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Grant positions Norseman Festival for a 2018 return

Published January 3, 2018 BY JENNIFER PARSONS The Norseman Festival received a boost in paying their 2017 bills and getting a head start on a 2018 event last week after receiving a provincial government grant. On [...]

Knox Lake extension granted

Published: January 3, 2018   BY JENNIFER PARSONS Snowmobilers in the area will continue to have access to a popular fishing spot located in Woodland Caribou Provincial Park, after an Ontario Parks decision to extend temporary [...]

Chilly welcome to 2018 for residents

January 3, 2018   BY JENNIFER PARSONS Residents of the district woke up to cold floors and water uncertainty on Jan. 1 after a downed tree caused a power outage that lasted for several hours. Hydro [...]

Cochenour Parade

Published December 20, 2017 Dillon St. Jean waves from aboard a hockey themed float as the “Cochenour Parade of Awesomeness” makes its way up and down streets on Dec. 17. The event, organized by residents, drew [...]

Winter Carnival set to return in 2018

Published: December 20, 2017 BY JENNIFER PARSONS As the calendar turns over to 2018 one group of citizens is looking to brighten up the dreary month of February. Earlier this month organizers for the Red Lake [...]