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A smelter connected to the Ring of Fire could one day come to the city.The Community Economic Development Corporation recently got support from the City of Thunder Bay for a proposal looking into a...

Post date: September 18, 2017

83 million of your federal tax dollars are going to help widen the Trans Canada highway between Thunder Bay and Nipigon.This is the first time the feds have contributed funding to the project.The...

Post date: September 18, 2017

There's a new date you can mark in your calendar for the City's proposed taxi bylaw.It was to come before them this summer but will now be presented sometime in mid October.Councillor Brian...

Post date: September 18, 2017

More exercise and healthy food, less time looking at your phone, is the goal of a local children's health program.   The Healthy Kids Community Challenge told City Council a survey...

Post date: September 18, 2017

Up to $12-million from the province are being spent to upgrade social housing in Thunder Bay, benefiting vulnerable tenants and those on lower incomes.  The Chair of the District's Social...

Post date: September 18, 2017

We could find out very soon when suspended Police Chief JP Levesque will have his day in court.  He's facing charges of breach of trust and attempting to obstruct justice, after court...

Post date: September 18, 2017

The NorWest Community Health Centre is joining up with the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Awareness Committee to help people better understand FASD and to deal with it.The Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder...

Post date: September 18, 2017

A Red Lake artist is putting her art up against some of the best in all of North America. Cheryl Wilson Smith is a finalist in the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series Canada online competition. ...

Post date: September 17, 2017

A huge donation of pet food will help the region's shelters make it through the coming months. A spokesperson for the local Humane Society explains 80,000 pounds of food is being divided up...

Post date: September 17, 2017

After not having an internal medical specialist for several years, a Northwestern Ontario hospital now has two. The Lake of the Woods District Hospital in Kenora hired them over the summer...

Post date: September 17, 2017

Easter Seals is getting ready to host its 15th annual celebrity roast in November.  Spokesperson Rhonda Harrison says this year's guest of honour is Shawn Christie from Lowerys. "...

Post date: September 17, 2017

 A director, whose short film is being screened tonight at the Bay Street Film Festival, is hoping you will get a different view on Canadian history through his feature piece called C'est...

Post date: September 17, 2017

Our city is hosting the African Children's Choir. The non-profit humanitarian and relief organization is holding a free concert tonight. It's on at 7:00 at the Lakehead Presbyterian...

Post date: September 17, 2017

A fire on Mountdale Avenue that injured two people is under investigation by city police and the office of the Fire Marshall. Thunder Bay Fire Rescue say that while it was a minor fire, four...

Post date: September 17, 2017

It's a new lease on life for the Fitness Centre at Confederation College. College officials say the existing facility will be the new home for the Lakehead Express Soccer Club's indoor...

Post date: September 17, 2017

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