Tbaytel is adding a new cell tower in the Devlin area to improve the coverage between Fort Frances and Emo. Jennifer McKibbon of Dibaajimowin Fibre Optic attended the June 12 LaVallee Council Meeting. McKibbon informed Council it is anticipated that Fibre Optic will be coming to Devlin in the third […]

“Love Wins” Pride Brunch will be held June 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everyone is invited to the Point Park for a special Pride Brunch and other activities. The Rock the Square event series will kick off with a FREE concert, featuring local rock legends Kings of None, with […]

The Fort Frances Splash Pad grand opening has been moved from June 22 to Sunday, June 23. MPP Greg Rickford will be hosting a FREE community Barbecue from noon to 1 p.m. to celebrate! The Adult Art series continues, with Book Page Roses, Saturday, June 22 from 1-4 p.m. in […]

As any sports fan knows, it’s hard to be on a bandwagon when there isn’t one. Such is the life for Chicago White Sox followers, one of whom writes this column. To say the Sox and I have a history is an understatement, and understating the White Sox is about […]

Dear editor, As we are now in the season of lawn maintenance and outdoor activities, I would like to remind everyone about the potential hazards associated with machinery such as lawn mowers, especially in the presence of children. I was only two when an accident forever altered the course of […]

Life Coach’s Corner
By Liz Adam

The more I examine the issue of clutter, the more effort I put into combating it, because it really does act as a weight. Gretchen Rubin If you read last month’s column that asked “Maybe some spring cleaning?” and decided to say yes to doing some spring cleaning, you may […]

The sixth stop of the Bassmaster Elite Series took place this past weekend on the Tennessee River, at Wheeler Lake. Wheeler does not have the tournament history or big bass reputation that other Tennessee River lakes do like Guntersville, Pickwick, Chickamauga or Kentucky but it’s a similar body of water […]

Here we are halfway through the month of June, and I am not finished planting. We have a couple of alfalfa trials that are ready to go in but when they are predicting a heavy rain, I question if we shouldn’t wait until that is behind us. Small seed will […]

It is with great sadness the family of Alexis Rochelle Holland announce her passing on June 12, 2024, at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ontario. Alexis will be deeply missed by her parents Buck (Chester) and Fern (nee Lundgren) Holland; also surviving, her sisters Hope Holland (Todd Thompson), Terri […]

Husband, Uncle, Brother, Pepere, Grampa, Great-Pepere, Hunting Partner, Fishing Partner, #1 Fan, Friend and Dad… These are all the words that describe Lorne John McNay. Lorne left us peacefully in early afternoon on June 14, 2024. He left us with dignity, on his own terms and with family by his […]