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United We Roll Convoy Kakabeka Falls - Friday, February 15, 2019

United We Roll Convoy for Canada going through Kakabeka Falls. Saturday 
Around 1pm

United We Roll Convoy for Canada  Lake Superior News
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 THUNDER BAY, ONTARO  February 15, 2019  (LSN)  Yellow vest/pro pipeline convoy will be thru  passing through Kakabeka Falls on highway 11 - 17 to Thunder Bay  at 1 pm Saturday  on their way  to Ottawa approx 300 trucks

 

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is warning motorists to be aware of potential traffic delays in the coming days. A convoy of transport trucks calling their event the "United We Roll Truck Convoy" is expected to travel through the province beginning Feb. 16 with a destination of Ottawa on Feb. 18, 2019.

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Executive compensation at Hydro One to out of control - Friday, February 15, 2019

 Minister Rickford Executive compensation at
Hydro One to out of contro
l

Greg Rickford  Lake Supeiror News
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TORONTO, ONTARIO - February 15,  2019   (LSN) I am writing with respect to the proposed Hydro One compensation framework that was provided to our government on Friday, February 8, 2019. As you are aware, our government was elected on the commitment that we will clean up the hydro mess and restore accountability and trust in the electricity sector,

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Economy

Air Canada Adds Rouge jets - Friday, February 15, 2019

Air Canada Adds Rouge jets to Thunder Bay Toronto  Route

Air Canada Thunder Baty   Rouge A-319 jets
#LSN_Econ   Rouge A-319 jets

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  - February 15, 2019   Beginning on May 1, the current six daily flights on the Q400 propeller aircraft will be replaced by three flights per day on the Rouge A-319 jets. Air Canada said the planes will have two cabins along with wireless internet and in-flight entertainment streamed to travellers’ personal devices.  “Those jets will have a business class cabin.

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Ring appointed Chair - Friday, February 15, 2019

SSM Chamber Rory Ring appointed
Chair of the Board for the Chamber Executives of Ontario

Roy Ring Chief Executive Officer,  SSMCOC Lake Superior News
#LSN_Econ  Rory Ring

SAULT STE. MARIE, ONTARIO -  February 15, 2019  (LSN)  –  The Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce (SSMCOC) is proud to announce that its Chief Executive Officer, Rory Ring, has been appointed Chair of the Board for the Chamber Executives of Ontario (CEO) and assumes a Board of Directors position with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), where he will represent the professional network of Chamber of Commerce leaders

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Crime

Dunstan found not guilty - Friday, February 15, 2019

Dunstan found not guilty in 2016 Adanac Hotel Shooting

Christophe  Avery and Jonathan Dunstan talking infront of Courthouse Lake Superior News
#LSN_Crime   Thunder Bay Countcouthouse Inside Edition

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - February 15, 2019   (LSN)  Jonathon David Dunstan found not guilty in 2016 Adanac Hotel Shooting. Dunstan spent 30 months in jail for a crime he did not commit  A 3 day trial started this past Monday February 11, 2019 in Superior Courtroom

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Wolf or Dog Attack - Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Red Lake OPP Investigating  Wolf or Dog Attack

Red Lake OPP Investigating  Wolf or Dog Attack  Lake Superior News
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RED LAKE, ONTARIO - January 13, 2019   (LSN)  On February 7, 2019 at 7:06 pm the Red Lake OPP received a report of an animal attack from staff at the Red Lake Margaret - Cochenour Memorial Hospital in Red Lake. A 38 year old female had attended the hospital with wounds to her legs indicating she had been attacked by a "large black dog like animal". 

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WOMAN RELEASED ON RECOGNIZANCE - Monday, February 11, 2019

WOMAN RELEASED ON RECOGNIZANCE FOR STABBING MALE IN NECK

KYLIE HANCOCK Lake Superior News
#LSN_Crime   Thunder Bay Countcouthouse Inside Edition

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - February 11, 2019   (LSNAppearing in Courtroom 104  Thursday February 7,2019 before His Worship Justice of the Peace Ray Zuliani is 47 year old KYLIE HANCOCK.

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News MN WI MI

Understanding How We Got Here - Monday, February 11, 2019

County Connections 
Understanding How We Got Here 

Jeff Cadwell, Cook County Administrator  Lake Superior News
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COOK COUNTY, MINNESOTA - February 11, 2019  (LSN)   Each year, the Cook County Board of Commissioners sets the direction and tone for county government through the   budgeting process. Each yearly budget allocates resources to provide required services; public safety, transportation, public health and human services and other general government functions like land services and record services. The budgetsetting process involves allocating limited resources among competing service priorities. There are never enough resources to do everything everyone thinks the county should do. And many of the County’s programs and services are mandated by state or federal authorities.

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Arts

Theatre to present ‘I and You’ - Thursday, February 7, 2019

UW-Superior Theatre to present ‘I and You’

UW-Superior Theatre to present ‘I and You’  Lake Superior News
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SUPERIOR, WISCONSIN   -  February 7, 2019   (LSN) University of Wisconsin-Superior Theatre will present the drama “I and You” in the Experimental Theatre on the UW-Superior campus. Performances, directed by Kathy Laakso. 

“The audience will experience an appreciation of life for what it can potentially hold for each of us,” said Laakso. “It is also a reminder that we all need each other, how important it is not to isolate ourselves from others, even if that connectedness can be painful.”

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PublicSafety

Health

Great Lake Shipping

UPDATE ON LAKE SUPERIOR OUTFLOWS - Saturday, February 2, 2019

UPDATE ON LAKE SUPERIOR OUTFLOWS
AND EXPECTED CONDITIONS

International Lake Superior Board of Control  Lake Superior News
#LSN_Shipping   high water levels in the upper Great Lakes

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  -  February 2, 2019  (LSN)  Generally wet conditions persisted across the upper Great Lakes basin in January, and water levels of Lake Superior and Lake Michigan-Huron remain well above average. The above-average levels coupled with strong winds and waves continue to result in shoreline erosion and coastal damages across the upper Great Lakes system. Additional shoreline erosion and coastal damages may occur this winter should active weather continue.  

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New Commissioner and Dirctor for Duluth Seaway Port Authority Board - Saturday, January 26, 2019

New Commissioner and Dirctor
for Duluth Seaway Port Authority Board

Duluth Seaway Port Authority Board
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DULUTH, MINNESOTA - January 26, 2019  (LSN)  Commissioner Michael “Mike” Jugovich was appointed by the St. Louis County (SLC) Board  effective January 8, 2019. The Duluth Seaway Port Authority announced today that Grand Rapids native Jayson Hron has been named Director of Communications and Marketing. joins the leadership team effective February 1, 2019. 

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Sault Ste. Marie hosting major snowmobile race - Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Sault Ste. Marie hosting major snowmobile race

Sault Ste. Marie is hosting  Rivercity Motorsports 250   Lake Superior Newsw
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Sault Ste. Marie, ON (November 11, 2018) – Start your engines! Sault Ste. Marie is hosting a major international snowmobile race this winter. The Rivercity Motorsports 250 is taking place March 1 and 2 at Runway Park on Airport Road. It will be a final points competition for the Midwest International Racing Association (MIRA) and is expected to be the circuit’s biggest race of the season.

 

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Outdoor Tourism

Northland Fat Bike Rally - Thursday, February 14, 2019

Lake Bemidji State Park sponsors 5th Annual Northland Fat Bike Rally

Lake Bemidji State Park  Northland Fat Bike Rally   Lake Superior News
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ST PAUL, MINNESOTA  - February 14, 2019   (LSN)   Gear up fat bike riders of all levels. It’s time for the 5th Annual Northland Fat Bike Rally at Lake Bemidji State Park on Saturday, March 2, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

The main event begins at 11 a.m. with a mass start on Lake Bemidji and then heads into Lake Bemidji State Park and up the Rocky Point Trail. Both a 10K and 28K route will be offered.

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Opinion

Sports

Ice Races in Shuniah - Thursday, February 14, 2019

Ice Races in Shuniah

Ice Racing Lake View Lodge   Lake Superior News
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 LONDON, ONTARIO -  February 14, 2019  (LSN)
Although mother nature has not been on our side, Ice Racing Motorcycles Thunder Bay and Area have now cleared a track and started to practice out on the ice this past weekend.

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Del Paggio wins Molson Cup - Monday, February 11, 2019

Del Paggio wins Molson Cup

Thunderwolves Daniel Del Paggio wins Molson Cup  Lake Superior News
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 LONDON, ONTARIO -  February 11, 2019  (LSN)
Lakehead Thunderwolves’ sophomore forward Daniel Del Paggio is the winner of the Molson Cup trophy for the 2018-19 season.

Molson Cup points are awarded to players that are selected as one of the Molson three stars of the game after Thunderwolves hockey home contests.  Five points are awarded for a first-star selection, three points for a second star, and two points for a third.

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