Saturday, November 23, 2013

Lions Club Supports Hospital

The local Lions Club is giving $104,450 to the hospital's eye care program. The money will be used to help in the purchase of a new laser camera. Lions Spokesperson Robert Michels says the camera will make treatment more comfortable and speed up the process. Total cost for the camera is $185,000.

RIDE Program Partnership

Thunder Bay police services are partnering with Mac's Milk for this holiday season's RIDE campaign, aimed at stopping impaired driving. Traffic Sergeant David Bell says responsible drivers will be rewarded at their spot checks with a coupon redeemable for a hot beverage from Mac's. The Operation Heat Program runs from November 23rd to January 2nd.