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Thunder Bay man fined $5,000 for building a beach

Thunder Bay man fined $5,000 for building a beach

MNRF laid charges for violating Public Lands and Aggregate Resources Acts
Thunder Bay school board apologizes after female students asked to wear shirts over two-piece swimsuits

Thunder Bay school board apologizes after female students asked to wear shirts over two-piece swimsuits

It did not sit well with parents
Ontario First Nations receive $13 million for water infrastructure

Ontario First Nations receive $13 million for water infrastructure

The federal and provincial governments invest more than $13 million for water/wastewater improvements in 116 First Nation communities.
Union Gas to move forward with $74M pipeline project in Greater Sudbury

Union Gas to move forward with $74M pipeline project in Greater Sudbury

The pipeline will be in service by November 2018
Man whose plane crashed in NW Ontario declared dead

Man whose plane crashed in NW Ontario declared dead

Body of University of Michigan student has never been found
Drones to deliver goods to remote First Nation

Drones to deliver goods to remote First Nation

Test flights by Drone Delivery Canada will start delivering mail, medical supplies and more.
Laurentian U. suspends classes as profs hit picket line

Laurentian U. suspends classes as profs hit picket line

Faculty went on strike as of midnight Thursday
Six children, one adult being treated for blasto on Manitoulin

Six children, one adult being treated for blasto on Manitoulin

All have been released from hospital and are on medication
Extortion case against Northern Ontario mayor opens in court

Extortion case against Northern Ontario mayor opens in court

Mayor Keith Hobbs, along with wife Marissa and resident, Mary Voss, will return to court on October 31 after first hearing
Introducing the new Wiarton Willie! (4 photos)

Introducing the new Wiarton Willie! (4 photos)

Named 'Wee Willie' by Wiarton officials, the two-year-old critter was found wandering in backyards near Barrie