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Withdrawal in jail

Withdrawal in jail

Kyle Maki, 25, says he is dependent on methadone. Maki said methadone is not a street drug and he has a right to take it as a prescription medication.
Relay for Life launches 2010 campaign

Relay for Life launches 2010 campaign

Ten years ago Helen Knutsen heard words no person wants to hear: "You have cancer." Thanks to early detection, she survived. Two-and-half years later, her husband heard the exact same words.
Transit users react to final day at Brodie terminal

Transit users react to final day at Brodie terminal

A new temporary south-side bus terminal at city hall will take a little getting used to, but riders aren’t expecting any major challenges.
Walking with the Mayor

Walking with the Mayor

In 11 years, about 120 non-profit organizations have benefited from the $120,000 raised by the RBC Royal Bank Mayor’s Walk. "It’s everything from baseball teams, hockey teams, cadets," said Mayor Lynn Peterson.
Walking with the Mayor

Walking with the Mayor

In 11 years, about 120 non-profit organizations have benefited from the $120,000 raised by the RBC Royal Bank Mayor’s Walk. "It’s everything from baseball teams, hockey teams, cadets," said Mayor Lynn Peterson.

Newswatch launches national news, sports package

Tbnewswatch.com introduced its new national news and national sports sections Tuesday. The new sections, which features news and images from the Canadian Press, are now a permanent part of tbnewswatch.com’s content package.

Pair of new fires hit Atikokan area

Two new forest fires struck the Atikokan area over the Easter long weekend. The Ministry of Natural Resources reports that one of the new fires is believed to be human caused.

Man charged after stabbing at Kenora hotel

Police say a youth was stabbed at a hotel in Kenora over the weekend. Kenora detachment OPP officers say the 15-year-old boy was stabbed in the neck by another male staying at the Lakeside Inn Saturday.

Workshop looks at province’s forest pricing system

Ontario continues to move ahead with the modernizing of its forest tenure and pricing system. The major review of how companies access and pay for wood in Ontario was announced last summer.

Task force targets drugs

In Sioux Lookout, a task force examining airport security continues to move forward.
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