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NDP leader Andrea Horwath says watch for her party's full platform early this year. Horwath says she's been talking about what her party would do if they win this June's election all...

Post date: January 06, 2018

There are some big construction projects proposed for the Current River Ward in the 2018 city budget. Councillor Andrew Foulds tells us the biggest one is slated to take place on Court Street....

Post date: January 06, 2018

A damaged hydro pole has closed Wardrope Avenue between Balsam and Belton Streets. Thunder Bay Hydro says are replacing the pole after it was hit by a vehicle.Eyewitness Joanne tells us she was...

Post date: January 06, 2018

One type of mustard is being recalled because it may contain glass. Loblaws is recalling 180-millilitre jars of PC Black Label brand Sweet Chipotle Prepared Mustard with an expiry date of April...

Post date: January 06, 2018

Applications are officially open for the Government of Canada's 2018 Canada Summer Jobs program. The program is available for not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers and small...

Post date: January 05, 2018

The Northwestern Ontario Writer's Workshop is celebrating a big year. This is the 20th year they are hosting their writing contest. The annual writing contest officially opened on Jan....

Post date: January 05, 2018

Highway 102 is partly blocked near Townline Road. Ministry of Transportation officials say the eastbound lane is blocked by a disabled vehicle. There's no word on when the road will...

Post date: January 05, 2018

Yet another plea from Thunder Bay Fire Rescue to stay away from frozen lakes and waterways following a very dangerous situation on the north side waterfront this morning. Acting fire captain Jon...

Post date: January 05, 2018

New softwood lumber duties on Canadian producers are now in effect, after failed talks on a new agreement between Canada and the US.The most impacted company in northwestern Ontario is Resolute...

Post date: January 05, 2018

With winter in northwestern Ontario bringing everything from deep snow, to ice rain, and slush, snow tires are critical to everyone's safety.That's according to Canadian Automobile...

Post date: January 05, 2018

There's a new millionaire in Rosslyn. Ontario Lottery and Gaming tells us Rosslyn resident Marnie Comegan bought his winning million-dollar ticket in December. Comegan says he's...

Post date: January 05, 2018

The Canadian Red Cross is looking for new volunteers to join its various disaster management teams.Saint John Team Leader Christy Jacquard says there is certain criteria you must meet.These include...

Post date: January 05, 2018

The owner of Thunderbird repair shop on Simpson Street wants something done about homeless people which he claims are causing him to lose business.  While he has sympathy for the homeless,...

Post date: January 05, 2018
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Health Canada is recalling a line of lithium-ion batteries for HP notebook computers and mobile workstations.There's a risk that batteries can overheat and there is the risk of a fire or burns....

Post date: January 05, 2018

Little bit of a shakeup at the helm of the Fort William BIA board of directors.  Chair Shelby Ch'ng is trading places with Vice-Chair Rachel Reed, adding Reed's marketing experience...

Post date: January 05, 2018

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