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Unifor Workers Say “NO” to Bombardier Offer

Unifor Rally at Thunder Bay City Hall
THUNDER BAY – Bombardier workers have said a loud ‘No’ to the offer from Bombardier. “Bombardier Transportation is obviously...

Toronto Sizzles under Heat Advisory

Porter Airlines is growing again. Flights to sunny places are part of the Porter plan.
Toronto, Hamilton, and Southern Ontario Sizzles THUNDER BAY – WEATHER - If you are jumping on Porter, Westjet or...

Métis Nation of Ontario Calls for National Inquiry

Indigenous women Elders The Eagle Feathers and Smudge along with tobacco at City Hall - Image taken with permission
Murdered and Missing Women on Minds of Métis THUNDER BAY - At its 21st Annual General Assembly (AGA) in...

Marriage of Tim Hortons and Burger King

To celebrate its 50th birthday today, Tim Hortons thanked its loyal guests by treating them to birthday cake donuts in restaurants and creating an online video taking guests back in time to 1964
The Whopper and the Timbit have officially agreed to come together, with Burger King Worldwide Inc. announcing it has...

Canadians Ambivalent About Healthcare System

Eating-Healthy
Healthcare System and Personal Views Don’t Add Up WINNIPEG – LIVING – I had cataract surgery last year –...

Paris France Celebrated 70th Anniversary of Liberation

Paris celebrated the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation from Nazi Occupation
Paris Marked the 70th Anniversary on Monday PARIS – Paris has marked the 70th anniversary of the city’s liberation...

Children Losing Social Skills in Digital Age?

Youth and computers
Social Skills Decline with Digital Technology? LOS ANGELES – TECHNOLOGY - Children’s social skills may be declining as they...

Rebecca Johnson Seeks Return to Council Chamber

Having more women represented in civic, provincial and federal politics is a non-partisan effort with women reaching across political lines.
THUNDER BAY – POLITICS – Thunder Bay Councillor at Large Rebecca Johnson has announced she is seeking another term...

Thrilling Racing at Keith McNally Memorial and Season Championship

Tyler Wilson continued his domination in August by taking his fourth feature win in a row.
EMO – MOTOR SPORTS - It was a typical Saturday at the Emo Speedway for 2014. Cloudy skies and...

TBDHU Issues Boulevard Beach Swimming Advisory – August 26 2014

Image: Thunder Bay District Health Unit
THUNDER BAY – HEALTH – With our up and down weather, swimming is either all-in or no way. The Thunder Bay District Health Unit advises, “A swimming advisory has been issued for the following beach based on water samples...

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Unifor Rally at Thunder Bay City Hall

Unifor Workers Say “NO” to Bombardier Offer

THUNDER BAY – Bombardier workers have said a loud ‘No’ to the offer from Bombardier. “Bombardier Transportation is obviously disappointed by the results of today’s vote. At minimum, we were able to give members of Unifor the opportunity to vote on the contract for themselves,” said Aaron Rivers, Head of Operations, Bombardier Transportation Americas. “Unfortunately, […]


Posted 26 August 2014 by in Featured
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100 Foot Journey

The 100 Foot Journey: A Fait Accompli – Review

Juxtaposing Two Cultures Preparing Cuisine THUNDER BAY – Entertainment The beginning to the brilliantly filmed 100 Foot Journey immediately breezes viewers into an active hubbub, polyglot mix of colours resonating in a rhythmic tempo at a Mumbai Market. It’s captivating. Eccentrically enthralling. Bursting with vibrant scenes of faces, Jubilant activity in a market. The camera […]


Posted 26 August 2014 by in News
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Eating-Healthy

Canadians Ambivalent About Healthcare System

Healthcare System and Personal Views Don’t Add Up WINNIPEG – LIVING – I had cataract surgery last year – a terrifying prospect for a visual person. I love art and ocean views, and I was nervous about anyone working on my eyes. I delayed surgery a couple of times but finally committed. As it turned […]


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Having more women represented in civic, provincial and federal politics is a non-partisan effort with women reaching across political lines.

Rebecca Johnson Seeks Return to Council Chamber

THUNDER BAY – POLITICS – Thunder Bay Councillor at Large Rebecca Johnson has announced she is seeking another term on Thunder Bay City Council. Today Johnson announced that she will officially be seeking one of five seats in the 2014 Municipal Election. Johnson made the announcement with her peers from the Women in Politics Committee […]


Posted 26 August 2014 by in Civic Politics
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Methadone is causing low testosterone levels in men.

Methadone Causing Low Testosterone in Male Patients

THUNDER BAY – Health Is there a connection between methadone and mood swings? Treatment for opioid addiction tampers with the testosterone levels of male patients, but not female opioid users, according to the latest research just released by McMaster University research. In a paper published today by the journal Scientific Reports, the researchers say addiction […]


Posted 26 August 2014 by in Health
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Parliament Hill

Federal Government Funding for Low Income Housing

THUNDER BAY – The Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan have announced an additional combined investment of some $92 million over five years, to help more individuals and families in need access affordable housing. The funding will be delivered through an extension to the Investment in Affordable Housing (IAH) agreement. The project is designed to build affordable […]


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