Amy Hadley

Latest from Amy Hadley

Video launch highlights campaign for youth transition home in Atikokan, Ont.

Leaders of an effort to build a transition home for young people aging out of care in northwestern Ontario, hope a newly produced video will add some momentum to the campaign.

Operation Remote Immunity 2.0 to take flight Monday

An effort to vaccinate youth in Ontario's fly-in First Nations is set to launch on May 31.

As more pot shops pop up, Thunder Bay retailers confident consumer demand can keep up

As more recreational cannabis stores pop up across Thunder Bay, Ont., existing retailers say they feel confident the demand is there to support the growth. 

Pilot project would offer free menstrual products in city facilities

A pilot project that would provide free menstrual products at city facilities in Thunder Bay, Ont. is moving one step forward.

Thunder Bay strength athlete wins world championship title

A Thunder Bay, Ont. strength athlete is celebrating a big win at an international competition.

Lakehead international students serve up cookbook for the community

Even while studying long distance during the pandemic, a group of international students enrolled at Lakehead University have found a way to connect with the community of Thunder Bay, Ont., and each other. 

Thunder Bay lays out path to net-zero in draft strategy

A draft plan that lays out a strategy for Thunder Bay, Ont. to reach net-zero carbon emissions by the year 2050, is now open to public review. 

Greater food sovereignty aim of new garden project in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation

Inspired by the pandemic, in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation, people are launching a new garden initiative that they hope will have long-lasting impacts on health and food sovereignty.

Roots to Harvest 'blown away' by $80K donation

An organization that does work around food education and food security in Thunder Bay, Ont. says a donation of $80,000 from mining industry players in the region will help it to 'say yes' to more requests to help provide quality food in the community.

'Virtual incubator' offers online space for northern Ontario entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs across northern Ontario are being encouraged to counter pandemic isolation, with a trip into virtual reality.