The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Dryden detachment has confirmed the identity of a woman who died in a recent car crash as 39-year-old Susan Tilley of Dryden.
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The Emo and District Lions Club would like to thank everyone who purchased tickets for this year's “Lions' Share” grocery raffle.
Once again the profits from the draw will be going back into the district to fund several of the club's current projects.
Close to 250 people packed into the Devlin Hall on Saturday to enjoy a spaghetti dinner and help the La Vallee Fire Department raise money to upgrade and purchase firefighting equipment.
Ontario's government is working for the people by fighting against increased costs to public institutions caused by the burdensome federal carbon tax.
Trimming a horse's hooves is a difficult task and with a lack of farrier services being offered locally, many are opting to do it themselves.
Jenna Jarvis, 22, is one of the few who provide the service and has been doing so for about a year now.
Ruby's Pantry is pleased to accept a $325 donation from Waschke Family GM Center in International Falls.
The local car dealer contributes to the community monthly, according to office manager Beth Gable.
“We prefer to keep the money local,” she noted.
“We like to focus on organizations who assist children and those who work to alleviate food insecurity,” Gable added.
Fort Frances Legion Ladies Auxiliary to Br. #29 met on April 10 with 32 members in attendance.
The meeting was brought to order at 7:05 p.m. by president Alfreda Easton, followed by the minutes of the March 13 general meeting and the April 1 executive meeting being read and approved.
There were no new membership applications presented for approval.
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada released the results of its 600 MHz spectrum auction last week and Tbaytel is among a number of wireless carriers from across the country that were successful at obtaining spectrum.
Tbaytel acquired a block of spectrum in the 600 MHz frequency band within the company's geographical serving territory.
Bob MacDonald and Alice Pollard of Fort Frances were among the $30 cash calendar winners for the week of April 7-13.
Other winners in the Rainy River District Mutual Aid Association draw for that week included Tim Mutz (Devlin), Mary Elder (Atikokan), Dawn and Shawn Jacobson (Thunder Bay), and Joe Bremault (South Junction, Man.).
After a long and busy day, Lisa Teeple and her team had the chance to step back and examine the fruits of their labour.
“I'm happy," Teeple said when asked about how this year's "Ag Day” turned out.
“We were happy with the number that we had turn out. We always wish for more but we were happy that we had as many as we did.”