Local News

Where will the farms go?

Gary Sliworsky
Ag. Rep.

Demographics suggest as much as 70 per cent of all farmland in North ‘America will be transferred in the next decade.


LoW cottage owners assured land grab is for the right reasons

Ken Johnston
Editor

Political leaders deny that the move to annex unorganized lands on Lake of the Woods by Kenora, Sioux Narrows-Nestor Falls (SNNF) and Lake of the Woods Townships is a tax grab.


History paddles into Rainy River

Ken Johnston
Editor

About half way through their 13 day journey, the modern day voyageurs stopped in Rainy River last Thursday evening to spend a night and then entertain and educate townspeople the next morning.


10th annual Morson Bass Classic casts off Saturday

Ken Johnston
Editor

Bass boats will be screaming across Lake of the Woods this Saturday as the 10th annual Morson Bass Classic gets underway!


Covering and feeding out

Gary Sliworsky,
Ag Rep.

Last week’s article dealt with filling and packing bunker silos. This week’s continues with covering and feeding out. Again, the information comes from Joel Bagg, Forage Specialist with OMAF


Border meat ban lifted on some products

Ken Johnston
Editor

With one industry already reeling from the U.S. ban on Canadian beef, the tourism industry is breathing a sigh of relief after word came on Friday that U.S. Hunters will be able to bring deer and other popularly hunted game animals home from Canada.


Using bunker silos

Gary Sliworsky
Ag. Rep.

This is the first of two articles on using bunker silos. The information comes from Joel Bagg, Forage Specialist with OMAF.


Canoeists with a cause paddle from Fort Frances to Rainy River

Ken Johnston
Editor

It was beautiful journey that ended in Rainy River on Thursday when seven canoes from Fort Frances arrived at the Government dock after four days travelling the Rainy River.


What a party!

Ken Johnston
Editor

It was one big party!
The citizens of Morley Township both past and present did themselves proud this past weekend when they marked their 100th anniversary as an incorporated township.


Crackel/Duggan win 30th Annual RR open

Ken Johnston
Editor

They are keeping it in the family!
Glen Crackel became part of an elite group of golfers Monday when he won the 30th annual Rainy River Open, held at Warroad Estates Golf Course.


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