Day: April 28, 2018

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KAMINISTIQUIA RIVER RESCUE – DEER EDITION

KAMINISTIQUIA RIVER RESCUE – DEER EDITION

A group of people were enjoying the sunset views next to the Kaministiquia River near Island drive, when an unexpected turn of events unfolded before their eyes. There was a few deer on the ice, walking around and enjoying the sunset as well. Then one of the deer must have wandered over to some thin...

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NEEBING RIVER WATER RESCUE – SIMPSON STREET BRIDGE

NEEBING RIVER WATER RESCUE – SIMPSON STREET BRIDGE

Just before 8:00 pm this evening, a male was in the middle of the Neebing River, near the Simpson Street Bridge. Eyewitnesses on the scene told TRCCTB.COM in an interview that the male was screaming and swearing with a heavy slur. Shortly after that, the call was made to 911 to request assistance for the...

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UP TO 450 KASHECHEWAN EVACUEES ENTERING CITY

UP TO 450 KASHECHEWAN EVACUEES ENTERING CITY

Thunder Bay, the city with the giant heart, opens its doors to over 350 Kashechewan evacuees. Kashehewan citizens started arriving by airplane Saturday afternoon after the first nation declared a state of emergency over possible flooding. The first nation is on the Albany River, near James Bay, and is prone to flooding, which resulted in...

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EARLY MORNING HOME INVASION

EARLY MORNING HOME INVASION

A REAL Concerned Citizen reported that this morning their home was broken into while they were home. The suspects gained access to the home, and quickly removed a duffel bag and searched through it in the front yard. It was at this point that the residents dialled 911 while one of their roommates held down...

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FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION

FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION

(OPINION) – A few people have come forward demanding that photos of motor vehicle collisions not be posted. The common reasoning among the complaints has been that friends and family don’t have enough time to find out that their loved one has passed if there is a fatality in the crash. One of the OPP...

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COLLISION: ARTHUR STREET

COLLISION: ARTHUR STREET

Two vehicles collided on Arthur Street around 1:40 pm today. Witnesses tell us that two pick-up trucks were involved, with one truck having its airbags deployed. Thunder Bay Fire Rescue, Superior North EMS, and Thunder Bay Police Service were on scene. Two lanes of a small section of Arthur street have been closed ensure the safety of...

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6 MILLION DOLLAR FRAUD BUST

6 MILLION DOLLAR FRAUD BUST

(LONDON, ON) – Members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) London Financial Crime Unit have charged an individual with defrauding the public of over six (6) million dollars stemming from a 12-month investigation into securities-based frauds being perpetrated against Canadians. The investigation began in April 2017 when a London resident alerted the RCMP to an elaborate scheme to...

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BALMORAL ROAD CLOSURE

BALMORAL ROAD CLOSURE

Starting Monday, April 30, a section of Balmoral Street, located between John Street and Oliver Road, will be closed to through traffic for about three weeks for storm sewer construction. Local traffic will be allowed at each end of the construction site. Motorists are asked to use extra caution and to obey all posted signage....