Powering to 30 lifts, this budding strong lady under the careful supervision of Kateri Skaarup

We are all, by nature, born good – Kateri Banning-Skaarup

THUNDER BAY – LIVING – We are all, by nature, born good- No one is truly bad- No one is truly right- No one is truly wrong- Perspective forms those inner views and decisions using circumstance and experiences. From people...

Powering to 30 lifts, this budding strong lady under the careful supervision of Kateri Skaarup

Kateri Banning Skaarup – Fort William First Nation Candidate

FORT WILLIAM FN – On April 11th, Fort William First Nation members will head to the polls and vote in the Band Council Election. There are sixty-seven candidates running for a seat on the Band Council. Kateri Banning Skaarup...

Powering to 30 lifts, this budding strong lady under the careful supervision of Kateri Skaarup

Kateri Banning Skaarup – The Story of Me

FORT WILLIAM FIRST NATION – My name is Kateri (Banning) Skaarup, I am a Fort William First Nations Member and Candidate for Council in the upcoming Chief and Council election happening April 11, 2015. And this is the story of...

Pope Benedict XVI

Leading a simple life, Kateri remained faithful – Pope Benedict XVI

THUNDER BAY – “Leading a simple life, Kateri remained faithful to her love for Jesus, to prayer, and to daily Mass. Her greatest wish was to know and to do what pleased God. She lived a life radiant with...

Thunder Bay City Hall on Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day is About Respect and Inspiration

A City Remembers Our Past and Respects our Future THUNDER BAY – The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. Remembrance Day in Thunder Bay is a day for reflection and respect. At the Fort William...

Efforts are underway to make sure the Carousel at Chippewa Park can remain in place making great memories

Capital Campaign to Save Chippewa Park Carousel Underway

THUNDER BAY – The Friends of Chippewa Park Carousel Restoration Committee gathered with the public to unveil its capital campaign to save the 103-year-old Chippewa Park carousel, including a website with online donation capabilities and the announcement of the...

Green space in urban environments

The human payoff to urban green space

It’s a matter of sanitation, hygiene, health and aesthetics, and mental well-being, among other things By Natalia Pryadilina, Roy Damary and Allan Bonner Just as forests are the lungs of the planet, urban woodland provides the green lungs of...

Cities need trees and green spaces to thrive and be healthy

When a large city learns the value of hugging trees

Urban vegetation has implications for human mental and physical health, and combats flooding, heat, pollution and soil erosion Can the Russians teach us anything about improving the quality of life in a major industrial city? The authors of a...

Carleton Ravens Win 2016-2017 Women's Basketball finals

2017 Summer Universiade Team Canada recap & results: Day 7 (August 25)

TAIPEI CITY, Chinese Taipei (Team Canada) – In front of a near-capacity crowd at Taipei Arena with hundreds of flags waving in support of the host Chinese Taipei, Team Canada women’s basketball lost 76-67 in their quarter-final, one of...

Canada won gold in the swimming pool.

Summer Universiade – Canada Strikes Gold

TAIPEI CITY, Chinese Taipei (Team Canada) – Canada won its first medal of the 29th Summer Universiade on Sunday – a gold medal thanks to the swimmers of the 4x100m freestyle relay. The Canadian foursome, swimming in the first lane,...

Laureen and Darius shovel the snow

Storm Re-Cap – The ‘Snow Must Go On!”

THUNDER BAY – The first winter storm of the season is under our collective experiences. Power to homes and businesses in the city and out across the region had crews working long hours in less than ideal conditions. The...

Our parade coverage was broadcast live from our location on Memorial Avenue at the Kasper Mini-Bus offices

26th Annual Rotary Christmas Parade

Thousands Come Out to Enjoy Parade THUNDER BAY – ENTERTAINMENT – The first winter storm of the season could not put a damper on the 26th Annual Rotary Christmas Parade. NetNewsLedger hosts Kateri Skaarup and Ron Kanutski brought the...