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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

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

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 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

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

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

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

A Thunder Bay native is pleased with keeping the Sal restaurant in Westfort operating. Aaron Gillingham decided to make a video as part of his efforts to promote the establishment. "...

Post date: January 14, 2018

It's the end of an era at the Intercity Shopping Centre.The Sears store is closing its doors forever.The store started liquidation sales in the fall. The remaining 32 locations across Canada...

Post date: January 14, 2018

Airlines are facing a pilot shortage, which is putting pressure on on a local flight school. Confederation College Aviation School Chair Paul de Oude explains that the industry is facing a...

Post date: January 14, 2018

The head of the District Social Services board is pleased about a new program designed to place homeless people in a transitional housing environment. CAO Bill Bradica is says there's extra...

Post date: January 14, 2018

Two people have died in a crash that closed Highway 17 for nine hours near Vermilion Bay. Dryden OPP say that 31-year-old Dustin McLaughlin from Portage La Prairie, Manitoba and 13-year-old...

Post date: January 14, 2018

A just-retired journalist in Thunder Bay is lamenting that the newspaper industry has become less relevant in the age of the Internet.Ian Pattison has seen the industry change drastically in 50 years...

Post date: January 14, 2018

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