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Thunder Bay Police – Skates Returned to Youth – Investigation Continues

Thunder Bay Crime Report
THUNDER BAY – CRIME NEWS – There is a good news piece on the local crime scene.  Thunder Bay...

Christmas Weather Outlook Looking Snowy

Red River Road and High Street, snow covering the road surface is causing slippery roads.
Santa Bomb Headed to Ontario THUNDER BAY – The significant weather system headed to Ontario, first reported on NNL...

RCMP Toys for the North 2014 On schedule Making Children Happy

Loading the North Star Air plane in Thunder Bay
RCMP Helping Santa With Deliveries of Toys to Matawa Communities THUNDER BAY – NEWS – Updated – The Royal...

Minister Rickford Raises Concern on Ring of Fire

Minister Greg Rickford
Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford says Ring of Fire oversight body needs overhaul TORONTO • The Ontario government wants...

Resolute Steps Up for United Way in Thunder Bay

United Way benefits from $10,000 donation from Resolute Forest Products.
THUNDER BAY – LIVING - Terry Skiffington, Manager at Resolute Forest Products Thunder Bay, happily presented the company’s corporate gift...

Christmas Comes Early for Webiquie and Ogoki

Santa arrives to spread Christmas cheer
WEBIQUIE, OGOKI POST - Santa Claus has been busy in Northern Ontario this week. Perhaps it is that the...

Greenland Ice Sheet In HD

This elevation map of two outlet glaciers in Greenland is part of a set of maps created by researchers at The Ohio State University and the University of Minnesota. The researchers took Worldview satellite data and processed it with Ohio State software. The resulting maps, which made their debut at the American Geophysical Union meeting on Dec. 18, are the highest resolution elevation maps ever created of the study region, which so far covers part of Alaska and the Greenland Ice Sheet. Shown here are the outlet glaciers Sermeq Silardleq (middle top) and Kangigdleq (middle bottom). Credit: The Ohio State University and the University of Minnesota
THUNDER BAY - The Greenland Ice Sheet is shrinking. The long-term result of that ever shrinking massive sheet of...

How Redford’s Missteps Led To The Wildrose Downfall

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CALGARY – POLITICS - The late, great Rod Love believed fervently that democracy turns on small things. Over a longish...

NDC Finds Its Stride!

NDC SKIER SCOTT HILL FOLLOWS TEAM MATE BOB THOMPSON AROUND THE COURSE.
THUNDER BAY – SPORTS - The National Development Camp started off its official race season this weekend in Rossland,...

Gordie Howe Recovering from Stroke

Health News Radon
Gordie Howe underwent stem cell clinical trial in Mexico The family of Gordie Howe on Friday released a statement further detailing the improvements the Detroit Red Wings legend has made over the past few weeks. Son Mark Howe told...

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Gordie Howe Recovering from Stroke

Gordie Howe underwent stem cell clinical trial in Mexico The family of Gordie Howe on Friday released a statement further detailing the improvements the Detroit Red Wings legend has made over the past few weeks. Son Mark Howe told the Free Press on Thursday that Gordie Howe “isn’t so much walking as shuffling about.” Gordie […]


Posted 20 December 2014 by in Featured
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Minister Greg Rickford

Minister Rickford Raises Concern on Ring of Fire

Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford says Ring of Fire oversight body needs overhaul TORONTO • The Ontario government wants Ottawa to pony up $1 billion for the massive “Ring of Fire” mineral belt, but the federal natural resources minister is warning that key structural challenges still need to be overcome. Foremost among these is the […]


Posted 19 December 2014 by in Business
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Start Up Weekend Designed to Foster Entrepreneurs and Innovation

Calling all Thunder Bay Entrepreneurs THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – Startup Weekends are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Startup Weekends culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations. Participants create working startups […]


Posted 19 December 2014 by in Business
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How Redford’s Missteps Led To The Wildrose Downfall

CALGARY – POLITICS – The late, great Rod Love believed fervently that democracy turns on small things. Over a longish lunch at Buon Giorno restaurant on 17th Avenue S.W. many years ago, Love related to a listening reporter the lesson he and Ralph Klein learned in that regard, and how it shaped their whole approach to […]


Posted 19 December 2014 by in Featured
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Thunder Bay is changing. Some are embracing change, others are fighting it.

Community Resources Contacts for Thunder Bay

THUNDER BAY – Living – The holiday season is a time of many contrasts. People come together to help charities, gather with families, and share in the seasonal festivities. Television has shows sharing the messages and joy of the season. However for many people, the holiday can be a time of hardship. For some the message […]


Posted 19 December 2014 by in Featured
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United Way benefits from $10,000 donation from Resolute Forest Products.

Resolute Steps Up for United Way in Thunder Bay

THUNDER BAY – LIVING – Terry Skiffington, Manager at Resolute Forest Products Thunder Bay, happily presented the company’s corporate gift to United Way of Thunder Bay Campaign Chair Micheal Nitz earlier today. The $10,000 cheque, which is a 100% increase over their 2013 donation, will help thousands of local people to have better lives in the […]


Posted 19 December 2014 by in Featured
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