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Drug Seizure at Fort Frances Port of Entry

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FORT FRANCES – The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) announced today the...

Zebra Mussels Discovered in Four Minnesota Lakes

Zebra mussels were found at Big Birch Lake, in Todd and Stearns counties.
DULUTH – ENVIRONMENT – The Department of Natural Resources has confirmed four new reports of zebra mussels in Minnesota lakes:...

Every Child Matters – Healing Walk 2016

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THUNDER BAY – Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Deputy Grand Chief Anna Betty Achneepineskum was joined by First Nation leaders, municipal...

Jazz Aviation and Bombardier Extend Smart Parts Agreement

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MONTREAL – Bombardier Commercial Aircraft and Jazz Aviation LP (“Jazz”) of Halifax, Nova Scotia announced today that the airline has...

Dedication to Lakehead University Leads to Naismith Scholar

Julia Ieropoli (centre) was named Lakehead University's inaugural Naysmith Scholar on Friday. The Naysmith Scholar announcement was made with Dr. John Naysmith (third from left); Bob Rooney (Dr. Naysmith's son-in-law, far left); Jean-Ann Naysmith Rooney (Dr. Naysmith's daughter, second from left); Dr. Brian Stevenson; Dr. Ulf Runesson; and Sasha Naysmith McMonagle (Dr. Naysmith's granddaughter, far right).
Thunder Bay, ON -EDUCATION – Dr. Brian Stevenson, Lakehead University’s President and Vice-Chancellor, honoured Dr. John Naysmith on Friday, Sept....

PM Justin Trudeau No Charmer to Prince George

Britain's Prince William, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George and Princess Charlotte arrive at the Victoria International Airport for the start of their eight day royal tour to Canada in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, September 24, 2016. Also pictured (C, rear) are Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau. REUTERS/Kevin Light
TORONTO (Reuters) – Blame it on jet lag or maybe a precocious knowledge that his great-grandmother is Canada’s head...

Northern Ontario Statistical Data Easier to Access

The power of information can help or hamper many people in today's world
THUNDER BAY – The Northern Policy Institute has just made it easier to access statistical data at the community...

Kenora MP Bob Nault to Hold Town Hall Meetings

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DRYDEN – Bob Nault, Member of Parliament (Kenora riding), will host community discussions on electoral reform and climate change. Both...

Thunderwolves Basketball – Preview of Men’s Action

Lakehead Thunderwolves Men bounce back against Wilfred Laurier this weekend.
Thunder Bay, Ont. – SPORTS – It will be a busy yet exciting few days at Lakehead University, as alumni and...

Respiratory Illness Outbreak at Pinewood Court

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THUNDER BAY – Officials at the Health Unit and Pinewood Court, located at 2625 Walsh Street East, have declared...

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Drug Seizure at Fort Frances Port of Entry

FORT FRANCES – The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) announced today the seizure of a sizeable amount of prohibited drugs at the Fort Frances port of entry. On September 19, 2016, Li Hua Lin, 51, a resident of Alberta, approached the CBSA’s primary inspection lane. She told the

Posted 30 September 2016 by in Featured
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Julia Ieropoli (centre) was named Lakehead University's inaugural Naysmith Scholar on Friday. The Naysmith Scholar announcement was made with Dr. John Naysmith (third from left); Bob Rooney (Dr. Naysmith's son-in-law, far left); Jean-Ann Naysmith Rooney (Dr. Naysmith's daughter, second from left); Dr. Brian Stevenson; Dr. Ulf Runesson; and Sasha Naysmith McMonagle (Dr. Naysmith's granddaughter, far right).

Dedication to Lakehead University Leads to Naismith Scholar

Thunder Bay, ON -EDUCATION – Dr. Brian Stevenson, Lakehead University’s President and Vice-Chancellor, honoured Dr. John Naysmith on Friday, Sept. 30 by announcing the creation of the Naysmith Scholar. A student who has completed their third-year of an Honours Bachelor of Science in Forestry or Honours Bachelor of Environmental Management will be named annually as the

Posted 30 September 2016 by in Featured
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Bombardier Transportation Signs Three Year Deal on Service Agreement

BERLIN – TRANSPORTATION – Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has signed a three year extension to its current Train Service Agreement (TSA) with Arriva CrossCountry Trains (XC), extending service until October 2019. The contract covers full maintenance services for XC’s fleet of 57 Voyager and Super Voyager trainsets, based out of Bombardier’s Central Rivers maintenance

Posted 30 September 2016 by in Business
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Every Child Matters – Healing Walk 2016

THUNDER BAY – Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Deputy Grand Chief Anna Betty Achneepineskum was joined by First Nation leaders, municipal officials and educators for the Every Child Matters “Walk for Healing” Indian Residential School Awareness Walk to the site of St. Joseph’s Indian Residential School during NAN’s third-annual Orange Shirt Day. “This walk is to honour

Posted 30 September 2016 by in Anishinaabe
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