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Canada is launching a new national youth service.Labour Minister Patty Hajdu provided details about it alongside Lakehead University and Confederation College students. Hajdu notes those she...

Post date: January 20, 2018

Thunder Bay's feminist community is gathering for a women's march today. It begins at noon from the Ka-Na-Chi-Hih Centre on Dease Street. Organizer Nancy Johnson is hoping it will...

Post date: January 20, 2018

After nine days of deliberations, a jury returned a unanimous verdict of not guilty acquitting three former Montreal, Maine and Atlantic Railway for role in the fatal explosion in Lac-Mégantic five...

Post date: January 20, 2018

Indigenous communities, municipalities as well as other northern leaders and organizations have formed an alliance to promote forestry in northern and rural Ontario.The group was formed because of...

Post date: January 19, 2018

The provincial government is setting up an expert panel to deal with the issue of species at risk.The panel will provide advice for a long-term solution for species like woodland caribou living on...

Post date: January 19, 2018

The Mayor of Dryden believes the Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls doesn't go far enough.Greg Wilson says the reason the Commission is struggling, again, is because far...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A local tribal council is getting plenty of cash from both levels of government. Canada is providing over $3 million to Nokiiwin Tribal Council for its Skills Link program that will help up to...

Post date: January 19, 2018

Mayor Keith Hobbs, his wife Marisa and Mary Voss will have their case back in court on March 5th.The Hobbs' are charged with extortion and obstruction of justice, while Voss is facing just...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A special visitor for the Pikangikum First Nation.Prime Minister Justin Trudeau flew into the remote first nation community this morning.He's meeting with band council members and the Chief of...

Post date: January 19, 2018

Prime Minister Trudeau is heading to America next month.Trudeau's visit runs February 7th to 10th and includes stops in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago.While in LA, Trudeau will speak at...

Post date: January 19, 2018

Canadian travellers in and around the popular Jamaican tourist destination of Montego Bay are being urged to exercise a high degree of caution after the local government declared a state of emergency...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A 31 year old man facing impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing death and failing to provide a breath sample will see his case enter the preliminary hearing stage. One day has been set...

Post date: January 19, 2018

A Thunder Bay contractor is going to wait to hear his fate after being found guilty on fraud charges. Richard Belbas was to be sentenced today but his lawyer Chris Watkins asked for adjournment...

Post date: January 19, 2018

No changes to your property taxes on the second night of budget talks at city hall. It remains at 2.91%, despite investments in a McIntyre Ward road. Councillor Trevor Giertuga explains...

Post date: January 19, 2018

Spending for Thunder Bay's roads has dipped below the minimum needed to maintain them.  A report to council delivered on Monday says our roads need at least $13 million for upkeep, but...

Post date: January 19, 2018

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