April 20, 2018 – Northwestern Ontario Day Starter

Goooooodd MOOOOORRRNING Northwestern Ontario
Goooooodd MOOOOORRRNING Northwestern Ontario

Hotspot in Ontario: 1.5 °C 34.7 °F Point Pelee
Cold spot in Ontario: -14.8 °C 5.4 °F Kapuskasing AAFC
Hotspot in Canada: 9.6 °C 49.3 °F Lytton, BC
Cold spot in Canada: -29.8 °C -21.6 °F Eureka, NU

THUNDER BAY – DAY STARTER – Good Morning Northwestern Ontario. It is Friday! Friday the 20th of April 2018. We are expecting another spring-like day in Northern Ontario. For Thunder Bay expect a high today of 14c. Skies with become a mix of sun and cloud near noon. High The UV index will be 5 or moderate.

What Do You Need to Know?

THUNDER BAY – Street Teams hit downtown Fort William today as a part of a continuing effort toward helping to raise awareness of Hep C and HIV. Today Jessica Laesser and AJ Hart along with Doctor Everall from the Esquaga Clinic were on duty at the Odd Fellows Hall in downtown Fort William. As an update, the massive number of needles shown in this report, found behind Shelter House were cleaned up by Superior Points within two hours of NetNewsLedger calling them in. Read the report.

Public Service Announcements

Confederation College’s Culinary Management program is excited to present “A Celebration Showcasing Indigenous Cuisine” on Thursday, April 26.

Join our students as they present dishes inspired by and celebrating the Indigenous cuisine and cultures of northwestern Ontario. Tickets are on sale now for just $75. Proceeds support the Culinary Management program and its students.

Visit confedshowcase.eventbrite.ca to get learn more and get your tickets today.

THUNDER BAY – NEWS – Thunder Bay Police took a report from a 10-year-old female who was approached by an unknown male on her way to school this morning. At approximately 8:20 am on April 18, 2018, the girl was walking in the area of Minstrel Bay and Scarlet Avenue … Read more ..

Upcoming Town Hall

THUNDER BAY – POLITICS 2.0 – Thunder Bay City Councillor Frank Pullia is hosting a town hall meeting at the 55 Plus Centre on April 25th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The public meeting will cover the growing issues impacting Thunder Bay including addiction, mental health, homelessness, and the pressures caused by these issues… Read More

Gas Up for Less

The price of a litre of gas is actually more expensive today in Dryden than Thunder Bay. Fuel prices across the region range from $1.349 in Dryden, to $1.24.4 at the Husky on Chipman Street in Kenora,  In Thunder Bay, the lowest price in the city is $1346 at the Esso on Red River Road.  Out on the Fort William First Nation, gas prices are at $1.187 at THP. You can get the latest gas prices, including Cook County MN at GasPrices on NetNewsLedger.

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