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Friday May 29 2015
8:12 AM EDT

LETTER: Party goers leave huge mess at Sandstone Lake LETTER

To the editor:  A large number of young people had a party at Sandstone Lake this past weekend. The people stopped members of my family and friends on the way to our camp. The police where definitely aware of the party. There was...

OPINION: Stick to Golf Links plan LETTER

Exceeding the speed limit on a highway is breaking the law, a clear violation of the Highway Traffic Act, not subject to interpretation. Exceeding your catch limit when...

LETTER: NOSFA offers thanks LETTER

On behalf of the North of Superior Film Association, we extend heartfelt thanks for the tremendous support for the 22nd Annual Northwest Film Fest. Applause respectively...

LETTER: Come to Thunder Bay to give Energy East deputation OPINION

The following is an open letter to TransCanada Pipelines president and chief executive officer Russ Girling. Dear Mr. Girling, Your company has proposed the repurposing of an old natural gas pipeline to carry Tar Sands bitumen from...

OPINION: Province's forestry sector on the upswing OPINION

Reconciling economic development and environmental protection can be a challenging balancing act. But when it comes to Ontario’s forestry sector, I am proud to say that our province is achieving just that.   Forestry is very...

Tory MPP pens open letter to the residents of Thunder Bay LETTER

Last week I had the pleasure of travelling to Thunder Bay as part of the Select Committee on Sexual Violence and Harassment. During the committee’s visit, I had the opportunity to hear from several local experts like the Sexual Assault Domestic...

EDITORIAL: Reforming the senate OPINION

When Prime Minister Stephen Harper was first campaigning to be Canada’s prime minister, he made it clear he wanted to either reform or abolish the senate. A year ago, after a Supreme Court ruling, Harper took both options off the table....

LETTER: Can the event centre, we don't need it LETTER

To the editor:  At this time, Thunder Bay cannot afford a fancy event centre to have meetings, play hockey or whatever. Look around at all the homeless people, people losing their jobs. The streets are full of potholes, companies are...

OPINION: Ontario economy continues to surge ahead OPINION

As Ontario’s Minister of Northern Development and Mines, I am proud to be part of a government that recognizes that investing in the North is investing in Ontario’s future. We know that attracting and retaining industry investment...

LETTER: Tuition too expensive OPINION

To the editor: It is an embarrassment when our children’s education is no longer the main focus in our beautiful country! There was a time when education here in Canada was designed for all kids having an opportunity on becoming educated...

LETTER: City getting desperate LETTER

To the editor: The final chapter on the event centre has not been written. Climbing from the crumbling wreckage of this public policy fiasco, it appears municipal officials and their advocates, including some in the media, have decided to continue...

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