Day: September 20, 2018

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THEFT SPREE CONTINUES IN NEEBING

THEFT SPREE CONTINUES IN NEEBING

(THUNDER BAY, ON) On September 18, 2018, at approximately 8:29 p.m., an officer from the Thunder Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a theft that occurred at a residence on Highway 595 in the Municipality of Neebing. During the daytime hours, between 10:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., unknown...

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POLICE SEEK TIPS: PICCADILLY SHOOTING

POLICE SEEK TIPS: PICCADILLY SHOOTING

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service are requesting the assistance of the public. Police are looking for information to assist the investigation of the shooting that occurred in the area of Piccadilly Avenue on Sept. 17, 2018 between the hours of 4:30 and 6 a.m. The police request the public contact them with...

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LOCAL MAN BANNED FROM OWNING ANIMALS 5 YEARS

LOCAL MAN BANNED FROM OWNING ANIMALS 5 YEARS

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A 56-year-old Thunder Bay man has been convicted of neglect under provincial animal welfare legislation following an investigation relating to the treatment of dogs in his care. Brent Myslicki pled guilty on Friday, Sept. 14 in a Thunder Bay Provincial Offences Court of permitting an animal to be in distress and failing...

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BEWCYK CHARGED WITH SEXUAL ASSAULT & SEXUAL INTERFERNCE OF A CHILD

BEWCYK CHARGED WITH SEXUAL ASSAULT & SEXUAL INTERFERNCE OF A CHILD

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Appearing in courtroom 104 today of the Thunder Bay Courthouse via video from the Thunder Bay District Jail is 70-year-old Michael Danial Bewcyk. Her Worship, Justice of the Peace Jennifer Neill is presiding along with Provincial Crown Attorney Jane-Ann McGill and duty counsel lawyer Lianne Roberge. Bewcyk is being charge with...

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DRUG TRAFFICKERS BUSTED

DRUG TRAFFICKERS BUSTED

(KINGSTON, ON) – Between September 17th and 18th, 2018 the Royal Canadian Mounted Police’s (RCMP) Serious and Organized Crime (SOC) team arrested three drug traffickers who had been supplying prescription opiates to northern Ontario communities. In October 2017, the Mushkegowuk Tribal Council which consists of First Nations in James Bay Region of northern Ontario declared a state of emergency as a...

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT: RAINFALL

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT: RAINFALL

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Environment  Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for the City of Thunder Bay and some surrounding areas regarding rainfall that is expected tonight and tomorrow. The following statement was issued at 6:47 am today: Special weather statement in effect for: City of Thunder Bay Marathon Schreiber Nipigon Rossport Significant rainfall...