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The District Health Unit is hoping for $160,000 from the province for next year's services. It's starting to plan its budget for 2018 and has made a request to the Ontario government....

Post date: June 22, 2017

The city police continue to be scrutinized of their handling of First Nations deaths. The Chief Coroner of Ontario, Dirk Huyer,  has requested that the York Regional Police Service work...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Two people are recovering from non-life threatening injuries after last night's stabbing.  Police say a 23-year old woman and 26-year old man were taken to hospital after the incident in the...

Post date: June 22, 2017

It appears the Thunder Bay Sears store has been spared the axe, and is not one of the close to 60 stores the company is closing as part of its restructuring plans. The Intercity Shopping Centre...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Police are releasing new video footage of two suspects in a recent break and enter to Exquisite Gold and Gems on Memorial Avenue. Officers say that the suspects most likely gained entry into the...

Post date: June 22, 2017

The Health Sciences Centre is tooting its own horn.They say they fair favourably to other teaching hospitals in Ontario and Canada.That comes from new data from the Canadian Institute For Health...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Golfing for a good cause.Three local charities will benefit from this year's Staal Foundation Open.Camp Quality and the Northern Cancer Fund are returning for the fourth year of the PGA Canada...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A new owner brings with it some celebrations at our casino.The Gateway run facility is giving back to their customers in Sudbury, Sault Ste. Marie and Thunder Bay today.Promotions, live entertainment...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A 22 year old man is recovering after being hit by a train early this morning.The call came in just before 4:30 am at 40 North Water Street.  They say he sustained non-life threatening injuries...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A Thunder Bay student is on the receiving end of some money from Hydro One.Benjamin Robitaille who is taking science in forestry at Lakehead University received a $5,000 scholarship. The company...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A deal between the local services board and Union Gas.New high efficiency boilers, water heaters and other equipment were recently installed at affordable housing complexes.  It's going to...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Don't expect any immediate answers on a permanent home for the Alexander Henry.  A city spokesperson says that's because city council has to decide if they want to have the ship berthed...

Post date: June 22, 2017

A bit of comfort for renal patients.A Greek Supper Club helped to buy a new chair for kidney dialysis patients at the Regional Health Sciences Centre. Patients often have to sit in chairs for...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Good news for 12 schools in the region.Westmount, Five Mile, Bishop E.Q. Jennings, St. Francis, St. Margaret and St. Pat's are now deemed Ontario EcoSchools.It means the schools are...

Post date: June 22, 2017

Expect long line-ups at the LCBO this week as the threat of a strike looms large. The union is expecting the talks to go until the last minute before the Monday walkout. Smokey Thomas...

Post date: June 22, 2017

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