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Body Found 
Newspapers  "Body Found," Flesherton Advance, 26 Apr 1883  No.98, Pg.3, Col.4
Sad Drowning Accident 
Newspapers  "Sad Drowning Accident," The Daily Journal (Thunder Bay District), 10 Sep 1894  John Matthews ; Graham and Horne ; Lumbering Full text available on microfilm
A Sad Drowning Fatality 
NewspapersText  "A Sad Drowning Fatality," Grimsby Independent, 12 Feb 1913, p. 1  Grimsby Historical Society Archives has only a partial front page of the Grimsby Independent for this date. Not all of the article is available.
Death Is A Mystery 
Newspapers  "Death Is A Mystery," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 13 Aug 1914  William Ray ; Kaministiquia River ; Gunshot wounds Full text available on microfilm
Nathan Mackie Was Drowned In Black Bay Sunday Night 
Newspapers  "Nathan Mackie Was Drowned In Black Bay Sunday Night," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 29 Oct 1914  Nathan Mackie ; Black Bay Full text available on microfilm
Neebing River Takes Life Of N. John St. Boy 
Newspapers  "Neebing River Takes Life Of N. John St. Boy," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Dec 1914  Neebing River ; Skating accident ; Ernest Stanley Smith Full text available on microfilm
Boy Is Drowned While Skating 
Newspapers  "Boy Is Drowned While Skating," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 7 Dec 1914  Ernest Smith ; Neebing River Full text available on microfilm
Boy Is Drowned In Current River 
Newspapers  "Boy Is Drowned In Current River," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 10 Dec 1914  Salo Peterson ; Current River Full text available on microfilm
Mud At Salisbury Reaches The Limit; Canadians Drown 
Newspapers  "Mud At Salisbury Reaches The Limit; Canadians Drown," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 7 Jan 1915  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; First Contingent ; 1st Contingent ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Full text available on microfilm
Body Of Frank Egan Is Found In Water 
Newspapers  "Body Of Frank Egan Is Found In Water," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 26 Apr 1915  Frank Egan ; Current River ; W.C. McFarlane finds the body Full text available on microfilm
Strange Story Of Frank Egan 
Newspapers  "Strange Story Of Frank Egan," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 27 Apr 1915  Frank Egan ; Current River Full text available on microfilm
Frank Egan Met Death By Drowning 
Newspapers  "Frank Egan Met Death By Drowning," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 29 Apr 1915  Frank Egan ; Current River Full text available on microfilm
Fishermen Find Body Of Unknown Man Near Bridge Over M'Intyre 
Newspapers  "Fishermen Find Body Of Unknown Man Near Bridge Over M'Intyre," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 5 May 1915  McIntyre River ; Unknown man ; Port Arthur Police Department Full text available on microfilm
Fort Man Drowns In Neebing River 
Newspapers  "Fort Man Drowns In Neebing River," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 22 May 1915  Alexander J. Milne ; Neebing River Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 23 Jun 1915  Near Drowning ; Clifford Walton ; Kaministiquia River ; Gillespie's Drug Store ; Victoria Avenue ; Fire damage ; John King ; George Street ; Apartment construction Full text available on microfilm
Father Is Drowned Same Day As Child Is Born 
Newspapers  "Father Is Drowned Same Day As Child Is Born," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 2 Jul 1915  John Joseph Smith ; Forest City (ship) ; Booth Dock ; Port Arthur docks Full text available on microfilm
Steps Off Dock In Darkness To Death In Waves 
Newspapers  "Steps Off Dock In Darkness To Death In Waves," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Jul 1915  John Joseph Smith ; Canadian Northern Railway dock ; Docks & Harbours ; Forest City (ship) ; Ship's Purser Full text available on microfilm
City Topics 
Newspapers  "City Topics," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 8 Jul 1915  John Joseph Smith ; Forest City (ship) ; Booth Dock ; Port Arthur docks Full text available on microfilm
Boy Saw His Chum Drown Was Too Much Frightened To Call For Assistance 
Newspapers  "Boy Saw His Chum Drown Was Too Much Frightened To Call For Assistance," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 13 Jul 1915  Current River swimming pool ; William Alfred Nokes (deceased) ; Kaministiquia River ; Arthur Rhodes (deceased) Full text available on microfilm
Two Lads Drowned At Play Yesterday 
Newspapers  "Two Lads Drowned At Play Yesterday," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 13 Jul 1915  Mission River ; Fort William ; Arthur Rhodes (deceased) ; Current River Park ; Port Arthur ; William Alfred Nokes (deceased) Full text available on microfilm
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