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Doug Diaczuk

Doug Diaczuk

Doug Diaczuk is a reporter and award-winning author from Thunder Bay. He has a master’s degree in English from Lakehead University and has been working as a freelance and full-time reporter for more than seven years. His work has been published in Geist, SubTerrain, and Quill and Quire Magazine. Doug has been a member of the Tbnewswatch team since 2016 and covers stories relating to arts and entertainment, community events, health care, and court.

Twitter: @DougDiaczuk

Email
ddiaczuk@dougallmedia.com

Recent Work by Doug

Former Thunder Bay sawmill operator suing City of Thunder Bay over 2015 fire

Former Thunder Bay sawmill operator suing City of Thunder Bay over 2015 fire

Great West Timber lawsuit alleges municipality did not provide access to the water supply for fire suppression efforts
Former OPG stack comes crashing down

Former OPG stack comes crashing down

A controlled demolition of the 200-metre structure Thursday morning went 100 per cent as planned.
‘We are going to get more orders,’ Ford tells Thunder Bay rail coach workers during visit

‘We are going to get more orders,’ Ford tells Thunder Bay rail coach workers during visit

Premier provides encouraging words but scant details on future TTC, Metrolinx work
Demolition underway at former OPG generating station (10 photos)

Demolition underway at former OPG generating station (10 photos)

The demolition is expected to take place over the next two to three years with the main structures coming down late this year.
Thunder Bay Council moves to create new waterfront development committee

Thunder Bay Council moves to create new waterfront development committee

The committee will serve as a focal point for collecting new ideas on developing the remaining land along the waterfront.
Thunder Bay Bombardier plant to receive small streetcar order

Thunder Bay Bombardier plant to receive small streetcar order

Toronto Transit Commission votes on procurement of 13 streetcars
Heartbeat Hot Sauce ramps up production in new location

Heartbeat Hot Sauce ramps up production in new location

Thunder Bay company's new location allows for more warehouse space and a clean room for production
Thunder Bay Airport bracing for slower travel season this summer

Thunder Bay Airport bracing for slower travel season this summer

Thunder Bay International Airport officials say the effects of the pandemic will be felt for years, not weeks
New Bombardier contract will ‘bridge the gap’ to larger opportunities

New Bombardier contract will ‘bridge the gap’ to larger opportunities

An order for 28 BiLevel commuter rail cars for two U.S. transit authorities will provide continuity for 300 employees while the company works to secure larger contracts.
Northern economy will not open any sooner than rest of province: Ford

Northern economy will not open any sooner than rest of province: Ford

The prospect of reopening northern or rural parts of the provincial economy that have not been impacted as hard by COVID-19 is being ruled out by Ontario government.