Friday, December 3, 2010
A victory for Thunder Bay singer Shy-Anne Hovorka. After being disqualified for not being Aboriginal enough, her album is now being considered by as a candidate for a Juno Award as Aboriginal Album of the Year. Hovorka believes a flood of e-mails and phone calls from her fans may have helped her cause.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 2:19 PM
The Acting President of the Northwestern Ontario Municipal Association is applauding both levels of Government for extending the deadline to complete key infrastructure projects. Dennis Brown says reaching the March 31st deadline was just not possible because of the region's short construction season. Brown believes Municipal lobbying efforts played an essential role in having the date changed to the end of October.
There's an anti-racism exhibit on display at City Hall. Our city is one stop on a seven city Canadian tour. The Mathieu Da Costa Challenge Exhibit is made up of twenty six works. The pictures and stories are on display for about another week.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 12:29 PM