Friday, April 15, 2011
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 4:51 PM
If it ain't broke, don't fix it! That's the message of Councillor Joe Virdiramo about a proposed study of different council models. Councillor Larry Hebert is asking for the report studying the composition of council. Hebert is recommending an at-large race for all of council rather than a combined ward and at large race.
Thunder Bay Fire and Rescue dealt with a house fire this morning. Officials say crews responded to the call in the 600 block of McPherson Street at around 2 o'clock. It took firefighters about 3 hours to get the blaze under control. There are no reports of any injuries at this time.
It was another successful year for the Bachelors Fight Breast Cancer event. Over 400 woman attended the event where 10 bachelors were auctioned off. Organizers say over 50 thousand dollars was raised and will go to the Northern Cancer Fund.