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Thunder Bay's Health Unit is trying to set a good example through their upcoming Christmas dinner. Chair of the Health Unit Board Joe Virdiramo says they have decided to forgo having a cash...

Post date: November 18, 2017

Costs to fight forest fires this past season across Ontario were basically held in check. Preliminary numbers have the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry spending more than $118-million...

Post date: November 18, 2017

College classes could resume Tuesday now that legislation to get college faculty back to work has passed second reading. Speaking in the Legislature today, Conservative Post-Secondary Education...

Post date: November 18, 2017

The Fort William Business District wants you to come to the south side. They're holding an open house with 19 businesses participating. Spokesperson Kristina Belanger says each business...

Post date: November 18, 2017

A coat drive is on to help those who need warm winter wear. Today, members of the Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association will be at the Victoriaville Mall from 10:00 until 2:00 PM. ...

Post date: November 18, 2017

Over 50 floats are signed up for the 27th annual Rotary Christmas Parade.  Spokesperson Volker Kromm says the parade starts at 10 am at the Real Canadian Superstore. Spokesperson...

Post date: November 18, 2017

The co-founder of one of the greatest rock bands of all time has passed away.Malcolm Young, who had been suffering from dementia for several years, founded legendary Australian rock band AC/DC back...

Post date: November 18, 2017

A 75-year-old man has been reported missing and hasn't been seen since Thursday. City police say Gordon Russell was last seen in the Red River Road area around 3:30, wearing a green winter...

Post date: November 18, 2017

It's going to be a working weekend for the Ontario government.Legislators will be at Queen's Park throughout the weekend debating the government's back to work bill for College teachers....

Post date: November 17, 2017

We can expect the current snowy weather to stick around into the evening. Environment Canada's Geoff Coulson says it won't last overnight however. "But after that we should see...

Post date: November 17, 2017

A 53 year old man is in hospital after the US Coast Guard and Canadian partners helped to evacuate him from a merchant vessel in Northern Lake Superior. Officials got a call early Thursday...

Post date: November 17, 2017

Take your time on the highway today. The Ministry of Transportation says they dealt with a jacknifed trailer this afternoon near the Shabaqua junction on Highway 17. Cleared: #Shabaqua #Hwy17 at...

Post date: November 17, 2017

The federal government is celebrating money that was recently given to Lakehead University researchers. LU recently received nearly $900,000 for several studies. MP Patty Hajdu is touting...

Post date: November 17, 2017

Thunder Bay's Airport has a special repeat visitor.A Royal Canadian Airforce 2017 CF-18 Demonstration Jet is parked at the airports apron. It first stopped in Thunder Bay in June. 

Post date: November 17, 2017

There's some bitterness among Ontario Public Service Employee Union officials now that the Wynne government is making a move to end the college teacher's strike. Rebecca Ward represents...

Post date: November 17, 2017

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