Real Estate in Fort Frances, Ontario
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Fort Frances is a town in, and the seat of, Rainy River District in Northwestern Ontario, Canada. The population as of the 2016 census was 7,739. Fort Frances is a popular fishing destination. It hosts the annual Fort Frances Canadian Bass Championship.
Located on the international border with the United States where Rainy Lake narrows to become Rainy River, it is connected to International Falls, Minnesota by the Fort Frances–International Falls International Bridge. The town is the third-largest community of Northwestern Ontario after Thunder Bay and Kenora. The Fort Frances Mill was formerly the main employer and industry in the town until its closure in January 2014.