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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? Your mail will be delivered, and city buses will run on a holiday schedule.A number of local grocery stores are giving employees the day off...

Post date: February 19, 2018

An admissions freeze at a Fort Frances area long-term care home is raising alarm bells with the NDP. Kenora-Rainy River MPP Sarah Campbell says the order to stop admitting new patients at...

Post date: February 18, 2018

A number of family-friendly festivities are going to be taking over the waterfront this Family Day. The City's Snow Day runs from noon until five Monday at Marina Park.Science North will be...

Post date: February 18, 2018

Confederation College students are helping collect items for Shelter House. The Social Service Worker program is looking for donations of towels, face cloths, hand towels and blankets. It...

Post date: February 18, 2018

A local business change to tell you about. Carol's Cakes is closing one of its locations. They shut down their Cafe location on Arthur Street and Twin City Cross Roads. However,...

Post date: February 18, 2018

It shouldn't come as a surprise to many that 70 percent of Canada's population now lives in Canada's major cities. Statistics Canada reports that as of July 1st of 2017, one in every...

Post date: February 18, 2018

A community art project, Birds of the Bay, is being unveiled for the first time this weekend. Artist Betty Carpick says they'll be at the art gallery this afternoon. You can also check...

Post date: February 18, 2018

Crews are working on downed hydro wires in the Francis Street and Syndicate Avenue area. City police say the wires aren't dangerous because they aren't carrying any power, but suggest there are...

Post date: February 18, 2018

Thunder Bay Superior North's PC candidate is backing Patrick Brown. Derek Parks says Brown, who recently joined the Ontario PC Leadership race, is the only former party leader that's...

Post date: February 18, 2018

UPDATE: Highway 11-17 is now re-opened after a collision. Ministry of Transportation officials say it happened between Oliver Road and John Street. There's no word on whether anyone was...

Post date: February 18, 2018

A special weather statement from Environment Canada is in effect, warning of a snowstorm expected to start near noon. Around 12 to 15 centimetres is expected to fall by late this evening. ...

Post date: February 18, 2018

The annual Voyageur Winter Carnival at Fort William Historical Park takes place today, tomorrow and Monday.  Spokesperson Emily Carr says they've added a new feature for this year's...

Post date: February 17, 2018

Start practicing your presentations now for Dragons' Den. Executive Producer Molly Middleton will be here on February 28th at Lakehead University to decide whether your business or product...

Post date: February 17, 2018

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