The situation for Terrace Bay Pulp has gone from bad to worse. The mill is under creditors protection. Forestry Minister Michael Gravelle couldn't be reached but did send us a statement saying he hopes the facility can return to successful operation under new ownership.
OPP are investigating a fatal fire in Red Lake. The Blaze tore through a house yesterday and destroyed the building. OPP says a 49 year old woman was found inside the fire and they say the cause isn't suspicious.
A hole in the ice on the Kam River lead to police searching the area. Police Spokesperson Julie Tilbury says people in the area over the lunch hour say they saw foot prints leading to the hole. Tilbury says a search turned up nothing and if anyone did fall through they likely escaped.
Over 130 thousand dollars worth of marijuana is off the streets thanks to a huge police bust. Officers searched a pickup truck and a house Monday and found over 14 pounds of marijuana and cash. A 27 year old man and 26 year old woman have been arrested and are facing several charges.
There's no change in Keith Hobbs stand on city golf courses. He still believes at least one of them should be sold. His comments come as a new report states the courses will never make money. That report goes before city council on Monday.
Minneapolis TV stations will begin broadcasting in Thunder Bay on Shaw Cable starting on Tuesday. The company has been calling it's subscribers with an automated system informing them of the changeover from the Detroit and Rochester stations. The CRTC gave permission for the switch late last year.
The Michael Kelly murder trial is about to go to the jury. Justice John Wright will be giving his instructions to them this morning. In his closing address Crown Attorney Dan Mitchell told the six men and six women that there can be no doubt , based on the evidence presented, that Kelly was the killer of Judie Thibault He says the evidence showed Kelly told an undercover officer facts that only the killer would know about the case including the 22 calibre gun, the shot to the back of the head and the carpet her body was wrapped in.