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Extreme Cold Warning for Fort Severn

Extreme Cold Warning for Fort SevernFORT SEVERN – WASHAHO CREE NATION – Bundle up! Extreme Cold Warning in effect for: Fort Severn A period of very cold wind chills is expected. A very cold Arctic air mass is moving into the Fort Severn region tonight. Temperatures are expected to drop to near minus 35 C […]


Posted 6 February 2016 by in Featured
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Daytona's Wings

1.25 Billion Chicken Wings Super Bowl Bound

THUNDER BAY – Heading into the Super Bowl, regardless of the teams playing one thing is certain. There will be tons of chicken wings eaten on Super Sunday. Super Bowl Sunday is, according to the National Chicken Council, the second biggest eating day of the year after Thanksgiving. From plain, to suicide hot, there are many […]


Posted 5 February 2016 by in Featured
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Thunder Bay Real Estate and Mortgage Planning

Ontario Bucks Trend in Housing Starts

THUNDER BAY – The economy in Western Canada may be a factor in the declining number of housing starts across Canada. The trend measure of housing starts in Canada was 199,169 units in January compared to 203,304 in December, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). The trend is a six-month moving average of the […]


Posted 5 February 2016 by in Business
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Opp Cruiser

SIU Investigating Kenora Traffic Stop

KENORA – Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit are probing the circumstances surrounding a traffic stop yesterday on Highway 71 in Kenora. Preliminary information from the Ontario Provincial Police suggests the following: Around 12 p.m. on February 4, 2016, an OPP K-9 officer stopped a vehicle approximately two kilometres north of Gibi Lake on Highway 71. The officer […]


Posted 5 February 2016 by in Featured
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Crime Update

Series of Robberies Under Investigation by Police

THUNDER BAY – Busy night for Thunder Bay Police as a number of robberies occurred overnight. Thunder Bay Police are investigating three overnight robberies which Police suspect are related.. Incident: P16025190 – February 4, 2016 at 10:27 p.m.: Frankie’s Pizza 100 Regina Avenue. Suspect described could be female, 5’3” tall, skinny build, brown eyes, wearing red […]


Posted 5 February 2016 by in CrimeBeat
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Andrew Foulds Current River Councillor is running for the New Democrats in Thunder Bay Superior North

Andrew Foulds – Current River Update

THUNDER BAY – CIVIC – I would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a safe and happy New Year. It continues to be a privilege and honour serving the people of Current River and the citizens of Thunder Bay at City Hall. As your councilor, together with Thunder Bay City Council, we are ambitiously […]


Posted 4 February 2016 by in Civic Politics
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MNR

Non-Residents Fined for Fishing Offences

NIPIGON – Two non-resident men have been fined a total of $1,300 for fishing offences. Wayne Nasi of Hurley, Wisconsin, pleaded guilty and was fined a total of $750 for angling using a hook other than a barbless hook, angling with more than the permitted number of lines and possessing live lake trout caught by angling. […]


Posted 4 February 2016 by in Featured
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