The pre-inquest into the death of 15 year old Reggie Bushie is over. It was adjourned today after the Nishnawbe Aski Nation applied to have the case sent to Ontario's Chief Coroner. A Regional Coroners Spokesperson says the joint inquest would examine the deaths of Reggie Bushie as well as six other teens who died while attending high school in Thunder Bay.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
City Police are naming the 67-year old man who died in a motor vehicle collision on Saturday night on Northern Avenue. Martin John Amos died in the crash. The Special investigations unit is in charge of the case because city police were trying to pull over a reported stolen vehicle that eventually hit Martin's vehicle.
OPP are happy to report they found a missing elderly couple. The Minnesota couple went boating on Lac Des Milles Lake and didn't return to their campsite at Pine Point Resort on Monday. The North West Region Emergency Response Team with the assistance of a Ministry of Natural Resources Helicopter Unit found the couple on the lake later that evening. They had experienced trouble with the boat motor.
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Several family pets passed away this morning in a fire at a two story home on East Donald Street. Thunder Bay Fire Platoon Chief Les Newman says there's heavy smoke and fire damage to the main and second floors. Investigators will be on the scene later today looking for the cause of the fire.
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The City and it's workers have a new collective agreement. 600 unionized Municipal Workers approved an agreement that includes a modest wage increase in each year of the four-year agreement. They've been without a contract since 2011.
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