Latest Thunder Bay Stories

2014-06-11 23:02:57

It's An Honour!, a new travelling exhibit educating citizens about the Canadian System of Honours, will be making a stop in Thunder Bay, Ontario on June 13th and 14th. Thunder Bay, ON (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 The community of Thunder Bay and surrounding areas are invited to visit It’s An Honour!, a new travelling exhibit about the Canadian Honours System that is now making its way across the country. Over the next year, it will continue to journey to schools, community centres, special...

2014-04-09 08:25:05

The exciting show will be broadcast on CKPR-TV TBTV- Thunder Bay Television during the month of April. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Viewpoints Industry TV producers are excited to announce April air dates for Thunder Bay, Ontario. It is the largest city in Northwestern Canada and is the regional commercial, medical and administrative center. It is also area with forestry services, and one in which most of its industry is in the pubic sector. The city is...

2014-03-18 04:20:10

OTTAWA, March 18, 2014 /CNW/ - With the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway facing the thickest and broadest ice cover in years, the Canadian Shipowners Association (CSA) is extremely concerned that Canada's ice-breakers will not be able to create and maintain the routes needed to move key cargo to Canadian and American industries. The Canadian Coast Guard is doing its utmost to work with resources across a large geographical area subject to heavy ice, but this situation is...

2013-11-02 23:01:30

The health and medical show will air on CBC affiliate CHEX-TV throughout the month. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) November 02, 2013 The producers of Health Briefs TV are pleased to announce air dates for Thunder Bay, Ontario. This idyllic municipality in Northwestern Ontario, Canada is located at the head of Lake Superior and caters to the commercial, administrative and medical research sectors. Its economy is supported from many major employers with the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences...

2013-08-27 23:28:19

Thunder Bay Hospital has switched to using trade show displays in a unique way to raise awareness on serious health issues among young individuals. Clear Lake, MN (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Trade show displays are often used in trade events and sales booths but a hospital in Thunder Bay, Ontario is using trade displays to raise awareness on serious health issues among young individuals. The Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre is a state-of-the-art acute care facility that...

Image 1 - Divers Retrieve Prehistoric Wood From Lake Huron
2011-12-13 03:54:49

[ Watch the Video ] Under the cold clear waters of Lake Huron, University of Michigan researchers have found a five-and-a-half foot-long, pole-shaped piece of wood that is 8,900 years old. The wood, which is tapered and beveled on one side in a way that looks deliberate, may provide important clues to a mysterious period in North American prehistory. "This was the stage when humans gradually shifted from hunting large mammals like mastodon and caribou to fishing, gathering and...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.