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'It's like they gave up': Experts, union demand action amidst COVID outbreaks at Thunder Bay jail

In March 2020, before the full implications of the COVID-19 pandemic could have even been imagined, Ontario's Solicitor General acted quickly to reduce the number of inmates held in the province's correctional facilities.

Ontario law society launches misconduct, capacity proceedings against suspended Thunder Bay lawyer

Ontario's law society has launched proceedings against a suspended Thunder Bay lawyer over alleged misconduct and his capacity to perform his duties.

Thunder Bay hospital investigating possible internal COVID-19 outbreak

The Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre said Monday that a possible internal outbreak of COVID-19 is under investigation, after a locum physican tested positive for the virus.

Border Cats turn attention to 2021 season

With the 2020 Thunder Bay Border Cats Northwoods League season officially scrapped due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the team is turning its attention to next year.

Vampiro hopes to inspire in return to the squared circle

Ian Hodgkinson's professional wrestling career has taken him all around the world. And this fall, it'll finally bring him back home.

Evergreen executive director 'guardedly optimistic' organization's doors will remain open

The executive director of Evergreen a United Neighbourhood is optimistic the organization's doors will remain open this year, after it lost about one-third of its operating budget due to provincial cuts.

2 accused in fatal assault in Thunder Bay now face first-degree murder charges

The two accused in an assault on Thunder Bay's south side last week, which led to the death of an 18-year-old man, are now facing first-degree murder charges.

Website tracks UFO encounters in Thunder Bay region

A Nipigon filmmaker and researcher says he's surprised at the number of UFO encounters he's uncovered in the Thunder Bay area.

Radar outage causes delays at Thunder Bay International Airport

Aircraft departing from, and arriving at, the Thunder Bay International Airport saw numerous delays last week due to a radar outage.

Staffing relief for Thunder Bay District Jail may be coming, union says

The Thunder Bay District Jail continues to struggle with overcrowding and understaffing, however the union says some relief for the latter may be coming soon.