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Angus to run at large

Angus to run at large

Another member of city council wants to keep his seat as Iain Angus filed his papers for the upcoming municipal election Thursday. Angus will be running for his third term as councillor at large.

Three arrested in stolen stick case

Three people have been arrested following an investigation into a stolen hockey stick operation. Thunder Bay Police Service officials and members of the OPP investigated the theft of about 50 composite hockey sticks.
New doctor in town

New doctor in town

In Russia, the word troika is revered. Meaning a collection of three, it permeates Russian literature, art and culture.

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.
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