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NAN Grand Chief Addresses Mayor Hobbs

Nishnawbe Aski Grand Chief Yesno and Thunder Bay Mayor Hobbs
NAN – We have Worked with the City THUNDER BAY – NEWS - Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief...

Weather Update – Rain Continues in Thunder Bay Region

Weather Radar July 22 2014
THUNDER BAY – WEATHER - The Thunder Bay Airport reported 39 millimetres within a 25 minute period as a...

Camp Loon 2014 – Success On All Counts

Camp Loon 2014 a Success
Learning, Safety and Fun Build Junior Canadian Rangers THUNDER BAY -  Camp Loon 2014 was “a very successful camp...

De Beers Shifts Diamond Allocations

diamonds De Beers, Attawapiskat
Changes in Diamond Allocations THUNDER BAY – MINING - De Beers Canada operates the Victor Diamond Mine in Northern...

Camp Quality Blog – Day Six 2014

The entire team at Camp Quality 2014
THUNDER BAY – LIVING - It was a bittersweet Day Five at Camp Quality Northwestern Ontario because although it...

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Swings to the Top

Movie Night
Summer Movie Scene Strong HOLLYWOOD – ENTERTAINMENT - The box office chart has spoken loud and clear. “Dawn of...

Lack of Transparency in Digital Government Surveillance – UN

Digital commerce
GENEVA – TECHNOLOGY - Top United Nations human rights officials today warns of the “disturbing” lack of transparency in...

Mothers and Families Deserve Answers – Sarah Campbell

Bill Mauro Kenora Queen's Park - NAN Sarah Campbell
Northern Jury Issues at Queens Park QUEENS PARK – POLITICS – Kenora MPP Sarah Campbell, the NDP Critic for...

South Division Wins the 2014 Northwoods League All-Star Game

Solid Northwoods League action during the North South All-Star Game
Alonso Home Run the Difference in 3-0 Win Rochester, Minn. — On Tuesday, July 22, 2014 college baseball’s best...

Patients Choose Resucitation Preferences at Thunder Bay Regional

Health News
THUNDER BAY – HEALTH -  A new policy announced today at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) gives patients greater control over the level of resuscitation they receive in the event of a cardiac or respiratory arrest or...

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Camp Loon 2014 a Success

Camp Loon 2014 – Success On All Counts

Learning, Safety and Fun Build Junior Canadian Rangers THUNDER BAY -  Camp Loon 2014 was “a very successful camp this year,” according to Captain Caryl Fletcher, the army officer commanding the Junior Canadian Rangers in the Far North of Ontario. The annual camp, in the bush north of Geraldton, provided eight days of advanced training […]


Posted 23 July 2014 by in Anishinabek
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Nishnawbe Aski Grand Chief Yesno and Thunder Bay Mayor Hobbs

NAN Grand Chief Addresses Mayor Hobbs

NAN – We have Worked with the City THUNDER BAY – NEWS – Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Harvey Yesno, on behalf of the Executive Council, has issued the following statement following comments by City of Thunder Bay Mayor Keith Hobbs in a recent media report regarding acts of violence within the City:“We were […]


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FNNRYEP Participant Lights It Up With a Bicycle Generator

First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program Exposes Students to Careers in Natural Resources

THUNDER BAY – ANISHINABEK – Thirty participants of the First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program (FNNRYEP) will be learning about sustainable energy sources as part of their Natural Resources Science Camp training on-site at Confederation College this week. A partnership between Outland Camps and Confederation College, FNNRYEP has provided employment and learning opportunities for […]


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OPP Tactical Unit on Fort William First Nation

Manhunt on Fort William First Nation

Breaking Story… THUNDER BAY – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police were involved in an incident on Fort William First Nation this afternoon. The Tactical Unit along with the Canine Unit were involved in what sources are saying was a manhunt. A brief manhunt followed and police took the suspect a male into custody. The […]


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Thunder Bay Crime Down Ten Percent – Stats Canada

THUNDER BAY – CRIME – Thunder Bay is ranked sixth by Statistics Canada in terms of the cities with the most crime. The report for 2013 Crime reported to police puts Regina as Canada’s most dangerous city, followed by Saskatoon, Edmonton, Winnipeg, and Vancouver. Thunder Bay’s overall crime rate according to Stats Canada dropped by […]


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De Beers Shifts Diamond Allocations

Changes in Diamond Allocations THUNDER BAY – MINING – De Beers Canada operates the Victor Diamond Mine in Northern Ontario near Attawapiskat. The company has put forward plans toward expanding the mine starting last January with environmental assessments. De Beers is also announcing the loosening of the market for diamond sales. The De Beers Group […]


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SIJHL Announces New Commissioner

SIJHL Sets New Directions THUNDER BAY – SPORTS – The Superior International Junior Hockey League announced Tuesday that they have named Bryan Graham as their new commissioner, effective immediately. The Thunder Bay native brings a wealth of hockey, sports and broadcasting related experience to his new position. A long-time offical, Graham refereed hundreds of games […]


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