Dec 18, 2013 | 5:45Voyage North Police dog retires Audio
Voyage North Police dog retires Dec 18, 2013 | 5:45After 10 years of service, Thunder is retiring. The police dog leaves Thunder Bay Police Service with a 70% success rate for locating evidence, suspects and missing people. The provincial average sits around 30%. Constable Joe Prevett has been Thunder's p
Nov 18, 2013 | 5:01Voyage North Bullying? There's an app for that. Audio
Voyage North Bullying? There's an app for that. Nov 18, 2013 | 5:01As part of the kick off, Lakehead Public Schools officially launched a new iPhone, iPod touch and iPad App that help students anonymously report severe instances of bullying and gives them some tools to deal with less serious incidents as well.
Sep 19, 2012 | 7:34Voyage North Al Hackner Audio
Voyage North Al Hackner Sep 19, 2012 | 7:34Thunder Bay curler Al Hackner has two Brier and World Championships under his belt. He even has a shot named after him: the Hackner Double. Now Hackner is tackling a new challenge, he's joining the coaching staff on the U-S National Curling Team. Here's his conversation with VOyage North's Cathy Alex.
Apr 23, 2013 | 6:27Voyage North An unlikely place to buy a chinchilla Audio
Voyage North An unlikely place to buy a chinchilla Apr 23, 2013 | 6:27A vacant church on Thunder Bay's south side is seeing some changes it's founders could have never predicted.
The former Ukrainian Catholic Church of the Acension and the adjoning Star Hall are under new ownership.
And last night, the new owner himse
Apr 24, 2013 | 7:05Voyage North Zug Island and the Mysterious Hum Audio
Voyage North Zug Island and the Mysterious Hum Apr 24, 2013 | 7:05A Thunder Bay filmmaker is raising money for a new documentary.
Adam Makarenko wants to find out why a strange noise is coming from an industrial island in the river flowing between Windsor and Detroit.
Makarenko has turned to the social media fundr
Apr 25, 2013 | 6:59Voyage North NOMA Audio
Voyage North NOMA Apr 25, 2013 | 6:59The Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association is holding its annual general meeting this week in Thunder Bay.
The hot topic this morning was the re-assessment of the value of several mills in the Northwest.
The CBC's Matt Prokopchuk was at the me
Apr 30, 2013 | 7:47Voyage North Dallas Hogan Audio
Voyage North Dallas Hogan Apr 30, 2013 | 7:47Dallas "The Punisher" Hogan has been competing in Strongman and weight lifting competitions for a decade.
And it shows: at 5'9, he's 275 pounds of pure muscle.
Hogan is fresh off a big win at a powerlifting competition in Amherst, Nova Scotia. But
Jul 17, 2013 | 7:33Voyage North Xenia Ulok Audio
Voyage North Xenia Ulok Jul 17, 2013 | 7:33Some of Thunder Bay's best young musicians are putting on a special concert, to show their support and raise some money for Xenia Ulok.
In March, the 14-year old city girl was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, known as Lymphoblastic Lymphoma.
Jul 19, 2013 | 6:46Voyage North Chivalry is alive Audio
Voyage North Chivalry is alive Jul 19, 2013 | 6:46The Fort William Historical Park's Celtic Fair gets underway this weekend.
The Knights of of Valour will be at the park; full contact jousting.
Josh Lynn met up with the captain of the group and host of the History Channel's Full Metal Jousting Shan
Oct 18, 2013 | 6:09Voyage North Local solidarity with Mi'kmaq protesters Audio
Voyage North Local solidarity with Mi'kmaq protesters Oct 18, 2013 | 6:09Events are happening all across Canada today showing solidarity for Mi'kmaq anti-fracking protesters in New Brunswick.
The protest has been going on for weeks, but it came to a head yesterday when RCMP officers clashed with the demonstrators.
Oct 4, 2012 | 15:22Voyage North One year later Audio
Voyage North One year later Oct 4, 2012 | 15:22One year ago today Laura Darby and her Ministry of Natural Resources colleague Dan Morrison were surveying wildlife in the bush, about 90-minutes north of Thunder Bay.
The two had just split up so they could walk their separate quadrants and record what they saw.
As Darby explains to Voyage North's Cathy Alex, she had no warning she was about to be attacked, and seriously injured by a large male black bear.
Oct 15, 2012 | 3:00Voyage North It's not whether you win or lose Audio
Voyage North It's not whether you win or lose Oct 15, 2012 | 3:00Come from behind victories are the stuff of sports legend. But it's hard to make a combeack when your down 79 to nothing.
Especially in football, where the score almost never gets that high.
But those were the odds facing the Superior Gryphons high school senior football team this weekend in Thunder Bay.
They were playing the Churchill Trojans. Sadly, there was no story book ending. The final score was 79-nothing.
Warren Nieckarz oaches the Gryphons. We reached him at football practice, to assure us what really matters is how you play the game.
Nov 21, 2012 | 7:26Voyage North Mad Child Audio
Voyage North Mad Child Nov 21, 2012 | 7:26Vancouver's Shane Bunting is better known to rap fans as Mad Child.
He's one of the founding members of Juno Award winning, Platinum selling hip hop group Swollen Members.
But around the middle part of the decade, Bunting became hooked on Oxycontin and his life spun out of control. He's now clean and on the road promoting his new album "Dope Sick"