April 21, 2018 – Northwestern Ontario Day Starter

Ian Cameron - Community Spokes in The Hub at 507 Victoria Avenue East
Ian Cameron - Community Spokes in The Hub at 507 Victoria Avenue East

Hotspot in Ontario: 3.9 °C 3 9.0 °F Dryden Airport
Cold spot in Ontario: -10.3 °C 13.5 °F Kirkland Lake; Moosonee Airport
Hotspot in Canada: 13.7 °C 56.7 °F Osoyoos, BC
Cold spot in Canada: -28.4 °C -19.1 °F Cambridge Bay Airport, NU

Thunder Bay – DAY Starter – Good Morning Northwestern Ontario. It is Saturday, April 21, 2018. The Hotspot in Ontario this morning is Dryden. It is starting to look a lot more like spring out there. For Thunder Bay Environment Canada is calling for sunny skies with a high of 12 °C. The UV Index will be 6, or high.

What Do You Need to Know?

THUNDER BAY – NEWS – Thunder Bay Police report, “Two youth are in police custody after refusing to leave Churchill High School when directed by officers last evening. Patrol officers attend Churchill High School around 9:15 pm on April 19, 2018, at the request of school staff to have two unwanted males removed … Keep reading.

THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – Ian Cameron and Community Spokes in The Hub Bazaar provides a unique service in Thunder Bay for cyclists. From his location in the back of The Hub at 507 Victoria Avenue East you can purchase a new re-build bike, or you can go in and fix your own bike, or build your own bike under the supervision of experts… There is a Saturday Market at The HUB at 507 Victoria Avenue East.

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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