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Bombardier in Thunder Bay could be facing a penalty of close to $50-million because it hasn't met its obligations for the Toronto Transit Commission streetcar contract to this point.  ...

We are now into Lyme disease season and one of Ontario's top public health officials has some advice about how to avoid getting it.Lyme disease is caused by tiny blacklegged ticks, which have...

Some unstable weather to begin the long weekend.Bill Laidlaw with Signal Weather Services expects to see some rainy conditions, especially Friday afternoon.Laidlaw notes the wind will pick up again,...

The Northwestern Health Unit is pleased with the response from its recent 'Hike It or Bike It' campaign.More than 400-people participated in the challenge.The aim of the program was to...

The possibility of the longest election in history is not sitting well with a Kenora candidate.Howard Hampton of the NDP says Prime Minister Stephen Harper is using every trick in the book to stay in...

The entire region becomes blue with envy starting this weekend as Sioux Lookout hosts the Blueberry Festival.Opening ceremonies get underway Friday afternoon at 4:00 at Town Beach.Coordinator Alyson...

Lac Seul First Nation is getting some upgrades to the water treatment plant. Both the Federal and Provincial governments have provided a little more than 1.8 million dollars each. Lac Seul...

Some strong operational results on the pulp and paper side have resulted in encouraging numbers for Domtar.The company has posted second quarter earnings of $38-million, compared to $40-million this...

Sioux Lookout has received $8.4-million in funding for a new airport terminal.Kenora MP Greg Rickford and Northern Development and Mines Minister Michael Gravelle made the joint announcement...

Another meeting is being held Thursday to gauge interest on a new seniors housing complex in Dryden.The public event starts at 7 o'clock at the Go-Getters Centre.It's geared towards those...

Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford is recognizing energy efficient companies.Canadian Tire has received the Energy Star Award.Rickford says the award reflects the companies commitment to find...

The University of Toronto, with financial support from Health Canada, is investigating claims a high incidence of cancer among First Nations in northern Ontario and Manitoba.The research will...

Some new supports for victims of family violence.The federal government is providing funding to five community-based projects, including two that will help victims in northern Ontario.The feds will...

Bombardier in Thunder Bay says it'll be ramping up production of streetcars for the Toronto Transit Commission.  The TTC is making no secret of the fact it's upset with the slow...

Resolute Forest Products is firing back at critics who say the companies planned use of the herbicide VisionMax is harmful to blueberries.A protest was held Wednesday in front of the Thunder Bay...

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