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Patrick Brown will be in a different seat when provincial lawmakers get back to work.   The Legislature is resuming today, and Brown will be sitting as an independent MPP after he was...

Post date: February 20, 2018

Provincial Progressive Conservatives in Thunder Bay get a chance to meet Caroline Mulroney up close and personal tonight.    Local party official John Henderson says the high profile...

Post date: February 20, 2018

Canadian rock band Hedley is continuing with its tour, following allegations of sexual misconduct.  In a statement, the band says it will withdraw from consideration of winning any award at...

Post date: February 20, 2018
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You're being encouraged by Thunder Bay's event supervisor to check out the ice sculptures that were part of the 6th Snow Day on the Waterfront.While Mick Jagger won the most awards yesterday...

Post date: February 20, 2018

Due to icy roads conditions, a list of cancellations.  Crestview, Valley Central, Gorham and Ware, Kakabeca Falls, McKenzie and Whitefish Valley schools are closed, with rural bus routes...

Post date: February 20, 2018

With the latest offering of snow over the last few hours, Thunder Bay police and OPP report no collisions in town and on area highways, however, they do warn caution when driving.   While...

Post date: February 20, 2018

A major shortage of transport truck drivers could lead to driverless trucks on our highways. An autonomous, driverless truck made a trip from California to Florida recently. However,...

Post date: February 19, 2018

If you're a regular traveller to the United States, you might want to consider applying for a Nexus card. U.S. Customs official Jared Olafson tells us the program helps fast track you...

Post date: February 19, 2018

Looks like the Python 5000 pothole-filling machine is earning its keep. City Roads Manager Brad Adams says the machine is being put to use almost daily. He says some of the potholes it'...

Post date: February 19, 2018

A local organization is getting ready to mark Black History Month with its annual Gala at the Italian Cultural Centre. Colleen Peters, President of the Caribbean African Multicultural...

Post date: February 19, 2018

EcoSuperior is accepting applications for the city's drainage rebate program.They've extended it to 2018. It's for people who are buying flood preventive measures like sump pumps....

Post date: February 19, 2018

Lakehead University is offering a new course. It's an Environmental Sustainability certificate program. The five courses will be delivered online for professionals and practioners in...

Post date: February 19, 2018

Artists at the waterfront have traded in their snow shovels for ice picks. City spokesperson Ash Young says they've set up a snow sculpture garden near the festival area of the waterfront....

Post date: February 19, 2018

Confederation College is celebrating the accomplishments of 200 students in its Academic Upgrading program.  24 students received Academic and Career Entrance certificates, which are...

Post date: February 19, 2018

What's open and what's closed on Family Day? Canada Post says mail will be delivered, while City Hall notes city buses will run on a holiday schedule.A number of local grocery stores are...

Post date: February 19, 2018

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