New Quints Museum renovation will make home 5x its size

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — The head of the Quints Museum Expansion Council says plans to create a “five times bigger” Quints home are going smoothly. “Construction started in October,” explains Expansion Council Head Susan O’Neill. “Marina Point has been adding an extension and our construction has coincided with that so […]

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Health Unit opens public poll to pick the next thing to shutdown

From: Philip St. George and Rooster Cogburn, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY — Having now ordered the closure of all publicly accessible snowmobile trails in the region at the recommendation of somebody, somewhere, the Health Unit is now entertaining new ban and shutdown ideas. “You gotta keep it fresh, you know?” says Assistant to the Regional Health […]

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North Bay residents delighted to receive free Epoch Times

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Citizens are being treated to an unexpected surprise in their mailbox this week: a free copy of The Epoch Times. The Epoch Times, which describes itself as “an award-winning global media outlet that offers important news coverage” but is instead a publication that creates fake sock […]

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North Bay closes roads, gives city workers flying cars

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Following the 28 day closure of all public ice rinks and sliding hills in the city, North Bay is now set to close all of the city’s streets. “We feel barring access to all of the roads is the next logical step in our lockdown,” explains City […]

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U-Haul themed U-Play Place™ setting up in North Bay

From: Philip St. George and Rooster Cogburn, thenorthbaybay.ca The newest offering from U-Haul won’t come in 10, 15, or 20 foot lengths – but it will come with an EZ-Load ramp. “You know, for wheelchair accessibility,” says U-Haul President Ulysses Hall. The North Bay U-Haul® U-Play Place™ is set to begin construction on Main St. […]

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Local wrestler does virtual wrestling match… by himself

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – The new round of lockdowns in Northern Ontario has been hard, but this North Bay native wants to make the best of any situation. “Virtual concerts are a thing; it’s as simple as someone sitting down with a guitar and just entertaining,” explains Dann Jarris, the […]

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