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Monday April 27 2015
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Campaign to raise money for Nepal earthquake victims soars past target LOCAL

Kyley Blomquist fell in love with Nepal the first time she visited the mountainous Asian nation. Late last week the country was struck by a devastating earthquake that measured 7.8 on the Richter scale, killing more than 4,350. In her heart,...

While better than last year, city starting more than $830,000 in the red CITY HALL

THUNDER BAY --- The city is monitoring spending and trying to delay and defer hiring as it starts the year more than $830,000 in the hole. A first-quarter variance report...

Fire chief says gender not a factor in hiring; department yet to employ woman firefighter LOCAL

THUNDER BAY – There’s at least one common theme with all calls where the city’s fire department responds. As of yet, a woman won’t be one of the...

Thunderwolves land nephew of former NHLer Rod Schutt THUNDERWOLVES HOCKEY

The Lakehead Thunderwolves have landed former OHL forward Samuel Schutt. The Palmer Rapids, Ont. native split his major junior career between the Sudbury Wolves and Kinston...

OPP suspends search for missing man LOCAL

OPP News Release:  (THUNDER BAY, ON) - Officers from the Thunder Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), as well as North West Region Emergency Response Team (ERT) members suspended the search for 42-year-old Terry BRASSEUR...

OPP, health Unit holding prescription drug drop off HEALTH

OPP News Release (SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON) Once again the Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will be working with the Northwest Region Health Unit in hosting a prescription drug drop off. The event will be on Saturday May 9, 2015 from...

Save the Date: Chip-a-thon set for May 9 CITY HALL

City of Thunder Bay News Release: The City of Thunder Bay Animal Services Centre in partnership with Friends of the Animals and local veterinarians will be hosting a Chip-a-thon on Saturday, May 9, at the Animal Services Centre, 882 Alloy...

PSA: Spring curbside leaf and yard waste collection CITY HALL

City of Thunder Bay PSA Don’t miss out! This spring’s curbside leaf and yard organic waste collection takes place between May 5 and 15. Use kraft (paper) bags, available at many grocery and hardware stores, to collect leaves...

TRAFFIC: Transport goes off road on Highway 11/17 TRAFFIC

SHUNIAH, Ont. – One person is dead following a Monday afternoon highway crash. Emergency crews are responding to reports of an tractor trailer in the ditch on Highway...

Three arrested in Big Trout Lake after assault leaves teen in hospital CRIME

OPP News Release: (BIG TROUT LAKE, ON) Members of the Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), with the assistance of the Northwest Region Crime Unit, have laid charges in relation to an assault which occurred in the community of Big Trout...

Winnipeg man suspected of impaired driving has vehicle impounded CRIME

OPP News Release: (FORT FRANCES, ON) – Shortly after 2:00 am on April 25, 2015 members of the Rainy River District Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed a suspicious motor vehicle near Elizabeth Street West at York...

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