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Trafficking charges laid

Published: May 17, 2017 SUBMITTED Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Organized Crime and Enforcement Bureau (OCEB), with assistance of the Treaty Three Police Service, Kenora OPP Street Crime Unit and members of the Kenora [...]

Mine rescue tech heading south

Published: May 17, 2017 BY NSN STAFF Local mine rescue technician Dave Hay will represent the Red Lake District at the 68th annual Ontario Mine Rescue Provincial Competition next month. The rescuer, who is a member [...]

Slow start to fire season

Published: May 17, 2017 BY JENNIFER PARSONS The 2017 forest fire season has started out slowly in the Red Lake district with only one fire on the books six weeks in. Ministry of Natural Resources officials [...]

Emergency preparedness drill coming

Published: May 10, 2017 BY JENNIFER PARSONS The public is being warned of an emergency preparedness drill scheduled for May 15. Red Lake Airport Manager Duane Riddell told the Northern Sun News last week to fulfill [...]

Night hunting conviction for local hunter

Published: May 10, 2017 BY NSN STAFF Two Red Lake men were fined last week by the provincial government. Last month Kenneth Burgess was found guilty at trial and fined $4,500 for unlawfully hunting at night. [...]