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On the Main Street 
NewspapersImageText  "On the Main Street," Daily Post, 17 May 1967 
Citizen Loses Eye When Dynamite In Box Explodes 
Newspapers  "Citizen Loses Eye When Dynamite In Box Explodes," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Jun 1929  Joseph Shaffer ; Western Scrap Iron and Metal Company ; Elsie Burgard ; G.F. Farrell Full text available on microfilm
Blast Fatal To One while Three Injured 
Newspapers  "Blast Fatal To One while Three Injured," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 28 Sep 1932, p. 1  John Larenchuk ; John Cooper ; Oscar Salvail ; Heikka Peraia ; Orient Bay ; Gasoline explosion ; Boat houses Full text available on microfilm
Boy Suffers Grave Injury In 30ft. Fall 
Newspapers  "Boy Suffers Grave Injury In 30ft. Fall," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 4 Sep 1936, p. 1  Bill Trech ; Fell off ladder ; Coal docks ; Joseph Prymak ; Fred Bodnar ; John Besignano ; Imperial Oil Company Full text available on microfilm
Burned In Gas Tank Explosion 
Newspapers  "Burned In Gas Tank Explosion," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 May 1946, p. 1  Cancar ; Canadian Car and Foundry ; Wesley Gerrish ; Gas tank explosion ; Frances Gray ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Blast Injured Recovering 
Newspapers  "Blast Injured Recovering," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 May 1946, p. 1  Cancar ; Canadian Car and Foundry ; Wesley Gerrish ; Gas tank explosion ; Frances Gray Full text available on microfilm
8 Men Injured In Staff House Fire 
Newspapers  "8 Men Injured In Staff House Fire," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 28 Mar 1947, p. 1  Great Lakes Lumber and Shipping Ltd. ; Staff house ; William Chepil ; James Dennis ; Y. Otsu ; Joseph Prokolovich ; Jerry Bortolyni ; Alex Mika ; Ralph Cummings ; George Kenoro ; Mission River ; Fire damage ; Water damage ; McKellar Hospital ; Nurses ; Stella Round ; Iris Chehowy ; Photo Full text...
Rebuilding Of Fire-Gutted Sawmill Dormitory Pushed 
Newspapers  "Rebuilding Of Fire-Gutted Sawmill Dormitory Pushed," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Mar 1947, p. 1  Great Lakes Lumber and Shipping Ltd. ; Staff house ; Mission River ; Rebuilding staff house ; William Chepil ; James Dennis ; Y. Otsu ; Joseph Prokolovich ; Jerry Bortolyni ; Alex Mika ; Ralph Cummings ; George Kenoro ; Mission River ; Fire damage ; Water damage ; McKellar Hospital Full text...
$400,000 Damage At B.A. Oil Plant 
Newspapers  "$400,000 Damage At B.A. Oil Plant," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Sep 1947, p. 1  British American Oil Company (office and warehouse) ; Memorial Avenue ; Port Arthur ; Port Arthur Fire Department ; Fire department investigations ; Fort William Fire Department ; C.R. Willis ; Fire Damage ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
B.A. Oil Fire Loss Is Set At $25,000 
Newspapers  "B.A. Oil Fire Loss Is Set At $25,000," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 20 Sep 1947, p. 1  British American Oil Company (office and warehouse) ; Memorial Avenue ; Port Arthur ; Port Arthur Fire Department ; Fire department investigations ; Fort William Fire Department ; C.R. Willis ; Fire Damage Full text available on microfilm
Stubborn Blaze Is Battled All Night; Fireman Is Hurt 
Newspapers  "Stubborn Blaze Is Battled All Night; Fireman Is Hurt," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Feb 1951, p. 1  Fort William Fire Department ; Canada Iron Foundries Ltd. ; Montreal Street ; E.C. Bourke ; Fire damage ; William Probert ; E. Roberts (injured fireman) Full text available on microfilm
City Man Killed in PA Accident 
Newspapers  "City Man Killed in PA Accident," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 4 Apr 1921, p. 1  Pulp and Paper Industry ; Paper Mills ; Abitibi ; Robert Erkkila ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Resident Killed in Mishap 
Newspapers  "Resident Killed in Mishap," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Nov 1962  Anthony Jurisa ; Logging Accident ; Sioux Lookout ; Lumber Camps ; Rosaire Grenier ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Miner Loses Arm 
Newspapers  "Miner Loses Arm," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Aug 1962, p. 1  Steep Rock Iron Mines ; Atikokan, ON ; P. McManmon Full text available on microfilm
Powderman Is Fatally Hurt In Hydro Blast 
Newspapers  "Powderman Is Fatally Hurt In Hydro Blast," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Feb 1948, p. 1  Leo Masterson ; Pine Portage Hydro Project ; Cameron Falls ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
4 Die In Central Pat Mine Blast 
Newspapers  "4 Die In Central Pat Mine Blast," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Oct 1947, p. 1  Mining Accidents ; Central Patricia Mine ; Underground Explosion ; Jack Campbell ; Clair David Mackie ; James McDonald ; L. Haatinen ; V. Brazeau ; F. McGrath ; J. Fedick Full text available on microfilm
Exhausted Men Toil For Hours To Save Lives 
Newspapers  "Exhausted Men Toil For Hours To Save Lives," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 10 Oct 1947, p. 1  Mining Accidents ; Central Patricia Mine ; Underground Explosion ; Jack Campbell ; Clair David Mackie ; James McDonald ; L. Haatinen ; V. Brazeau ; F. McGrath ; J. Fedick Full text available on microfilm
Charge Exploded By Lightning Bolt In Hydro Tunnel Near Terrace Bay 
Newspapers  "Charge Exploded By Lightning Bolt In Hydro Tunnel Near Terrace Bay," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Jun 1947, p. 1  Electrical Storms ; Terrace Bay, ON ; Hydro-Electric Power Development Project ; Aquasabon River ; Mike Pogora ; Gerald Purcell ; Louis Foran ; Garry McCauley ; William Sawka ; Hydro-Electric Power Commission ; Tunnel Explosion Full text available on microfilm
One Killed, Two Hurt At Mosher 
NewspapersText  "One Killed, Two Hurt At Mosher," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 8 Mar 1962, p. 1  Mosher Consolidated Mine ; Geraldton, ON ; Mining Accidents ; August Ukkola ; Ambrose Groulx ; Eino Liuska ; Falling rock Full text available on microfilm
Neck Broken By Crash Of Huge Timber 
Newspapers  "Neck Broken By Crash Of Huge Timber," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 31 Dec 1932, p. 1  Lumbering ; Keewatin Lumber Company ; Lumber Camps ; Brolius Mitkus ; Ignace, ON Full text available on microfilm
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