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Honda Canada Inc. to resume cold weather testing in Thompson at new location

Honda Canada Inc. to resume cold weather testing in Thompson at new location

Honda Canada Inc. has subleased space from CMF Holdings at the old heliport facility of the former Canadian Helicopters Ltd. Burntwood Sea Plane Base site on Jasper Drive for cold weather testing.

Olympic torch relay touches down in Thompson

The Olympic torch for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics touched down in Thompson Nov.
Harold Smith appointed deputy mayor at city organizational meeting

Harold Smith appointed deputy mayor at city organizational meeting

A few changes were made in city council's structure at the City of Thompson's organizational meeting of council, held on Nov.
BREAKING NEWS! Day 9 and the Olympic Torch is in Thompson

BREAKING NEWS! Day 9 and the Olympic Torch is in Thompson

The Olympic torch has arrived in Thompson. At about 5:10 p.m., half an hour after sunset, the torch made its way west on Thompson Drive North, passing by R.D. Parker Collegiate.
Greyhound agrees to continue bus service - again

Greyhound agrees to continue bus service - again

Greyhound Canada and the Province of Manitoba announced Oct.

City officials work against NIMBY syndrome

The Thompson Neighbourhood Renewal Corporation (TNRC) and the Manitoba Housing and Renewal Corporation (MHRC) hosted a teleforum called "A Municipal Guide to Responding to NIMBY" for city and public officials on Oct. 27.

Gail Morberg donates $100,000 to A Port in the Storm

Former Thompson resident Gail Morberg, who used to own Calm Air, has donated $100,000 to A Port in the Storm, a project that is looking to develop affordable housing for Northern and rural people who need to stay in Winnipeg for extended health care.

Using a City of Thompson-issued BlackBerry? Be careful who you text

If you're employed by the City of Thompson, you can use your corporate e-mail account for "occasional personal use," but you better not be using it, or a city-owned BlackBerry, for accessing online porn, playing games, or updating your status at work
Thompson Public Library to stay put where it is

Thompson Public Library to stay put where it is

The Thompson Public Library will be staying at the 81 Thompson Dr. N. location it has been located at it since it moved there as a Centennial project in 1967.

Lafreniere opposed to second waste disposal cart plan passed by council.

City council, after some debate, has approved a bylaw change to allow residents in the City of Thompson to obtain a second waste cart under council's strategic and solid waste plan.
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