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Water Main Work Continues at Bare Point

Thunder Bay will be doing work work on watermains
THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay residents could experience discoloured water staring tomorrow as work to commission two replacement water...

Clean drinking water should be a human right in Canada

Thirsty? Water in the North is expensive.
VANCOUVER – ENVIRONMENT - Canada is among the world’s wealthiest nations, but our wealth is not equitably distributed. Many...

Stolen Sisters – Silent Screams?

Action sought on a national inquiry into murdered and missing Anishinabek women
THUNDER BAY - When controversial issues begin to get legs and confront governing politicians with uncomfortable facts and choices,...

Coast Guard Search and Rescue Winds Down for Season

Canadian Coast Guard was onsite at Riverfest
Canadian Coast Guard Winds Down Season THUNDER BAY - A record shipping season in the Port of Thunder Bay...

Make a Difference – The Glass Slipper Project

Can you help make a difference in one person's life?
THUNDER BAY – I wish to share a story with you. I ask that you read it through and...

Jesse Ventura Makes Case for Isolationism in the United States

Nothing divides family members like politics, especially when talking about war.Politicians on the left and the right are slamming the idea of isolationism. More troops, more men on the ground, more of YOUR money going to war. So, the Governor asks, is isolationism really such a bad idea?
LOS ANGELES – EDITORIAL – “I think you can be an isolationist and still run the world…” states former...

The Phablet Effect: Why It’s Better For Gaming

Online Gaming on a Smartphone
NEW YORK – TECH - When one in five people across the globe own a smartphone, it’s going to...

Senator Cory Booker – Why have I lost control?

Senator Cory Booker from New Jersey shares his column from the time of the Rodney King Verdict.
THUNDER BAY – To try to understand the emotions and the feelings in the United States and other countries...

Dan Severn Coming to Great North Wrestling

Dan Severn is coming to Great North Wrestling
Toughest Man Dan Severn coming to Wrestle in Hawkesbury HAWKESBURY – SPORTS - Dan “The Beast” Severn is coming...

Thunder Bay District Health Unit Shares Texting Awareness Video

Increasingly texting is a social norm
Dangers of Texting Shared by TBDHU THUNDER BAY – LIVING – Decreasing texting and driving on the radar in Thunder Bay. Students at Lakehead University are being asked to gauge the impact of a powerful new video intended to...

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Action sought on a national inquiry into murdered and missing Anishinabek women

Stolen Sisters – Silent Screams?

THUNDER BAY – When controversial issues begin to get legs and confront governing politicians with uncomfortable facts and choices, their instinctive reaction is almost always immediate and twofold: 1. Guestimate how long it will take before the issue “blows-over,” and the media, suffering as it almost always does from ADHD turns to fresh sensationalism; and […]


Posted 27 November 2014 by in Anishinabek
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The James Street Bridge remains closed as the 1st year anniversary of the fire nears.

Get the James Street Bridge Open

THUNDER BAY – For over a year now, the James Street Bridge has remained closed to cars, trucks and pedestrians. CN Rail has ensured that the bridge is open for their trains, but despite an agreement with the City of Thunder Bay, that CN is responsible for keeping the bridge open, it has stayed closed. […]


Posted 26 November 2014 by in Anishinabek
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Dan Severn is coming to Great North Wrestling

Dan Severn Coming to Great North Wrestling

Toughest Man Dan Severn coming to Wrestle in Hawkesbury HAWKESBURY – SPORTS – Dan “The Beast” Severn is coming to Great North Wrestling for the company’s first event of 2015 on Saturday February 28th at The Robert Hartley Arena in Hawkesbury ON. Severn is a former UFC Fighter and WWE wrestler best known for his […]


Posted 26 November 2014 by in Featured
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Lakehead Thunderwolves Men bounce back against Wilfred Laurier this weekend.

Lakehead Thunderwolves Basketball Heads on the Road

Thunder Bay, Ont. – SPORTS – The Lakehead Thunderwolves Basketball goes on the road this weekend to visit North Bay and Sudbury, as they take on the Nipissing Lakers and the Laurentian Voyageurs. The women’s basketball team (CIS #11 for the second week running) look to finish the first half of the season strong this […]


Posted 26 November 2014 by in Sports
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Thunder Bay Queens Womeen's Hockey

Sportop Queens ready for Minnesota Mayhem

THUNDER BAY, Ont. – SPORTS – The Thunder Bay Sportop midget AA Queens are off to St. Paul, Minnesota this weekend. The Queens will compete in the inaugural Minnesota Mayhem tournament. Thunder Bay will be part of the 10-team event that features other competing clubs from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Manitoba that will take to […]


Posted 26 November 2014 by in Sports
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Thirsty? Water in the North is expensive.

Clean drinking water should be a human right in Canada

VANCOUVER – ENVIRONMENT – Canada is among the world’s wealthiest nations, but our wealth is not equitably distributed. Many communities, particularly northern and Aboriginal, suffer from poor access to healthy and affordable food, clean water, proper housing and other necessary infrastructure. An ironic example of this disparity is at Shoal Lake, about two hours east […]


Posted 26 November 2014 by in Featured
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Senator Cory Booker from New Jersey shares his column from the time of the Rodney King Verdict.

Senator Cory Booker – Why have I lost control?

THUNDER BAY – To try to understand the emotions and the feelings in the United States and other countries United States Senator Cory Booker from New Jersey writes, “I wrote this in 1992 at 22 years old, hours after The Rodney King verdict. I was anguished, raw, hurt, angry and frustrated. I’ve worked in the […]


Posted 26 November 2014 by in Featured
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