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    Meet the Toronto Blind Jays, Canada's only blind baseball team

    Meet the Toronto Blind Jays, Canada's only blind baseball team


    After a disappointing showing at last year's world series for beep ball - a modified version of baseball for the visually impaired - the Toronto Blind Jays are hungry for...

    After a disappointing showing at last year's world series for beep ball - a modified version of baseball for the visually impaired - the Toronto Blind Jays are hungry for redemption.

    Rowan's Law Day marked in Thunder Bay with concussion workshop for students

    Rowan's Law Day marked in Thunder Bay with concussion workshop for students


    Students in Grade 7 to 10 in Thunder Bay, Ont., are taking part in a special one-day workshop Tuesday focusing on concussions and the importance of reporting and preventing this type of brain...

    Students in Grade 7 to 10 in Thunder Bay, Ont., are taking part in a special one-day workshop Tuesday focusing on concussions and the importance of reporting and preventing this type of brain injury.

    Male victim shot at Mona Street home in Thunder Bay, Ont.

    Male victim shot at Mona Street home in Thunder Bay, Ont.


    Police officers in Thunder Bay, Ont., are investigating after a male was shot at a residence just after 9:30 p.m. on...

    Police officers in Thunder Bay, Ont., are investigating after a male was shot at a residence just after 9:30 p.m. on Monday.

    12 youths who died in Ontario child welfare lacked mental health support, coroner's report finds

    12 youths who died in Ontario child welfare lacked mental health support, coroner's report finds


    Most of the 12 young people who died while in the care of Ontario's child welfare system had significant mental health challenges but limited or no access to appropriate help, according to a coroner's report released...

    Most of the 12 young people who died while in the care of Ontario's child welfare system had significant mental health challenges but limited or no access to appropriate help, according to a coroner's report released Tuesday.

    Beware of CRA scam making the rounds, Dryden police warn

    Beware of CRA scam making the rounds, Dryden police warn


    Police in Dryden, Ont., say they're receiving reports about a familiar scam and are warning residents to be...

    Police in Dryden, Ont., say they're receiving reports about a familiar scam and are warning residents to be aware.

    Thunder Bay Salvation Army puts call out for thrift store donations

    Thunder Bay Salvation Army puts call out for thrift store donations


    Officials with the Salvation Army in Thunder Bay, Ont., say they're in need of donations of clothing, furniture and other household items for sale in its two thrift stores in the...

    Officials with the Salvation Army in Thunder Bay, Ont., say they're in need of donations of clothing, furniture and other household items for sale in its two thrift stores in the city.

    Long-running Thunder Bay concert venue finds new home

    Long-running Thunder Bay concert venue finds new home


    A long-running Thunder Bay concert venue has found a new home. But Crocks won't be going far, owner Frank Loffredo...

    A long-running Thunder Bay concert venue has found a new home. But Crocks won't be going far, owner Frank Loffredo said.

    Ford plans to form special committee to probe province's fiscal situation

    Ford plans to form special committee to probe province's fiscal situation


    Premier Doug Ford says his government plans to strike a special committee to further investigate Ontario's fiscal situation in light of a newly reviewed multibillion-dollar...

    Premier Doug Ford says his government plans to strike a special committee to further investigate Ontario's fiscal situation in light of a newly reviewed multibillion-dollar deficit.

    Safety for Thunder Bay city staff part of council discussion

    Safety for Thunder Bay city staff part of council discussion


    City councillors in Thunder Bay, Ont., will have safety on their minds Monday night, as council discusses the 2017 safety...

    City councillors in Thunder Bay, Ont., will have safety on their minds Monday night, as council discusses the 2017 safety report.

    Thunder Bay man convicted after dogs found 'suffering from severe neglect'

    Thunder Bay man convicted after dogs found 'suffering from severe neglect'


    A 56-year-old Thunder Bay man pleaded guilty earlier this month for putting animals in distress and failing to comply with orders served after an animal welfare investigation in the summer of...

    A 56-year-old Thunder Bay man pleaded guilty earlier this month for putting animals in distress and failing to comply with orders served after an animal welfare investigation in the summer of 2017.

    'I can't escape': Life as a non-Indigenous student at the notorious St. Anne's residential school

    'I can't escape': Life as a non-Indigenous student at the notorious St. Anne's residential school


    As the children of the local Hudson's Bay Company post manager, Ron Gosbee and his two sisters attended the notorious St. Anne's Indian Residential School in Fort Albany, Ont. — an experience they're still trying to process 60 years...

    As the children of the local Hudson's Bay Company post manager, Ron Gosbee and his two sisters attended the notorious St. Anne's Indian Residential School in Fort Albany, Ont. — an experience they're still trying to process 60 years later.