Pete Mozarowski and Rihkee Strap entertain the crowd with their unique cello-accordion fusion at the first annual Death to Winter Fest on Feb. 23 at the Red Lake Legion. The festival was sponsored by the Norseman Festival Committee and featured works by local visual artists and music by several (mainly) local acts playing a variety of genres.
Published: February 15, 2017 BY JENNIFER PARSONS The district’s population is in decline says new data release from the federal government. Making public population and dwelling data from the 2016 Census last week, Statistics Canada says despite an increase in the Kenora District’s inhabitants, Red Lake and Ear Falls are each losing their residents. In […]
Published: November 9, 2016 BY JENNIFER PARSONS Red Lake Fire Rescue members are continuing to train on new equipment this month as the department implements the use of standardized breathing apparatuses. Fire Chief Walter Scarrow confirmed last month that delivery had been made for 36 self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), 45 spare cylinders, and two Rapid […]
New Ontario Cabinet unveiled Lisa Dumontier The new provincial Cabinet was sworn in last week. Comprised entirely of re-elected previous Cabinet members, the group of Ministers join together to form the smallest Cabinet in Ontario since 1998 and feature two officials elected from Northern Ontario—MPP Michael Gravelle who will serve as Natural Resources and Forestry […]