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OPP Divers Recover Missing Eabametoong Man’s Body

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EABAMETOONG FN – On Friday, Ontario Provincial Police divers recovered the body of a missing forty-eight-year-old Eabametoong First Nation...

Algoma U Hosts “Taking Care of Our Land” Symposium

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SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – EDUCATION – The Anishinaabe Initiatives Division (AID) and the Department of Geography and Geology...

Ontario Regional Chief Candidate Urges Joint Budget Planning with Ontario

Ontario Deficit Lower than Projected
SERPENT RIVER FN – “On one hand, the Ontario Liberals must be commended for their fiscal determination in this...

Wisk Air Welcomes Big Bird to the Fleet

Wisk Air "Big Bird" joins fleet
THUNDER BAY – Fire Fighting, supporting essential Hydro services and First Response are a few of the vital missions planned...

Canada is the 5th Happiest Place on Earth

Million Dollar Smiles is a non-profit organization that exists to put smiles on the faces of children navigating life threatening illnesses and medical adversity in their everyday life. The cumulative efforts of our loyal community volunteers helps Million Dollar Smiles raise money to support gift-giving programs and special events for our MDS children and families.
THUNDER BAY – The sun is shining, spring has sprung, again. Does it make you happy? The 2015 World...

Largest Ever Irish Art Exhibition in the World in Chicago

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THUNDER BAY – LIVING – My former colleague Derek Bell who played the harp for the Irish Chieftains would, I...

Book Clash: Paper vs Paper-White

Book Clash: Paper vs Paper-White
THUNDER BAY –  TECH – Since the first e-reader was launched into the consumer market in the late 90s, an...

Andrea Horwath – “Northern Ontario Not Lost on New Democrats”

New Democrat Leader Andrea Horwath in the NetNewsLedger Studio discussing issues
THUNDER BAY — Today, in an address to the Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association, Andrea Horwath addressed municipal leaders from...

Devon ‘Hannibal’ Nicholson and the CFL Ottawa RedBlacks

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OTTAWA – Former National Champion and Olympic Trials Silver Medalist amateur wrestler Devon Nicholson, who also wrestles professional as...

Thunder Bay District Health Unit Hepatitis A Clinics Wrap Up

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THUNDER BAY – HEALTH – The Thunder Bay District Health Unit’s two free hepatitis A clinics – held as a precautionary measure in response to a case of hepatitis A in an employee of Bight Restaurant and Bar – have...

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OPP Divers Recover Missing Eabametoong Man’s Body

EABAMETOONG FN – On Friday, Ontario Provincial Police divers recovered the body of a missing forty-eight-year-old Eabametoong First Nation man. Albert Boyce was lost when his snowmobile went through the ice on a lake while assisting in a rescue of a missing man during a blizzard. Mr. Boyce was a civilian who was helping the […]


Posted 24 April 2015 by in News
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Wisk Air "Big Bird" joins fleet

Wisk Air Welcomes Big Bird to the Fleet

THUNDER BAY – Fire Fighting, supporting essential Hydro services and First Response are a few of the vital missions planned for Wisk Air’s new Bell 412 helicopter. It is one of only 12 helicopters of it’s kind in Canada. In terms of regional business and economic development, the helicopter will support Mining and the Ring of […]


Posted 24 April 2015 by in Business
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New Democrat Leader Andrea Horwath in the NetNewsLedger Studio discussing issues

Andrea Horwath – “Northern Ontario Not Lost on New Democrats”

THUNDER BAY — Today, in an address to the Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association, Andrea Horwath addressed municipal leaders from across Northwestern Ontario.  She says yesterday’s Liberal budget leaves northern families paying the price for the Kathleen Wynne’s decision to sell-off Hydro One. “Northern Ontario is a vital part of the character and the economy of […]


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Prices in Northern Canada are far higher than in the rest of Canada

Seeking Solutions on High Northern Food Costs

SIOUX LOOKOUT – Thirty-one Far North First Nation communities have been invited to Frenchmen’s Head on April 30th and May 1st, 2015, to find solutions to the Food‐Cost crisis. Frenchmen’s Head is a Lac Seul First Nation community 40 kilometres west of Sioux Lookout. Chiefs and Economic Development Officers from the 31 Far North communities […]


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Million Dollar Smiles is a non-profit organization that exists to put smiles on the faces of children navigating life threatening illnesses and medical adversity in their everyday life. The cumulative efforts of our loyal community volunteers helps Million Dollar Smiles raise money to support gift-giving programs and special events for our MDS children and families.

Canada is the 5th Happiest Place on Earth

THUNDER BAY – The sun is shining, spring has sprung, again. Does it make you happy? The 2015 World Happiness Report, published today, ranks Canada fifth for subjective well-being among 158 countries worldwide. Canada has moved up one place in the rankings since the last report in 2013. The report, produced by the Sustainable Development […]


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Algoma U Hosts “Taking Care of Our Land” Symposium

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – EDUCATION – The Anishinaabe Initiatives Division (AID) and the Department of Geography and Geology at Algoma University are hosting a symposium, titled “Gdo Akiiminaan Ganawendandann (Taking Care of our Land): Exploring Aboriginal Land Management, Planning and Use” from May 5th – 6th at the Days Inn and Suites. The purpose […]


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Devon ‘Hannibal’ Nicholson and the CFL Ottawa RedBlacks

OTTAWA – Former National Champion and Olympic Trials Silver Medalist amateur wrestler Devon Nicholson, who also wrestles professional as his alter ego, “Hannibal” tried out for a Defensive End position with the Canadian Football Leagues “Ottawa RedBlacks” team this past weekend in Princeton New Jersey. Nicholson was the only Ottawa player out of the approximately […]


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