Tuesday, June 14, 2011
The Northern Policy Institute is taking shape. The think tank will help create economic development initiatives for the region. Minister of Northern Development Michael Gravelle says they've created the mandate of the institute. Gravelle adds the NPI's location should be announced by the end of the summer.
The Thunderwolves have added some big time beef to their line up. The Wolves have recruited 6'3'' forward Jason Grecica and 6'1'' defenceman Luke Maw for the upcoming season. Grecica is coming from the WHL and Maw played in OJHL last season.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 12:09 PM
The long job of shipping parts from Thunder Bay's port to Dorion's Wind Park is about to get underway. Harbour Master Guy Jarvis says the prep work is almost done and once the trucks start rolling it'll take about 2 and a half months to complete. Jarvis says the final ship load of parts should arrive next weekend.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 11:44 AM