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Police Seek Assistance in Homicide Investigation

Homicide Thunder Bay
Homicide Targeted and “Gang Related” THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Police Service is looking for the public’s assistance in locating...

Road Construction Season Getting Underway

Roads Update
THUNDER BAY – ROADS – Tired of bouncing along like you were on a ski slalom course on Thunder...

Dog Rescue Efforts Bring Hope

Victoria Day Weekend Dog Rescue
THUNDER BAY – On the Victoria Day Long Weekend, over 40 dogs and puppies arrived in Thunder Bay, on...

Opinion – Sinking the myth of dangerous West Coast oil tanker traffic

Trans-Canada Pipelines has been shipping petroleum through Northwestern Ontario since the late 1950s.
As a change in government looms in British Columbia puts the Kinder Morgan expansion project in jeopardy, we need...

Flour Recall Expanded to Include More Brands

Flour Recall Expanded
THUNDER BAY – FOOD – The food recall warning for flour first issued on May 11, 2017 has been updated...

From Sweet to Heat – Calgary Stampede Midway Treats Unveiled

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Its a Calgary Stampede Thing CALGARY – It is the “Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth” – the Calgary Stampede....

Ransomware Threat Has Officials Worried

An ambulance waits next to a police car, outside the emergency department, at St Thomas' Hospital in central London, Britain May 12, 2017. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
By Dustin Volz and Eric Auchard WASHINGTON/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – U.S. and European officials scrambled to catch the culprits behind...

Protests at G7 Meeting – All Shops Ordered Closed Saturday

Protestors wearing masks depicting the leaders of the G7 countries pose for a selfie during a demonstration organised by Oxfam in Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
By Steve Scherer GIARDINI NAXOS, Italy (Reuters) – Shopkeepers down the hill from where world leaders are meeting boarded...

Summer Classic Top 15 Videos Selected

Summer Classic
The competition to play on #teamstaal2017 this July 10, in the Fountain Tire Summer Classic at the Staal Foundation...

Sugar and Cancer Connection Studied at University of Texas

Researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas have found that two types of non-small cell lung cancer metabolize glucose -- a type of sugar -- differently. A glucose transporter called GLUT1, shown in green, is much more prevalent in lung squamous cell carcinoma cells (right) in comparison to lung adenocarcinoma cells (left). The findings, published in the online journal Nature Communications, may aid the development of new lung cancer therapies targeted at inhibiting GLUT1.
DALLAS – Health problems caused by sugar include obesity, diabetes, and now apparently cancer. Scientists at The University of...

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Flour Recall Expanded

Flour Recall Expanded to Include More Brands

THUNDER BAY – FOOD – The food recall warning for flour first issued on May 11, 2017 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation. Ardent Mills is recalling various brands of flour and flour products due to possible E. coli

Posted 27 May 2017 by in Featured
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LONDON – LIVING – New drivers have an array of choices to make after getting their driver’s licenses. What kind of car will I buy? Should I get a new or pre-owned vehicle? Should I buy seat covers for my car? These are all very valid and exciting questions new drivers answer in the process of

Posted 27 May 2017 by in Living
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