Day: October 16, 2018

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(UPDATED): YOUTUBE is DOWN

(UPDATED): YOUTUBE is DOWN

(WORLDWIDE) – YouTube’s Twitter has acknowledged that the service is currently down and the team are working to resolve the issue. (UPDATE: back on as of 10:41 pm EST, most videos working, some are not yet) An estimated millions of people are without the video streaming service as of right now. Users are facing server...

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FEMALE CHARGED FOLLOWING FATAL FIRE

FEMALE CHARGED FOLLOWING FATAL FIRE

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Thunder Bay Police Service have investigated the fire at 6 Trillium Way and as a result, have charged a 48-year-old woman. The investigation by the Criminal Investigation Branch saw the woman taken into custody and charged criminally. The woman is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday morning, and will be facing...

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NUDE SHARK SWIMMER ARRESTED BY TBAY OPP

NUDE SHARK SWIMMER ARRESTED BY TBAY OPP

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Thunder Bay Ontario Provincial Police have arrested the man who had just recently allegedly assaulted a man at Medieval Times in Toronto, then went for a nude swim with the sharks at Ripley’s Aquarium friday night. The suspect was arrested around 4:40 pm about 25 minutes west of Thunder Bay, after a...

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FOOD RECALL WARNING: ENSURE & OTHERS

FOOD RECALL WARNING: ENSURE & OTHERS

(CANADA) – A nationwide recall has been issued for multiple types of liquid nutrition products that come in metal cans. The recall was issued originally issued on September 23rd, 2018 but has since been updated as of October 15th, 2018 with additional information. The recall was sparked due to a possible bacteria contamination. The company impacted...

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STILL MISSING: PLEASE SHARE

STILL MISSING: PLEASE SHARE

(BIG ISLAND FIRST NATION, ON) – The Treaty Three Police and Rainy River District Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are currently looking for a missing person and investigating the circumstances around the male’s disappearance. Bradley KIRKRUDE Jr. (26 years of age) of Big Island First Nation Territory was reported missing on October 8, 2018 after he...

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CITY UNVEILS INDUCTEES INTO WOMENS HISTORY MONTH EXHIBIT

CITY UNVEILS INDUCTEES INTO WOMENS HISTORY MONTH EXHIBIT

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Each year in October, to coincide with Women’s History Month, new inductees are added to the City of Thunder Bay Women’s History Month online exhibit. The exhibit recognizes and celebrates women of all ages who played important roles in the history and development of our city. The original launch of this...

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TWO FIREARMS STOLEN

TWO FIREARMS STOLEN

(DRYDEN, ON) – The Dryden Police Service say that on October 14, 2018, they received a report that 2 firearms were stolen out of a truck that was parked overnight on Beaver Avenue in Dryden. Stolen was a .22 caliber Rifle and a 12 gauge shot gun. Dryden Police have laid charges of Careless Storage of...

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DOUGIE FORD TALKS WEED PUFFS

DOUGIE FORD TALKS WEED PUFFS

(ONTARIO) – Today, Premier Doug Ford delivered remarks at the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Association Annual General Meeting, focusing on law enforcement’s role in the protection of public health and safety within the province’s tightly regulated private cannabis retail marketplace. “Our government will never compromise on our commitment to the people of Ontario when it comes...

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POLICE TALK ABOUT WEED USE

POLICE TALK ABOUT WEED USE

(ONTARIO) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) say they are committed to the health, safety and wellness of their members and the communities they serve. Maintaining a drug and alcohol-free workplace is a crucial step to fulfilling that commitment. As a safety-sensitive workplace, all OPP members must report to work fit for duty. A member is...

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STRIKE: NURSES WALK OFF THE JOB

STRIKE: NURSES WALK OFF THE JOB

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Ontario Nurses Association has declared a strike. On Monday, October 15, negotiations for a collective agreement between the TBDHU and its public health nurses (members of the Ontario Nurses’ Association – ONA) took place. ONA members rejected the Health Unit’s final contract offer and walked off the job this morning,...