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  1. Body pulled from riverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Thunder Bay's Source

    Reports of a body in the river came in just before 10 a.m. Paramedics with the Superior North EMS and firefighters with Thunder Bay Fire Rescue responded to an area near Carrick and Waterford Streets. A dive team with Thunder Bay Fire Rescue were able to retrieve the body from the water.

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  2. Niagara Region offers a waterfall of family funRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... shores of the region, where you'll find the amazing sandy beaches along Lake Erie - including Crystal Beach, Thunder Bay Beach, and Long Beach, just to name a few. You can also visit Old Fort Erie, which holds centuries of history in its walls and ...

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  3. Suspected Mac's robber arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Thunder Bay's Source

    Thunder Bay Police Service officials say the arrest is connected with a July 24 Mac's Mart robbery at 915 Red River Road, and another Mac's Mart robbery at the 185 north Cumberland Street location on July 25. Police made the arrest on July 28. Kevin Sakanee, 32, has been charged with robbery, disguise with intent and breach of probation.

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  4. Improved police training could prevent deaths of people with mental illness, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... Nicole Ireland is an online and broadcast journalist for CBC News. Based in Toronto, she has lived and worked in Thunder Bay, Ont.; Iqaluit, Nunavut; and Beirut, Lebanon. Changing the culture of policing, as well as improving training for officers, ...

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  5. Lack of vision behind Churchill closureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... subsidy was coming to an end, decided it should move grain only through its own facilities on the West Coast and Thunder Bay, Ont. There's no way the announcement of closure should come as a surprise. For months there have been attempts to engage ...

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  6. Any port in a storm of controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... private grain companies that own equipment and shipping facilities in other parts of Canada, such as Vancouver, Thunder Bay and in Eastern Canada. In a press release yesterday, the Opposition NDP stated the federal and provincial governments ...

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  7. Gore Bay man brings home four medals from Can-Am Police-Fire GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Manitoulin Expositor

    ... Ontario since 2004 and the first time in Canada since 2008," said Mr. Leighton. This year's Games took place in Thunder Bay from July 16-24. Competing in the Masters A Group, age 40-44, Mr. Leighton won two gold medals, one each in the high jump and ...

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  8. Food and fun on the schedule for Festa ItalianaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Thunder Bay's Source

    THUNDER BAY Benny Melchiorre says he wasn't sure how well Festa Italiana would go over 25 years ago, when the popular event made its Thunder Bay debut. About 7,000 people showed up over the course of that first weekend.

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  9. Saint John man targeted by CRA phone scam 'scared to death'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... the number for the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press) In June of 2015, CBC Radio in Thunder Bay, Ont., published a recorded phone call from someone claiming to be from the Revenue Canada Agency, threatening someone with tax ...

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  10. City Hall Sounds returns for a fourth seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Thunder Bay's Source

    July 28, 2016 The City of Thunder Bay's Crime Prevention Council announced the fourth annual edition of City Hall Sounds today, which will bring live entertainment, local food trucks, and community partner information booths to the South Core neighbourhood. "City Hall Sounds is about celebrating Thunder Bay and its people.

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  11. Pedestrian struck crossing street, charged for not using crosswalkRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Thunder Bay's Source

    THUNDER BAY An automobile/pedestrian collision is being blamed on a 45-year-old woman walking outside of a marked crosswalk area. Thunder Bay Police say the 9 a.m. Thursday incident took place at the intersection of Cumberland Street and Red River Road, where the woman attempted to cross the street, but was struck by a pick-up truck driven by a 57-year-old man.

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  12. Beat the heat with photo weekRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Thunder Bay's Source

    July 28, 2016, Thunder Bay, ON This week, 11 participants have been learning new photography tricks and techniques as part of Beat the Heat with Photo Week, a Career Sampler camp designed for students in grades 6-12. Students have spent their time getting acquainted with photography software and applications, learning how to use the features of their digital cameras and mobile phones, and setting up their perfect shots.

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  13. Wesdome Mines appoints new CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Ontario Business

    ... t, located west of Wawa; the Kiena Mine in Val d-Or, Que.; and the Moss Lake gold deposit 100 kilometres west of Thunder Bay.

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  14. 6/49 ticket worth $114,383 sold in Thunder BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thunder Bay's Source

    Someone in town could be holding a big winner, worth $114,383. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, in a release issued on Thursday, said someone purchased the winning ticket in Thunder Bay.

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  15. Ontario infrastructure investment rises to $1.9M for local ridingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thunder Bay's Source

    The province is expanding the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund to help build and repair more critical infrastructure in small, rural and northern municipalities. The government is increasing its investment in the municipalities within the ridings of Thunder Bay-Atikokan and Thunder Bay-Superior North over three years to better meet local infrastructure needs.

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  16. #Lithium #Stock News: International Lithium (TSXV: ILC) and Pioneer...Read the original story

    Yesterday | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... vicinity to the Trans-Canada highway and railway major transportation arteries linking larger cities such as Thunder Bay, Ontario, to the southeast and Winnipeg, Manitoba, to the west. When rare-metal pegmatites are emplaced, the host rocks adjacent ...

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  17. Province increases infrastructure dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... roads, bridges, water and wastewater projects to $300 million per year before the end of the decade. The City of Thunder Bay and 13 nearby municipalities will see an increase in formula-based annual funding from $1.9 million to $7.3 million, as the ...

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  18. Updated: 4 hours agoComments (0)Warren Iserhoff prefers practicaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... portion of it but the practical end of it is what gets students excited." The students are spending the week in Thunder Bay focusing on the science portion of the program by touring both the college and university, visiting the Resolute Forest ...

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  19. Port Arthur Nationals capture Ontario Little League championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thunder Bay's Source

    ... Provincials and a spot at the Canadian championship next week in Vancouver. It's the first time in 34 years a Thunder Bay team captured the provincial crown, which puts them one step and several wins from a spot at the Little League World Series in ...

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  20. Summer of MurrayRead the original story

    Wednesday | PittsburghLive.com

    Seeing the pictures of Matt Murray raising the Stanley Cup in front of the Sleeping Giant rock formation in his hometown of Thunder Bay, Ontario the other day got me thinking about the 22-year-old goalie's summer. It was largely forgotten in the championship celebrations and the subsequent talk about the future of Marc-Andre Fleury, but during the Stanley Cup Final, there was a lot of discussion about Murray and the hole in his game on shots from a player coming out from behind the goal line.

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