Premier Doug Ford plans to cut the size of Toronto's council from 47 to 25. Closer to home, some have questioned the value of ward councillors as well as the size of Thunder Bay's council. The present system elects 13 members -- one mayor, five at-large councillors and seven ward councillors.

As the July 1, 2018 deadline for the federal government’s plan to legalize marijuana looms, many questions remain about how the province is going to implement that legislation. At a town hall meeting held Friday, Jan. 19 at the Da Vinci Centre by Bill Mauro, MPP for Thunder Bay-Atikokan, res…

The City of Thunder Bay has been chosen to take part in a provincial pilot project to assess whether a basic income can better support vulnerable workers and improve health and education outcomes for people on low incomes. (See our 'related story': http://www.chroniclejournal.com/news/thunde…

The first annual Country Fest at the Murillo Fairgrounds opened on Friday, August 19 to hundreds of country music fans. The first-of-its-kind show in the village just west of Thunder Bay saw major performers such as Shantelle Davidson, Meghan Patrick and Aaron Pritchett. Juno-award winners T…