Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Thunder Bay's generating station will have a new manager and power source. Chris Fralick takes over the job on December 1st, and in 2011 the facility will convert to natural gas. Union Spokesperson Gary Shchepanik says it's nice to know what the future holds. The project is expected to be complete by 2014. MPP Bill Mauro and Minister Michael Gravelle made the announcement Tuesday morning.
A 23 year old man has died as a result of Sunday's two car collision on Dawson Road. Police Spokesperson Chris Adams says Justin Enge was the driver of one of the vehicles and succumbed to his injuries early yesterday morning. Adams says Enge lost control of his vehicle and crossed into oncoming traffic and was hit by a mini van. The other four people involved received non life threatening injuries.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 10:09 AM
The owner of the Loch Lomond Ski Resort has been charged in connection to a fatal accident. Last year a father and son were shocked when their ladder came into contact with a live power line while they were working on a roof. The son died of his injuries and Ward Bond has been charged with failing to ensure the workers didn't use a metal ladder and with not providing proper safety information.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 6:34 AM