10 episodes

The highest homicide rate in the country. A mayor and his wife charged with extortion. A police chief put on trial for obstruction of justice. Nine tragic deaths of Indigenous teenagers.

Why does it all happen here?

Thunder Bay CANADALAND

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    • 4.8 • 975 Ratings

The highest homicide rate in the country. A mayor and his wife charged with extortion. A police chief put on trial for obstruction of justice. Nine tragic deaths of Indigenous teenagers.

Why does it all happen here?

    Trailer: Return to Thunder Bay

    Trailer: Return to Thunder Bay

    New stories from Thunder Bay. Coming November, 2020.

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    • 1 min
    Introducing: Cool Mules

    Introducing: Cool Mules

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    • 36 min
    Announcing Season 2

    Announcing Season 2

    Different city, different secrets. Help make season 2. Support us at

    • 4 min
    Introducing COMMONS: CRUDE

    Introducing COMMONS: CRUDE

    "I grew up in a place where I couldn't even breathe."

    • 23 min
    Chapter 5 - Burners

    Chapter 5 - Burners

    What if Thunder Bay isn't broken? What if it's working just as it's supposed to?

    • 28 min
    Chapter 4 - The Ruthless Game

    Chapter 4 - The Ruthless Game

    Agnew Johnston was a lawyer who represented the state against criminals. But he was a criminal himself, paying underage girls for sex. His defence? Everybody in Thunder Bay is doing it, so why are you picking on me? The story of a case that implicated...

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
975 Ratings

975 Ratings

oh da heel ,

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I live about two hours away from Duluth. The last time I seen those ships going under the lift bridge all I could think of is there was stolen native women and children on that boat.. excellent podcast, you should dig a little into Bemidji MN. One of the most racist towns in the state

184AB ,

Thunder Bay

This is an amazing podcast. I hope everyone listens to this. The parallels to here in the US are discouraging . Thank you.

Nole Con ,

Thank you for speaking up. Doing what I truly want to do but cannot.

I loved this podcast. I am a huge fan of investigative journalism. It shakes me to my core to hear people treat others this way, as if they are superior in some way. We took their home, I think everyone has forgotten that. Thank you for this. Ignorance is only bliss when you stop being a human.

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