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Gary Rinne

Gary Rinne

Born and raised in Thunder Bay, Gary started part-time at Tbnewswatch in 2016 after retiring from the CBC where he worked as news producer. Prior to the CBC he spent more than 30 years in radio and television news at Dougall Media. He enjoys researching and writing stories on just about any subject. Gary likes travelling and spending time at camp.

Recent Work by Gary

Study supports need for housing for women leaving jail

Study supports need for housing for women leaving jail

The Elizabeth Fry Society wants to develop transitional housing in Thunder Bay.
Dease Pool demolition recommended for 2020 (2 Photos)

Dease Pool demolition recommended for 2020 (2 Photos)

City staff estimate the cost at $260,000.
Fort Frances mayor holds onto faint hope for partial use of mill

Fort Frances mayor holds onto faint hope for partial use of mill

A party has inquired about using part of the mill for a wood-related business.
City assesses Chippewa Park storm damage (3 Photos)

City assesses Chippewa Park storm damage (3 Photos)

Friends of Chippewa say they hope the government pays for a fix-up.
Consultants invite feedback on Thunder Bay Police station review

Consultants invite feedback on Thunder Bay Police station review

An Open House will be held Thursday.
New owner aims to redevelop historic Eaton's building

New owner aims to redevelop historic Eaton's building

The 81-year-old building currently has one tenant.
Researchers look to get more locally-caught fish on local tables  (2 Photos)

Researchers look to get more locally-caught fish on local tables (2 Photos)

Most of the fish harvest from Lake Superior is shipped to Chicago
Male students receive training on gender-based violence (2 Photos)

Male students receive training on gender-based violence (2 Photos)

Youths from across Thunder Bay received training on preventing violence against women.
Mother of two identified as victim of Highway 17 fatal collision

Mother of two identified as victim of Highway 17 fatal collision

Truck driver from Quebec had won a truckers' rodeo earlier this year.
<b>VIDEO:</b> Pic Mobert high school students produce music video

VIDEO: Pic Mobert high school students produce music video

The project encouraged students to 'speak their minds'