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Rejected

Rejected

City council rejected a plan to introduce online voting in the next election. Resident Andy Wolff addressed council nearly seven hours into Monday night's meeting.

Sex assault case against local man delayed

A court decision involving a Thunder Bay man accused of numerous sexual assaults against young boys over the past 30 years has been delayed. Four of 10 charges against Jeff Paxton, 46, were expected to be heard Monday.

Woman jumped, suspects flee

A 22-year-old woman narrowly escaped an armed robbery attempt late Monday night. The victim was walking on a path behind the County Fair Wal-Mart when she was jumped, the suspects demanding either money or her iPhone.
After delays council votes for Bay Street active transportation corridor

After delays council votes for Bay Street active transportation corridor

The city’s active transportation route for the Bay Street area is like putting a bullet in an unloaded gun. That’s how Robert Brown described the plan Monday night at city hall during council’s regular scheduled meeting.
Tsekouras gets bail

Tsekouras gets bail

The Thunder Bay man accused of being the leader of a criminal organization will be freed on bail Monday afternoon.
Taking it Local

Taking it Local

Human rights training is coming to Thunder Bay in the fall. Starting Sept.
Search suspended

Search suspended

Police have suspended the underwater search for a local man suspected of drowning in the MacKenzie River. The OPP’s underwater search and recovery unit began its search for Larry Larivee, 26, of Thunder Bay on Friday.

Water wars, Asian carp among top Great Lakes issues: Hobbs

Keith Hobbs said water wars may be on their way. The Thunder Bay mayor, newly elected chairman of the Great Lakes and St.
Ice cream options

Ice cream options

There will be ice cream on the waterfront this summer. Although a spot at the Pond Pavilion at Prince Arthur’s Landing is vacant, a popular stop for ice cream last year, city officials say people looking for cool treats have some options.
Health-care centre takes unique approach to addiction recovery

Health-care centre takes unique approach to addiction recovery

A new holistic program offers another option for Aboriginal people struggling with addiction. White Cedar Health Care Centre opened its door for the first time earlier this month.
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