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Joe Vanderwees, longtime and well-loved Thunder Bay politician and businessman, died Monday.

The former city councillor was 84.

A Thunder Bay Police Traffic unit investigation has started into a single motor vehicle crash that happened around 1:30 am Saturday morning on Chippewa Road just west of the James Street intersection.

As maintenance of bike lanes winds down heading into winter, the City of Thunder Bay is reminding cyclists to use extra caution when travelling on city streets and laneways.

The annual Vanderwees Christmas Craft Show and Sale continues today in Thunder Bay with more than 40 exhibitors and their crafts, baking, preserves and antiques.

Resolute Forest Products will celebrate another milestone in wood-products diversification this week in Thunder Bay.

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