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Lakehead Thunderwolves Men bounce back against Wilfred Laurier this weekend.

Lakehead wins 68-54 over U of A Golden Bears

Thunder Rolls in Alberta, LU Cagers Win Again Edmonton, AB – SPORTS – The Lakehead University Thunderwolves men’s basketball team won their second game in as many nights, this time playing the role of aggressor in the fourth quarter, and beating the U of Alberta Golden Bears 68-54. Halftime score was 34-32 for Alberta. As […]


Posted 19 October 2014 by in Featured
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Sugar-sweetened soda consumption might promote disease independently from its role in obesity, according to UC San Francisco researchers who found in a new study that drinking sugary drinks was associated with cell aging.

Soft Drinks and Your Health – Aging Cells from Soda

SAN FRANCISCO – HEALTH – Drinking a “refreshing” cold soda can make you feel better, for now. However the latest research is suggesting that in addition to causing problems including diabetes, obesity and tooth decay, that tasty sugary soft drinks treat might also shorten your life. University of San Francisco Medical School researchers report that […]


Posted 18 October 2014 by in Featured
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Thunder Bay Transit

Transit Strike Deadline Now Wednesday

THUNDER BAY – A strike by specialized transit workers has been extended to Wednesday as talks continue between the city and the union. The strike would impact the special services drivers, but Thunder Bay Transit drivers have also said that they would honour the picket line, therefore impacting regular transit. Talks are ongoing between the […]


Posted 18 October 2014 by in Featured
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SHIFT Network young professionals are the future and current leaders in Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay – The future is in the hands of youth

THUNDER BAY – The City of Thunder Bay is blessed with the presence of many positive, involved and engaged young professionals. Young professionals in Thunder Bay are here building their careers and building their lives in our community. The number of young professionals who dedicate hours to our city, and to the many charities are […]


Posted 18 October 2014 by in Featured
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Robin Rickards speaking with James Murray outside Thunder Bay City Hall

Robin Rickards – Fix Downtown Fort William Critical for Thunder Bay

Downtown Revitalization on Robin Rickard’s Mind THUNDER BAY – CIVIC POLITICS – Robin Rickards is looking at a few critical issues during the Civic Election Campaign. One of the key planks in Rickard’s platform is the revitalization of the downtown Fort William neighbourhood. Rickards says there are a number of ideas that should be implemented. […]


Posted 17 October 2014 by in Civic Politics
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