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Serious Incident on James Street Report Thunder Bay Police

Thunder Bay Police
THUNDER BAY – CRIME REPORT - Thunder Bay Police are investigating a violent incident at a James Street South home...

Smelt Fishery on Great Lakes Declining

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – ENVIRONMENT - The reasons for the dwindling population of smelt prey fish in the Great...

Public Policy in Ontario must Consider the Treaty Lens – Chief Isadore Day

Chief Isadore Day - Image from Anishinabek News
TORONTO – ANISHINABEK – Key First Nation leaders and officials attended a joint gathering this week between the Rural...

Chamber of Commerce Concerned Over Ontario Pension Plan

Chamber of Commerce
THUNDER BAY – Business – A new survey of businesses from the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) shows that the...

Two Out of Three Smokers Will Die from Habit

The latest research shows the health risk, and life risk of smoking
Hazards of Smoking Confirmed by Australian Study THUNDER BAY - Smoking kills. That simply but harsh reality has been...

Solar Powered Impulse 2 Set for Journey Around the World

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Clean Aviation Technology Tested by Solar Powered Airplane ABU DHABI – AVIATION - A solar powered airplane with a...

Winter Weather Extremes Ice Up Lake Superior

Ice Coverage over Lake Superior as captured on February 19 2015
THUNDER BAY  – TECH - Cold weather across the eastern half of North America has Lake Superior, and the Great...

Federal Gas Tax Fund Helping Thunder Bay Infrastructure Projects

Minister Rickford, Minister Gravelle and Mayor Hobbs at Convention and Event Centre Announcement
THUNDER BAY – NEWS – “Our Government is pleased to provide Thunder Bay with flexible infrastructure funding that allows the...

Jylisa Williams Scores 42 as Lakehead Women’s Basketball Moves On

Jylisa Williams led the way with 42 points as the Lady Thunderwolves steamed on in basketball action
Preliminary round playoff game ends with 71-54 Lakehead win THUNDER BAY – SPORTS – Jylisa Williams pulled the load once...

Common Food Emulsifiers Cause of Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Researchers

Food Emulsifiers
ATLANTA-HEALTH - Emulsifiers, which are added to most processed foods to aid texture and extend shelf life, can alter the gut microbiota composition and localization to induce intestinal inflammation that promotes the development of inflammatory bowel disease and metabolic syndrome,...

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Chamber of Commerce Concerned Over Ontario Pension Plan

THUNDER BAY – Business – A new survey of businesses from the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) shows that the implementation of the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) could have negative consequences for employment. The survey indicates that only 26 percent of businesses in the province believe they can shoulder the financial burden associated with the […]


Posted 26 February 2015 by in Business
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Serious Incident on James Street Report Thunder Bay Police

THUNDER BAY – CRIME REPORT – Thunder Bay Police are investigating a violent incident at a James Street South home that officials are saying is a “serious violent incident”. Uniformed officers arrived at the home just before 3AM this morning. They found a twenty-nine-year-old woman and a seven-year-old child with injuries. Thunder Bay Police Service report […]


Posted 26 February 2015 by in CrimeBeat
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Ontario Launches 2015 Student Summer Job Program

THUNDER BAY – Students looking for summer employment face challenges. “Providing Ontario’s young people with access to a wide variety of summer work opportunities helps them build valuable experience while saving for their future education. By supporting Ontario’s Summer Jobs programs, our government is helping students test their skills and discover their passion, which is […]


Posted 26 February 2015 by in Business
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Premier Gold Updates Hardrock project

Yukon Boasting of Gold Medal Mining Opportunities

WHITEHORSE – MINING – The Yukon is boasting over their growing stature in mining. “Yukon remains one of the top jurisdictions in the world for mineral investment and has weathered the challenging markets faced by all junior explorers and developers,” commented John McConnell, Chair of Yukon Mining Alliance, “The Yukon government works collaboratively with our member […]


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Food Emulsifiers

Common Food Emulsifiers Cause of Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Researchers

ATLANTA-HEALTH – Emulsifiers, which are added to most processed foods to aid texture and extend shelf life, can alter the gut microbiota composition and localization to induce intestinal inflammation that promotes the development of inflammatory bowel disease and metabolic syndrome, new research shows. The research, published Feb. 25 in Nature, was led by Georgia State University […]


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