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The Heart and Stroke Foundation is closing it's Thunder Bay office as well as over two dozen across Canada.A spokesperson for the charity says community fundraising has been on a decline and more...

Post date: August 16, 2018

Thunder Bay is getting ready to meet with the newly elected Progressive Conservative government. They are sending a delegation to the Association of Municipalities of Ontario conference in...

Post date: August 16, 2018

The head of the Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association plans to talk with the Ontario government about the legalization of cannabis next week. Wendy Landry tells us they need to sit down...

Post date: August 16, 2018

Women attempting to start a business in northern Ontario are getting financial help from the federal government, through PARO.  MP Patty Hajdu handed over $280,000 to the PARO Centre,...

Post date: August 16, 2018

A Windsor Street complex area was again the scene of a police investigation.  They responded to an anonymous call of shots being fired at the 288 address just before 8:00 last night.However...

Post date: August 16, 2018

A Restricted Fire Zone is now in place across much of northwestern Ontario.The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry put the fire ban in place as of midnight last night.Areas affected include...

Post date: August 16, 2018

The strike at the Port Arthur Health Centre is officially over.Unifor says the centre will resume normal operations by August 24th.Unifor members voted to ratify the new agreement Tuesday night and...

Post date: August 16, 2018
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Thunder Bay fire fighters haven't figured the cause of a house fire on Leslie Avenue, but they do know it started in the kitchen.  District Chief Mark Ferrance adds they got the call...

Post date: August 16, 2018

The OPP's Underwater Search and Recovery Unit is being called in to help look for a missing American man on Lake of the Woods.Police received a report yesterday afternoon that a 70 year old...

Post date: August 16, 2018

The woman known as the "Queen of Soul," Aretha Franklin, has died at 76.Franklin had been fighting pancreatic cancer for several months, In a career that started in 1960, she posted...

Post date: August 16, 2018

Ontario's teachers are being encouraged by the Elementary Teachers Federation to continue using the 2015 curriculum when it comes to teaching health and sex education this fall.The provincial...

Post date: August 16, 2018

The city is handing out more than $2-million in contracts for local projects.   That includes a $1.4-million contract for a new refueling farm for city transit vehicles. Council put...

Post date: August 16, 2018

The pickets at the Port Arthur Health Centre are expected to come down soon.  The Centre released a statement to our newsroom the board of directors voted to accept the deal reached Tuesday...

Post date: August 16, 2018

A new board of directors is being hired at Hydro One, including a new interim president.Energy Minister Greg Rickford made that announcement yesterday.He says one of their first jobs will be to...

Post date: August 16, 2018

If you plan on visiting Confederation College next week expect heavy construction as their Nakina/Atikokan Drive bridge will be closed for the next four months.Vice President of College Services Ken...

Post date: August 15, 2018

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