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A 16-year old boy from Dryden is dead following a single vehicle crash in that area.    OPP say they responded to the call around 11 last night, on highway 502.  The small 2 door car...

Post date: July 23, 2017

If you plan on travelling through to the Wawa and Sault Ste. Marie area any time soon, better check your route.  OPP say highway 17 between those two areas is closed due to a washout.There is no...

Post date: July 23, 2017

A house fire in the south end could have been much worse if it wasn't for a very conscientious homeowner.  Thunder Bay fire fighters say they were called to a house on the 300 block of North...

Post date: July 23, 2017

The low value of the Loonie compared to the U-S dollar likely led to fewer car trips for Canadians crossing into the United States in May.  Stats Canada is reporting Canadians made 2.5 million...

Post date: July 22, 2017

A surprising report from the Northern Policy Institute about the cost of highway construction.  It suggests the price in northwestern Ontario is significantly less than in northeastern Ontario....

Post date: July 22, 2017

Another phone scam is making its way around Thunder Bay, claiming to speak for the Thunder Bay Fire Fighters Association.  A number of people have received calls from someone asking for money on...

Post date: July 22, 2017

Thunder Bay continues to show it has a heart of gold.   Supporters of the Canada 2020 Special Olympic Winter Games came out to a rally on the waterfront yesterday.Games Spokesperson Blair...

Post date: July 22, 2017

A Canadian rock legend is gone.Kenny Shields, frontman for "Streetheart," passed away early today in a Winnipeg hospital.Shields had been hospitalized most of July with heart problems....

Post date: July 21, 2017

The lawyers representing Mayor Hobbs and his wife Marisa Hobbs, are issuing what they call a clear and emphatic denial of the allegations that have been brought against them. They are each...

Post date: July 21, 2017

Two men are facing charges following theft of copper wire belonging to Thunder Bay Hydro.  Police say they were called to the Water Street Bus terminal last night around 9:30, following reports...

Post date: July 21, 2017

Mayor Keith Hobbs is taking a leave of absence from his public duties. Acting Mayor Trevor Giertuga says they won't be speaking out publicly about the charges he's facing,  "As...

Post date: July 21, 2017

Shocking news from the Ontario Provincial Police this morning.They have charged Mayor Keith Hobbs and his wife Marisa Hobbs with one count each of extortion and obstructing justice. Staff Sgt....

Post date: July 21, 2017

Another setback for the National Inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women. A hearing for Thunder Bay is being put off for three months.The meeting set for September will now take place...

Post date: July 21, 2017

Following the death of a Southern Ontario man, a 22-year-old Geraldton man is facing heavier charges in a crash on Highway 11. The OPP say that on Tuesday, the 64-year-old man passed away from...

Post date: July 20, 2017

One man is in custody after a police chase along the North Shore of Lake Superior that involved a helicopter. Provincial police say they're trying to identify the man, who they've...

Post date: July 20, 2017

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