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There's a call to tax all residential buildings in the City equally.The lobby group, Coalition Against Property Tax Discrimination is speaking to City Council tonight. They take issue with...

Post date: January 15, 2018

It's been two years since the failure of the new Nipigon River Bridge and the mayor of Nipigon is concerned taxpayers may still be on the hook for its repairs. Reports indicate the cost of...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Confederation College is urging the provincial government to do more to help post-secondary schools. Vice President of College Services Ken Adams told a provincial finance standing committee...

Post date: January 15, 2018

A reminder of the importance of ensuring your brush fires are extinguished. A hard lesson a Thunder Bay area man has learned.Stephan Schmidt has pleaded guilty and fined $1,000 for starting a fire...

Post date: January 15, 2018

$500,000 is being invested into the cardiovascular surgery program at the Regional Hospital, courtesy of Tbaytel.  CEO Dan Topatigh feels this is where the money will have the greatest...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Unifor is supporting Canada's new complaint to the World Trade Organization over the United States' unfair trade tariffs on the forestry sector. Union President Jerry Dias says the U.S. is...

Post date: January 15, 2018

There are growing privacy concerns in northwestern Ontario. More and more reports have come public about personal information getting breached.Canada's Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien says...

Post date: January 15, 2018

The federal government is providing $2.5 million to a local company. Hardy Giles Consulting will use the funds to provide heavy equipment training. The project will help around 60...

Post date: January 15, 2018

A GOFUNDME page has been set up for the surviving members of the McLaughlin family of Nipigon who were involved in a fatal collision between their SUV and a tractor-trailer near Vermillion Bay on...

Post date: January 15, 2018

A morning of panic, frustration for thousands of people in Hawaii after reports of an in-coming missile aimed at the island.  Saturday people received notice of the attack on their phones,...

Post date: January 15, 2018

A new soccer facility could be added to the 2018 budget.   City council will hear from Soccer Northwest tonight as the group asks for money for the proposed project at Chapples. A...

Post date: January 15, 2018

40 years after city police Constable John Kusznier was killed, the force is honouring his memory.   Thunder Bay Police's headquarters will be lowering their flags to half-mast to mark...

Post date: January 15, 2018

No collisions to report on city streets or area highways on the outskirts of Thunder Bay, although OPP report a few cars in the ditch.  With the latest dumping of snow yesterday and...

Post date: January 15, 2018

Quick work by Thunder Bay firefighters prevented a vehicle fire in the north end from spreading to a nearby building.  They were called to the 400 block of Van Norman just after 1 yesterday...

Post date: January 15, 2018

A 57-year-old woman has been located safe and sound.City police asked for help locating her on Sunday evening, after family members hadn't heard from her in three days.They're thanking the...

Post date: January 14, 2018

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