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Leith Dunick

Leith Dunick

A proud Nova Scotian who has called Thunder Bay home since 2002, Leith has been the editor of Thunder Bay Source for 16 years and has served a similar role with TBNewsWatch.com since its founding in 2009. An avid golfer, concertgoer and baseball fan, Leith is as versatile as they come, covering everything from local politics and sports to education and Indigenous issues.

Twitter: @LeithDunick

Recent Work by Leith

COVID-19 reported at St. Ignatius High School

COVID-19 reported at St. Ignatius High School

Classroom, school bus cohort affected by COVID case.
Sangha nets OT winner, Stars capture third straight

Sangha nets OT winner, Stars capture third straight

DRYDEN, Ont. -- Thunder Bay North Stars coach Rob DeGagne says Raj Sangha is a bit like a riverboat gambler. His latest bet that paid off on Saturday night.
Flyers legend Leach faced racism at the rink

Flyers legend Leach faced racism at the rink

Former Philadelphia star says he and other players of his era should have spoken up, glad to see Dryden's Truth and Reconciliation Game spread awareness of the issues Canada's Indigenous people are still facing today.

North Stars edge Miners on road

Nolan Desjardins scores twice to lead Thunder Bay to win over Red Lake.
Red River Road crash under investigation, intersection closed

Red River Road crash under investigation, intersection closed

Police have not yet revealed much information about the crash, including the extent or number of injuries that may have occurred.
Vikings win in HS football return

Vikings win in HS football return

Dylan Halls, Peter Burgess score red zone rushing touchdowns to lead Hammarskjold to 13-6 win over St. Ignatius.
Impala Canada to require full vaccination by Nov. 2

Impala Canada to require full vaccination by Nov. 2

Anyone entering the mine site as of the deadline must be fully vaccinated.
DriveTest backlog causing grief for Northern Ontario drivers

DriveTest backlog causing grief for Northern Ontario drivers

Casey Peever's G2 license expires on Dec. 31 and she cannot book an appointment in Thunder Bay because there are so few available.
Lac Des Iles Mine to require full vaccination by Nov. 2

Lac Des Iles Mine to require full vaccination by Nov. 2

Anyone entering the mine site as of Nov. 2 must be considered fully vaccinated.
Fatal crash closes highway near Dryden

Fatal crash closes highway near Dryden

One person dead, another suffered life-threatening injuries in crash near Dryden.