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A Thunder Bay native is pleased with keeping the Sal restaurant in Westfort operating. Aaron Gillingham decided to make a video as part of his efforts to promote the establishment. "...

Post date: January 14, 2018

It's the end of an era at the Intercity Shopping Centre.The Sears store is closing its doors forever.The store started liquidation sales in the fall. The remaining 32 locations across Canada...

Post date: January 14, 2018

Airlines are facing a pilot shortage, which is putting pressure on on a local flight school. Confederation College Aviation School Chair Paul de Oude explains that the industry is facing a...

Post date: January 14, 2018

The head of the District Social Services board is pleased about a new program designed to place homeless people in a transitional housing environment. CAO Bill Bradica is says there's extra...

Post date: January 14, 2018

Two people have died in a crash that closed Highway 17 for nine hours near Vermilion Bay. Dryden OPP say that 31-year-old Dustin McLaughlin from Portage La Prairie, Manitoba and 13-year-old...

Post date: January 14, 2018

A just-retired journalist in Thunder Bay is lamenting that the newspaper industry has become less relevant in the age of the Internet.Ian Pattison has seen the industry change drastically in 50 years...

Post date: January 14, 2018

City police are recruiting volunteers as part of an anti-discrimination project. They've launched the Shaping Our Future recruitment campaign, to form a group to look at possible racism...

Post date: January 14, 2018

A man from Emo is in custody relating to an alleged assault in a northern community. Assault and breaking and entering charges have been laid after North Caribou Lake Police and OPP were called...

Post date: January 14, 2018

The OPP are continuing to investigate a multiple vehicle accident just west of Vermilion Bay. The collision took place about 10 minutes west of the community around 6:30 last night.  ...

Post date: January 14, 2018
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Patients who have to travel to the city for cancer treatment are paying more to stay at the Tbaytel Tamarack House on the grounds of the Regional Hospital. Manager Trina Diner explains the...

Post date: January 13, 2018

Thunder Bay MPP Bill Mauro is weighing in on why our hospital is overcrowded. Mauro suggests that we have enough long term care beds in the community to take people out of the hospital, but not...

Post date: January 13, 2018

Indigenous families are getting help with parenting and social activities, thanks to a new provincial program through the Thunder Bay and District Social Services Administration Board. CAO Bill...

Post date: January 13, 2018

Lakehead University is getting some cash from the provincial government. It's for the SmartForests Canada initiative that will see researchers monitor plots and plantations so they can...

Post date: January 13, 2018

Overcrowding at the Regional Health Sciences Centre means 32 patients will be treated at a city seniors' home. Hospital CEO Jean Bartkoviak explains they've gotten special permission and...

Post date: January 13, 2018

Another court date has been set for a high profile case.Alexander Sandy Zaitzeff will face a number of charges on January 17th when his pre-trial continues.A preliminary hearing is set for February...

Post date: January 12, 2018

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