Thunder Bay podcast about deaths of Indigenous youth to be adapted for TV

A true-crime podcast probing the deaths and disappearances of Indigenous youth in Thunder Bay, Ont., is set to be adapted for the small screen.

Northwood Entertainment and the producers of Canadaland's Thunder Bay are teaming up to develop the podcast into a TV drama series.

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