Friday, October 14, 2011
Rainy River OPP are looking for a missing 16 year old girl. Belinda Paishk was reported missing last week and was last seen leaving her home to go to school. She did not return home and was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt and black pants. Belinda is described as 5'2" tall, 120 lbs, with short brownish blonde hair. She has brown eyes and two lip rings.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 5:46 PM
A new laneway around the Provincial Consolidated Courthouse is set to be named Monday night. Justice Lane is just one of the several names that were pitched for the roadway; the others include Barrister Lane and Chapples Lane. The lane on the South side of the court house will allow traffic to travel between Brodie and Archibald Streets.
The first phase of the Waterfront project isn't breaking the bank. That's part of a project update that will be given to Council Monday night by Acting Project Manager Paul Pepe. Pepe says they're on track to meet their funding deadlines and the project will be finished by October 31st. City Manager Tim Commisso has also formally requested the developers set a date for a public announcement about the hotel chain that will occupy the Prince Arthur's Landing.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 3:24 PM
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Confederation College Professor Lee Chambers is getting ready to release his book "The Pineville Heist". Chambers says he's working on getting the book made into a film. A book signing is taking place at Chapters on Saturday, October 22nd.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 2:08 PM
Canada Post wants to improve its delivery and shipping service. That was one of the goals outlined in an annual meeting held in Thunder Bay recently, President Deepak Chopra says affordability is key. Chopra notes they're also considering digital methods of delivering mail.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 1:30 PM
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The city has added a 130 year old painting to its art collection. The Piece depicts the sailboat Shamrock in front of the Sleeping Giant and was painted by Lucious Richard O'Brien. The painting was donated by 102 year old Burton Brown who lives in the North side of town.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 6:00 AM