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Water incidents keep police busy 
Newspapers  "Water incidents keep police busy," Thunder Bay Source, 26 Oct 2017, p. 8  From November 2016 through the end of September of this year ; Thunder Bay Police Service ; investigated 366 incidents ; "directed waterways patrols" ; photo Full text available on microfilm.
City happy with its inquiry progress 
Newspapers  "City happy with its inquiry progress," Thunder Bay Source, 31 Aug 2017, p. 13  city officials say they are making progress ; recommendations arising from last year's inquest ; deaths of seven Indigenous students ; City manager Norm Gale ; ticking off boxes is not the goal ; photo Full text available on microfilm.
Going for cleaner shorelines 
Newspapers  "Going for cleaner shorelines," Chronicle-Journal, 25 Oct 2016, A1  great Canadian Shorline Cleanup ; McVicar Creek ; volunteers ; photo Full text available on microfilm
51 kilograms of garbage in 1 1/2 hours 
Newspapers  "51 kilograms of garbage in 1 1/2 hours," Chronicle-Journal, 21 Aug 2016, A3  Kaministiquia River ; Kam River Park ; cleanup ; Thomas Pesek ; 20 volunteer ; EcoSuperior staff ; photo Full text available on microfilm
River group eyes expansion 
Newspapers  "River group eyes expansion," Chronicle-Journal, 30 Dec 2013, A1  Ontario Rivers Alliance ; $35,000 donation ; boost membership ; fund raise ; retool website ; watchdog ; run of the river hydro stations ; Northern Ontario full text available on microfilm
Gone fishin' 
NewspapersImageText  "Gone fishin'," Oakville Beaver, 5 Jul 2013, p. 6  Stream of Dreams
No flow from late snow 
Newspapers  "No flow from late snow," Chronicle-Journal, 1 May 2013, A1  spring snow storms ; Northwestern Ontario ; not expected ; create ; torrent ; melt water flow full text available on microfilm
Safety issue: Central Lake Ontario Conservation warns Oshawa residents to take care around creeks 
NewspapersText  "Safety issue: Central Lake Ontario Conservation warns Oshawa residents to take care around creeks," Oshawa This Week (Oshawa, ON: Metroland Media; DurhamRegion.com), 13 Mar 2013, p. 13 
Body recovered from Kenora river 
Newspapers  "Body recovered from Kenora river," Chronicle-Journal, 8 Mar 2013, A3  provincial police ; investigation ; possible drowning ; Winnipeg River ; Kenora ; body recovered ; post-mortem ; cause of death full text available on microfilm
Woman has close call in river 
Newspapers  "Woman has close call in river," Chronicle-Journal, 23 Jun 2012, A2  Thunder Bay ; police ; public caution ; high water levels ; 40 year old woman ; swept away ; Current River ; photo full text available on microfilm
Rivers to get lampricide treatment 
Newspapers  "Rivers to get lampricide treatment," Chronicle-Journal, 29 Feb 2012, A3  10 rivers ; east and west ; Thunder Bay ; treatment ; kill ; sea lamprey full text available on microfilm
Close call on ice prompts police to issue reminder 
Newspapers  "Close call on ice prompts police to issue reminder," Chronicle-Journal, 28 Jan 2012, A3  23 year old Thunder Bay man ; fell through ice ; Kaministiquia River ; made it safely back to shore ; police ; tracks ; hole in ice ; search ; photo full text available on microfilm
Hole in ice causes scare 
Newspapers  "Hole in ice causes scare," Chronicle-Journal, 27 Jan 2012, A1  Thunder Bay Police ; Kaministiquia River ; hole ; ice ; footprints ; ice and water search ; nobody found ; police request ; person come forward ; so case file can be closed ; photo full text available on microfilm
Group to go to bat for Northern rivers 
Newspapers  "Group to go to bat for Northern rivers," Chronicle-Journal, 25 Feb 2011, A1  protection ; Northern Ontario ; remote rivers ; Ontario Rivers Alliance ; paddling better than hydro development ; ontarioriversalliance.ca full text available on microfilm
Green group scores a victory 
Newspapers  Brampton Guardian, 20 Nov 2009, p. 1  Region Official Plan Amendment (ROPA) 21; Peel Region Official Plan Review (PROPR)
Unfriendly Waters...And Other Dangers For The Northern Home 
Newspapers  "Unfriendly Waters...And Other Dangers For The Northern Home," Lake Superior Magazine, Oct 2009  Ontario Power Generation ; Dog Lake Dam ; Water levels ; Kaministiquia ; Flooding ; Photo
"Dropping a line in the Ganny" 
Newspapers  Amsden, Ted, "Dropping a line in the Ganny", Northumberland Today.com (Cobourg, ON), 2 Mar 2009, 3:2 
Retirement home evacuated to Orillia, il. 
Newspapers  "Retirement home evacuated to Orillia, il.," Daily Packet & Times, 29 Dec 2008, p. 1 
Girl rescued from raging river, il. 
Newspapers  "Girl rescued from raging river, il.," Daily Packet & Times, 25 Aug 2008, p. 1 
Officials brace for floods 
Newspapers  "Officials brace for floods," Daily Packet & Times, 19 Mar 2008, p. 1 
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