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Fire Rescue Responds to Syndicate Avenue Fire

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THUNDER BAY – During the evening of July 22, 2017 at approximately 2000hrs Thunder Bay Fire Rescue crews responded...

Take Action to Minimize Risk from Wildfire

NASA's Suomi NPP satellite collected this natural-color image using the VIIRS (Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite) instrument on August 17, 2016. Actively burning areas, detected by thermal bands, are outlined in red.
THUNDER BAY – While the forest fire threat in Northwestern Ontario is not at its peak this season, across...

Camp Loon Stresses ATV Safety for Junior Canadian Rangers

unior Canadian Ranger Chad Bottle takes last minute instructions from Master Corporal Sherrie Kakekespan and Sergeant Kevin Meikle before beginning a challenging cross country ATV ride. credit Sergeant Peter Moon, Canadian Rangers
By Peter Moon CAMP LOON – Learning to drive an all-terrain vehicle safely is done at one of the most...

CMHC tells Ontario housing co-ops to abandon low-income members

After the clean up - the neighbourhood shows the evidence of being cleaned up an a safer place to hang out
$18.5 million in private lending for building modernization caught in red tape OTTAWA – HOUSING – Multi-million dollar renovation plans at...

In the fight for kids’ attention, parents don’t stand a chance

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Study shows Canadian kids see more than 25 million online food and beverage ads a year – mostly for...

SESQUI Set to Thrill Thunder Bay Audiences with Horizon

Patricia and David. Photographer David Bresolin says, "I call this picture 'Dreams Do Come True' ".
THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay will be one of seven cities hosting the unique cinematic dome screening of the 360°...

4 Tactics for Keeping Ecommerce Sales Strong this Summer

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NEW YORK – TECH – It’s summertime and the living is easy—unless you’re an online retailer facing the dreaded seasonal...

USS Gerald R. Ford – Lead Ship in New Class of Supercarriers

The USS Gerald R Ford super carrier was launched on Saturday
WASHINGTON – US POLITICS — President Donald J. Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis took part in commissioning the...

Northern Ontario’s Pete McLeod Claims Pole Position in Russia

Red Bull Air Race in Russia - Canada's Pete McLeod holds the pole position heading into Sunday's finals
Pete McLeod Captures Pole for Third Race Pete McLeod of Canada claimed pole position for the third race in...

Health – Knee Scooter a Welcome Addition

Pictured are (l-r), Phil and Kristine Cameron, who donated a knee scooter to be used in the Surgical Day Care unit of the Hospital, along with Deb McCormack, Registered Nurse and Christine Erickson, Perioperative Manager. Phil, Kristine, Deb McCormack and Christine Erickson
By Heather Vita THUNDER BAY – HEALTH – After Kristine Cameron had her second foot surgery in seven years, she...

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After the clean up - the neighbourhood shows the evidence of being cleaned up an a safer place to hang out

CMHC tells Ontario housing co-ops to abandon low-income members

$18.5 million in private lending for building modernization caught in red tape OTTAWA – HOUSING – Multi-million dollar renovation plans at three Ontario housing co-ops are in limbo after receiving government demands to cancel rental assistance to low-income families. The three co-ops – Quarry Co-op in Ottawa, and Chadwick Towers and Spruce Court co-ops in Toronto –

Posted 24 July 2017 by in Business
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How to handle job-interview stress

It is unrealistic to hope the interview will run smoothly. Expect some stress, and find ways to deal with it CALGARY, Alta. – BUSINESS – Whether during good or bad economies, interview stress is a given in the job-hunting process. Job candidates experience stress prior to the interview and during the interview. During both occasions,

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The USS Gerald R Ford super carrier was launched on Saturday

USS Gerald R. Ford – Lead Ship in New Class of Supercarriers

WASHINGTON – US POLITICS — President Donald J. Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis took part in commissioning the USS Gerald R. Ford, the Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, named in honor of the 38th president, in Norfolk, Virginia, today. Service members and their families, senior defense and military officials and other dignitaries, including Ford’s

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