Thunder Bay - Friday

Thunder Bay – Friday

Cold outside soo no many photos today. Still there. Snow removed in Marina park has been dumped here Snowperson was assaulted. Chronicle Journal trash on Pier 1?  Could be.  Strong enough wind blowing from the right direction will do it. Small crowd. Went through an empty overpass later. Strong smell of Marijuana smoke.  Better for […]

Thunder Bay - Thursday

Thunder Bay – Thursday

Thought I might try some macro shots today. Someone missing a sock? Someone busy stapling these things all over the north  end of the city This one was torn off Still there Ironic that the City of Thunder Bay is collecting money from hotel guests that will be used to promote tourism but it still […]

Canada – State of Emergency Declared In Cat Lake

State of emergency declared in Cat Lake First Nation With nearly 90 homes recommended for demolition, Cat Lake First Nation’s chief and council have declared a state of life and public health emergency. In a statement issued by the band, leadership, under Chief Matthew Keewaykapow, says the poor state of housing in the community, located […]

Thunder Bay - Wednesday

Thunder Bay – Wednesday

Click on any image to enlarge Every time you get a sunny day with clear blue skies, this building stands out. same with this one Still there More than a northern think tank counts on provincial support. I believe that if Queens Park and Ottawa withdrew all of their financial funding in this city, this […]

Thunder Bay – Council Delays Decision On Police Budget. Needs to Get Money From Ottawa. They Have Millions For An Art Gallery.

Council delays decision on police budget increase to address OIPRD recommendations A $1-million ask from the city police force to address recommendations in the Office of the Independent Police Review Director report is putting a stranglehold on the municipal budget process. Thunder Bay city council met Tuesday night to review the proposed 2019 budget, with the Thunder […]

Thunder Bay - Tuesday

Thunder Bay – Tuesday

Click on any image to enlarge Still there. Just what in the hell happened here? Lots of these laying around   Hauling snow from the Pier 3 parking lot to this newly created snow dump down at the southern end of Marina Park Just in case you were not sure. Lots of yellow snow patches […]

Thunder Bay -Police Searching For Suspect

Police searching for suspect in Court Street area City police, with rifles out and the K-9 unit mobilized, are searching a section of the downtown north core after a mid-afternoon incident. Police on Monday afternoon have blocked off sections of Johnson Avenue and Court Street, between Bay Street and Cornwall Avenue, and taped off a […]

Thunder Bay – Art Gallery Received Less Than They Thought

New art gallery receives $3.5 million from FedNor Funding for the construction of a new art gallery on the city’s waterfront is just 10 per cent away from its $33 million total cost following another commitment from the federal government. The project received $3.5 million through the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, bringing […]

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

Plastered on a bus shelter.  I wonder how long it will take the people who put the poster up to take it down.  No by-law against this? This was erected back in 2012 as a place to posters other than taping them onto poles. Does not look like its working.  Nobody care about having this […]

Thunder Bay - Townsend's Solitaire 2

Thunder Bay – Townsend’s Solitaire 2

Once again, not the greatest photos. Still better than last time. This bird just showed up, looked comfortable but when I tried to ease my way around to get a better shot, it flew away.  A sunny day might be nice.