Saturday, December 4, 2010

Dinner and a movie

 Investors Group invited it's clients out for a special showing of the new Disney movie "Tangled" this morning.

Attendees were encouraged to bring a donation of non-perishable food to the event.

The donations will be going to Shelter House. 

Early morning robbery

Thunder Bay Police responded to an early morning robbery on West Frederica Street.

According to police a 17 year old male was walking in a laneway with two other teenagers who turned on him and took his iPOD and some cash at knife point. There was then a scuffle and the 17 year old was stabbed  in the stomach.

The two suspects were described as both being 16 years old. One was thin with light brown hair. The other has a medium build with blond hair. Both were wearing dark clothing.

Police are withholding the names of the individuals involved because of their age.

Fatal crash on Highway 11/17

There was a fatal accident last night on Highway 11/17 near Pearl.

A pick-up truck and a car collided head on.

The driver of the car, Gaetan St. Onge— a 45 year old man from Longlac—was pronounced dead at the scene. A female passenger riding in the car was taken by ambulance to Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre. Her condition is unknown. The pick-up truck’s driver and 3 passengers were taken there as well with non life-threatening injuries.

The highway was closed for just over four hours because of the accident.

The OPP are investigating the crash