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Chicken can cross the border again

By Ken Johnston Editor Last year the break out of Avian Influenza saw the banning of bringing poultry into Ontario and Minnesota. Earlier this month the ban into Ontario was mostly lifted.

Council to borrow $330,000 for Main St.

By Ken Johnston Editor Rainy River Town Council held their first regular meeting of 2016 Monday with a very light agenda.

Mayor refects on 2015 and looks ahead

By Ken Johnston Editor “2015 was a very productive year for Rainy River!” said Mayor Debbie Ewald. Looking back at the previous year, things went much better for the town than they did in 2014.

US customs donates to Ronald McDonald House

News Release US CBP U.S.

Elusive woodpecker and a robin seen during annual bird count

By Michael Dawber Librarian/CEO An elusive Black-backed Woodpecker was the star attraction on the Rainy River Library’s Christmas Bird Count.

2015 in review

By Ken Johnston Editor Editor’s Note: It was another busy year in Rainy River and area. Here are some of the highlights of 2015 as reported through the pages of the Record.

Beware of thin ice

News Release OPP Members of area Detachments of the Ontario Provincial Police are reminding the community of the dangers of thin ice this time of year.

Council asked for letter of support for new consolidated school

By Ken Johnston
Rainy River Town Council had a busy session at its regular monthly meeting Monday evening, including a visit from the public school board.

Death under investigation

On December 8th, 2015 at approximately 4:15 pm, officers from the Rainy River District of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a call for service at the Emo Hospital.

Owls kick off second court season

By Aaron Short
RRHS Sports Reporter
The Owls kicked off their second court season last Tuesday at home against Pelican Falls.

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