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Women in Politics Hosting Debate Workshop

Women in Politics brought together women from across Canada and across political lines to share how to navigate the often stormy waters of political life.
THUNDER BAY - Women in Politics Group Hosting a Debate Workshop for Municipal Candidates September 12, 2014/Thunder Bay   The...

Bárðarbunga Volcano Eruptions Continue

There has been, so far no major eruptions from the volcano in Iceland
Bárðarbunga Still Erupting Veðurstofa Íslands – ENVIRONMENT - Concerns over the Bárðarbunga volcano in Iceland continue. The eruptions are...

Lac Seul First Nation Seeks to Stop Hunger Strike

Lac Seul First Nation
THUNDER BAY - Chief Clifford Bull and Council for the Lac Seul First Nation have asked one of their...

Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce Prosperity Northwest

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Thunder Bay Hosts Prosperity Northwest Business Forum THUNDER BAY – The Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce is hosting Prosperity...

An Early Christmas Cab in Calgary

Winter conditions hit Calgary this week...
CALGARY – LIVING - “Where do you want to go?” asked the cabbie rolling down his window. We were experiencing 
a...

Sultans of String Thunder Bay Bound

The Sultans of Swing are headed to Thunder Bay...
THUNDER BAY – Entertainment - Canada’s high octane string slingers, Sultans of String, bring their revved up roots-jazz-worldbeat mash-up...

One of Franklin Expedition Ships Found

Sir John Franklin
Canada finds sunken ship from doomed 1845 expedition OTTAWA – Canadian explorers have found one of the two lost...

Claudio Monteleone – All in on Multi-Plex Convention Centre

Claudio Monteleone is seeking a seat at Thunder Bay City Council
THUNDER BAY – CIVIC - Claudio Monteleone states, “I believe that the Multi-Plex Convention Centre is a great idea...

Calgary Stampeders Rally to Beat Toronto Argonauts

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CALGARY—They have mountains, oil, Jon Cornish and snow in September. And they now also have a miracle comeback they...

TBRRI Medical Research Drives Better Healthcare Today

Keith Taylor, Co-Chair of the PFA Advisory Council, said that research is important to local healthcare because it has a direct impact on patient care. Thanks to wise investments in health research by our community through the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Foundation’s Health Discovery Fund, we are Bringing Discoveries to Life and together, making our region healthier, wealthier, and smarter.
THUNDER BAY – HEALTH – Part of the Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute’s mission is to enable patient-centred medical research that will make Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario healthier, wealthier, and smarter. This article is Part 1 of a...

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Women in Politics brought together women from across Canada and across political lines to share how to navigate the often stormy waters of political life.

Women in Politics Hosting Debate Workshop

THUNDER BAY – Women in Politics Group Hosting a Debate Workshop for Municipal Candidates September 12, 2014/Thunder Bay   The Women in Politics Group will be hosting a Debate Workshop for municipal candidates Thursday, September 18 from noon to 1:30 p.m. Dedicated to the advancement of women pursuing and serving as elected members of government at […]


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75th Anniversary of Declaration of War in World War 2

OTTAWA, ON – Politics Monday, September 15, 2014 – Following approval during a special session of our country’s Parliament, September 10, 1939 marked the first time Canada declared war of its own accord. From 1939 to 1945, more than one million Canadians and Newfoundlanders served, with more than 55,000 wounded and over 45,000 giving their […]


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Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce Prosperity Northwest

Thunder Bay Hosts Prosperity Northwest Business Forum THUNDER BAY – The Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce is hosting Prosperity Northwest at the Valhalla Inn on September 24 2014. The event features great opportunities for the local business community to network with other businesses. Nancy Milani shares the latest news and information on Prosperity Northwest. This […]


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Pope Francis Performs Marriage Ceremony for Twenty Couples

Pope Francis marries couples who have cohabited, had children VATICAN – Pope Francis celebrated the marriage of twenty couples from Rome, the diocese of which he is bishop, during a Holy Mass celebrated in St. Peter’s Basilica. The cardinal vicar of Rome, Agostino Vallini, and Archbishop Filippo Iannone, vice-regent and director of the diocesan Centre […]


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Elizabeth May and Bruce Hyer in Thunder Bay

Green Party Alarmed at Canada China Investment Agreement

Secretive Canada China Trade Deal Worries Green Party THUNDER BAY – OTTAWA – NEWS – Ever since September 2012, when news of Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Hu Jintao of China witnessing the signing of the Canada-China Investment Agreement in Vladivostok Russia, Green Party MPs Bruce Hyer and Elizabeth May have been raising the alarm […]


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The Sultans of Swing are headed to Thunder Bay...

Sultans of String Thunder Bay Bound

THUNDER BAY – Entertainment – Canada’s high octane string slingers, Sultans of String, bring their revved up roots-jazz-worldbeat mash-up to Thunder Bay hotspot, Finlandia Hall, September 27! Known for dizzying music jams, poly-rhythms and raucous riffs, the Sultans of String sound can’t be pinned down — it’s Sable Island meets the Silk Road, with detours […]


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At a Conference in Paris on the Islamic State Reiterating their support for the Iraqi Government, the international partners recalled the need to support the Iraqi people’s desire for human rights to be observed in a federal framework that respects the constitution, regional rights and national unity.

French President Hosts Conference on Islamic States Situation

Thirty countries gather to formulate response to Islamic State Representatives from more than 30 countries are meeting in Paris France to discuss ways to tackle the militant group Islamic state. French President Francois Hollande arrived with Iraqi President Fuad Masum. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived at the conference following his visit last week […]


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