May 6, 2018 – Northwestern Ontario Day Starter

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Hotspot in Ontario: 16.1 °C61.0 °F Toronto Downtown
Cold spot in Ontario: -7.6 °C18.3 °F Peawanuck Airport
Hotspot in Canada: 16.5 °C61.7 °F Kentville AAFC, NS
Cold spot in Canada: -22.8 °C-9.0 °F Coral Harbour, NU

THUNDER BAY – DAY STARTER – Good Morning Northwestern Ontario. It is Mother’s Day! Weatherwise for Sunday, May 6th, for Thunder Bay expect sunny skies with a high of +13c. Winds will become southeast 20 km/h near noon. The UV index will be 6 or high.

What Do You Need to Know

SCHREIBER – NEWS – The community of Schreiber is heartbroken to confirm the sudden passing of our Fire Chief Pat Bourguignon. As a result of a pedestrian, motor vehicle accident.

Fire Chief Pat Bourguignon was attending the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs annual conference in Toronto when he was struck and killed during a power outage. Read more.

DRYDEN, Ont. – A Mitchell Mendonca power-play goal with 7:15 remaining in regulation proved to be the game-winner as the Wellington Dukes (OJHL) went on to defeat the Dryden GM Ice Dogs (SIJHL) 7-4 Saturday night in the title game of the 2018 Dudley-Hewitt Cup Central Canadian Jr. A Championship in front of a capacity crowd at Dryden Memorial Arena.

With the win, Wellington will now advance to represent the Central Region at the RBC Cup Canadian Jr. A Championship, May 12-20, in Chilliwack, B.C. Read More.

Gas Up for Less

The price of a litre of gas is actually the same across Northwestern Ontario. Fuel prices across the region range from $1.399 in Dryden, to $1.399 at the Husky on Chipman Street in Kenora,  In Thunder Bay, the lowest price in the city is $1399 at the Esso on Red River Road.  Out on the Fort William First Nation, gas prices are at $1.247 at THP. You can get the latest gas prices, including Cook County MN at GasPrices on NetNewsLedger.

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