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Deadly Night for Two NYPD Officers

Two NYPD officers were assassinated according to the New York Police Commissioner
Two New York police officers killed, gunman dead NEW YORK – CRIME NEWS – It was a chaotic scene...

Weather Advisory for Dryden, Kenora, Ignace

Environment Canada is calling for the possibility of freezing rain today.
THUNDER BAY – WEATHER - Environment Canada is calling for freezing drizzle for the western part of Northwestern Ontario. The...

RCMP Toys for the North 2014 On schedule Making Children Happy

Loading the North Star Air plane in Thunder Bay
RCMP Helping Santa With Deliveries of Toys to Matawa Communities THUNDER BAY – NEWS – Updated – The Royal...

Oil Price Drop Has Economic Impact

The falling price of a barrel of oil will impact producers, governments and consumers
THUNDER BAY – ENERGY - The global fallout over the falling price of oil is impacting many countries. Russia...

Today in History – December 20

Today in History
Significant Events that Happened on December 20th 69 – Vespasian, formerly a general under Nero, enters Rome to claim the title of Emperor....

Getting Ready for Santa Claus

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NORTH POLE - The North American Aerospace Defense Command has informed the United States Defense Department that every indication is...

Greenland Ice Sheet In HD

This elevation map of two outlet glaciers in Greenland is part of a set of maps created by researchers at The Ohio State University and the University of Minnesota. The researchers took Worldview satellite data and processed it with Ohio State software. The resulting maps, which made their debut at the American Geophysical Union meeting on Dec. 18, are the highest resolution elevation maps ever created of the study region, which so far covers part of Alaska and the Greenland Ice Sheet. Shown here are the outlet glaciers Sermeq Silardleq (middle top) and Kangigdleq (middle bottom). Credit: The Ohio State University and the University of Minnesota
THUNDER BAY - The Greenland Ice Sheet is shrinking. The long-term result of that ever shrinking massive sheet of...

How Redford’s Missteps Led To The Wildrose Downfall

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CALGARY – POLITICS - The late, great Rod Love believed fervently that democracy turns on small things. Over a longish...

NDC Finds Its Stride!

NDC SKIER SCOTT HILL FOLLOWS TEAM MATE BOB THOMPSON AROUND THE COURSE.
THUNDER BAY – SPORTS - The National Development Camp started off its official race season this weekend in Rossland,...

Gordie Howe Recovering from Stroke

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Gordie Howe underwent stem cell clinical trial in Mexico The family of Gordie Howe on Friday released a statement further detailing the improvements the Detroit Red Wings legend has made over the past few weeks. Son Mark Howe told...

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Two NYPD officers were assassinated according to the New York Police Commissioner

Deadly Night for Two NYPD Officers

Two New York police officers killed, gunman dead NEW YORK – CRIME NEWS – It was a chaotic scene in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn — as police pulled a dead man from inside the subway. The man shot and killed two NYPD officers in an ambush attack — and then fled into the subway where he […]


Posted 21 December 2014 by in Featured
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Environment Canada is calling for the possibility of freezing rain today.

Weather Advisory for Dryden, Kenora, Ignace

THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – Environment Canada is calling for freezing drizzle for the western part of Northwestern Ontario. The warm weather has precipitation potentially turning to freezing drizzle. Special weather statement in effect for: Dryden – Vermilion Bay Sioux Narrows – Nestor Falls – Morson Ignace – English River Kenora – Grassy Narrows – Whitedog […]


Posted 20 December 2014 by in Featured
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The falling price of a barrel of oil will impact producers, governments and consumers

Oil Price Drop Has Economic Impact

THUNDER BAY – ENERGY – The global fallout over the falling price of oil is impacting many countries. Russia is one of the largest producers of oil in the world. Each $1US drop in the price of a barrel of crude oil costs the Russian economy almost $2billion is revenues. That is already hammering the […]


Posted 20 December 2014 by in Business
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Canadian Weather Map December 2014

SantaBomb Snow Might Track East of Thunder Bay

Forecasters Starting to Put Weather Outlook Together THUNDER BAY – Weather – The “Santabomb” storm that has been building across North American is continuing to build according to the latest data. It is starting to look like the storm may end up moving the brunt of the forecasted Christmas Day snowfall east of Thunder Bay. […]


Posted 20 December 2014 by in Featured
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norad santa claus

Getting Ready for Santa Claus

NORTH POLE – The North American Aerospace Defense Command has informed the United States Defense Department that every indication is that Santa Claus will arrive on time this year to deliver presents to the world’s estimated 1.9 billion children, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said today. NORAD is tuning up the Santa-tracking system, […]


Posted 20 December 2014 by in Entertainment
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Today in History

Today in History – December 20

Significant Events that Happened on December 20th 69 – Vespasian, formerly a general under Nero, enters Rome to claim the title of Emperor. 217 – The papacy of Zephyrinus ends. Callixtus I is elected as the sixteenth pope, but is opposed by the theologian Hippolytus who accuses him of laxity and of being a Modalist, one who denies any distinction between the three persons of the Trinity. 1192 – Richard I of […]


Posted 20 December 2014 by in Featured
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The Vatican is set for Christmas

Vatican Ready for Christmas

Vatican lights up for Christmas celebrations VATICAN – The Vatican was bathed in an array of new lights on Friday (December 19) as it kicked off its annual Christmas celebrations. The lighting of the tree in St. Peter’s Square, which traditionally marks the start of the Christmas celebrations at the Vatican, coincided this year with […]


Posted 20 December 2014 by in Featured
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President Obama is heading into the 4th quarter of his presidency

President Obama Reflects on 2014 and Sets Stage for 2015

President Obama into 4th Quarter WASHINGTON – NEWS – “This past year has been the strongest for job growth since the 1990s,” stated US President Obama. “Contributing to the nearly 11 million jobs added by our businesses over a 57-month streak. America is leading the rest of the world, in containing the spread of Ebola, […]


Posted 20 December 2014 by in News
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