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Organizers are geared up for this weekends inaugural Miles with the Giant Marathon. President Barry Streib says runners will be able to pick up their kits at the Chamber of Commerce Superior Living...

Post date: September 16, 2010

Great news for Terrace Bay, the pulp mill is reopening. Yves Fricot says the facility pulled out of creditor protection late yesterday evening and is bringing employees back to the mill. There will...

Post date: September 16, 2010

The City and Amalgamated Transit Union officials are still locked in talks trying to hammer out a deal.  City administration has said talks are in a critical state.  Manager Tim Commisso says some...

Post date: September 15, 2010

Opponents of the Horizon Wind Park project have reviewed the company's environmental plan.  The plan was one of the steps required by the company to move forward on its proposed Big Thunder Wind Park...

Post date: September 15, 2010

A major announcement impacting the airline industry in Northwestern Ontario. Exchange Income has signed a letter of intent to acquire Bearskin Airlines. The acquisition is valued at 32.5-million...

Post date: September 15, 2010

Thunder Bay's Marc Staal is 20 million dollars richer.  The New York Rangers defenceman agreed to a five year contract extension.  The 23 year old set career highs with eight goals and 19 assists in...

Post date: September 15, 2010

Contaminated soil at the waterfront development will soon be removed. The city has received 5 local bids to take away the soil at the site of the proposed hotel and condos. It would be replaced with...

Post date: September 15, 2010

This weekend's Miles With The Giant Marathon could be the start of something big.   City tourism boss Paul Pepe says runners from 60 different communities in North America will be here for the event...

Post date: September 15, 2010

Thunder Bay police charged a 25 year old man for uttering threats to a bus driver.  Police were called to the transit bus area at City hall at 1 today.  Reports say the man threatened the bus driver...

Post date: September 15, 2010

MP's John Rafferty and Bruce Hyer are getting more pressure to support the national gun registry. This time it's from a coalition of city groups that includes the Canadian Auto Workers Union Local...

Post date: September 15, 2010

There will be millions of dollars worth of chrome on display in the city next year.  That's when Harley Davidson owners in Ontario will gather here for their annual rally.   Organizers are hoping for...

Post date: September 15, 2010

The Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce and Nishnawbe Aski Nation are expected to protest at Queen's Park Thursday.  The two groups are upset over the McGuinty Government's attempts to push through the...

Post date: September 15, 2010

Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation Chief Ruben Canton says he can understand why some people may be frustrated over the Two Feathers Forest Products Value-added initiative, but stresses patience is needed...

Post date: September 15, 2010

Delegates from northwestern Ontario, Minnesota and Wisconsin are taking part in the Northern Network's Trade Conference.  Geoff Gillon of the Rainy River Future Development Corporation says  the...

Post date: September 15, 2010

Thunder Bay Rainy River MP John Rafferty is keeping mum on his fellow NDP counterparts changing their positions on the long gun registry.  Rafferty will be making an official announcement on how he...

Post date: September 15, 2010

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