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Support for the proposed Nor'Wester wind farm is beginning to show through. A group of them gathered for a luncheon recently. One of them was Phil Fralick of Lakehead University. He says he supports...

Post date: April 16, 2010

The Big Thunder Wind Park may get some debate at City Hall Monday evening. Councillors could decide not to approve the location of the wind turbines until the Environmental Assessment is released....

Post date: April 16, 2010

The Thunder Bay Fire and Rescue dealt with a two alarm fire on Rona Street. Crews were called just before 11 o'clock for a house fire just off of Hodder. People were in the house but luckily no one...

Post date: April 16, 2010

Construction crews are still hard at work at Prince Arthur's Landing. Project Manager Gary Wood says the mild winter and spring have allowed crews to get ahead of schedule. Wood says crews are...

Post date: April 16, 2010

No one is injured after high winds snapped a tree on some power lines at 1037 Huron Avenue. The incident took place just after 10 am Friday morning. Fire and hydro crews were at the scene. The winds...

Post date: April 16, 2010

The 12th annual Bachelors for Hope Auction was another success. Over 63 thousand dollars was raised brining the 12 year total to just under 600 thousand dollars raised for breast cancer research.

Post date: April 16, 2010

Thunder Bays' Dale Shippam is safe after quite an adventure near the North Pole. Shippam is a heart transplant patient who tried to ski to the Pole with his doctor Heather Ross. However, wife Peggy...

Post date: April 15, 2010

The Federal Saguenay is the first ocean going ship of the season in the the Port of Thunder Bay this year. It arrived Thursday morning and had a difficult time docking at the Viterra grain elevator....

Post date: April 15, 2010

Nine constables will join the ranks of the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service at a ceremony on Friday afternoon. The graduates are: Hector Vecchio, Gabriella Balog, Shannon Dyck, Mackenzie Schussler, Troy...

Post date: April 15, 2010

Two Thunder Bay medical students who spent 8 months practising at Dryden Regional Health Centre are saying goodbye. Kristie Skunta and Marlon Hheerty have completed their training . Hheerty says...

Post date: April 15, 2010

A blanket of fog affecting parts of Thunder Bay much of Thursday has lifted. Areas next to Lake Superior were heavily affected like Marina Park where the waterfront development project is underway....

Post date: April 15, 2010

Air traffic into and across much of Europe is grounded today by an ash cloud from a volcano in Iceland. However,  it's not causing headaches for Thunder Bay travel agents. The manager of My Travel,...

Post date: April 15, 2010

Confederation College and TBay Tel have signed a partnership, but it has nothing to do with money. TBayTel will provide tech experts to the college as consultants. College President Pat Lang says in...

Post date: April 15, 2010

Despite this week's light rain there will still be a fire ban in the city this weekend. Deputy Fire Chief Greg Hankkio says the conditions are extremely dry right now and as a result crews have had...

Post date: April 15, 2010

The Northwestern Ontario Associated Chambers of Commerce are meeting in Sioux Lookout. Chief Operating Officer Harold Wilson says a major issue at the gathering will be a request to the McGuinty...

Post date: April 14, 2010

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