P.O. Box 29011, Thunder Bay, ON, P7B5K5

About our Association

Thunder Bay-Rainy River is a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 2004. It first elected a member in the 2006 Canadian federal election.

It was created in 2003 from parts of Kenora-Rainy River and Thunder Bay-Atikokan ridings.

Conservative Candidate for the Riding of Thunder Bay Rainy River

Linda Lydholm
Linda Rydholm - Current Candidate

Association Candidates

Previous Candidates of Record
Maureen Comuzzi-Stehmann 2015, 2011
Richard Neuman 2008
David Leskowski 2006, 2004

Since the amalgamation of the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada with the Canadian Alliance Party in 2004.

Latest Local & National News

The Thunder Bay – Rainy River Conservative Association is pleased to give you information and news regarding our local EDA and news related to the Conservative party of Canada. The posts below will give you a chance to stay up to date regarding what matters to you.

Updates from the Association

Linda Lydholm

Linda Rydholm Nominated as the Conservative Candidate

March 15, 2019

Linda Rydholm has been nominated as the Conservative Candidate for the riding of Thunder Bay-Rainy River. During her years of service on City Council, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and the School Board, Linda noticed that it would have been helpful to have an elected Conservative representative from this area – whether the Conservatives formed…

Rainy River Conservative - News

Policy Meeting, A.G.M. and Introduction of Federal Election Candidate

February 23, 2019

Tuesday, 26th February, 2019, beginning at 4:30 pm. Location: Thunder Bay Museum, 425 Donald St. E., Gallery All events will take place on the second floor. 4:30 pm. Local Policy and Constitution Meeting: Joanne Norlund-Carroll, Policy Chair and member of the National Policy Committee, will review local policy and constitutional amendments put forward for the…


AGM Announcement & Local Policy Meeting

January 15, 2019

Dear Members and Supporters: Two events are fast-approaching on Tuesday, 26th of February, 2019 – our local policy meeting (4:30 pm), and our Annual General Meeting (6:00 pm). Hot and cold food and beverages will be available after the policy meeting.

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NOTE: As of January 1, 2019, the maximum allowable contribution to a registered Canadian political party increases to $1,600 annually. Accordingly, we will now accept donations of this amount through our website. The maximum possible tax credit remains $650.00. For more information about donations and tax credits, please visit the CRA website and Elections Canada.

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