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click on any image to enlarge Staying low to the ground. Still hanging in there. There are supposed to be metal posts installed in these locations at the corner of Bay and Algoma Street. The above photo shows the posts installed last year at the same intersection on the other side of Bay Street. The […]
Problems with a global warming study. Turns out the study shows that ocean temps increase rates are average or below. Major Math Error Puts Widely-Cited Global Warming Study On Ice An widely-circulated study which concluded that global warming is far worse than previously thought has been called into question by a math error, reports the Daily Caller‘s Michael […]
City must do better to lower smoking rates Fifteen years after Thunder Bay enacted its smoking bylaw and outlawed the habit in bars and restaurants, a leading anti-tobacco expert says the city needs to do more in order to drastically lower the region’s smoking rate. Rob Cunningham, a senior policy analyst with the Canadian Cancer […]
There is a Lakehead University Engineering student who is having his degree held for ransom by the school. Yes, its true. Let me tell the story. This student was finishing up his Masters this summer. He was to hand in his thesis in early August. Oral defence of thesis before Examining Committee at the […]
Online election snafus in dozens of Ontario communities raise systemic questions A major online voting issue that forced more than 50 communities in Ontario to extend municipal election voting hours prompted questions on Tuesday about the integrity of the balloting process. One candidate, forced to wait more than 24 hours longer to find out that […]
click on any image to enlarge See anything that can be recycled in there? It does not matter because this is all going to the landfill. The unheralded Thunder Bay hero picking up trash along Algoma Street. I see him doing this regularly. No awards from City Hall. No photo ops with politicians. I assume […]