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Woman arrested in Legion fraud case

A Thunder Bay Police Economic Crime Unit investigation has led to charges against a local woman.

Police looking for coin-op laundry thieves

Police are investigating a series of crimes that have resulted in thousands of dollars in damages, but have only netted the culprits with a few dollars.
Defending prorogation

Defending prorogation

The prime minister’s decision to suspend parliament is not unusual and is necessary to keep continued focus on Canada’s economy, says an are MP. "Peroration has happened a number of times throughout confederation," said MP Greg Rickford (Con.
Cracking cold cases

Cracking cold cases

Police are adopting a new tool to help them solve cold cases – the Internet.

Tembec chemical dispute continues

In Marathon, a dispute continues over how to deal with an estimated 1.5-million litres of industrial chemicals at the dormant Marathon Pulp Mill. Former Mill operator Tembec is now appealing the approval process of the environmental clean-up order.

Candidate list begins for Neebing ward

The list of candidates planning to run in Thunder Bay's next municipal election continues to grow. Former Neebing Coun. Gary Shchepanik filed his nomination papers at City Hall, in hopes of winning back the seat from current Neebing Coun.

FedNor director stepping down

The longtime head of FedNor is leaving her post. Louise Paquette has spent the past 12 years as director general of the federal economic development agency for Northern Ontario.

Council to review golf operations

After a three-week hiatus for the holiday season, city council will hold its first session of the New Year on Monday night. One of the items on council's agenda is a review of the city-owned golf operations during the 2009 season.

OPP warns of emergency scams

The OPP is warning the public about a scam that is targeting people across the country. The OPP and the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre issued a warning about the "emergency scam" Wednesday.

FiTV: The decade in television

It’s been a strange decade in television. Moving at the speed of light, who knew where it would go when 2000 began? In 1999, Matthew McConaughey starred in Ed TV, a movie about a guy whose life becomes a reality television show.