New president of Citizens with Disabilities - Ontario, Pat Seed is very happy about being elected. Seed, who is from Thunder Bay says she is eager to deal with the issues of the disabled. Seed has lived with total blindness her entire life and has worked with CWDO since 2006.
The damp weather in our region has not slowed down the forest fires. A total of 81 fires are currently burning in the region affecting over 100 thousand hectares of forest. Currently there is 1 fire burning in both the Thunder Bay and Dryden districts and 4 fires in the Nipigon district.