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Desperate night search in Mexico school, other ruins as quake deaths pass 200

Rescue personnel search for people among the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake hit Mexico City, Mexico September 19, 2017. REUTERS/Claudia Daut
The magnitude 7.1 quake was the country’s most lethal in a generation. (Updates deaths and damage) By David Alire...

Hurricane Maria Takes Powerful Aim at Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria is seen in the Atlantic Ocean in this NOAA's GOES East satellite image taken on September 19, 2017. Courtesy NASA/NOAA GOES Project/Handout via REUTERS
Hurricane Maria heads to Puerto Rico after devastating Dominica. By Alvin Baez and Robin Respaut SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico...

Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Calls for Senator Beyak to Resign

Tee Pee going up on the grounds of the Manitoba Legislature - Photo AMC
WINNIPEG – The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) Grand Chief Arlen Dumas supports the calls for Senator Lynn Beyak...

Starting A Business With An Employee Time Tracking Software: The Why And The How

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LONDON – BUSINESS – A small business becomes successful if it embraces technology right from the beginning. The whole process...

Conquer the Towner Returns – Get Your Workplace Involved

PRO Kids
THUNDER BAY – Conquer the Tower, the fundraiser that makes a huge splash, is returning to the Canada Games Complex...

North of Superior Film Association Ready for 26th Season

North of Superior Film Association
THUNDER BAY – Once again with the onset of autumn, the North of Superior Film Association (NOSFA) returns for...

Cassini Ends Mission with Plunge into Saturn’s Rings

NASA mission to Mars is a success as Maven has enters planetary orbit
WASHINGTON – A thrilling epoch in the exploration of our solar system came to a close today, as NASA’s...

Province Invests in Greener Social Housing Project Upgrades

Thunder Bay District Social Services
THUNDER BAY – “These upgrades to social housing will result in improved living conditions for residents, reduced energy costs and...

SIJHL preseason Q&A: Thunder Bay North Stars

Thunder Bay North Stars
THUNDER BAY, Ont. – It’s been seven seasons since the Thunder Bay North Stars franchise has hoisted the Bill...

Alternative to Medication for Children with ADHD

Video Games
THUNDER BAY – “Many parents of children diagnosed with ADHD do not want their children on medication,” said Kathleen Holton,...

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Hurricane Maria is seen in the Atlantic Ocean in this NOAA's GOES East satellite image taken on September 19, 2017. Courtesy NASA/NOAA GOES Project/Handout via REUTERS

Hurricane Maria Takes Powerful Aim at Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria heads to Puerto Rico after devastating Dominica. By Alvin Baez and Robin Respaut SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) – Hurricane Maria, the second maximum-strength storm to hit the Caribbean this month, battered the U.S. Virgin Island of St. Croix on Wednesday and was headed to Puerto Rico with catastrophic winds and dangerous storm

Posted 20 September 2017 by in Featured
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According to an assessment of the effects of a changing climate on Michigan forests led by the U.S. Forest Service, suitable habitat for some species, including the red pine pictured here, is projected to decline across the eastern Upper Peninsula and northern Lower Peninsula by the end of the 21st century. Credit: Stephen Handler, US Forest Service

Forest Stewardship Council to Hold Global General Assembly in Canada

MONTREAL – BUSINESS – The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), will hold its triennial global General Assembly in Canada for the first time from October 8-13, 2017, in Vancouver. 800 people from more than 80 countries, including leaders in global forestry, will be attending to focus on how to enhance responsible forestry worldwide. As FSC’s highest decision

Posted 20 September 2017 by in Business
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