye Sihin stopped by the Red Lake Regional Heritage Centre last Friday. Representing Westerkirk Works of Art out of Toronto, the two are visiting the area in search of told and untold stories about the man who lived in Red […]


In Remembrance: A tribute to some of the Red Lake area’s Second World War Veterans

John Richthammer Following the outbreak of the Second World War, several hundred men and women of the Red Lake District patriotically enlisted in various branches of the Canadian Army. This series depicts a few of their stories. Edna Auger (1895-1993) was born in Thurso, Quebec, and was one of Red Lake’s earliest female entrepreneurs. Throughout […]