Current Bus Status

Last Updated: May 17, 2022 at 6:25PM

Some busses have been delayed or cancelled.

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Please be advised that the following school bus routes will be impacted by flooding and road closures on Wednesday, May 18.

Dryden/Vermilion Bay

  • VB16, VB29, VB31 – delays are expected due to a detour around flooding on Highway 17 at Rhyner Road.
  • VB33 and VB34 – some stops will be cancelled due to flooding on Highway 105 at Buller Creek. Delays are expected due to a detour in place.
  • DR22 – all stops on Eton Rugby Road (Hwy. 605), Rugby Lake Road, Houde Road, & Stenberg Road will be cancelled due to the closure of Eton Rugby Road (Hwy. 605).
  • DR21 – all stops on Berglund Road will be cancelled due to the closure of Minnitaki Road South.
  • DR20 – stops on Glengoland Road will be cancelled due to flooding and road conditions.

Kenora

  • KN13, KN15, & KN88 – all stops north of the Kenora By-pass (Hwy. 17A) will be cancelled due to flooding and road closures.

Red Lake

  • RL6 – stops on Dupont Drive and Young Street east of Chelsea Street will be cancelled due to conditions on Young Street.

Pickle Lake 

  • PL81 will be cancelled due to driver shortage.

Sioux Lookout

  • SL53 will be cancelled on Wednesday, May 18 due to driver shortage.
  • SL54 will be running approximately 50 minutes late on Wednesday, May 18 (AM & PM) due to driver shortage.

Staying safe when riding the school bus during COVID-19

To read more about health and safety measures in place to ensure that students continue to arrive at school safely, on time, and ready to learn during the COVID-19 pandemic click here.

We are available to help you make transportation arrangements for this school year or next school year.

Email us at bussing@nwobus.ca to get started or call 1-866-860-7770 / 807-223-1256

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

We provide school bus service for eligible riders registered at the following School Boards:

  • Keewatin-Patricia District School Board
  • Kenora Catholic District School Board
  • The Northwest Catholic District School Board
  • Conseil scolaire de district catholique des Aurores boréales

Once you have registered for school, click here to check for school bus eligibility and register for bussing.

 

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Kenora

8°C
Light Rain
Humidity: 97%
Wind: SE 17 km/h

Red Lake

8°C
Light Rain
Humidity: 93%
Wind: ESE 15 km/h

Sioux Lookout

9°C
Light Rain
Humidity: 83%
Wind: ESE 8 km/h

Ignace

9°C
Cloudy
Humidity: 88%
Wind: SSE 17 km/h

Dryden

9°C
Cloudy
Humidity: 88%
Wind: SSE 17 km/h

Ear Falls

7°C
Humidity: 94%
Wind: E 10 km/h

Pickle Lake

Not observed.

Upsala

9°C
Humidity: 64%
Wind: SSE 4 km/h

Data provided by Environment Canada