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Costco is looking to move to Thunder Bay, the hold up appears to be at City Hall

Costco Thunder Bay Bound?

THUNDER BAY – Officials from retail giant Costco were meeting with Thunder Bay officials recently. Sources at City Hall confirm the meeting. Thunder Bay Mayor Keith Hobbs has been advocating that Thunder Bay should have a Costco location in the city. The Mayor has been on record wanting the store, the jobs, and the tax […]


Posted 17 September 2014 by in Business
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Snow is the last thing most in Thunder Bay want right now.

Frost and Snow for Geraldton and Region

GERALTON – WEATHER – For much of the North Eastern region of Northern Ontario there is snow in the forecast for this morning. Geralton is expecting up to 4cm of snow. Environment Canada has issued a frost advistory for much of the area. However the forecast is calling for snow. 7:00 AM EDT Wednesday 17 […]


Posted 17 September 2014 by in Featured
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Denver Broncos Quarterback Payton Manning.

NFL Struggles With Public Image

Another major NFL sponsor has released a prepared statement in response to the recent domestic abuse allegations against NFL players, but few advertisers seem willing to make a truly meaningful statement — by pulling their sponsorship. Anheuser Busch, which makes Budweiser beer and is the NFL’s primary beer sponsor, issued a statement Tuesday that criticized […]


Posted 17 September 2014 by in Featured
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Thunder Bay Chief of Police to be honoured in Ottawa

Thunder Bay Police Investigate Disturbing Letter

Threatening Letter – Thunder Bay Police say Hate Crime THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Police are reporting on an incident of a possible hate crime. The Thunder Bay Police are currently investigating a very disturbing letter that was hand delivered to the Brodie Street Library at approximately 7:00AM on September 13, 2014. This threatening letter […]


Posted 16 September 2014 by in CrimeBeat
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Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce – Ontario Get it Right

THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – The Government of Ontario must ensure that upcoming changes to the province’s training and employment programs reflect the needs of employers, according to a new report released by the Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and Essential Skills Ontario. The call comes as the government works […]


Posted 16 September 2014 by in Business
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Full Moon Memory Walk 2014 Gets going outside Thunder Bay City Hall

Stolen Sisters: The Crisis of Missing and Murdered Women

Webinar! Stolen Sisters: Understanding & addressing the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls in Canada THUNDER BAY – ANISHINABEK – Join us for a Webinar on September 17 This year marks the 10th anniversary our report and campaign on violence against Indigenous women. The momentum to address this crisis is unprecedented – […]


Posted 16 September 2014 by in Anishinabek
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Frank Armiento is running in Northwood Ward challenging Mark Bentz

Frank Armiento Makes it Four in Northwood

THUNDER BAY – CIVIC POLITICS – Friday was fairly busy at Thunder Bay City Hall. Several candidates joined the race for a seat at the Council Chamber in October 27th’s Civic Election. Frank Armiento is one of those candidates. Running in Northwood, Armiento says that the budget is the issue that brought him into the […]


Posted 16 September 2014 by in Civic Politics
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