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Inquest Date for Cody Thompson-Hardy Announced

Thunder Bay District Jail
THUNDER BAY – Dr. Michael Wilson, Regional Supervising Coroner for North Region, Thunder Bay Office, today announced that a new...

Climate Change Allowing Iceland to Reap Riches

An illustration picture shows Icelandic banknotes of one thousand Krona March 23, 2012. REUTERS/Ingolfur Juliusson/Illustration/File Photo
Now able to catch mackerel near the Arctic Circle, Icelanders are seeing new opportunities from climate change By Thin...

Denise Baxter New Lakehead U Vice Provost Aboriginal Initiatives

Lakehead University
THUNDER  BAY – EDUCATION – Lakehead University has named Denise Baxter as its new Vice-Provost, Aboriginal Initiatives effective Monday, Oct....

CETA Comes into Effect – Business to Benefit

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NICKEL BELT/GREATER SUDBURY – Marc Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt, is pleased that the provisional application of...

Basic Income Pilot Project Raises Serious Concerns

Premier Wynne in Hamilton making the Basic Income pilot project announcement
THUNDER BAY – I received a letter last night from the director of the Basic Income Pilot, in response...

North of Superior Film Association Ready for 26th Season

North of Superior Film Association
THUNDER BAY – Once again with the onset of autumn, the North of Superior Film Association (NOSFA) returns for...

Cassini Ends Mission with Plunge into Saturn’s Rings

NASA mission to Mars is a success as Maven has enters planetary orbit
WASHINGTON – A thrilling epoch in the exploration of our solar system came to a close today, as NASA’s...

Parliament fall session begins with active first week

National Politics
By Bob Nault Week of September 25, 2017 OTTAWA – Parliament has returned for the fall session and after a...

NFL Week Three – International Affair

NFL Splash
NEW YORK – SPORTS – The 2017 London Series begins in Week 3, with the Jacksonville Jaguars hosting the Baltimore...

Driving Prevention Through Research Tour LAUNCHED

Health News Radon
THUNDER BAY – The Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health (CROSH) at Laurentian University today unveiled details...

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CETA Comes into Effect – Business to Benefit

NICKEL BELT/GREATER SUDBURY – Marc Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt, is pleased that the provisional application of 98% of the Canada—European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) came into effect on September 21, 2017. “CETA shows the world that with ambition, hard work, and the will to get things done, mutually-beneficial trade

Posted 23 September 2017 by in Business
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An illustration picture shows Icelandic banknotes of one thousand Krona March 23, 2012. REUTERS/Ingolfur Juliusson/Illustration/File Photo

Climate Change Allowing Iceland to Reap Riches

Now able to catch mackerel near the Arctic Circle, Icelanders are seeing new opportunities from climate change By Thin Lei Win REYKJAVIK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – With their shimmering silver bellies and iridescent blue backs, mackerel are striking fish. Sushi aficionados savour their clean, salty taste while superfood advocates prize their healthy omega-3 oils. For

Posted 23 September 2017 by in Climate
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Hurricane Harvey Hits Hard on Beach Erosion

HOUSTON – CLIMATE – Hurricane Harvey left its mark on much of the Texas coast, leaving at least $100 billion in damages, but it very likely worsened a problem that has been plaguing the coast for years – beach erosion.  How much erosion occurred is still being determined, says a Texas A&M University at Galveston

Posted 23 September 2017 by in Climate
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