Thursday, November 24, 2011
A prisoner is back in Police custody after a short taste of freedom this afternoon. Officials say the man escaped from a police van at the Arthur Street Court House just after 3:30. The man was in handcuffs and was picked up on Selkirk Avenue a short time later.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 5:21 PM
Northwestern Ontario's Immigration Portal has been operating out of Thunder Bay for over a year. The organization will be providing an update to City Council on Monday. The web portal has drawn interest from across the world.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 8:52 AM
Resolute Forest Products is curtailing its paper-making operations in Fort Frances for the rest of the year. The company cites poor market conditions for the five-week shutdown of its paper machines that starts next week. About 100 employees will be impacted. Operations at the kraft mill are not effected. It's the third work stoppage at the paper mill this year.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 8:44 AM