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Justin Trudeau Heads to Thunder Bay February 9th

Justin Trudeau and the federal Liberals are climbing in the polls
THUNDER BAY – The federal Liberal Party appears to be taking aim at Thunder Bay Rainy River. Justin Trudeau...

Snow in the Forecast for Toronto and Southern Ontario

Heavy Duty Snow Ploughs and Snow Blowers keep the runways clear and the airport open
THUNDER BAY – WEATHER - If your travel plans for the day include heading to southern Ontario, then they...

Prime Minister Harper and AFN National Chief Bellegarde Meet

Prime Minister Harper met with Assembly of First Nations Chief Bellegarde this week.
Harper Says No New Money for AFN Goals OTTAWA – The newly elected National Chief said he raised the...

Bruce Hyer and Greg Rickford Exchange in Question Period

Parliament Hill
OTTAWA – Bruce Hyer the MP for Thunder Bay Superior North was up in the House of Commons on...

January 27 – The Day in History

Still photograph from the Soviet Film of the liberation of Auschwitz, taken by the film unit of the First Ukrainian Front, shot over a period of several months beginning on January 27, 1945 by Alexander Voronzow and others in his group. Child survivors of Auschwitz, wearing adult-size prisoner jackets, stand behind a barbed wire fence. Among those pictured are Tomasz Szwarz; Alicja Gruenbaum; Solomon Rozalin; Gita Sztrauss; Wiera Sadler; Marta Wiess; Boro Eksztein; Josef Rozenwaser; Rafael Szlezinger; Gabriel Nejman; Gugiel Appelbaum; Mark Berkowitz (a twin); Pesa Balter; Rut Muszkies (later Webber); Miriam Friedman; and twins Miriam Mozes and Eva Mozes wearing knitted hats.
THUNDER BAY - On January 27 1945, Soviet troops made a very grim and horrible discovery as they liberated...

Canada Getting New Coca-Cola Formula

Canada is about to get a new formulation for Coke
New Coke-Cola formula will be less sweet TORONTO - It is not another New Coke, but the Coca-Cola Canada...

Xbox Live Network Down Again

Xbox and Playstation are back up and running for users after attack by Lizard Squad Hackers
Xbox Live Is Down Again Xbox Live is down for most users, and Microsoft Corp. appears unsure of what...

Tbaytel will broadcast Thunder Bay Council Meetings

Thunder Bay City Hall and the plaza are in great shape in downtown Fort William
THUNDER BAY - Moving forward into local political coverage, Thunder Bay City Council meetings will have another venue shortly...

Red Bull Crashed Ice Action Hits Helsinki Finland

Red Bull Crashed Ice Tour hits Europe with Helsinki event
HELSINKI, Finland – The Ice Cross Downhill season is moving almost as fast as the racers themselves. After a...

How Canada fails people with mental illnesses

Health News Radon
  Canada needs improved access to mental healthcare services THUNDER BAY – HEALTH - In any developed country, politicians and clinicians are struggling to improve quality of care while reducing costs of healthcare systems. To remedy this, groups of doctors...

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Heavy Duty Snow Ploughs and Snow Blowers keep the runways clear and the airport open

Snow in the Forecast for Toronto and Southern Ontario

THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – If your travel plans for the day include heading to southern Ontario, then they also include snow. Special Weather Statements are in effect for all of southern Ontario, as an Alberta Clipper makes its way to eastern Canada. Environment Canada reports, “An Alberta clipper will sail across Southern and Eastern […]


Posted 29 January 2015 by in Featured
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Cliffs Natural Resources Seeks Protection for Bloom Lake Project

TORONTO – MINING – Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) has disclosed that Bloom Lake General Partner Limited and certain of its affiliates, including Cliffs Quebec Iron Mining ULC (collectively, “Bloom Lake Group”) commenced restructuring proceedings in Montreal, Quebec, under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act ( Canada) (“CCAA”). The Bloom Lake Group had recently suspended […]


Posted 29 January 2015 by in Business
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Xbox and Playstation are back up and running for users after attack by Lizard Squad Hackers

Xbox Live Network Down Again

Xbox Live Is Down Again Xbox Live is down for most users, and Microsoft Corp. appears unsure of what exactly is wrong with its gaming network. Owners of the Xbox One and Xbox 360 game consoles are have been unable to sign into Xbox Live since before 2 p.m. EST. on Wednesday. Microsoft said that […]


Posted 29 January 2015 by in Technology
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Caterpillar Profits Fall in Q4

Caterpillar’s 4Q profit fell 25 percent CHICAGO — Caterpillar on Tuesday said its fourth-quarter earnings fell 25 percent, missing analysts’ expectations as the company continues to deal with declining demand for its mining equipment. Caterpillar said it is facing a tough 2015 as sales are expected to continue to fall for a third consecutive year […]


Posted 28 January 2015 by in Business
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Obstructing Conservation Officer Results in Fine

THUNDER BAY – A Booth Township man has been fined $1,500 for obstructing a conservation officer. Allan James Curle was fined $1,500 under the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act for obstructing a Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry conservation officer. Court heard that on October 7, 2013, during a routine patrol, a conservation officer contacted Curle […]


Posted 28 January 2015 by in CrimeBeat
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