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North Korea Fires More Missiles

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the test of a new-type anti-aircraft guided weapon system organised by the Academy of National Defence Science in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) May 28, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS
By Jack Kim and Ju-min Park SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea fired at least one short-range ballistic missile on...

Forest Fire Situation Update Northwest Region – May 29, 2017

Wild fire near La Ronge Saskatchewan
THUNDER BAY – Wild Fire Update – Time of Report 17:00 – As of the afternoon of May 29 there...

Community Prayer Walk – June 1 2017

Memorial Walk is planned for June 1 2017 from Thunder Bay City Hall to the Thunder Bay Police Service Balmoral Street Headquarters
THUNDER BAY – Everyone is welcome to take part in this community prayer walk that will be held in...

Opinion – Sinking the myth of dangerous West Coast oil tanker traffic

Trans-Canada Pipelines has been shipping petroleum through Northwestern Ontario since the late 1950s.
As a change in government looms in British Columbia puts the Kinder Morgan expansion project in jeopardy, we need...

Flour Recall Expanded to Include More Brands

Flour Recall Expanded
THUNDER BAY – FOOD – The food recall warning for flour first issued on May 11, 2017 has been updated...

From Sweet to Heat – Calgary Stampede Midway Treats Unveiled

World’s Hottest Pizza
Its a Calgary Stampede Thing CALGARY – It is the “Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth” – the Calgary Stampede....

US Genomic Proposal Approved by Congressional Committee

Research into DNA and Genome is changing the world
BRUSSELS – TECH – A Bill that would allow companies to require employees to undergo genetic testing and disclose...

G7 Leaders Find Unity on Tackling Terrorism

European Council President Donald Tusk, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Donald Trump, Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker pose after signing the 'G7 Taormina Statement on the Fight Against Terrorism and Violent Extremism' at the G7 summit in Taormina, Sicily, Italy, May 26, 2017. Guido Bergmann/Courtesy of Bundesregierung/Handout via REUTERS
By Crispian Balmer and Noah Barkin TAORMINA, Italy (Reuters) – Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations meet...

Summer Classic Top 15 Videos Selected

Summer Classic
The competition to play on #teamstaal2017 this July 10, in the Fountain Tire Summer Classic at the Staal Foundation...

Sugar and Cancer Connection Studied at University of Texas

Researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas have found that two types of non-small cell lung cancer metabolize glucose -- a type of sugar -- differently. A glucose transporter called GLUT1, shown in green, is much more prevalent in lung squamous cell carcinoma cells (right) in comparison to lung adenocarcinoma cells (left). The findings, published in the online journal Nature Communications, may aid the development of new lung cancer therapies targeted at inhibiting GLUT1.
DALLAS – Health problems caused by sugar include obesity, diabetes, and now apparently cancer. Scientists at The University of...

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Police Seek Public Assistance in Attempted Abductions

THUNDER BAY – The Thunder Bay Police are currently investigating a report of suspicious vehicle that may be linked to the recently reported attempted abduction in the city. There have been at least two attempted abductions in recent days. Thunder Bay Police are reporting, on the evening of May 28, 2017, police took a report

Posted 29 May 2017 by in News
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Memorial Walk is planned for June 1 2017 from Thunder Bay City Hall to the Thunder Bay Police Service Balmoral Street Headquarters

Community Prayer Walk – June 1 2017

THUNDER BAY – Everyone is welcome to take part in this community prayer walk that will be held in memory of Tammy Keeash, who was seventeen years old when her body was found in the Neebing McIntyre Floodway in Thunder Bay. Tammy, and the late Josiah Begg, a fourteen year old from Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug, both

Posted 29 May 2017 by in Anishinaabe
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