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A grisley find along the Trans Canada Highway east Ignace. OPP say some human remains were discovered this week. Forensic experts with the police are investigating. OPP say they can't release more...

Post date: August 20, 2010

Thunder Bay's Dew Drop Inn Soup Kitchen is holding a big fundraising yard sale Friday and Saturday. Director Terri Favreau says the proceeds will be used to help fund the facility. The goal is to...

Post date: August 20, 2010

A planned solar power project for the Bay and Algoma area is dead in the water. The group wanted to erect a series of solar panels at that intersection. They say that changes by the province on the...

Post date: August 20, 2010

Efforts to start up contract talks in the Northern Ontario School of Medicine strike remain in limbo. Union spokesperson Tyler England says they're still waiting for word from school administration...

Post date: August 19, 2010

A little bit of Thunder Bay is heading to Ottawa next week. One of the Art Gallery's permanent works of art is being sent to the National Gallery on Monday. Alastair MacKay says its a painting by...

Post date: August 19, 2010

A transit strike in Thunder Bay is one step closer. It comes with the breakdown of contract talks between the Amalgamated Transit Union and the city. Union boss Charlie Brown says the meeting lasted...

Post date: August 19, 2010

There's a new program in place to help job seekers. The Employment Services Program brings together three other job services into one according to Jim Adams, the Regional Director for Colleges...

Post date: August 19, 2010

Thunder Bay OPP have laid a charge in connection to a fatal collision on the expressway. A transport truck collided with a jogger March 1st killing a woman who was crossing the intersection. Police...

Post date: August 19, 2010

Michael Gravelle is happy to keep his post inside the provincial government. Premier Dalton McGuinty made a few minor changes to his cabinet yesterday but Gravelle is keeping his portfolio. He says...

Post date: August 19, 2010

A transit strike could be a reality in Thunder Bay before the summer is over. A strike vote by bus drivers and maintenance workers will be held on August 29th. Meantime both the City and the...

Post date: August 18, 2010

There's a watermain break on the south side of the city. City Works official Mike McLeod says it's affecting an area around South Edward and Begin. He says a contractor struck a water pipe with a...

Post date: August 18, 2010

If you're planning to swim at Boulevard Lake you do so at your own risk. The Health Unit has placed the three beaches under a swimming advisory. Officials say that water quality tests at the main...

Post date: August 18, 2010

Officials with the MS Society of Thunder Bay are warning of a phone scam. Police say three residents have received phone calls from somone claiming to be soliciting on behalf of the organization.  ...

Post date: August 18, 2010

Thunder Bay City Council is considering shutting down the Westfort Community Centre.  A report from administration will be presented to council on Monday night.  A five year structural review of the...

Post date: August 18, 2010

City Councillor Robert Tuchenhagen wants Shaw to black out city council meetings in September and October.  The move is being proposed for the city council meetings leading up to the 2010 municipal...

Post date: August 18, 2010

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