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Britain Stands Ready to Fight Terror Attacks

Police officers salute during a minute's silence outside New Scotland Yard. REUTERS/Neil Hall
By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) – British police have spent years preparing the defence plan they put into action...

Special Weather Statement – Snow and Possible Freezing Rain

Freezing Rain its possible in Ontario's Far North
THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – A Special weather statement is in effect for: City of Thunder Bay Atikokan Quetico Park...

NAN Set to Present at Child Welfare Human Rights Tribunal

Deputy Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler and delegates at NAN’s Drawn-the-Line campaign launch
OTTAWA – Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler and Deputy Grand Chief Anna Betty Achneepineskum will be in...

Clean Energy Economy Sees Indigenous Communities at Forefront

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OTTAWA – ENERGY – Indigenous communities in Canada are at the forefront of the transition to a clean energy economy, representing...

The Daily Dilemma of Skipping Breakfast

Almost 40% of Canadians skip breakfast – the most important meal of the day. Are you one of them?
By Sara Chow, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre THUNDER BAY – LIVING – Do you have a daily...

Great Time to be an Artist in Thunder Bay

THUNDER BAY – ENTERTAINMENT – Two Canadian regional premieres.  A gripping mystery.  A door slamming farce. A Christmas classic. A...

Drone Delivery Canada Signs Agreements to Develop Vision Based Navigation

Drone Delivery is rapidly becoming increasingly possible and affordable.
  Toronto, ON – TECH – Drone Delivery Canada has announced that it has entered into a Sponsored Research and...

Healthcare at Tipping Point over Hydro

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QUEEN’S PARK – The hydro bill at Sudbury’s Health Sciences North has soared by almost $1 million over a five-year...

Tight Race for PGA TOUR Canada Q-School

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SPORTS – Sydney, Australia’s Cameron Davis, Denver, Colorado’s Wyndham Clark and Costa Mesa, California’s Jake Knapp all reached 7-under par...

PhD Candidate Researcher Pioneers “Agentless” Contrast Technique for Identifying Prostate Cancer

Chris Abraham, a PhD candidate at the Health Research Institute, presented his research on two topics related to prostate cancer at a conference in Vienna, Austria.
by Graham Strong THUNDER BAY – HEALTH – Chris Abraham, a PhD candidate working with Dr. Laura Curiel and...

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Deputy Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler and delegates at NAN’s Drawn-the-Line campaign launch

NAN Set to Present at Child Welfare Human Rights Tribunal

OTTAWA – Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler and Deputy Grand Chief Anna Betty Achneepineskum will be in Ottawa for NAN’s legal submission to the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) hearings on First Nations child welfare tomorrow. DATE:             Thursday March 23, 2017 TIME:             9 a.m. LOCATION:    Canadian Human Rights Tribunal 11th floor 160 Elgin

Posted 24 March 2017 by in Anishinaabe
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Police officers salute during a minute's silence outside New Scotland Yard. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Britain Stands Ready to Fight Terror Attacks

By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) – British police have spent years preparing the defence plan they put into action in London on Wednesday but have repeatedly said it would be difficult to stop a “lone wolf” attacker armed with unsophisticated weapons such as a car and a knife. Since the 9/11 attacks on the United

Posted 23 March 2017 by in Featured
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People attend a vigil in Trafalgar Square the day after an attack, in London, Britain March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Hundreds Gather in Trafalgar Square

LONDON (Reuters) – Hundreds of people gathered in London’s Trafalgar Square on Thursday evening in a vigil to remember the victims of this week’s attack near parliament in which four people died and some 40 were injured. With traffic diverted, the landmark square was eerily quiet as dusk fell and volunteers handed out candles. The

Posted 23 March 2017 by in News
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Flags fly at half-mast over the Houses of Parliament. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for London Attack

By Michael Holden and Estelle Shirbon LONDON (Reuters) – The attacker who killed three people near parliament in London before being shot dead was named on Thursday as a 52-year-old British-born man, Khalid Masood, who was once investigated by MI5 intelligence officers over concerns about violent extremism. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack in

Posted 23 March 2017 by in Featured
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