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Post-secondary options for locals expanding

Published: November 23, 2016 BY JENNIFER PARSONS Confederation College continues to expand its programming options in the area to fit local students needs. President Jim Madder was in Red Lake last week talking to industry stakeholders [...]

Red Lake’s 2015 financial statements receive review

Published: November 23, 2016 BY JENNIFER PARSONS Municipal officials were patting themselves on the back this week after reviewing its 2015 audited financials that boasted an annual surplus of $292,650 over budget. BDO Dunwoody LLP auditor [...]

Curbside collection contract awarded

Published: November 23, 2016 BY JENNIFER PARSONS Chukuni Sanitation will be Red Lake’s waste collection contractor for another seven years. Municipal leaders voted to approve a $1.9 million curbside collection agreement for curbside collection of garbage [...]

Bringing Christmas cheer to kids around the world

Published: November 23, 2016  BY SARAH DESFORGES On Nov. 13, Karen Powell hosted a shoebox packing party for operation Christmas Child. Operation Christmas Child is an extension of the organization Samaritans Purse. Christmas Child is a [...]

Local art show presents nineteen artists’ work

Published: November 23, 2016 BY JILL WOOLLEY Locals looking to visit an art gallery don’t need to travel far. For the next five weeks, art from 19 artists will be on display in the second annual [...]