Day: November 7, 2018

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Pinty’s GSOC Primetime Day 2

Pinty’s GSOC Primetime Day 2

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Tournament Center hosted another packed house for the evening draw on day 2 at the Pinty’s GSOC. An eventful couple ends for Team Gushue and Epping. After both teams exchanged singles, they each popped 4 back to back to even it up 5-5 after 4. Gushue went on to...

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“BREAKING BAD” MOVIE COMING SOON

“BREAKING BAD” MOVIE COMING SOON

(ENTERTAINMENT) – Are you a Breaking Bad fan? Most people are, it was one of the best, if not THE best TV shows of all time, in my opinion, and many others. The Hollywood Reporter says a Breaking Bad movie is in the works! Creator Vince Gilligan is working on it too, so you know...

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FIFTH WHEEL BLAZE HEATS UP

FIFTH WHEEL BLAZE HEATS UP

(SHUNIAH, ON) – A serious fire has roasted this evening just north of the city. Shuniah Fire & Emergency Services along with the Ontario Provincial Police responded to the scene of a vehicle fire. A fifth wheel had been fully engulfed in flames upon firefighters arrival around 7:30 pm this evening. Initially there was some concern...

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POLICE TEST BODY CAMERAS

POLICE TEST BODY CAMERAS

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service will deploy six Body Worn Cameras as part of a pilot project on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. The TBPS wishes to inform those who live in Thunder Bay and the surrounding areas that their interactions with our officers may or may not be recorded. At this time...

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LARGE CRYSTAL METH BUST

LARGE CRYSTAL METH BUST

(DRYDEN, ON) – On November 06, 2018 at approximately 9:00 p.m. officers from the Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, Community Street Crime Unit and the Dryden Police Service executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant on a Dryden residence. Police seized 284 grams of Methamphetamine with a street value of approximately $56800.00, drug trafficking...

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GUNS, DRUGS & TORONTO GANG MEMBERS

GUNS, DRUGS & TORONTO GANG MEMBERS

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service executed a search warrant on an apartment in the 100 block of Secord Street at about 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6. During the search officers seized a loaded handgun, 20 grams of a substance believed to be Fentanyl, 14 grams of a substance believed to be...

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DEAD BODY: CURRENT RIVER

DEAD BODY: CURRENT RIVER

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A number of reports came into our newsroom today about the possible dead body found in Current River. Citizens have reported a large police presence, along with Superior North EMS arriving on location, but left shortly after without extracting anyone. Thunder Bay Fire Rescue was also on location initially, but have...

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HUGE TOBACCO BUST

HUGE TOBACCO BUST

(IGNACE, ON) – On November 02, 2018 at approximately 8:20 p.m. officers from the Ignace Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop for a Highway Traffic Act offence on Highway 17, in the Township of Ignace. As a result of the traffic stop, officers seized 75,000 unmarked cigarettes with a total...

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BREAK & ENTER, THEFT, BREACH OF PROBATION

BREAK & ENTER, THEFT, BREACH OF PROBATION

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Appearing in courtroom 102 on October 17th, Thunder Bay is 48-year-old Laura McIssac. His Honour, Justice Frank Valente is presiding, along with Crown Attorney Andrew Sadler and defence lawyer David Bruzzese. McIsaac stands about 5’9″ tall, has some purple dye in her shorter hair, roughly lower ear level, and is very...

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Day 2 at Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling

Day 2 at Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Day 2 at the Pinty’s Team Koivula began their tournament play against Van Drop. After a slow start and a 4 point deficit, the team battled back. Two solid ends they got their deuce and stole 2 in the fourth tied things up. After coming through with a 3 in the 6th...

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RADON LEVELS HIGH

RADON LEVELS HIGH

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Radon is an invisible, odourless radioactive gas that can be found in homes across Canada. It is produced naturally in the ground as uranium breaks down. The resulting gas can seep through cracks in the foundation, pipe openings, sump pits, and other openings into your home. Although it is present in almost...

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WANTED WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7th, 2018

WANTED WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7th, 2018

(THUNDER BAY, ON) –  An interesting line up on this weeks Wanted Wednesday program, brought to us by the Thunder Bay Police Service. This is the first week in a while that we have been blessed with a full 4 wanted suspects. Keep your eyes peeled for these wanted suspects. We also, as usual, have...