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    Mayor Keith Hobbs due back in court in October

    Mayor Keith Hobbs due back in court in October


    An extortion case involving Thunder Bay's mayor, his wife, and another city resident will be back in court next...

    An extortion case involving Thunder Bay's mayor, his wife, and another city resident will be back in court next month.

    Nominations for Thunder Bay, Ont., community safety awards open

    Nominations for Thunder Bay, Ont., community safety awards open


    The City of Thunder Bay is accepting nominations for the 2017 Mayor's Community Safety Awards, which are given each year to individuals or groups who are working to make the city a safer...

    The City of Thunder Bay is accepting nominations for the 2017 Mayor's Community Safety Awards, which are given each year to individuals or groups who are working to make the city a safer place.

    Worthington, Ont., man killed in single-vehicle collision near Dryden

    Worthington, Ont., man killed in single-vehicle collision near Dryden


    A 40-year-old Worthington, Ont., man is dead following a single-vehicle collision involving a highway line painting truck near Dryden on Monday, OPP...

    A 40-year-old Worthington, Ont., man is dead following a single-vehicle collision involving a highway line painting truck near Dryden on Monday, OPP say.

    Thunder Bay council vote on Beyak 'unconscionable,' Indigenous leaders say

    Thunder Bay council vote on Beyak 'unconscionable,' Indigenous leaders say


    Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) and Fort William First Nation (FWFN) are calling Thunder Bay City Council's refusal to call for the resignation of a controversial Canadian senator on Monday...

    Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) and Fort William First Nation (FWFN) are calling Thunder Bay City Council's refusal to call for the resignation of a controversial Canadian senator on Monday "unconscionable."

    One meeting not enough: Ontario police review director urged to host more discussions in Thunder Bay

    One meeting not enough: Ontario police review director urged to host more discussions in Thunder Bay


    The head of Ontario's civilian police oversight body says he still expects to have the findings of his probe into allegations of systemic racism in the Thunder Bay Police Service completed by next spring, even though he'll likely be gathering more input...

    The head of Ontario's civilian police oversight body says he still expects to have the findings of his probe into allegations of systemic racism in the Thunder Bay Police Service completed by next spring, even though he'll likely be gathering more input from city residents.

    Man arrested in Dryden, Ont., stabbing

    Man arrested in Dryden, Ont., stabbing


    A 20-year-old man is in custody after a stabbing at a Dryden, Ont., residence on the...

    A 20-year-old man is in custody after a stabbing at a Dryden, Ont., residence on the weekend.

    Lightning disrupts Vermillion Bay phone service

    Lightning disrupts Vermillion Bay phone service


    Telephone service in Vermillion Bay has been disrupted after lightning struck one of Bell Canada's...

    Telephone service in Vermillion Bay has been disrupted after lightning struck one of Bell Canada's offices.

    Thunder Bay OPP find bag of firearms, drugs near Finnmark Road

    Thunder Bay OPP find bag of firearms, drugs near Finnmark Road


    Thunder Bay OPP are investigating the weekend discovery of a bag containing firearms and drugs that police said may be connected to a vehicle that fled officers near Ignace on...

    Thunder Bay OPP are investigating the weekend discovery of a bag containing firearms and drugs that police said may be connected to a vehicle that fled officers near Ignace on Friday.

    Mountdale Avenue in Thunder Bay to close for rail rehabilitation

    Mountdale Avenue in Thunder Bay to close for rail rehabilitation


    A section of Mountdale Avenue on Thunder Bay's south side will close Tuesday morning to allow for rehabilitation work on the CP rail...

    A section of Mountdale Avenue on Thunder Bay's south side will close Tuesday morning to allow for rehabilitation work on the CP rail crossing.

    Thunder Bay Mayor Keith Hobbs returning to public duties Monday

    Thunder Bay Mayor Keith Hobbs returning to public duties Monday


    Thunder Bay's mayor is returning to city hall on Monday, Sept. 25, after taking a leave to deal with "personal legal matters," the city...

    Thunder Bay's mayor is returning to city hall on Monday, Sept. 25, after taking a leave to deal with "personal legal matters," the city said.

    Northern Ontario First Nations take federal and Ontario governments to court over $4 annual treaty payments

    Northern Ontario First Nations take federal and Ontario governments to court over $4 annual treaty payments


    Twenty-one First Nations in northern Ontario are taking the federal and Ontario governments to court in Thunder Bay, Ont. on Monday to demand an increase to their annuities, which have not been raised in over 140...

    Twenty-one First Nations in northern Ontario are taking the federal and Ontario governments to court in Thunder Bay, Ont. on Monday to demand an increase to their annuities, which have not been raised in over 140 years.

    Public meeting as part of police watchdog review comes to Thunder Bay, Ont., Monday

    Public meeting as part of police watchdog review comes to Thunder Bay, Ont., Monday


    The head of Ontario's civilian police oversight body is scheduled to be in Thunder Bay, Ont., for a public meeting tonight, as part of the ongoing probe into allegations of systemic racism in the Thunder Bay Police...

    The head of Ontario's civilian police oversight body is scheduled to be in Thunder Bay, Ont., for a public meeting tonight, as part of the ongoing probe into allegations of systemic racism in the Thunder Bay Police Service.

    Shelter House looks for stable funding for street outreach as SOS program returns

    Shelter House looks for stable funding for street outreach as SOS program returns


    Officials with Shelter House in Thunder Bay, Ont., as well as the Lakehead Social Planning Council say, now that the shelter's street outreach program is back up and running, finding stable funding is the key next...

    Officials with Shelter House in Thunder Bay, Ont., as well as the Lakehead Social Planning Council say, now that the shelter's street outreach program is back up and running, finding stable funding is the key next step.