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Human remains 400+ years old found at Nipigon construction site

Human remains 400+ years old found at Nipigon construction site

Work had to stopped at a highway project in Nipigon on May 21 after the remains of a centuries-old Indigenous man were located
VIDEO: Rare white moose captured on camera in northwestern Ontario

VIDEO: Rare white moose captured on camera in northwestern Ontario

Several Thunder Bay residents saw the moose at a marsh with three other moose.
Burton Avenue makes top 5 of northern worst roads list

Burton Avenue makes top 5 of northern worst roads list

While Greater Sudbury is renowned for its poor roads, North Bay dominated the northern worst roads list in 2024, claiming three of the top five spots
VIDEO: Near head-on collision with off-duty officer leads to arrest

VIDEO: Near head-on collision with off-duty officer leads to arrest

Transport driver crossed into oncoming traffic on Highway 17 near Bruce Mines, police say
'There’s always been people there': Decades-old photos offer unique look at the Far North

'There’s always been people there': Decades-old photos offer unique look at the Far North

70 years ago, John Macfie captured life in the North while travelling for work, the snapshots uncovered by a Willow Cree writer are offering a unique glimpse into the past
Safe rides, good deeds all in a day’s work for Uride

Safe rides, good deeds all in a day’s work for Uride

Northern-created ridesharing app makes foray into Latin America
Dead dog found hanging from tree in Sault

Dead dog found hanging from tree in Sault

39-year-old dog owner was arrested and charged with animal cruelty
New drone delivery system could revolutionize Northern healthcare

New drone delivery system could revolutionize Northern healthcare

Thunder Bay pharmacy has partnered with a GTA-based health-tech company for what could be a game-changing pilot project.
Northern mining execs lauded for industry contributions

Northern mining execs lauded for industry contributions

Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum handed out awards on May 13
Sault father disappointed Ford government stopped debate on sexual assault bill

Sault father disappointed Ford government stopped debate on sexual assault bill

Dad of murder victim travelled to Queen's Park to support 'Lydia's Law,' a bill seeking to find out why thousands of sexual assault cases in Ontario are thrown out of court