Saturday, December 22, 2012

18 Year Old Charged Following Collision

An 18-year-old Thunder Bay man has a court date in the New Year following a collision involving two cars early this morning at the intersection of Tupper Street and Prospect Avenue. No one was injured but the man was charged for driving with over 80 milligrams of alcohol in his blood. Thunder Bay Police want to remind people not to drink and drive.

Outbreaks at Roseview Manor and Hilldale Gardens

Officials at the Health Unit have declared an outbreak of respiratory illness at Hilldale Gardens Retirement Living along with an outbreak of influenza A at Roseview Manor. In an attempt to contain this illness, family and friends are asked to limit visits to the facilities and to contact them for more information. The Health Unit is urging people to stay at home and refrain from visiting hospitals, long-term care facilities and retirement homes when feeling unwell to avoid spreading infections to those most vulnerable.