EXPLAINER: Two recent reports have identified systemic racism in the Thunder Bay Police Service. Here’s a look at the background, the situation as it stands, and where the city goes from here.
For years, young people have been leaving for school and work. But the city’s employment landscape is changing — and former residents are heading back to be a part of it.
The 17-year-old was at least the 11th Indigenous youth from outside Thunder Bay to die in that city. We asked three First Nations activists and community leaders for their thoughts on this tragedy.
At this all-Indigenous high school, chef Mandi O’Connor and her students are building community one meal at a time.
When Finnish immigrants came to northwestern Ontario, they brought the sauna tradition with them — now it’s a way of life there.
Founded by loggers in northwestern Ontario, the Hoito has been serving up traditional Finnish fare and more for 100 years.
The province has announced that it’s ending the project early. Now some participants are worried that they’ll lose everything.
The CN-owned James Street bridge closed to vehicular traffic after a fire damaged it in 2013. Now an agreement from 1906 may force the railway to reopen it.
The relationship between First Nations, the mining industry, and the province remains strained — but there’s hope that progress can be made after June 7.
Michael Gravelle has been elected six times, despite northwestern Ontario’s recession and unpopular government policies. Now he’s going for win number seven.
Surveillance technology may raise privacy concerns — but after several deaths in the Neebing-McIntyre Floodway, many residents now see it as their best option.
In northwestern Ontario, you’re a long way from the nearest indie theatre. Diehards have built a thriving scene anyway.
The PC leadership candidate has Greg Rickford, a key conservative ally, in her corner.
ANALYSIS: The Toronto-based airline’s new operations in the north suggest it may have larger plans in mind for the region.
Last year, the city’s institutions lost public confidence over issues that made national headlines — and there's no resolution in sight.