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MNRF not taking steps to deal with lynx in Thunder Bay

Officials suggest residents call local police if they feel threatened or in danger. By Christina Jung, CBC News Posted: March 9, 2018

The Great Lakes: A fragile resource

The Great Lakes basin, or watershed, is home to more than 30 million American and Canadian citizens, for whom the lakes are an extraordinary resource. By Dan Grinthal | The Reporter, Rochester Institute of Technology | March 8, 2018

Passenger rail service may be revived between Minneapolis, Duluth

Feds say Northern Lights Express won't have significant impact on environment. By Janet Moore Star Tribune MARCH 7, 2018

DNR increases 10-year sustainable timber harvest target

Media Release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - Posted March 7, 2018

Drug Task Force Takes Over 3,000 Narcotic Pills Off Streets in Bust

On March 2, 2018, John Edward Heinonen, 60, of Thunder Bay, ON, was arrested by the Cook County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the United States Border Patrol and charged with 1st Degree Drug Possession. Media Release from Cook County Law Enforcement - Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Lonnie Dupre postpones Mount Hunter ascent

Grand Marais adventurer Lonnie Dupre was forced to postpone his ascent of Mount Hunter in Alaska due to a forecast of adverse weather conditions making climbing dangerous. March 7, 2018.

High Water Levels Continue On Lake Superior

The level on Lake Superior at the start of March is still 13 inches above the average and six inches higher than last year at this time. By Dave Strandberg of KDAL Radio - Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Coalition Heads to Washington in Support of Great Lakes Restoration

Wednesday and Thursday, a coalition representing business, industry, and environmental organizations will meet with members of Congress to rally support for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. By Tim Morrissey, Public News Service - WI - March 5, 2018

Cook County Sheriff's Office Weekly Report

From the Cook County Sheriff's Office - March 5, 2018. Find the report in the attached PDF.

Thunder Bay Airport experiencing unprecedented demand for parking spaces

Media Release from Thunder Bay International Airport Authority - March 1, 2018 More more information, contact Ed Schmidtke, President & CEO, Thunder Bay International Airports Authority 807.473.2600
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