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Thunder Bay Police Update Marks Street Homicide

Thunder Bay Police provide an update on the homicide on Marks Street North
North Marks Street Homicide Update THUNDER BAY – CRIME NEWS – Thunder Bay Police advise that their investigation is...

Beijing Marathon Shrouded in Heavy Smog

Beijing International Marathon runners with masks and sponges to combat smog
Imagine Running A Marathon In Heavy Smog Beijing – CLIMATE – Imagine running a full marathon in smog so...

Regional Chief Calls for Community Support

Ontario Regional Chief Beardy
THUNDER BAY – ANISHINABEK - Ontario Regional Chief Beardy is calling upon all communities in Ontario to stand with...

Finalizing Election Choices – Justin Frape

Thunder Bay City Hall and the plaza are in great shape in downtown Fort William
THUNDER BAY – OPINION - As the election approaches and I begin to finalize my candidate selections, I have to...

Exercise Improves Attitude and Marks

Biwaase’aa Youth Outreach Worker Kelvin Redsky – sharing Sweat Lodge teachings with St. Ann students
THUNDER BAY - Get up and move. For too many people sitting at a desk is followed by sitting...

Cliff Diving – English Double in World Series Final

Second placed Artem Silchenko (L) of Russia, event and 2014 World Series winner Gary Hunt (C) of the UK, and third placed David Colturi (R) of the USA celebrate with their trophies during the seventh and final stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series, Ik Kil cenote, Yucatan, Mexico on October 18th 2014. Photographer: Romina Amato
Gary Hunt Red Bull Cliff Diving World Champ YUCATAN MX – SPORTS – Gary Hunt won in Mexico and...

U.S. Air Force Lands Robotic X-37B Space Plane

X37B Space Plane
X-37B Space Plane Lands in California VANDENBURG AIR FORCE BASE – The U.S. military landed its X-37B robotic space...

Citizens Need Better Accountability and Transparency at City Hall

Frank Pullia has announced his candidacy for City Council - Pullia is running at large
THUNDER BAY – CIVIC – There has been a lot of discussion about accountability and transparency in municipal government...

Lakehead finishes 1-2 at Redbird Classic

Lakehead Thunderwolves Fell in Basketball action in Waterloo to Wilfred Laurier
MONTREAL – SPORTS - The Lakehead University women’s basketball team were defeated, 82-64 by the Regina Cougars on Sunday...

Ebola Virus Fight Continues in Sierra Leone and Liberia

This ship in Las Palmas, Spain, is being loaded with WFP supplies and 1,920 metric tons of USAID-donated commodities and headed for Ebola response operations in Guinea. Photo: WFP/Enrique Pulido
Food aid for Ebola Virus hit Sierra Leone NEW YORK – UN HEADQUARTERS - The United Nations and Governments of countries at the forefront of efforts to turn back the unfolding Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa have agreed...

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Thunder Bay Police provide an update on the homicide on Marks Street North

Thunder Bay Police Update Marks Street Homicide

North Marks Street Homicide Update THUNDER BAY – CRIME NEWS – Thunder Bay Police advise that their investigation is into the murder of 51 year old Rene Sortolova of Thunder Bay. In a statement, Police say, “Mr. Sortolova’s death has been deemed a homicide following an autopsy examination which occurred Monday afternoon in Thunder Bay. […]


Posted 21 October 2014 by in CrimeBeat
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Thunder Bay Transit

Thunder Bay Transit Lift+ Strike Averted

Weekend Bargaining Sessions Result in Transit Settlement THUNDER BAY – There will not be a transit strike for the LIFT+ service. The City of Thunder Bay and the Amalgamated Transit Union have reached a memorandum of understanding that averts the threat of a strike. Both sides met through the weekend, and reached the agreement on […]


Posted 21 October 2014 by in Featured
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Frank Pullia has announced his candidacy for City Council - Pullia is running at large

Citizens Need Better Accountability and Transparency at City Hall

THUNDER BAY – CIVIC – There has been a lot of discussion about accountability and transparency in municipal government during this election campaign and in particular during the Mayor’s debate last week. The implied assumption is that many key decisions are being made behind closed doors and in secret. Such statements usually go unchallenged and […]


Posted 21 October 2014 by in Civic Politics
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Homicide Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay Police Investigating Homicide

THUNDER BAY – BREAKING – Thunder Bay Police are investigating Thunder Bay’s 10th homicide of 2014. Thunder Bay Police Service state that they are investigating the murder of a yet unnamed male whose body was discovered at a home on North Marks Street. Police were called to the home on Sunday evening where EMS personnel […]


Posted 21 October 2014 by in CrimeBeat
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Thunder Bay City Hall and the plaza are in great shape in downtown Fort William

Finalizing Election Choices – Justin Frape

THUNDER BAY – OPINION – As the election approaches and I begin to finalize my candidate selections, I have to say that I am heartily disappointed with the political discourse associated with our vision of the future of the city. In particular, I’m disappointed with those who use our identified infrastructure deficit as an excuse to […]


Posted 20 October 2014 by in Business
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Barry Streib has declared his candidacy running for a seat on Thunder Bay City Council

“Our youth are one of the most important assets” – Barry Streib

THUNDER BAY – POLITICS – In recent years, I have been privileged to work with so many talented, intelligent and amazing young people. From high school aged youth putting in their volunteer hours at community events to interns through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund and young professionals who are stepping up to make a difference […]


Posted 20 October 2014 by in Civic Politics
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