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Thunder Bay - Tuesday

Thunder Bay – Tuesday

Good to know. The Delta Hotel “valet” parking lot at the south end of Marina Park.  Hopefully if you have to park your car there overnight, you have lots of insurance. Who the hell knows what goes on there after dark? Still pounding away on that frozen ground MV Blacky MV Federal Weser <ahref=”https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/shipid:689552/mmsi:538006786/vessel:FEDERAL%20WELLAND”>MV Federal […]

The World – France Suspends Fuel Tax After “Yellow Vest” Riots

Macron Folds: France Suspends Fuel Tax Hike After “Yellow Vest” Riots With his popularity rating at record lows (recent polls put it at around 26%, on par with Hollande), his capital city burning and the populists he defeated during his stunning electoral victory last year making serious electoral inroads, French President Emmanuel Macron finally caved, […]

Thunder Bay – We Need To Know The Whole Story Before We Condemn The Police Officer’s Actions

‘I wanted to share the video to raise awareness:’ Hardy The woman who shared a video to social media showing what appears to be a member of the Thunder Bay Police Service striking an Indigenous youth said her goal was to raise awareness about what happens in the city and how people respond to it. […]

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

Click on any image to enlarge The daily meeting has started in the pedestrian overpass. Cars have found the benefit of using the new walkways leading out of the parking lot constructed 2016/17.  Maybe they will get plowed now that vehicles are driving on them? Still banging away on frozen ground. MV Blacky MV Federal […]

Thunder Bay – Policing The Unpolicable

Video appears to show TBPS officer striking an individual on a gurney A video has surfaced online that appears to show a member of the Thunder Bay Police Service hitting an individual on a gurney. The video was first shared to Facebook Saturday night. In the 21-second clip, an individual is seen on a gurney with […]

Thunder Bay - Sunday

Thunder Bay – Sunday

Continue to look for colour amongst the see of whites, greys and browns. Luckily for Thunder Bay, there is a lot of colourful trash laying all over the streets, sidwalks and boulevards. Tim Hortons   McDonald’s Beer cans Robin’s Liquor tickets Beer bottles this Mike’s Hard Lemonade bottle and then there is the vomit and […]

The World – Paris Is Burning

Paris riots: Cops fire tear gas at Yellow Vest protesters Hundreds of people have been injured across central Paris after anti-government protesters torched dozens of cars and set fire to storefronts in the worst riot the city has seen in a decade. French President Emmanuel Macron has asked for an evaluation of possible protest security […]

Thunder Bay - Saturday

Thunder Bay – Saturday

click on any image to enlarge Left over from Friday night’s Christmas in Bay and Algoma event. Funny how sidewalks can be covered with ice while streets are bare pavement. You know where pedestrians sit on the City of Thunder Bay’s priority list. Looks like vomit. What would a day be walking around the city […]