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Before Rebecca Johnson headed in to the Elections Canada Service Centre at County Park Mall on Tuesday to cast her early ballot in the upcoming federal election, she made it clear that women’s voices need to be heard in politics.

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Plates were passed around the kitchen from one person to another as the pieces of a complete Thanksgiving meal came together — potatoes, turkey, stuffing, carrots.

Police have found the origin of threats against two Thunder Bay high schools last week.

NextBridge Infrastructure is proposing to build a temporary housing and office complex for its hydro-line construction workers at the site of Marathon’s future recreation centre.

A 31-year-old man who tripped over a holding-cell toilet bowl last month and bashed his head on a cell door had been adequately monitored prior to the accident, says Ontario’s police watchdog said Friday.

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While working as a firefighter in Thunder Bay over the years, Marty Patterson said he has seen a lot of hardship in the community.

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After a huge response to advance polling in the last federal election, Dale Mason, returning officer for Thunder Bay-Superior North, said they were prepared for similar numbers this year when polls opened on Friday, however inclement weather kept things quiet.

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Online threats made to two Thunder Bay high schools saw one close on Friday while the other remained under a hold and secure.

It was nice while it lasted — that balmy, sunny weather of the last week or so. But the party’s definitely over.

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A piece of what appeared to be a human appendage found at the waterfront has kept Thunder Bay police containing a large area at the south end Marina Park.

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Thunder Bay police identified Friday a 48-year-year-old city woman being sought for the shooting of a man earlier this week on the city’s south side.

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Traumatic or adverse experiences in childhood that impact the way people develop and interact with the world is more widespread than people realize, says an expert on the topic.

For the second fall in a row, Thunder Bay District Health Unit will not be holding designated flu-shot clinics outside the city.

The sound of dozens of whistles from flag and placket-carrying workers from Hogarth Riverview manor alerted the public to what they say is a work shortage crisis at the home.

An anonymous donor has issued a fundraising challenge to the community to help repair the roof of the Community Clothing Assistance.

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Fourteen moms and babies took part in the 2019 Breastfeeding Challenge on Saturday at the Our Kids Count location on Crawford Street.

Shelter House officials are hoping a new black-tie dinner will help raise the money needed to save the community’s most vulnerable from Thunder Bay’s cold winters.

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With one in eight women being diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, its key to have research and treatment facilities here in Northwestern Ontario.

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NDP leader Jagmeet Singh pitched national pharmacare, dental care and clean energy investments to fire up the crowd at Lakehead University on Friday evening in Thunder Bay.

Kathy Ball is celebrating 11 years as a breast cancer survivor. Ball is the guest speaker at the Tbaytel Luncheon of Hope set for Friday in Thunder Bay.

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“We are in emergency mode here,” said Adrianna Atkins, a single mother of a child with severe autism with intellectual disabilities.

A financial donation for two Thunder Bay elementary schools will have an impact beyond dollars and cents.

Peter Collins, chief of Fort William First Nation, said the legacy of the NextBridge East-West tie transmission project will have a lasting impact for the region.

Every year, the Spread the Warmth Winter Coat Drive helps more than 1,000 people stay warm during Thunder Bay’s chilly winters.

Although overnight temperatures are threatening to dip down close to 0 C this week with a possibility of snow on Thursday for areas west of Thunder Bay, Janna Van Blyderveen, grower with Roots to Harvest, isn’t too worried about their gardens.

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Daisha Sugarhead called a Safe Places, Safe Spaces tour of Thunder Bay a good learning experience.

For Sarahjean Cromarty, carrying a flag and helping lead a walk to honour residential school survivors as well as those that didn’t survive the abuse, is all part of her healing journey.

A pilot project that brings together police, health-care workers and crisis support staff to deal with mental health issues in Thunder Bay is getting rave reviews from its partners.

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Reflecting on the dangers they face each day can be a sobering moment for law enforcement officers when they think about those who lost their lives on the job.

As the women stepped across the stream running through the trees at Centennial Park, they were invited to leave behind their worries and connect with nature.

Along with considering the terms of reference for the multi-use indoor turf facility, Thunder Bay city council on Monday will discuss whether two city landmarks should be listed on the city’s heritage register.

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A member of the faculty of education at the University of Winnipeg, Lamoureux spoke with teachers, support and administrative staff of Lakehead Public Schools on Friday at the Valhalla Inn about their role in the process of reconciliation with Indigenous people.

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More than 20 regional and national employers were showcased in Lakehead University’s annual Engineering Career Fair on Thursday, where students mingled and shared resumes for possible job prospects. The event was open to all students but the focus was on engineering students.