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: 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. TBDHU is committed to providing media with access to information about our services, programs and initiatives in a timely manner. Media requests from accredited media (representatives of a recognized media organization) are given priority.

Urgent after-hours inquiries can be made by calling the Thunder Bay Answering Service at (807) 624-1280.

August 27, 2014
August 27, 2014 - Today, the Food Action Network’s Community Garden Tour showcased seven local…
July 22, 2014
July 22, 2014 - With power outages being reported in the Greenstone area since yesterday, the…
June 20, 2014
June 20, 2014 - As the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) continues its food safety…
May 27, 2014
May 27, 2014 - Ontario is protecting young people from skin cancer through a new law that bans…
May 06, 2014
May 6, 2014 - Sudden unexpected death in infancy is one of the leading causes of death of infants…
May 02, 2014
May 2, 2014 - A new, locally-developed Toolkit gives Canadian communities step-by-step guidance on…
April 07, 2014
April 7, 2014 - Today, the TBDHU’s healthy schools team along with local elementary students, from…
March 20, 2014
March 20, 2014 - Belly button soup, berrylicious pancakes, presto pizza, hummus, and homemade corn…
March 04, 2014
March 4, 2014 - During the month of March, public health inspectors (PHIs) will be conducting an…
January 15, 2014
January 15, 2014 - The chair, vice chair and executive committee members of the Board of Health…