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Mayor Keith Hobbs

Thunder Bay's Mayor reflects on 2013 and looks ahead to 2014

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Superior Morning - Chiefs of Ontario ask AFN for helping in pushing for inquiry into students' deaths in Thunder BayJul 22, 2014 | 9:02Superior Morning Chiefs of Ontario ask AFN for helping in pushing for inquiry into students' deaths in Thunder Bay Audio
Superior Morning Chiefs of Ontario ask AFN for helping in pushing for inquiry into students' deaths in Thunder Bay Jul 22, 2014 | 9:02Ontario's chief coroner anounced the inquest into 7 deaths of First Nations students in Thunder Bay won't happen until 2015, at the earliest. That's not sitting well with Stan Beardy. He's the Ontario Regional Chief with the Chiefs of Ontario, a political
Superior Morning - Art busking a landscape painting for cancer research in Thunder BayJul 22, 2014 | 6:06Superior Morning Art busking a landscape painting for cancer research in Thunder Bay Audio
Superior Morning Art busking a landscape painting for cancer research in Thunder Bay Jul 22, 2014 | 6:06You'll often find artists creating in their studios, or out in nature capturing scenes on canvas. Colleen Rose is showing off her artistic talents in the lobby of the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, starting Tuesday morning. Rose is a high sc
Superior Morning - Changing DNR orders and options at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences CentreJul 22, 2014 | 7:25Superior Morning Changing DNR orders and options at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre Audio
Superior Morning Changing DNR orders and options at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre Jul 22, 2014 | 7:25It is often one of the most difficult discussions to have when a loved one enters the hospital. It revolves around the term `Do Not Attempt Resuscitation`. The Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has now announced a new policy that gives patients
Superior Morning - Thunder Bay man recounts being tackled by bearJul 22, 2014 | 3:07Superior Morning Thunder Bay man recounts being tackled by bear Audio
Superior Morning Thunder Bay man recounts being tackled by bear Jul 22, 2014 | 3:07Gerry Franzese of Thunder Bay was takend down by a bear last weekd, but managed to escaped unharmed in the incident. Here is some of what Franzese told CBC about his encounter with the black bear.
Superior Morning - Best blueberry spotJul 21, 2014 | 7:06Superior Morning Best blueberry spot Audio
Superior Morning Best blueberry spot Jul 21, 2014 | 7:06It's one of those great pleasures of summer in northwestern Ontario, finding a patch of wild blueberries, ready for the picking. It's a treat that can be served up in a variety of ways but the blueberry is also the subject of research for a team from Lake
Superior Morning - Changes to police background checksJul 21, 2014 | 8:30Superior Morning Changes to police background checks Audio
Superior Morning Changes to police background checks Jul 21, 2014 | 8:30If you've requested a police background check, you may be surprised by the kind of information revealed about your past. It could include unproven allegations or emergency mental health calls. That has led to stories of people struggling to find work, vol
Superior Morning - Family relieved to learn final resting place of grandfatherJul 21, 2014 | 4:23Superior Morning Family relieved to learn final resting place of grandfather Audio
Superior Morning Family relieved to learn final resting place of grandfather Jul 21, 2014 | 4:23In the 1950's Elijah Kakegamic contracted tuberculosis. As was the practice at the time he was removed from his community and taken to a sanitarium in Thunder Bay. That was the last he was seen by his family. Joe Meekis is from the remote community of Kee
Superior Morning - Neighbourhood fears for safety after nuisance bear tackles manJul 21, 2014 | 5:09Superior Morning Neighbourhood fears for safety after nuisance bear tackles man Audio
Superior Morning Neighbourhood fears for safety after nuisance bear tackles man Jul 21, 2014 | 5:09Last week, a Thunder Bay man on Garden Avenue was tackled by a bear. Fortunately, the man was unharmed in the incident. The CBC's Heather Kitching paid a visit to the area to find out how people are feeling about bears in their neighbourhood.
Superior Morning - Family relieved after finding grandfather's graveJul 21, 2014 | 4:23Superior Morning Family relieved after finding grandfather's grave Audio
Superior Morning Family relieved after finding grandfather's grave Jul 21, 2014 | 4:23In the 1950's Elijah Kakegamic contracted tuberculosis. As was the practice at the time he was removed from his community and taken to a sanitarium in Thunder Bay. That was the last he was seen by his family. Joe Meekis is from the remote community of Kee
Superior Morning - Camping, canoeing and commercial development - Canada's parks under threat?Jul 18, 2014 | 6:52Superior Morning Camping, canoeing and commercial development - Canada's parks under threat? Audio
Superior Morning Camping, canoeing and commercial development - Canada's parks under threat? Jul 18, 2014 | 6:52From coast to coast to coast, Canada's national parks are beautiful, majestic, and wild. But according to a new report they're also under threat. In its annual report on national parks, the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (or CPAWS) points to budget
Superior Morning - Chilliwack, Chewbacca and Chekov - Fan-Con takes over Fort William Historical Park in Thunder BayJul 18, 2014 | 7:40Superior Morning Chilliwack, Chewbacca and Chekov - Fan-Con takes over Fort William Historical Park in Thunder Bay Audio
Superior Morning Chilliwack, Chewbacca and Chekov - Fan-Con takes over Fort William Historical Park in Thunder Bay Jul 18, 2014 | 7:40Boldy going where no fan has gone before. Fort William Historical Park will beam from the past, into the future this weekend, with Thunder Bay's first "Fan-Con" event. It's an eclectic convention aimed at everyone from science fiction enthusiasts, to spor
Superior Morning - Uniting artists and audiences at the Harmony of Nations music festival this weekend in Fort FrancesJul 18, 2014 | 6:42Superior Morning Uniting artists and audiences at the Harmony of Nations music festival this weekend in Fort Frances Audio
Superior Morning Uniting artists and audiences at the Harmony of Nations music festival this weekend in Fort Frances Jul 18, 2014 | 6:42The waterfront in Fort Frances is the place to be this weekend. A brand new event, the Harmony of Nations Music Festival opens Friday July 18, 2014. Organizers are bringing together artists and audiences from aboriginal and non aboriginal communities. Sha
Superior Morning - A closer look at a key issue in the labour dispute at Bombardier in Thunder BayJul 18, 2014 | 4:15Superior Morning A closer look at a key issue in the labour dispute at Bombardier in Thunder Bay Audio
Superior Morning A closer look at a key issue in the labour dispute at Bombardier in Thunder Bay Jul 18, 2014 | 4:15When it comes to labour disputes it's difficult to know which side to believe. And it's hard to tell what is ACTUALLY being negotiated at the bargaining table. One of the big issues at Thunder Bay's Bombardier plant is accusations that the company is taki
Superior Morning - New Lake Superior Coastal Trail opens in RossportJul 17, 2014 | 5:45Superior Morning New Lake Superior Coastal Trail opens in Rossport Audio
Superior Morning New Lake Superior Coastal Trail opens in Rossport Jul 17, 2014 | 5:45The Rossport Coastal Trail opens this Saturday. The 3-kilometre return hike hugs the shoreline of Lake Superior. Dawn King is the Rossport Tourism Association. She told guest host Cathy Alex all about it.
Superior Morning - Soaring police costsJul 17, 2014 | 7:08Superior Morning Soaring police costs Audio
Superior Morning Soaring police costs Jul 17, 2014 | 7:08Communities across northwestern Ontario have long grappled with the high cost of policing. Now, a new funding formula with the provincial police could push those costs even higher. A group of municipalities in central Ontario think they have a solution. T

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