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Missing 12 Year Old Sought by Police and Family

Thunder Bay Police Service
THUNDER BAY – The Thunder Bay Police Service reports that the youth in this report has been located safe.

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

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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...

Minister Gravelle – Mandate Letter from Premier Wynne

Premier Wynne and Minister Gravelle in Moosenee - Image ©2016 Christopher Kat
THUNDER BAY – Minister of Northern Development and Mines, the Honourable Michael Gravelle has his new orders from Ontario...

Confederation College Golf Team off to Barrie

Coach David Reid introduces the Confederation College Thunderhawks Golf Team, L-R: Cam Zappitelli, Nathan Lohnes, Juan Padilla, Hayden Hickey and Little Eagle Copenace.
THUNDER BAY – SPORTS – The Confederation College Thunderhawks Golf team will be heading to Barrie, Ontario October 2...

Poverty impact includes pre-mature aging

Health News Radon
THUNDER BAY – When society and governments do not deal with issues of poverty, the real issues that result...

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Ontario Liberals Suspend 1000 Megawatts of Renewable Energy Projects

TORONTO – Ontario will immediately suspend the second round of its Large Renewable Procurement (LRP II) process and the Energy-from-Waste Standard Offer Program, halting procurement of over 1,000 megawatts (MW) of solar, wind, hydroelectric, bioenergy and energy from waste projects. This decision is expected to save up to $3.8 billion in electricity system costs relative

Posted 27 September 2016 by in Business
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Zebra mussels were found at Big Birch Lake, in Todd and Stearns counties.

Zebra Mussels Discovered in Four Minnesota Lakes

DULUTH – ENVIRONMENT – The Department of Natural Resources has confirmed four new reports of zebra mussels in Minnesota lakes: Lake Sallie in Becker County; Lake Andrew in Douglas County; Lac qui Parle in Chippewa, Lac qui Parle and Swift counties; and Big Birch Lake in Todd and Stearns counties. “New zebra mussel infestations are often

Posted 27 September 2016 by in Top Stories
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Bombardier Q400

Bombardier Aviation Delivers Q400 Aircraft to Air Tanzania

TORONTO – AVIATION – Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has announced the delivery of the Tanzanian Government Flight Agency’s two Q400 turboprops. The aircraft, which were newly delivered with a 76-seat, dual-lavatory configuration, will be operated by Air Tanzania, the national airline of the United Republic of Tanzania. The delivery of the two aircraft increases the fleet of

Posted 27 September 2016 by in Aviation
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Zenyatta - Albany deposit as a “vein-type graphite breccia.”

Zenyatta Ventures Signs Agreement with National Research Council

THUNDER BAY – Zenyatta  Ventures  Ltd.  (“Zenyatta”  or  “Company”)  (TSXV: ZEN) has announced the signing of a contribution agreement with the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC‐IRAP). Zenyatta will receive technical advisory services and a financial contribution of up to $350,000 from NRC‐IRAP to support Zenyatta’s metallurgical program designed to provide data

Posted 27 September 2016 by in Business
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