Thunder Bay Citizens Invited to Sign Condolences for Humbolt Broncos

Posted 11 April 2018 by in Featured

Canadians are being asked to put hockey sticks by their door... a token of support for the players from Humbolt Saskatchewan

Canadians are being asked to put hockey sticks by their door… a token of support for the players from Humbolt Saskatchewan

THUNDER BAY – The City of Thunder Bay invites citizens to sign Books of Condolences to allow them to pay their respects to the families of the victims and to the people of Humboldt, Saskatchewan deeply affected by the recent Humboldt Broncos Junior Hockey Team bus tragedy.

Books of Condolences are available at the following locations until April 18:

  • City Hall Lobby, 500 Donald Street East – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Fort William Gardens, 901 Miles Street East – 9:30 am to 10 pm
  • Port Arthur Arena, 420 Lisgar Street – 9:30 am to 10 pm

The books with their messages will be forwarded to the City of Humboldt, Saskatchewan Mayor Rob Muench.

Mayor Keith Hobbs has also sent an official letter of sympathy to Mayor Muench on behalf of City Council members and Thunder Bay citizens.

“We extend our heartfelt condolences to the community of Humboldt,” said Mayor Hobbs. “Communities across the nation and the entire hockey world have been affected by this tragic loss.”

The flags at City Hall have been lowered to honour those who lost their lives in the tragedy.