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A second chance

A second chance

Ryley Hlady says he is sick and tired of waiting for someone else to give him a second chance. A 36-year-old single father of two, Hlady was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis a decade ago.
Biologist says more Information about Pelicans is needed

Biologist says more Information about Pelicans is needed

A wildlife biologist says the Ministry of Natural Resources hasn’t provided enough information for him to give feedback on new American White Pelicans habitat regulations.
Cultural celebrations

Cultural celebrations

Markku Harju once thought the idea of having a celebration about a man who chased giant grasshoppers out of Finland was stupid. That was 30 years ago and St.Urho’s Day has become a great celebration for the Finnish community, he said.
Stop Kony: Local support growing for international campaign

Stop Kony: Local support growing for international campaign

The international campaign to arrest accused Ugandan war criminal Joseph Kony has come to Thunder Bay. The advocacy group Invisible Children Inc.
Resources should benefit the areas they are taken from: NDP candidate

Resources should benefit the areas they are taken from: NDP candidate

Resource-rich regions should benefit from those resources, says an NDP leadership candidate. Niki Ashton, at 29 years old is the youngest of seven candidates vying for her party’s top spot.

Despite warm weather, Red Rock ice fishing derby still on

Organizers of the 2nd annual Red Rock Ice Fishing Derby want the public to know that the event is good to go for Saturday, and that ice conditions are safe on that section of Lake Superior.
Giant reflections

Giant reflections

Lynn Strey was patching a hole in her pants on Friday afternoon when she got a phone call from a friend telling her to grab her camera and head to Hillcrest Park.
Local man's weight loss could help him win North American contest

Local man's weight loss could help him win North American contest

Because of his weight, Paul Giles used to be the guy his hockey team stuck in front of the net to help block pucks.
Mauro found guilty

Mauro found guilty

Sgt. Jim Mauro has been found guilty of discreditable conduct under the Police Services Act. The decision was given Friday by adjudicator Morris Elbers at the Valhalla Inn. Like the two-day trial on Feb.
Police ticket 29 drivers and counting during third Oliver Road speeding blitz

Police ticket 29 drivers and counting during third Oliver Road speeding blitz

Drivers in Thunder Bay don’t appear to be getting the message police are trying to deliver. Continuing their speeding blitz on Oliver Road on Friday, Det. Const.
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