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When Ollie Andersson-Binkley hears homophobic and transphobic slurs in the classroom and school hallways, they first feel angry.

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Dragon boats will be on ice during the Family Day weekend in February 2020. Fort William Historical Park announced the debut of the Ice Dragon Boat Challenge during the Voyageur Winter Carnival.

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Dilico Anishinabek Family Care is hoping to fill more than 1,000 bags with gifts for children through its 11th annual Christmas Wish campaign.

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A 40-year-old Thunder Bay man is in custody in connection with Wednesday’s homicide investigation.

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Thunder Bay Police said they were investigating “a serious incident” in the 400 block of Vickers Street on Thursday afternoon.

The Lakehead Thunderwolves will take their modest two-game winning streak on the road tonight in Waterloo.

About 350 Bearskin Lake First Nation residents are being evacuated to Sioux Lookout and Thunder Bay due to flooding caused by an ice jam near the remote reserve.

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City police are investigating a homicide in the Current River area.

Two Greenstone women and a Winnipeg man face drug and weapons charges after Ontario Provincial Police executed a search warrant last Friday at a home in Beardmore.

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An exhibit set up in the Agora at Lakehead University this week shares stories of survivors of the ’60s Scoop.

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Taking advantage of the cold temperatures in Thunder Bay this week, the city’s two ski hills, Mount Baldy and Loch Lomond, got busy making snow.

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With a hockey tournament at Fort William First Nation over the weekend, local business owners agree it is difficult to say yet whether the re-opening of the James Street Swing bridge will bring more customers, but it did get put through its paces.

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Allan Haney braved cold temperatures at Hillcrest Park on Monday for a front row view of the planet Mercury passing the sun in a rare celestial transit.

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Crystal Hardy was nine years old when she went to live with her first foster family.

Chief Rodney McKay of Bearskin Lake First Nation declared a state of emergency on Sunday as rapidly rising waters threatened the community.

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When Alfred Saxberg was wounded in a trench during the First World War, medics had to figure out how to remove him from a hole made by the blast of a shell.

Repairs to a CN Rail bridge on Highway 61 could take “a few weeks,” causing periodic delays for motorists, the Ministry of Transportation said Friday.

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Superior North EMS has taken steps to keep its paramedics safe on the job after an increase in verbal and physical assaults against city paramedics in the last three years.

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The good times at Thunder Bay’s Bombardier light-rail factory may one day return, but workers being let go this month and next will likely have to look for other jobs for the foreseeable future, their union says.

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The long-awaited reopening of Thunder Bay’s James Street swing bridge, which has been the subject of a prolonged legal battle between the city and CN Rail, is to finally take place today.

The Conservative government used its majority Thursday to defeat an NDP bill that aimed to make it safer for truckers and everyday motorists when driving Northern Ontario’s two main highways in winter.

Proposed amendments to Ontario’s Mining Act would give short-shrift to Indigenous rights in the remote north, and undermine requirements to consult with affected First Nations before mining projects go forward, Matawa First Nations warned this week.

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With around 200 Bombardier employees receiving layoff notices today, Kenora-Rainy River MPP Greg Rickford said the province will do everything it can to make sure the Thunder Bay plant has a future.

Pilots of float planes should take into account their levels of experience before setting out in rough flying conditions, especially when winds are gusty and lake surfaces are choppy, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) advises.

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Canola shipments through Thunder Bay’s port have remained high this year, despite China’s ongoing boycott of the Canadian oil-seed crop.

Thunder Bay is turning 50 this upcoming New Year’s Day and the city is in the midst of planning for year-long celebrations.

Dryden Mayor Greg Wilson said he still supports the idea of establishing a crematorium in his city, even though the proponent has abandoned his original plan for the project.

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It was 169 years ago that the Robinson Superior Treaty was signed by First Nation leaders and the Crown setting out terms to share the lands and natural resources around Lake Superior.

After being on hold for two years, the Regional Food Distribution Association is bringing back its holiday hampers for seniors, singles and couples without children this Christmas season.

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Crowds descended on Vanderwees Home and Garden this weekend as the annual Country Christmas Craft Fair signalled the start of holiday shopping.

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The Hindu festival of lights known as Diwali was celebrated by students at Westmount Public School on Friday.

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If sharing a meal brings people together then local food blogger Nick Lee is pretty sure a new United Way fundraising campaign designed around burgers is going to be a big success.

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Employees at Canada Post headquarters in Thunder Bay were evacuated on Friday after a suspicious white powder was found at the mail sorting facility around 9:30 a.m.

A decision to make Barrick Gold’s renowned Hemlo mine a “smaller” operation is expected to extend its operating life “well into the future,” but the exact number of workers that could be negatively impacted by the move was unclear Thursday.

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Opinions were mixed about Thunder Bay’s proposals for future uses of the Dease Pool site during the first of two public input sessions on Thursday.

Teachers in the Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board are “organically Indigenizing” their own curriculum content through the new Grade 11 Indigenous Voices course.

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Residents at the Walford will be on hand today to hand out candies to Halloween trick-or-treaters that come calling at the Pine Street and Red River Road residence.

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As the owners of Bay Village Coffee, Gary Mack and Alan Forbes felt sick to their stomachs seeing the front door to their coffee shop smashed in early Tuesday morning.