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UN Secretary General Welcomes Gaza Ceasefire

A young girl walks through a severely damaged street in Gaza. Photo: UNICEF/Eyad El Baba
Ceasefire Holds as Israel Withdraws from Gaza NEW YORK – INTERNATIONAL – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the Tuesday...

California Surfers Riding Big Waves from Hurricane Marie

Hurricane Marie is not a huge storm but the surf is massive.
Category 2 Hurricane Marie Blowing Up Surf California surfers are riding out Hurricane Marie and enjoying big surf. Marie...

ONWA – “Shocked and Appalled”

“ONWA’s vision is to be a unified voice for equity, equality and justice for Aboriginal women. On a daily basis, ONWA advocates on behalf of Aboriginal women and their families for safer communities, improved and increased access to social services, increased affordable housing, improved and self-governed education, and for the elimination of violence,” says Betty Kennedy, ONWA Executive Director.
THUNDER BAY - The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is shocked and appalled by an article published today by...

Building with Wood Makes Sense

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THUNDER BAY - Building with wood makes sense. It’s a fact; wood-frame construction has been the preferential construction option...

Canadians Ambivalent About Healthcare System

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Healthcare System and Personal Views Don’t Add Up WINNIPEG – LIVING – I had cataract surgery last year –...

The 100 Foot Journey: A Fait Accompli – Review

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Juxtaposing Two Cultures Preparing Cuisine THUNDER BAY – Entertainment The beginning to the brilliantly filmed 100 Foot Journey immediately...

LG Electronics – “The future of television is here”

LG says "The future of television is here"
SEOUL – TECHNOLOGY - LG Electronics (LG) has announced the start of sales of the world’s first OLED Television...

Ken Boshcoff – Close Down This Bar

Ken Boshcoff working hard on the campaign for Mayor in Thunder Bay
THUNDER BAY – CIVIC – Over the past number of months there has been considerable controversy surrounding the CLE....

Thrilling Racing at Keith McNally Memorial and Season Championship

Tyler Wilson continued his domination in August by taking his fourth feature win in a row.
EMO – MOTOR SPORTS - It was a typical Saturday at the Emo Speedway for 2014. Cloudy skies and...

E-Cigarettes Face Smoking Bans and Restrictions

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E-Cigarettes Face Global Regulation THUNDER BAY – Health - Toronto has moved to ban e-cigarettes. In a report released on August 1st 2014 Toronto’s Public Health Authority states, “Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are battery operated devices that mimic the use...

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Hurricane Marie is not a huge storm but the surf is massive.

California Surfers Riding Big Waves from Hurricane Marie

Category 2 Hurricane Marie Blowing Up Surf California surfers are riding out Hurricane Marie and enjoying big surf. Marie is currently a Category 2 storm and is generating big swells along the west coast of California. Meteorologists say the waves could reach 15 feet in the coming days. Professional Surfer Laird Hamilton says, “It’s big […]


Posted 27 August 2014 by in Top Stories
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A young girl walks through a severely damaged street in Gaza. Photo: UNICEF/Eyad El Baba

UN Secretary General Welcomes Gaza Ceasefire

Ceasefire Holds as Israel Withdraws from Gaza NEW YORK – INTERNATIONAL – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the Tuesday announcement of an open-ended ceasefire for Gaza, brokered under Egyptian auspices, and said he hopes this will lead to a political process aimed at achieving a durable peace. “A brighter future for Gaza and for Israel […]


Posted 27 August 2014 by in International News
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“ONWA’s vision is to be a unified voice for equity, equality and justice for Aboriginal women. On a daily basis, ONWA advocates on behalf of Aboriginal women and their families for safer communities, improved and increased access to social services, increased affordable housing, improved and self-governed education, and for the elimination of violence,” says Betty Kennedy, ONWA Executive Director.

ONWA – “Shocked and Appalled”

THUNDER BAY – The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is shocked and appalled by an article published today by the Globe and Mail entitled “Posturing is the only reason for a missing women inquiry.” “The epidemic of missing and murdered Aboriginal women is a systemic problem that affects all Canadians and needs to be treated […]


Posted 27 August 2014 by in Anishinabek
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E-Cigarettes Face Smoking Bans and Restrictions

E-Cigarettes Face Global Regulation THUNDER BAY – Health – Toronto has moved to ban e-cigarettes. In a report released on August 1st 2014 Toronto’s Public Health Authority states, “Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are battery operated devices that mimic the use and sometimes the appearance and taste of conventional cigarettes. They do not contain tobacco and produce […]


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Building with Wood Makes Sense

THUNDER BAY – Building with wood makes sense. It’s a fact; wood-frame construction has been the preferential construction option for millions of homeowners throughout North America for decades. From the historical days when settlers relied on the bounty of the land for their shelter and food, to modern-day advances that have seen the wood products […]


Posted 27 August 2014 by in Business
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