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    Patrick Brown cites sexual misconduct allegations against Ontario finance minister in new book

    Patrick Brown cites sexual misconduct allegations against Ontario finance minister in new book


    A new book released by former PC leader Patrick Brown raises allegations of spying by members of his former party and sexual misconduct against a current cabinet minister. He describes the night he was forced to resign as 'The Night of...

    A new book released by former PC leader Patrick Brown raises allegations of spying by members of his former party and sexual misconduct against a current cabinet minister. He describes the night he was forced to resign as 'The Night of Knives.'

    Police search for suspect after altercation at Thunder Bay, Ont., pub

    Police search for suspect after altercation at Thunder Bay, Ont., pub


    Three people in Thunder Bay, Ont., have been sent to hospital by ambulance for medical treatment after an altercation at a pub in the city's south...

    Three people in Thunder Bay, Ont., have been sent to hospital by ambulance for medical treatment after an altercation at a pub in the city's south side.

    Stabbing incident in Thunder Bay, Ont., sends female victim to hospital, says police

    Stabbing incident in Thunder Bay, Ont., sends female victim to hospital, says police


    A 34-year-old woman in Thunder Bay, Ont., has been charged with assault with a weapon after a stabbing incident at a housing complex in the city's south side during the early morning hours on...

    A 34-year-old woman in Thunder Bay, Ont., has been charged with assault with a weapon after a stabbing incident at a housing complex in the city's south side during the early morning hours on Wednesday.

    Police identify body found near walking trail in Thunder Bay, Ont.

    Police identify body found near walking trail in Thunder Bay, Ont.


    Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., announced Wednesday they have received the results of a post-mortem examination of a body that was found near a walking trail close to a golf course in the city's north side earlier in November. They have identified the...

    Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., announced Wednesday they have received the results of a post-mortem examination of a body that was found near a walking trail close to a golf course in the city's north side earlier in November. They have identified the deceased as 67-year-old John Boczkowski.

    Not 'a random murder': Thunder Bay police update Corbeil homicide investigation

    Not 'a random murder': Thunder Bay police update Corbeil homicide investigation


    Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., have released more details about their investigation into the Nov. 11 death of Geofrey Christopher Corbeil, but say it's still too early to know if the homicide is...

    Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., have released more details about their investigation into the Nov. 11 death of Geofrey Christopher Corbeil, but say it's still too early to know if the homicide is gang-related.

    FedNor funding to help hire economic development officer in Rainy River, Ont.

    FedNor funding to help hire economic development officer in Rainy River, Ont.


    Business owners and residents in Rainy River, Ont., will soon have an economic development officer (EDO) for the next three years thanks to an investment through FedNor's Community Investment Initiative for Northern...

    Business owners and residents in Rainy River, Ont., will soon have an economic development officer (EDO) for the next three years thanks to an investment through FedNor's Community Investment Initiative for Northern Ontario.

    New location, new hope for Red Lake Emergency Shelter

    New location, new hope for Red Lake Emergency Shelter


    The new location of the Red Lake Emergency Shelter will make it easier for clients to access services in the northwestern Ontario community, while also providing them with more...

    The new location of the Red Lake Emergency Shelter will make it easier for clients to access services in the northwestern Ontario community, while also providing them with more privacy.

    'Helpful, encouraging': Thunder Bay police welcome rule change for naloxone use in overdoses

    'Helpful, encouraging': Thunder Bay police welcome rule change for naloxone use in overdoses


    The acting deputy police chief in Thunder Bay said a legislative amendment by the Ontario government to allow police officers to administer naloxone, to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose, without the fear of an automatic investigation if the...

    The acting deputy police chief in Thunder Bay said a legislative amendment by the Ontario government to allow police officers to administer naloxone, to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose, without the fear of an automatic investigation if the person dies, is a "significant' change.

    'A lot to recover from' Thunder Bay nurses union rep says of toll strike is taking

    'A lot to recover from' Thunder Bay nurses union rep says of toll strike is taking


    The local union representative for striking public health nurses at the Thunder Bay District Health Unit says the length of the work stoppage has her feeling "anxious" and "nervous" over an eventual return to the...

    The local union representative for striking public health nurses at the Thunder Bay District Health Unit says the length of the work stoppage has her feeling "anxious" and "nervous" over an eventual return to the job.

    Thunder Bay man records deer licking camera lens during visit to conservation site

    Thunder Bay man records deer licking camera lens during visit to conservation site


    A man from Thunder Bay, Ont., says he experienced an interaction with a wild animal that he "will never forget" after a random visit to Mission Island Marsh, a conservation area in northwestern Ontario, on Monday...

    A man from Thunder Bay, Ont., says he experienced an interaction with a wild animal that he "will never forget" after a random visit to Mission Island Marsh, a conservation area in northwestern Ontario, on Monday night.

    How should Thunder Bay's north harbour be cleaned up? We should know by 2020

    How should Thunder Bay's north harbour be cleaned up? We should know by 2020


    Federal officials say they expect to know by 2020 how to clean up a large patch of historical industrial pollution in the north harbour of Thunder Bay,...

    Federal officials say they expect to know by 2020 how to clean up a large patch of historical industrial pollution in the north harbour of Thunder Bay, Ont.

    Nurses union asks Thunder Bay health unit to 'actually bargain' with help of new mediator

    Nurses union asks Thunder Bay health unit to 'actually bargain' with help of new mediator


    The union representing the nearly 60 striking public health nurses at the Thunder Bay District Health Unit says they are hoping to get back to the bargaining table this week with a new mediator to help them with their...

    The union representing the nearly 60 striking public health nurses at the Thunder Bay District Health Unit says they are hoping to get back to the bargaining table this week with a new mediator to help them with their negotiations.