Thunder Bay

Published On: June 25, 2018
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.
Published On: June 06, 2018
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.
Published On: May 23, 2018
Michael Gravelle has been elected six times, despite northwestern Ontario’s recession and unpopular government policies. Now he’s going for win number seven.
Published On: May 04, 2018
Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan visits the Northern Reach Rescue Network where dogs are brought back to health and fostered by volunteers.
Published On: April 27, 2018
Surveillance technology may raise privacy concerns — but after several deaths in the Neebing-McIntyre Floodway, many residents now see it as their best option.
Published On: March 23, 2018
In northwestern Ontario, you’re a long way from the nearest indie theatre. Diehards have built a thriving scene anyway.
Published On: March 06, 2018
The PC leadership candidate has Greg Rickford, a key conservative ally, in her corner.
Published On: February 28, 2018
ANALYSIS: The Toronto-based airline’s new operations in the north suggest it may have larger plans in mind for the region.
Published On: January 04, 2018
​Last year, the city’s institutions lost public confidence over issues that made national headlines — and there's no resolution in sight.
Published On: December 13, 2017
Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan travels to Thunder Bay to talk to students, teachers and community members in the northwestern Ontario city about issues facing Indigenous youth.
Published On: October 16, 2017
EXCERPT: The needs of First Nations children have been forgotten in a country that prides itself on having one of the best school systems in the world, writes Tanya Talaga.
Published On: September 15, 2017
Safety concerns are driving down enrolment at the city’s high school serving remote First Nations.
Published On: August 03, 2017
What does a highly decorated U.S. Army general have to do with a pastry from northwestern Ontario? A lot, it turns out
Published On: July 06, 2017
ANALYSIS:  In a tale of two hashtags, a city determined to portray itself in a positive light is at odds with Indigenous residents’ concerns about systemic racism.
Published On: June 27, 2017
Almost 300 Thunder Bay residents are homeless.  Supporters of Ontario’s Basic Income Pilot Project hope the program will help those people.
Published On: March 03, 2017
How an unlikely duo from Thunder Bay teamed up to establish Sleepy G Farm — and why they believe they’re part of the next agricultural revolution.