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U.S. visits to this area showing a steady decline

U.S. visits to this area showing a steady decline

As the number of U.S. visitors continues to decline, the manager of Thunder Bay’s tourism association says she hopes traffic from Winnipeg and Toronto can fill the gap.

New bridge would make trail more accessible: Parks manager

A new bridge over the Current River would make the city’s trail system more accessible, a city official says.
Improving access

Improving access

A new partnership between two regional groups aims to improve prenatal and post-partum health care for women All women deserve health care, especially when pregnant, but many women are falling through the cracks, says a local health official.
Matawa chiefs sign unity declaration

Matawa chiefs sign unity declaration

Written consent must be given before any development can occur on lands in Matawa First Nations communities.

Quebec man charged after Ambrose Street drug bust

A 57-year-old man has been arrested following a major drug bust in the city. The combined organized crime unit raided an Ambrose Street home Thursday. Officers seized more than $90,000 worth of oxycodone and marijuana.

OPSEU gets strike mandate, college staff vote 71 per cent in favour

While nearly 30 per cent of his members voted against giving the union a strike mandate, the local union president for college support staff says the 71 per cent in favour have sent a clear message.
For the love of art

For the love of art

Jordan Pretchuk loves art.

Illegal wolf hunter fined $1,500

A Wisconsin man convicted of illegally shooting a wolf will have to pay $1,500. According to the MNR, the incident took place last November in the Dryden area.

Three charged after hotel-room drug bust

Police seized oxycodone, marijuana and cash after searching a hotel room in Sioux Lookout hotel Monday.

Two dead after highway truck crash

Two people are dead following a motor vehicle crash near Red Lake. Officials with the Red lake detachment of the OPP say at 1 p.m. Thursday a pick-up truck was travelling northbound on Nungesser Road when the vehicle rolled several times.