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United States Continues Air Strikes in Iraq

U.S. sailors guide an F/A-18C Hornet on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush in the Arabian Gulf, Aug. 8, 2014. The carrier is supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation
United States Air Power in Middle East WASHINGTON – U.S. military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Iraq,...

Thunder Bay Long Weekend Outlook

Long Weekend Weather Outlook
THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – Heading into the Labour Day weekend, it looks like a wet Friday and a...

Sharing Culturally Based Teachings at Thunder Bay Regional

Sheila White, an Anishinaabe Language and Culture Secondary School Teacher, volunteered to provide a series of cultural lessons to Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre staff and volunteers.
Increased Understandings at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre THUNDER BAY – HEALTH - Sheila White believes that understanding...

Malaysia Airlines to Cut 6,000 Staff in Overhaul

Search area for Malaysia Airlines MH370 continues.
Air Disasters Impact Malaysia Airlines Results SUBANG – AVIATION – Malaysia Airlines will eliminate six thousand employees from the...

Eating Healthy Foods Means Train the Brain

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Train the Brain to Eat Better BOSTON – HEALTH – “We don’t start out in life loving French fries...

Joan Rivers on Life Support

Joan Rivers
Comic Legend Joan Rivers at Mount Sinai Hospital NEW YORK – Entertainment - Comedy Icon Joan Rivers remains in...

World-Wide Tablet Sales Lagging Behind Forecasts

The Ipad has gained serious support in the market, but so has the Microsoft Surface
Technology and Tablets – What is Next? THUNDER BAY – TECHNOLOGY- What is your next major technology purchase? The...

Federal Conservatives Sputtering – Ipsos Reid

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Seven Point Lead for Liberals Over Conservatives TORONTO – POLITICS – Toronto, ON – It was once said, a...

Nate McCoy Wins PGA TOUR Canada Wildfire Invitational

Iowa’s Nate McCoy captured The Wildfire Invitational presented by PC Financial over Burlington, Ontario’s Michael Gligic, securing his first career PGA TOUR Canada win
Douro-Dummer, ON – SPORTS – With a par on the fourth hole of a sudden victory playoff, West Des...

Energy Drinks Causing Heart Problems

Are Energy Drinks good for you? The latest research says they can cause heart problems.
Heart Means Care Around Energy Drinks Barcelona, Spain – Health – As students head back to school, many students are reaching for energy drinks. Claiming that those beverages will help them study harder, and maintain their focus, often over...

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Eating Healthy Foods Means Train the Brain

Train the Brain to Eat Better BOSTON – HEALTH – “We don’t start out in life loving French fries and hating, for example, whole wheat pasta,” said senior and co-corresponding author Susan B. Roberts, Ph.D., director of the Energy Metabolism Laboratory at the USDA HNRCA, who is also a professor at the Friedman School of […]


Posted 2 September 2014 by in Featured
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U.S. sailors guide an F/A-18C Hornet on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush in the Arabian Gulf, Aug. 8, 2014. The carrier is supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation

United States Continues Air Strikes in Iraq

United States Air Power in Middle East WASHINGTON – U.S. military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Iraq, using fighter and attack aircraft to conduct three airstrikes August 31st and September 1st near the Mosul Dam. The strikes destroyed three ISIL trucks, severely damaged another, destroyed an ISIL armed vehicle, and destroyed a mortar […]


Posted 2 September 2014 by in Featured
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Britain Takes Steps to Fight Domestic Terrorism

LONDON – INTERNATIONAL NEWS – Britain is taking a new approach to protecting the country from domestic terrorism. On Monday Prime Minister David Cameron announced plans to strip suspected Islamist militants of their passports temporarily, to combat the threat posed by radicalized Britons returning from Syria and Iraq.’ The Prime Minister said, “It is abhorrent […]


Posted 1 September 2014 by in Featured
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Thunder Bay Police remained busy over the holiday weekend.

Thunder Bay Police Kept Busy on Weekend

Thunder Bay Police Dealing with Quality of Life Calls THUNDER BAY – CRIME REPORT – Rain and cooler temperatures have not fully doused crime in Thunder Bay over the Labour Day weekend. Thunder Bay Police were kept busy dealing with seven assaults, and three sexual assaults. Police also dealt with five weapons offenses. Topping the […]


Posted 1 September 2014 by in CrimeBeat
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Are Energy Drinks good for you? The latest research says they can cause heart problems.

Energy Drinks Causing Heart Problems

Heart Means Care Around Energy Drinks Barcelona, Spain – Health – As students head back to school, many students are reaching for energy drinks. Claiming that those beverages will help them study harder, and maintain their focus, often over the objections of parents, young people are consuming a lot of these beverages. However, energy drinks […]


Posted 1 September 2014 by in Featured
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Darren Bananish stands in the bed of Creelman Creek. Behind him the culvert upgrade project proceeds apace.

History and Highway Connect in Greenstone

Greenstone Construction Melds with History GERALDTON – NEWS – “I was almost born here,” says Darren Bananish as he stands in the middle of Creelman Creek. Darren works for Aecon, the company that is upgrading the culverts on Hwy. 11 just west of Geraldton, less than a mile from the Lavoie home. He had spotted […]


Posted 31 August 2014 by in Featured
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Iowa’s Nate McCoy captured The Wildfire Invitational presented by PC Financial over Burlington, Ontario’s Michael Gligic, securing his first career PGA TOUR Canada win

Nate McCoy Wins PGA TOUR Canada Wildfire Invitational

Douro-Dummer, ON – SPORTS – With a par on the fourth hole of a sudden victory playoff, West Des Moines, Iowa’s Nate McCoy captured The Wildfire Invitational presented by PC Financial over Burlington, Ontario’s Michael Gligic, securing his first career PGA TOUR Canada win. The 24-year old shot a final round 7-under 65 to post […]


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