News

Members of newsrooms and media groups across the district:

If you would like to contact us about a media release, public health story or issue, or you would like to request an interview, please contact the Media Line via email or phone as these are the first points of service for news media requests:

  • MediaLine: (807) 625-8800; toll free at 1-888-294-6630, extension 8800. It is staffed from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Email: news@tbdhu.com. The email will be received by the communications team from 8:30 to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday, to ensure your request is seen in a timely manner.

Urgent after hours enquiries can be made by calling the Nurses' Registry at (807) 624-1280.

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February 22, 2018
Feb 22, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and The Walford located at 20 Pine Street, have…
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February 22, 2018
February 22, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak affecting Wilkes Terrace and the Chronic Care area of…
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February 15, 2018
February 15, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have declared an…
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February 06, 2018
February 6, 2018 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit is recommending that clients of two Thunder Bay…
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February 06, 2018
February 6, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have declared a…
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January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak at Jasper Place, located at 1200 Jasper Drive, has been…
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January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak at Roseview Manor, located at 99 Shuniah Street, has…
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January 29, 2018
January 29, 2018 - The respiratory outbreak affecting the following Resident Home Areas has been…
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January 25, 2018
January 25 -  The facility-wide Influenza A outbreak at The Walford, located at 20 Pine Street has…
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January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have extended the…
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January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak affecting the Medically Complex Services Unit (2 South…
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January 23, 2018
January 23, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak at Lakehead Manor, located at 135 Vickers Street South…
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January 19, 2018
January 19, 2018 -    Officials at the Health Unit and Hogarth Riverview Manor, located at 300 N.…
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January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have declared an…
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January 17, 2018
The chair, vice chair and executive committee members of the Board of Health were elected today…
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January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Roseview Manor, located at 99 Shuniah Street,…
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January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have extended the…
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January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have: •    declared a…
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January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak at Pinewood Court, located at 2625 Walsh Street East,…
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January 15, 2018
January 12, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Roseview Manor, located at 99 Shuniah Street,…
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January 15, 2018
January 15, 2018 - The Influenza A outbreak affecting the following Resident Home Areas of Hogarth…
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January 12, 2018
January 12, 2018 - The Health Unit is advising the public that carfentanil - a dangerous opioid -…
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January 11, 2018
January 10, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and The Walford, located at 20 Pine Street, have…
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January 10, 2018
January 10, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have confirmed that…
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January 10, 2018
January 10, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have declared an…
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January 10, 2018
January 10, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Lakehead Manor, located at 135 Vickers Street…
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January 09, 2018
January 9, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Hospital, located at 35 Algoma…
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January 08, 2018
January 6, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Lakehead Manor, located at 135 Vickers Street…
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January 08, 2018
January 7, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Hospital, located at 35 Algoma…
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January 05, 2018
January 5, 2018 - Officials at the Health Unit and Jasper Place, located at 1200 Jasper Drive, have…