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Nation-wide prescription coverage is a good idea in City Council's eyes. They voted last night to formally announce they agree with Unifor's call for a national pharmacare plan, which...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The city is honouring the victims of the fatal Humboldt Broncos bus crash. Speaking at City Council, Mayor Keith Hobbs says with hockey such a big part of many Canadians' lives, the tragedy...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A two-hour parking limit on Waverley Street is here to stay. Last night, city lawmakers decided that they'll keep the limit in place after reviewing how effective it's been over the past...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The Trans-Canada Highway west of the city is now  open. It was closed since the noon hour following a collision between a pick up truck and a tractor trailer on HIghway 11-17 near Finnmark...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A sting operation by conservation officers has cost a Nolalu man a big fine.Officials tell us they set up a deer decoy on some private property in O'Conner Township last November.As a result they...

Post date: April 09, 2018

The Trudeau government is announcing a broad plan to improve the economy in northern Ontario.The Minister of Innovation, Navdeep Bains, tells us this so called growth strategy involves encouraging...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A devastating mix-up in the Humboldt Broncos crash with the coroner in Saskatchewan misidentifying one of the victims.Xavier Labelle had been previously confirmed dead but is, in fact, alive while...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A fatal collision has closed the Trans Canada highway west of the city. According to OPP it's the result of a collision between a pick up truck and a tractor trailer about two kilometres...

Post date: April 09, 2018

City council will hear about it can do to limit payday lenders from setting up shop in Thunder Bay.  Councillor Shelby Ch'ng tells us they are keeping an eye on Hamilton who recently...

Post date: April 09, 2018

This year's municipal election residency rules are changing slightly.  City Clerk John Hannam tells us it won't be necessary to live in the ward which you want to run as a candidate...

Post date: April 09, 2018

More people in Ontario, and here across the Thunder Bay district, are now eligible to access Legal Aid Services.   The income level at which people can qualify has been increased 6%. ...

Post date: April 09, 2018

A scary moment for one County Boulevard resident.Police report on the weekend a couple of men broke into the 57 year old man's home and assaulted him. They say the two suspects were found...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Emergency officials are cautioning you to stay off the ice. They warn the frozen surface on the area waterways isn't thick enough in some spots to support your weight. The danger is...

Post date: April 09, 2018

Police are searching for a woman following the latest Mac's Convenience Store robbery.They say this one took place around 4 o'clock this morning at the Waterloo Street location. The...

Post date: April 09, 2018

If you have an appointment at the Port Arthur Health Centre today, you may want to change your plans.   Workers at the clinic are walking the picket line starting at 8:30 this morning and...

Post date: April 09, 2018

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