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Weapons Call at Hammarskjold High School

Hammarskjold High School
THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Police report on weapons call to Hammarskjold High School: At approximately 1:15 p.m. on...

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:...

NAN Grand Chief Receives Honorary Degree

NAN Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler
TORONTO – Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler brought the tragic story of Charlie “Chanie” Wenjack to newly...

Ontario Liberals Suspend 1000 Megawatts of Renewable Energy Projects

wind farm development
TORONTO – Ontario will immediately suspend the second round of its Large Renewable Procurement (LRP II) process and the...

Lakehead University Homecoming Weekend 2016

Lakehead University
THUNDER BAY  – LIVING – Lakehead University’s 2nd Annual Homecoming Weekend is only a few days away, taking place on...

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...

Fall session of Parliament begins – Bob Nault MP Kenora

Parliament Hill
KENORA – POLITICS – Things are in full swing in Ottawa with the fall session of parliament beginning last...

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...

Homelessness is a Public Health Emergency

The park at the end of Donald Street has become a campground - perhaps a demonstration that boots on the ground by SOS and Police are needed.
WINNIPEG – LIVING – Beyond a crisis of housing and poverty, homelessness is a public health emergency. The longer...

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Hammarskjold High School

Weapons Call at Hammarskjold High School

THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Police report on weapons call to Hammarskjold High School: At approximately 1:15 p.m. on September 27, 2016, the Thunder Bay Police Service received a 911 call form a concerned citizen who observed a post on a social media site of a male with a gun inside a backpack in a

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The park at the end of Donald Street has become a campground - perhaps a demonstration that boots on the ground by SOS and Police are needed.

Homelessness is a Public Health Emergency

WINNIPEG – LIVING – Beyond a crisis of housing and poverty, homelessness is a public health emergency. The longer people are homeless, the worse their health becomes. In emergency rooms and frontline clinics, patients are triaged based on urgency. A high-quality health system would connect these efforts to a larger plan to prevent illness and

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Lakehead Thunderwolves Men bounce back against Wilfred Laurier this weekend.

Thunderwolves Basketball – Preview of Men’s Action

Thunder Bay, Ont. – SPORTS – It will be a busy yet exciting few days at Lakehead University, as alumni and fans join together to enjoy a weekend of celebration and sports. The Lakehead Men’s basketball team will be hosting the University of Winnipeg Wesmen in the Thunderdome for non-conference games both Friday and Saturday night at

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Ontario is recognizing the province's top university researchers for their valuable contributions to the fields of chemistry, economic science, literature, physics and physiology/medicine.

$500,000 in Research Grants for Lakehead University

Thunder Bay, ON EDUCATION – Lakehead University is receiving more than $500,000 in funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) to provide insight into some important issues facing Canadians today. Researchers will be examining a number of diverse issues, including Aboriginal land use in northern communities, the study of domestic violence and community

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