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Waste management bylaw undergoes further amendment

Published on August 17, 2016 BY JENNIFER PARSONS Glass products may soon be classified as garbage as the Municipality looks to further amend the Waste Management Bylaw. The bylaw, which was adopted in 2010, allows residents [...]

Water quality reports get ‘thorough’ review

Published on August 17, 2016 BY JENNIFER PARSONS Municipal leaders received a thorough review of the district’s drinking water system last week, examining in depth Northern Waterworks annual report on the system. Under provincial legislation drinking [...]

Local boy gets wish granted

Published on August 17, 2016 BY JENNIFER PARSONS From Aug 9-10 the Make-a-Wish Canada was present in the district with the sole intent of granting a special wish for Dexter Veldhoen. Vehicles lined both sides of [...]

Ear Falls Officer wins Bronze

Published on August 10, 2016 BY SARAH DESFORGES From July 16 to 24, Thunder Bay hosted the 2016 Can Am Police-Fires Games. Ear Falls local Gord Ewald placed third in his age group in the half [...]

Another mobile veterinarian service making an intro

Published August 3, 2016 BY JENNIFER PARSONS Animal enthusiasts in the district are getting another opportunity to bring their pets to a veterinarian with minimal travel. TransCanada Pet Clinic was in town last week, offering existing [...]