Friday, November 25, 2011
Thunder Bay City council will be asked to fork over 20 thousand dollars to help with an upcoming medical conference. The Dean of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine Roger Strasser will be speaking to council to ask for transportation costs for the October 2012 conference. Strasser says the 600 delegates will bring in big economic benefits for the city and the conference will also increase our global profile.
Councillor Trevor Giertuga says for every action there is a reaction and in the case of Henry Wojak there was consequences. Giertuga says Mr Wojak has been barred from speaking at the coming council meeting because of foul language and an inappropriate gesture.
The Prisoner who is charged with escaping police custody yesterday is the 22 year charged in connection to this week's Mac's Mart Robbery. Police officials say the prisoner ran away from officers when he was being taken into the Court House on Arthur Street. Patrol officers quickly picked him up on Selkirk Avenue and charged is Ryan Deluney .