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The federal government says it's providing $3 million to social agencies across the country for another homeless survey.   The Point-In-Time count was organized in Thunder Bay last year...

Post date: February 22, 2017

What’s a few trillion miles between neighbours?NASA has discovered seven Earth-size planets outside of our solar system.Around a nearby, cold, small star we found 7 rocky Earth-size planets,...

Post date: February 22, 2017

A close call in Shuniah Township. Fire officials say paramedics recently alerted them to a situation in a home where they were called to deal with a sick woman in her 50's.The woman had...

Post date: February 22, 2017

City police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a man they say didn't show up for his court hearing this week on a manslaughter charge.They say 42 year old Armand George Cummings is described...

Post date: February 22, 2017

A heads up if you are travelling along Highway 61 today.  The Ministry of Transportation is closing the outside southbound lane of the Neebing River Bridge on Highway 61. They say the lane...

Post date: February 22, 2017

City police are helping celebrate Pink Shirt Day by donating a friendship bench to Crestview School.  The nationally recognized event is an anti-bullying and awareness day that originally...

Post date: February 22, 2017

Nipigon OPP say they've found the body of Nathaniel Thompson from the Rocky Bay First Nation.Nathaniel and Gerald Thompson were last seen over the weekend on Lake Nipigon. They failed to...

Post date: February 22, 2017

This year's budget doesn't contain a last-minute rescue for the Chippewa Park Wildlife Exhibit.  City council shut down another attempt to improve the attraction. The latest motion...

Post date: February 22, 2017

City council has another decision to make before the new 2-item garbage pickup limit kicks in.  Despite opposition from the union representing around 620 city workers, it was approved last night...

Post date: February 22, 2017

The city's tax levy is going up by 3.13%That's the word from city staff now that city council has passed the 2017 budget. #tbcc passed the 2017 budget with a tax levy increase of 3.13%...

Post date: February 22, 2017

City police are reminding you that the speed limit doesn't increase when the temperatures do.  Police say they issued just over 100 tickets to drivers on Tuesday, mostly for speeding through...

Post date: February 21, 2017

Thunder Bay bus drivers stopped for a minute silence today to remember a murdered Winnipeg transit driver. 58 year old Irvine Fraser was fatally stabbed last week while doing his job.One of...

Post date: February 21, 2017

Ottawa's loss is Thunder Bay's gain.Kelly Robertson is the city's new general manager of  Community Services.Robertson comes to city hall from Ottawa and has racked up almost 30...

Post date: February 21, 2017

Police didn't use as much force in 2016 as they did the year before.  The drop was almost forty percent with 62 reported cases last year compared to 98 in 2015.  Sergeant Rino Belcamino...

Post date: February 21, 2017

Thunder Bay doesn't appear to be a destination point for some asylum seekers from the United States.Many have been crossing the border in Emerson, Manitoba lately because they're uncertain of...

Post date: February 21, 2017

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