February 28, 2018 – Northwestern Ontario Day-Starter

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Hotspot in Ontario: 8.2 °C 46.8 °F Collingwood
Cold spot in Ontario: -29.1 °C -20.4 °F Peawanuck
Hotspot in Canada: 8.2 °C 46.8 °F Collingwood, ON
Cold spot in Canada: -30.8 °C -23.4 °F Lac la Martre, NT

Thunder Bay – Day Starter – Good morning Northwestern Ontario. Waking up in Thunder Bay it is currently -8c, the forecast high today under sunny skies is +1c.

Today is Pink Shirt Day, a day started in Nova Scotia by two students who sought to put an end to bullying. Visit www.pinkshirtday.ca for more information. Simply put bullying sucks.

What Do You Need to Know?

Thunder Bay Police Service are hunting for Norman Charles Casmey - wanted in a homicide
Thunder Bay Police Service are hunting for Norman Charles Casmey – wanted in a homicide

THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Police Service has issued a Canada-Wide warrant bulletin for Charles Norman Casmey, who is wanted for Second-Degree Murder and Assault causing Bodily Harm. Find out more!

KENORA – NEWS – On February 26, 2018, shortly after 8:00 am, members of the Kenora Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a sudden death at a residence on the 800 block of Railway Street in the City of Kenora. More Details.

DRYDEN – The Dryden Police Service is seeking the assistance of the public to identify the two suspects who broke into the Beer Store located on Queen Street around 7:30 pm, February 26, 2018. More information.

THUNDER BAY – Dr. Andrew P. Dean, Lakehead’s Vice-President, Research, and Innovation says, “The theme of this year’s Research and Innovation Week is Connections. Several public talks will highlight how we make our world a stronger place when we connect our knowledge, our curiosity, and our findings.” Keep learning …

Gas Up for Less

The lowest prices for a litre of gasoline continues to be in Dryden. Fuel prices across the region range from $1.169 at the Petro Canada on Government Street in Dryden, $1.184 at the Husky on Chipman Street in Kenora,  In Thunder Bay, the lowest price in the city is $1.219 at the Esso at 645 Arthur St W. Out on the Fort William First Nation, gas prices range from $1.037 at THP to $1.139 at First Class Gas. You can get the latest gas prices, including Grand Marias MN at GasPrices on NetNewsLedger.

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