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Pair of Mac’s Robberies have Police Seeking Suspects

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Mac’s Robberies Hit Thunder Bay THUNDER  BAY – CRIME – Thunder Bay Police are seeking public help to identify...

Thunder Bay Road Closures Update – July 25 2016

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THUNDER BAY – ROAD UPDATES – There are, as all “Wags” in Thunder Bay know, really only two seasons...

Wabun Youth Gathering Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Wabun Chief Marcia Brown-Martel joined in a fun game of archery tag at the Wabun Youth Gathering, held at Horwood Lake Lodge, recently. Back row L-R: Jacy Jolivet, Taylor Macmillan, Chief Brown-Martel, Nigel Neshawabin and Amadeus Neshawabin. Front L-R: Ethan Naveau, Tim Simpson, Pro Sports; Athena Kyle, Logan Black and Dreyden Agawa.
THUNDER BAY – The Wabun Youth Gathering celebrated its 10th year in the wilderness lake side resort setting of...

Aviation History on Display in Brandon Manitoba

US Navy Trainer in Brandon - Photo by Skylar Perreault
BRANDON – AVIATION – 19,000 airmen and women died during World War Two. Many of those individuals trained in...

Get out and Get Back to Nature in Ontario

Family of Mallard Ducks at Kam River Park - July 5 2016
THUNDER BAY – The Ontario government and Ontario Parks are challenging people across the province to spend more time...

Netflix and 20th Century Fox Ink Deal

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HOLLYWOOD – ENTERTAINMENT- Netflix and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution today announced their first global SVOD licensing agreement. Netflix...

Social Media Access Cut in Turkey With News of Coup Attempt

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Access was restricted in Turkey on Friday to Facebook Inc, Twitter Inc and Alphabet Inc’s...

Philadelphia Freedom Eluding Democrats On Convention Eve

Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz speaks at a rally, before the arrival of Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her vice presidential running mate U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, in Miami, Florida, U.S. July 23, 2016. Picture taken July 23, 2016. REUTERS/Scott Audette
PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) – The head of the Democratic Party resigned on Sunday amid a furore over embarrassing leaked emails,...

Matt Murray Shares Stanley Cup with Home Town of Thunder Bay

Pittsburgh Penguin Matt Murray and the Stanley Cup aboard the Kasper Mini-Bus at the Thunder Bay International Airport
THUNDER BAY – It is Matt Murray and the Stanley Cup’s day in Thunder Bay. Starting at just after...

Frailty a better gauge for health-care funding

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KINGSTON, TORONTO – HEALTH – Canada’s per capita health funding formula fails to address the clear and growing need created by our frail population. When the previous Health Accord expired in 2014, the Conservative government unilaterally established a new funding model...

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Frailty a better gauge for health-care funding

KINGSTON, TORONTO – HEALTH – Canada’s per capita health funding formula fails to address the clear and growing need created by our frail population. When the previous Health Accord expired in 2014, the Conservative government unilaterally established a new funding model for federal health transfer payments to the provinces and territories on an equal per capita basis. […]


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US Navy Trainer in Brandon - Photo by Skylar Perreault

Aviation History on Display in Brandon Manitoba

BRANDON – AVIATION – 19,000 airmen and women died during World War Two. Many of those individuals trained in Brandon Manitoba as part of the Commonwealth Air Training program. Bases like the Brandon training facility provided training for many of those pilots who fought during World War Two. Today, they are remembered and honoured at […]


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Netflix and 20th Century Fox Ink Deal

HOLLYWOOD – ENTERTAINMENT- Netflix and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution today announced their first global SVOD licensing agreement. Netflix will be the exclusive global streaming home for FX’s hit, American Crime Story. The first season of the franchise will be available globally on Netflix, excluding Canada, in 2017 with all seasons made available after their […]


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Fair Exchange on US Dollars Good for Business

THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – THUNDER BAY – The Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Thunder Bay are reminding local business to ensure they are providing a fair rate of exchange on U.S. currency transactions. Charla Robinson, President of the Thunder Bay Chamber says, “With the increase in American tourists this summer, it is […]


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Family of Mallard Ducks at Kam River Park - July 5 2016

Get out and Get Back to Nature in Ontario

THUNDER BAY – The Ontario government and Ontario Parks are challenging people across the province to spend more time in nature and develop new healthy habits. Inspired by the David Suzuki Foundation’s 30×30 Challenge, the Ontario Parks 30×30 Nature Challenge encourages people to spend at least 30 minutes per day in nature for 30 days. […]


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