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OPP Lay Impaired Charge Following Hwy 61 Accident

Ontario Provincial Police
The Ontario Provincial Police report that on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at approximately 2:10AM EST, patrol officers from the...

Kenora – SNOWFALL Warning – December 5 2016

Snowfall Warning in Effect
KENORA – Winter is working its way into Kenora and region. There is a snowfall warning in effect. This...

Dakota Access Pipeline being Re-Routed off Lakota Sioux Lands

Standing Rock Sioux
STANDING ROCK – The Dakota Pipeline protesters have won a victory. “The Sioux people of Standing Rock have shown...

Strong Season for Port of Thunder Bay

Loading Grain on a Saltie in the Port of Thunder Bay - Photo courtesy Port Authority
THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – The Port of Thunder Bay recorded a strong November and is expected to move...

Ontario – Get Real for Your Tree!

Ontario Christmas Trees
THUNDER BAY – Ontario is celebrating the first anniversary of its official Christmas Tree Day and the hardworking farmers that help people...

Parade of Lights 2016 Amazing Success

Merry Christmas, Seasons Greeting - Thank-you and Miigwetch!
Parade of Lights Thrills Thunder Bay THUNDER BAY – The Parade of Lights in Thunder Bay for 2016 is...

The Evolution of Long-Distance Telephone Calls

A guest uses her Iphone to take pictures in Cannes
THUNDER BAY – TECH – For most people today, the idea that “Long-Distance” telephone calls we expensive is a...

Bob Nault MP – Kenora to Ottawa

Bob Nault
Food security becomes a focus in Northwestern Ontario By Bob Nault MP KENORA – POLITICS – Week of December...

Thunder Bay Queens on a Shutout Roll

Thunder Bay Queens Womeen's Hockey
Sportop Queens post 4th straight shutout in Brampton BRAMPTON, Ont. – Another game, another shutout for the Thunder Bay...

Donors Enhance Patient Care Through New Equipment in Laboratory

Patient care is improving at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, thanks to the recent addition of Polymerase Chain Reaction equipment in the clinical laboratory, which was generously funded thanks to donors. Pictured here are donors, Nancy and Graham Post (left and 2nd from right), along with (left to right) Georgia Carr, Manager, Clinical Lab, Jody Nesti, Chair, Board of Directors, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Foundation, Wendy Gouliquer, Clinical Coordinator, Microbiology and Hilary McIver, Manager, Infection Control and Risk Management. Thanks to this new equipment, testing for antibiotic resistant infections like MRSA or VRE can now be done in as little as an hour, as opposed to 2-5 days, which is significant as patients can be treated sooner and removed from isolation when appropriate.
THUNDER BAY – Polymerase Chain Reaction testing, known more commonly as ‘PCR’, is a remarkable, gene-based technology that is quickly...

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Pearl Harbour Veterans Honoured

HONOLULU – NEWS – With cheers, tears and a water cannon salute, Hawaii veterans and residents welcomed Pearl Harbor survivors back to Oahu yesterday, 75 years after the surprise Japanese attack on the island. “December 7th, a day that will live in infamy,” is how President Roosevelt told the United States Congress as the United

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Ontario Provincial Police

OPP Lay Impaired Charge Following Hwy 61 Accident

The Ontario Provincial Police report that on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at approximately 2:10AM EST, patrol officers from the Thunder Bay Detachment responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 61. At the scene, the first responding officer spoke to the driver. The officer determined the driver had been consuming alcohol. The driver was

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Snowfall Warning in Effect

Kenora – SNOWFALL Warning – December 5 2016

KENORA – Winter is working its way into Kenora and region. There is a snowfall warning in effect. This system will likely make road travel more challenging. 5:51 AM EST Monday 05 December 2016 Snowfall warning in effect for: Kenora – Grassy Narrows – Whitedog Ear Falls – Perrault Falls – Western Lac Seul Red

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